Events


Convocation, 11 June

Please join us in celebrating the graduation of one of our degree students, Alexis Iversen, on the 11th of June from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

We will be celebrating our community of lifelong learners via a Zoom webinar that features guest speakers, a roundtable of graduates from years past, and reflections from our newest graduate. The event is free and registration is required.

REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR HERE

5:30 to 6:00:
Welcome
A word from the Executive Director
A history of the Thomas More Institute

6:00 to 6:30: Roundtable with past graduates

6:30 to 6:45:
Introduction of new Manager of Academic Affairs
Degree awarded to new graduate
A history of mentorship at TMI

6:45 to 7:00: Convocation speech from 2021 graduate, Alexis Iversen

7:00: Close

Book Circle 2021

Did you take part in our Zoom Book Circle during summer 2020? We are back with more meetings in the new year! The Book Circle focuses on a different author each meeting, exploring the questions and themes that arise through their oeuvres. 

You can attend any or all of the meetings, which will occur on the last Wednesday of January, February, March, June, July, and August 2021, from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

TMI volunteers Munirah Amra and Linda Schwartz will be coordinating the Book Circle. The meetings will take place on Zoom, free of charge. Registration is required, and there will be limited spaces per meeting, so don’t wait too long before reserving your spot!

Click on the dates below to register for each meeting separately.

#1: Colum McCann, 27 January
#2: Louise Erdrich, 24 February
#3: Deon Meyer, 31 March
#4: Lisa Moore, 30 June
#5: Orhan Pamuk, 28 July
#6: George Eliot, 25 August