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Introducing the Writer’s Forge

This fall, Signum University is debuting a new service to our community: a writing lab dubbed The Writer’s Forge. This program will pair students with faculty tutors to provide constructive critique on academic writings. In creating this program, Signum aims to provide access to affordable tutoring for current MA students, auditors, and community members at […]

Signum Moves Digital Campus to Google Classrooms

If you did not take a course this summer, you may have missed the big news: Signum University has changed its digital campus platform! Starting with the  Fall 2017 semester, Signum students will no longer use Moodle to access class materials, discussion forums, live lecture links, and recorded lecture archives. In its place, Signum is […]

Announcing Fall 2017 Registration Opening & Tuition Changes

Signum University is pleased to announce that registration for the Fall 2017 semester is now open. You can access the registration form directly, or select the “Register for Fall 2017” button on any of the individual course pages being offered in the upcoming semester. This fall, we are offering seven courses for credit in our MA […]

Announcing Anytime Audits

Signum University is proud to announce a new feature: Anytime Auditing! This is a brand new way of allowing people to access to our graduate-level courses whenever they like.  For those of you who have been around for a while, this replaces the old Course Pack system – and is even better! Anytime Auditors will be added to a special section […]

Signum University Board Opening

The Signum University Board, Signum’s governing body, currently has an opening for a new at-large member. According to the university’s bylaws, these seats require a public call for self-nominations. Take the time to consider whether you might want to serve in this capacity, or whether someone you know could use a nudge to consider putting […]

Signum Teams with Local Libraries This Summer for the Hobbit Immersion Camp

What’s even better than a second breakfast? What Signum is serving up this summer! For two weeks from July 10 through July 21, Signum University will be partnering with local libraries around the country to present the Hobbit Immersion Camp for kids ages 10 – 13. This free (yes, free!) program is designed to provide […]

Preliminary Mythmoot Program Now Available!

Are you excited for Mythmoot? Have you been waiting to see what what all is going to happen? If so, then wait your wait is now over! The Signum University Events Team has been hard at work to craft a fun-filled weekend to make Mythmoot IV: Invoking Wonder… the one Mythmoot conference to rule them all! Err…something […]

Explore “The Lord of the Rings” – On Location

On January 3, 2017, Professor Tolkien’s 125th birthday, Signum University and The Mythgard Institute are launching an innovative new program called “Exploring The Lord of the Rings.” In this series, Signum founder and president Dr. Corey Olsen, aka The Tolkien Professor, will teach a detailed, chapter-by-chapter course on The Lord of the Rings – in Middle-earth! The sessions will […]

Registration Changes for Spring 2017

Signum University is growing, and over the last several months the Registration Team, led by the fearless Dr. Corey Olsen, have been customizing a new digital campus management system to accommodate our expansion. Sycamore Campus will streamline many of the functions typically hidden behind the curtain, including management of student profiles, access to grades/transcripts, billing, etc. […]

Are you ready for Mythmoot IV?

“It is the mark of a good fairy-story, of the higher or more complete kind, that however wild its events, however fantastic or terrible the adventures, it can give to child or man that hears it, when the “turn” comes, a catch of the breath, a beat and lifting of the heart, near to (or […]