Author: Sparrow

May
19

Exciting News About Mythmoot IX: Remaking Myth 

By Bronwyn Rivera. We are pleased to announce that from June 23-26, Mythmoot IX: Remaking Myth will be held at the Washington Dulles Airport Marriott (located less than one mile from Dulles Airport in Virginia). All in-person attendees are required to register no later than Thursday, June 9th, and the venue will honor many food […]

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May
04

Writer’s Forge Embraces Expanded Mission

Do you need an outside reader to check your writing? Experienced scholars, undergraduate beginners, engineers who find themselves writing grant proposals, and creative writers of all stripes can find professional, thorough writing coaches at Writer’s Forge. Whoever you are, from any institution or none at all, you are welcome to hire Signum University’s Wordsmiths for […]

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Apr
25

Six Months in SPACE!

Celebrate with us six wonderful months of fun in Signum SPACE! When setting out on an academic expedition, learners can easily feel daunted by the countless areas of study there are to choose from. The SPACE program at Signum University is here to guide students through the vast academic frontier, providing opportunities to enjoy focused […]

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Apr
21

Summer ’22 Course Schedule

We are pleased to announce that our Summer 2022 schedule is confirmed! These sections are pretty much locked in; we will only open new sections when/if enough new registrations come in. If you have any scheduling concerns please contact [email protected] or email the Curriculum Coordinator at [email protected] All times are listed in EDT, and don’t […]

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Mar
28

Mining through the Margins: Introducing Digital Text for Summer 2022 

By Bronwyn Rivera.   Elves never grin. Not in Tolkien’s universe, anyway. Grinning is reserved for humans, hobbits, and orcs. The elves prefer to smile. Herman Melville prefaces his magnum opus, Moby Dick, with an etymological breakdown of the word “whale” in thirteen different languages. If you want to figure out how many times “tomorrow” […]

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Mar
01

A Community of Learners

by Alexandria Miracola Have you been searching for an online university that provides a wide variety of opportunities to connect with fellow students? If so, we here at Signum University are pleased to report that your search has come to an end. Whether students hope to find community online or at in-person events (or a […]

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Feb
07

Learn What You Love!

We’re not here for chocolates, cards, and romance.  What about the Big Three: Philosophy, the love of wisdom,  Philology, the love of words, and Philomathy, the love of learning? A family takes Latin SPACE courses together.  A Master’s program student invited his mum to join him in a Germanic Philology course — and now she’s […]

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Jan
03

Innovative Library for the New Millennium

by Alexandria Miracola.    Book lovers the world over know the particular sense of wonder that can only captivate a person as they walk through the doors of a library. Whole worlds of knowledge await them, and they are the adventurer tasked with uncovering these hidden treasures. While one could understandably assume removing the physical […]

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Dec
01

Of Kaleidoscopes and Kings: The Return of King Arthur for Spring 2022

By Bronwyn Rivera How do you define a hero? What does it mean to identify someone as strong or chivalrous in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries? How are authors addressing issues relevant to history, culture, and their individual interests? (And while we’re at it, how do kaleidoscopes have anything in common with kings?) These […]

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Nov
29

Goldberry Comes to Signum U!

Friends, registration is open for the Spring 2022 term in the MA and Graduate diploma programs.  When you follow this link, you can look over courses and click on “Register Now” to be introduced to Goldberry, our brand new registration system. Goldberry is intuitive and easy to use!  Simply log in with your @SignumU student […]

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