The Education Department at TMC will be hosting two free GRE preparation workshops in December. The GRE is not required for all applicants, however TMC will offer their expertise to those that will be required to take the exam. Interested candidates can explore TMC’s admission criteria or contact TMC directly for guidance. To ask a question or RSVP, contact Judy Bautista at 859-341-4554.
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
RSVP for directions to the Center for Adult and professional Education
Thomas More College’s Creative Writing Vision Program invites you to take a creative break from the bustle of the holiday season with acclaimed author and poet George Ella Lyon. Join us at Joseph Beth Booksellers in Crestview Hills, Ky., on Sunday, December 2 at 4 p.m. as George Ella Lyon reads selections from her young adult novel Holding on to Zoe and other books. This free reading will be followed by conversation and a book signing. On Monday, December 3 at 7 p.m. Ms. Lyon will speak about poetry and the writing life, and offer an opportunity to start a poem of your own in the Cincinnati Public Library’s Popular Library Reading Lounge, downtown Cincinnati.
With over forty books published and awarded, George Ella Lyon’s work speaks to a broad audience but often features her native Kentucky heritage. Recent books include the young adult novel, Holding on to Zoe, her poetry collection, She Let Herself Go and a re-release of the popular anthology, A Kentucky Christmas. Lyon has published various picture books over the years, including the recent titles No Dessert Forever! and When You Get Little and I Get Big.
These events are part of the Appalachian Writers Series, presented in partnership with Thomas More College, Joseph Beth Booksellers, the Urban Appalachian Council and the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. Funded in part by the Ohio Arts Council and John A Schroth Family Charitable Trust, PNC Bank, Trustee.
Even scholars at Thomas More College have never seen the Bible like this.
A Heritage Edition of Pentateuch, the first five books of the Bible’s Old Testament, and 10 illuminated pages from other volumes of The Saint John’s Bible were unveiled at the college’s Eva G. Farris Art Gallery at noon Nov. 12. (Read More)
Thomas More College’s theatre department presents The 39 Steps November 16, 17, 18, 23, 24 and 25. Evening performances will be held at 7 p.m. and Sunday matinees will be held at 2 p.m. The student-produced performance is written by Patrick Barlow and is directed by TMC senior Adriana Fitch.
The 39 Steps is a rousing comic interpretation of the Alfred Hitchcock film of the same title. It follows the adventures of Richard Hannay as he’s dragged into a shadowy game of spies and secrets. Performances will be held at the Thomas More College theatre at 333 Thomas More Parkway in Crestview Hills, Ky. General admission tickets are $10. For more information, contact Jim Nelson at email@example.com or (859) 344-3421 or Alana Ghent at firstname.lastname@example.org or (859) 344-3664. Tickets can be purchased online at www.thomasmore.edu/theatre.
The Presidents’ Athletic Conference may soon need to be renamed as the Saints’ Athletic Conference.
Thomas More College has dominated the fall sports season. The Saints recently won the PAC championships in men’s soccer, women’s soccer, and volleyball. Each team now advances to the NCAA tournament to represent Thomas More and the PAC on a national stage. (Read More)
In the Middle Ages, monasteries of Benedictine monks worked prayerfully writing and drawing manuscripts of the Bible called illuminations.
For the first time in 500 years, Benedictine monks have commissioned a new illumination, and beginning this month, a heritage edition of this new illumination – the St. John’s Bible – will be on display at Thomas More College in Crestview Hills, Ky. (Read more)