Education and its opportunities have long been constrained by the practical necessities of our lives. They have been bound by time, location, and the extrinsically-imposed demand that we subjugate ourselves to servile labor in order to earn a paycheck and provide for our material wants and needs. The Lyceum Institute is here to change that: by utilizing the digital technology now always at our fingertips, we are building a community dedicated not only to continual, lifelong learning, but to building better intellectual habits.
This is not a set or limited program, a course, a certification process, nor simply a place to find content for passive consumption, but rather something to become a part of one’s life: a digital medium that directs one towards the development of perfective human habits.
Our environment gives every member the chance to study in close, personal settings with real scholars: not mere experts in particular fields of study, but those who live an intellectual life that seeks out wisdom in daily practice. As a community, everyone is encouraged to engage with everyone else in honest, open, charitable, and fruitful discussion that pursues the truth: whether one is a novice or well-read, a neophyte in philosophy or a PhD, the Lyceum Institute offers a place to further those interests and advance not only in learning, but understanding. Ours is a community dedicated to revitalizing virtue, through speculative discovery and resolution extending into moral practice.
We encourage the asking of questions both in the quaestiones disputatae program, as well as through colloquia and symposia. Too often, education has focused on providing solutions to problems: leading to an inability to form and ask intelligent and searching questions.
We emphasize the archivality of the digital paradigm, not only running several seminars per year, but making the lecture component of those seminars available to all members a month after the seminar concludes—and also provide open source and shareable resources.
- (or $10.50/mo)
- -Access to Core Programs
- -Latin Study
- -Lecture and Resource Archives
- -Discounts on Seminars
- and more!
- (or $30.00/mo)
- -Everything in Basic, plus:
- -Advanced Research Resources
- -Includes Three (3) Seminars
- -Discounts on further Seminars
- and more!
- (or $60.00/mo)
- -Everything in Advanced, plus:
- -Includes Eight (8) Seminars
- -Two user licenses
- and more!
Beginning the week of June 6, all Lyceum Institute members will have access to a 10-week course in the Art of Rhetoric. Discussion sessions will be held twice per week: Mondays at 6:00–6:45pm and Thursdays at 12:00–12:45pm (subject to change). Each week there will be an assigned reading, relevant practice, and brief lecture. Discussion sessions…
On 14 May 2022 at 2pm ET (check event times around the world here), Dr. Matthew Minerd will present on “Ens Intentionale and Ens ut Verum: Traveling with John Deely Beyond Non-Being”. A Ruthenian Catholic, husband, and father, Dr. Minerd is a professor of philosophy and moral theology at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Byzantine Catholic…
On Saturday 14 May 2022, at 11am ET (check event times around the world here), Anna Maria Lorusso will present on “Umberto Eco and the Semiotic Quest for Truth”. After Dr. Lorusso graduated in Philosophy with a dissertation in Semiotics, in Bologna, she completed her doctoral research in Semiotics, under the supervision of Umberto Eco.…