Once the center of Western culture, the University has lost its way. For centuries, it was a force both stabilizing and civilizing, training young minds to discover the perennial truths by which they were elevated above the merely material concerns of our baser nature. The University was a center of wisdom, guiding us to the principles by which we ought all to live.
Today, however, we observe a culture in decay, and the root cause is the University itself… [read more]
The universities have abandoned the pursuit of wisdom for that of skills, for profits, for worldly success, for the latest ideological fashions. What they have abandoned, we will reclaim.
The past two years have seen the Lyceum Institute continue to grow, develop, and has resulted in excellent work being done by our Faculty Fellows. As our members and friends alike know, the Lyceum has not only already accomplished a great deal, but has the potential to do much more. While money makes nothing happen of itself, it does help to remove some impediments for those striving to realize that potential.
And so, this summer, from June through August, we are ambitiously striving to raise $10,000. We would be enduringly grateful to anyone who helps us reach that goal—or even just to reach towards it. As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on the generous donations of supporters like yourself.
Support the Lyceum Institute in providing access to perennial truths for the digital age and fostering a love and pursuit of wisdom through a community dedicated to bettering our philosophical habits.