Harrison Middleton University believes that the study of the liberal arts is both timeless and timely because it focuses on the persisting questions of human existence and bears directly on the problems we face today. At a time when more and more adults are recognizing the benefits of lifelong learning, the Great Books of the Western World provides the medium in which to search for fundamental knowledge and unifying ideas.
Harrison Middleton University is a great books, great ideas, great conversations, distance learning university that offers undergraduate and graduate education in the humanities with concentrations in imaginative literature, natural science, philosophy and religion, and social science.
Harrison Middleton University promotes student-faculty scholarship through research, discussion, and the development of collaborative publications.
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Upcoming Event: Please join us for the next Quarterly Discussion scheduled for Thursday, October 23rd and Saturday, October 25th, 2014. The October Quarterly Discussions will focus on Philosophy and Religion. The readings for these discussions will be provided. If you are interested in participating in either of these discussions or would like more information please email Alissa Simon(firstname.lastname@example.org).
HMU: Dialogues: Harrison Middleton University’s bi-annual publication shares information about student graduations and publications, and celebrates student, faculty, and staff achievements! Click here to read the current edition of HMU: Dialogues.
HMU News: Please join HMU tutors and staff in congratulating Jennifer Colleen Pearce-Stokes on successfully earning her Master of Arts in Humanities! For her applied project in partial fulfillment of her Master of Arts in Humanities program requirement, she submitted a series of fairy tales titled “Plato’s Tales.” We wish Jennifer Pearce-Stokes all the best in her future endeavors!
Classical Pursuits Upcoming Events: Thoughtful Vacations for Inquiring Adults with The world's best literature, art and music as our guides (www.classicalpursuits.com/travel-pursuits/)
Isle of Awe
Iceland – Reykjavik and other towns
August 30 – September 8, 2014 (9 nights)
PO’BOYS AND NAUGHTY GIRLS IN N’AWLINS
The land of dreamy dreams that defies “objective” reality
New Orleans, Louisiana
October 7 – 14, 2014 (7 nights)
Great Books Events & Regional Councils
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HMU Press Release: Harrison Middleton University earned continued accreditation from the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC - www.detc.org). At its January 11, 2013 meeting, the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council approved continued accreditation, with no conditions, of Harrison Middleton University through January 2018. Please take time to read the Press Release.
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