Great Hall

The Great Hall, on the second floor of Peterson Student Center, is the largest gathering space on campus. It is the central hub for major lectures, concerts, dances, and theater productions. The expansive northeast side windows and balcony offer stunning views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

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1160 Camino de Cruz Blanca, Santa Fe, NM 87505

The Great Hall, on the second floor of Peterson Student Center, is the largest gathering space on campus. It is the central hub for major lectures, concerts, dances, and theater productions. The expansive northeast side windows and balcony offer stunning views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

Upcoming Events (6)

A Poetry Reading by Rita Dove

Fri, Feb 17, 2023 7pm

A Lecture by Poet Rita Dove Steiner Memorial Lecturer Friday, February 17, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall Rita Dove reads a selection of her poetry, with commentary. Rita Dove won the...

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"Machiavelli: A Good Teacher of Goodness" A Steiner Lecture by Maurizio Viroli

Fri, Mar 31, 2023 7pm

“Machiavelli’s Goodness” A Lecture by Maurizio Viroli, Princeton University Friday, March 31, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall This is a Steiner Memorial lecture Against current scholarly trend that...

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"The Concept of Truth in the Book of Genesis" A Lecture by Phil LeCuyer

Fri, Apr 14, 2023 7pm

“The Concept of Truth in the Book of Genesis” A Lecture by Phil LeCuyer, St. John’s College, Santa Fe Friday, April 14, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall This lecture is part of the Carol J. Worrell annual...

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A Rohrbach Lecture by Stephanie Jamison

Fri, Apr 21, 2023 7pm

A Lecture by Stephanie Jamison, University of California Los Angeles Friday, April 21, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall This lecture is part of the annual Rohrbach Lecture Series Join Stephanie Jamison...

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"Sounding Alarm (circa 1850)" A Lecture by Alexander Rehding

Fri, Feb 3, 2023 7pm

“Sounding Alarm (circa 1850)” A Lecture by Alexander Rehding, Harvard University Friday, February 3, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall The nineteenth century was a time of progress but also of crisis –...

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"Understanding understanding" A Lecture by Peter Pesic

Fri, Jan 27, 2023 7pm

“Understanding, understanding” A Lecture by Peter Pesic, Musician-in-Residence, St. John’s College Friday, January 27, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall Join St. John’s College, Santa Fe’s...

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A Musical Performance by Frisson Ensemble

Fri, Jan 20, 2023 7pm

A Musical Performance by Frisson Ensemble Friday, January 20, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall Marika Bournaki (Piano), Rachel Lee Priday (Violin), Aria Cheregosha (Viola), Julian Schwarz (Cello), Tom...

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“War and Beefs: Gang Violence in the Illiad” A Lecture by Jill Leovy

Fri, Dec 2, 2022 7pm

“War and Beefs: Gang Violence in The Illiad” Jill Leovy, University of Southern California Friday, December 2, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall The Iliad supplies a detailed and recognizable description...

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“Petrarch's Climb and the Crisis of the New” - David McDonald

Fri, Nov 18, 2022 7pm

“Petrarch's Climb and the Crisis of the New” David McDonald, Tutor St. John’s College, Santa Fe Friday, November 18, 7:00 p.m., Great Hall Join us for a lecture by tutor David McDonald on...

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One of these days I will figure out how to hear these live...but not as of yet. :-(