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Established in 1946 to study the Latin theology of medieval Europe, the Medieval Institute is the oldest and largest center in the United States dedicated to the study and teaching of all aspects medieval culture. Your gift will allow the Medieval Institute to continue the outstanding work of its faculty and students.

Working Groups

Each year the Medieval Institute sponsors Working Groups, an opportunity for faculty fellows and graduate students to investigate a topic relating to shared research interests. Get to know our Working Groups.

Alumni Spotlight

Our Spring 2019 Spotlight features Rachel Koopmans (Ph.D. '01), Associate Professor of History and Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. Her recent work on the stained glass of Canterbury Cathedral has earned her national attention in the United Kingdom and beyond.

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Omnia disce. Videbis postea nihil esse superfluum. (Learn everything, and you will see afterward that nothing is superfluous.)

Hugh of St. Victor (d. 1141), Didascalicon 6.3