Lunch Speaker John Muresianu

February 8, 2017
John Muresianu 2/8/17


Lunch Speaker February 8th: John Muresianu

Adams House Conservatory 1:00 p.m. ALL ARE WELCOME!!


Education is the Civil Rights Issue of Our Time and Some Ideas on What To Do About It

John Muresianu Harvard University, AB, 1974, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, French and Spanish History and Literature

PhD, 1982, History of American Civilization.

Institut d’etudes politiques, Paris, 1974-5

Universidad de Madrid, 1970


Assistant Professor of History, Knox College, 1982-1984

Currency Trader, Bank of Boston, 1984-1986

Analyst and portfolio manager, Fidelity Investments, 1986-2002

CEO, Lyceum Capital, 2002-2005

CEO, Maple Grove Advisors, 2009- Present

Berkman Fellow, Harvard Law School, 2009-2010

Instructor, Harvard Extension School, 2010-2011

Consultant Division of Social Sciences, Harvard, 2010

Member, Adams House Senior Common Room, 2008-Present

Organizer, Adams House What Matters Table, 2009 to present



 War of Ideas: American Intellectuals and the World Crisis, 1938-1945 (Garland, 1984)

“Towards A New Moral History,” The History Teacher, 1984

“A Common Sense Guide to Section Teaching at Harvard,” 1982


Author (distributed not formally published)

"Cracking the General Education Code: Notes from an Extended Sabbatical, 1984-2007" (2007)
"The Joy of World Citizenship: A Practical Guide to a Critical Discipline," (2007)



The Thinking Citizen: A Seven Step Guide to the 2020 Election 


Work in Progress:

"Reimagining Education: Seven Tools, Seven Disciplines, Seven Joys" (a website)

"What Matters Forum: where serious is cool" (a website)

Education First Party - to be launched within next month is the plan

US Senate 2018 Campaign (expected if no one else steps up to the plate)