It began with my sixth great grandfather, once a deputy sheriff of Frederick County. There, during the American Revolution, he formed and outfitted a militia company to support the war effort. Almost 250 years later, in August, our story came full circle with my visit to a grave in the French capital containing soil from Bunker Hill.
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Three hundred Mensans and their guests — tabletop enthusiasts all — travel cross-country to review the year’s best new-to-market board games. Just five are awarded the coveted Mensa Select® seal. See which games made the cut.
Our bond forms so tightly that it’s fundamental — a quantum interaction. Over space and time, we are always together, somewhere in the multiverse.
Like the brain, studying human intelligence can be curious, particularly when it comes to correlating quantitative measurements with specific biological factors. That is what makes so impressive the research of Dr. Aron K. Barbey, winner of the 2019 Mensa Foundation Prize.
Submit your best unpublished work or works of short fiction to be considered for September’s special fiction edition of the Bulletin.
A Mensan since age 6, there’s not much that Rodrigo Medinilla can’t do. From spelling bee champion to robotics team medalist, his thirst for knowledge and growing list of talents are truly limitless.
The art of photography is an area where Mensans from more than 50 countries with different languages, customs, and traditions can converge with a single, visual language.
Creating an educational toy that’s both useful as a teaching tool for educators and still fun for kids is no easy task. But Mensan Kelly Recinos enjoys a good challenge.
An annual tradition since 1990, Mind Games is a four-day board-game-judging marathon, during which the year’s five best new-to-market tabletop games are chosen and awarded the coveted Mensa Select® seal. Join hundreds of tabletop fanatics for a long weekend of around-the-clock board gaming.
This one-day educational symposium provides a forum to explore, debate, and evaluate a major issue of long-range importance to society. Colloquium 2019 will explore thee inherent intertwine of privacy rights and information technology, the balance between personal privacy and public security, and what privacy looks like in the 21st century.
The largest yearly confab of Mensans anywhere, this event spans five days and features a sprawl of talks, games, and entertainment unlike any other. In Phoenix, you can beat the heat with the company of cool people, exciting tours, and a dizzying array of fascinating programs and special events.
Regional & Local
SynRG 2019: The Building Blocks of Life
Gulf Coast Mensa is thrilled to present our 2019 Regional Gathering: The Building Blocks of Life!
May 25 - June 1
Dive into 10 program tracks of active sports at San Francisco Regional Mensa’s Cancun Splash, May 25 - June 1! Try water skiing, sailing, windsurfing, and more.
High Seas Regional Gathering
May 30 - June 3
Get ready to party as Tampa Bay Mensa takes to the high seas! Relax with your fellow M's and enjoy all the amenities of a cruise as we travel from Tampa to Cozumel (and back) onboard Carnival's Paradise!