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Submit your best unpublished work or works of short fiction to be considered for September’s special fiction edition of the Bulletin.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.
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.
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.
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Annual Gathering 2019: Mensa Rising
The largest yearly confab of Mensans anywhere, the American Mensa Annual Gathering, started as a small, two-day meet-and-greet at the New York Belmont in 1963. Now the event spans five days and features a sprawl of talks, games, and entertainment unlike any other.
Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with your friends in Columbus Area Mensa! There will be two speaker tracks, games, tournaments, and great hospitality food. Registration includes meals, snacks, beverages (adult and soft), and a hotel-catered Saturday dinner. Checkout the website for updates!
North Dakota Mensa’s FoRGe North
North Dakota Mensa invites you to join us for FoRGe North, our 14th RG! The event will take place in historic Grand Forks, and the program includes visits to museums, historic sites, a vineyard with private wine tasting, a Cold War missile silo tour, and much more!