American Mensa Newsroom

December 18, 2014
LAST MINUTE HOLIDAY GIFT IDEAS FROM AMERICAN MENSA

The American Mensa 2014 Holiday Gift Guide provides unique gift ideas for those last-minute gift exchanges. And in the spirit of giving, Mensa is giving the gift of free prior test score reviews until Dec. 31, 2014.

October 16, 2014
MENSA MEMBERS RANK THEIR TOP 10 HALLOWEEN FILMS — HITCHCOCK SLAYS THE COMPETITION

Zombies, a momma’s boy, and a crazed author each secured a spot in American Mensa’s top 10 Halloween films, just in time for the bewitching holiday.

October 13, 2014
MENSA ASKS “WHAT IS THE BEST ALBUM ART?”

For the past five years, American Mensa has created the ultimate face-off in its bracket challenge. Just like NCAA basketball tournaments, the Mensa Bracket Challenge starts with four regions, each seeded 1 through 16 with the lower numbers more highly regarded. Past subjects included toys, heroes and inventions.

September 26, 2014
MENSA CELEBRATES ITS INCEPTION THIS OCTOBER

American Mensa is inviting people to take the official admissions test for just $20. Currently, there are 140 test sessions scheduled in October across the United States.

September 16, 2014
MENSA MEMBERS RANK THEIR TOP 10 SIMPSONS CHARACTERS

We asked our membership to rank their favorite characters from the longest-running scripted show in television history.

August 8, 2014
Mensans Top-10 Favorite Children’s Books, Ranked

School is almost back in session and to celebrate, American Mensa has selected its top 10 children’s books that every child should read.

July 31, 2014
MENSA FOUNDATION HONORS BOSTON DOCTOR
MENSA FOUNDATION  HONORS BOSTON DOCTOR

The Mensa Education & Research Foundation has named Dr. Jessica Reyes of Boston, Mass., the recipient of the 2014 Laura Joyner Award.

July 31, 2014
NEW YORK RESIDENT HONORED BY THE MENSA FOUNDATION
NEW YORK RESIDENT HONORED  BY THE MENSA FOUNDATION

Mensa member recognized for his creativity

July 31, 2014
LINCOLN RESIDENT ELECTED TO MENSA FOUNDATION BOARD

Jane Hanson selected as Foundation Trustee

July 30, 2014
MINNETONKA RESIDENT ELECTED TO MENSA FOUNDATION BOARD

Joan Hiller selected as Foundation Trustee

July 14, 2014
MENSA MEMBERS RANK THEIR TOP 10 VIDEO GAMES

Members Pick Atari Classic

June 27, 2014
ANNUAL MENSA EVENT COMES TO BOSTON, JULY 2-6

Public invited to test for membership in high I.Q. organization.  

June 26, 2014
THE MENSA FOUNDATION INVESTIGATES CRIME SCENE INTELLIGENCE

The Mensa Education & Research Foundation will host its most popular colloquium yet, “Colloquium 2014: Crime Scene Intelligence,” on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at the Sheraton Boston in Boston, Mass. from 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

June 23, 2014
MENSA AND MATCH.COM ARE DATING
MENSA AND MATCH.COM ARE DATING
High IQ Organization and Relationship Giant Develop Partnership for Members
April 21, 2014
2014 Mensa Mind Games® Winners Announced
2014 MENSA MIND GAMES® WINNERS ANNOUNCED
Five board games earn Mensa Select® status at the 2014 Mensa Mind Games.
April 10, 2014
American Mensa members selected their top 10 national parks in conjunction with National Park Week.
MENSA MEMBERS RANK THEIR TOP 10 NATIONAL PARKS

American Mensa members selected their top 10 national parks in conjunction with National Park Week.

April 4, 2014
MENSA HEADS TO AUSTIN FOR ANNUAL MIND GAMES COMPETITION
MENSA HEADS TO AUSTIN FOR ANNUAL MIND GAMES COMPETITION

High IQ Group To Play and Judge New Board Games for 40 Straight Hours

March 13, 2014
MENSA MAKES MR. PEABODY THEIR TOP DOG WITH HONORARY MEMBERSHIP
MENSA MAKES MR. PEABODY THEIR TOP DOG  WITH HONORARY MEMBERSHIP

American Mensa, the high IQ organization, presented Mr. Peabody with an honorary Mensa membership at the premiere of the animated film, “Mr. Peabody & Sherman.”

March 7, 2014
MENSA MEMBERS RANK THEIR TOP 10 AMUSEMENT PARKS

Just in time for spring break, American Mensa has selected the top 10 amusement parks in the country. Mickey Mouse and friends lead the top of the survey.

February 20, 2014
MENSA MEMBERS PICK OSCAR ® FAVORITES AND WINNERS “American Hustle” and “Dallas Buyers Club” among favorites

Movies rank highly as a favorite pastime for members of American Mensa, the high IQ organization. With Oscar season upon us, American Mensa recently polled a random selection of its members for their predictions of who will ultimately take home the statue in six major Academy Awards categories, as well as their favorite picks.