On Wednesday, 9 December at 7 pm, the Christopher Dawson Society for the Study of Faith and Reason will discuss the historical debates surrounding sacraments is and whether marriage qualifies as one. […]
On Sunday, December 6 at 7PM the Alexander Hamilton Institute 21 West Park Row the Publius Societywill hold a lively discussion about conservatism open to all students, faculty, and citizens. AHI Undergraduate Fellows Woodger Faugas and Adam Vorchheimer will spark the discussion with brief presentations about the essays by Sam Tanenhaus and James Piereson linked [...]
The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce the opening of competition for the second annual E. M. Bakwin Fellowship. Mr. Bakwin, a graduate of Hamilton College (1950) and the University of Chicago (1961), served as Chairman of the Board of MB Financial Bank in Chicago. […]
On Wednesday, 2 December at 11:45 am, the Alexander Hamilton Institute will host a Leadership Luncheon featuring Professor Michael Rizzo, Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Rochester. Professor Rizzo will converse with the AHI's undergraduate fellows on the various meanings and implications of "sustainability."
In his 1956 essay “The Challenge of Secularism,” the English historian Christopher Dawson notes how the “consciously anti-religious ideology” of Communist education—an education that effectively works to eradicate religious faith from the entire populace—“is only completing the work that the liberal state began.” […]
On 30 October, AHI co-founder Douglas Ambrose participated in an NEH-sponsored faculty development initiative at CUNY’s Hostos Community College in the South Bronx. The initiative’s “goal is to promote the study of the humanities through workshops and seminars centered on the theme of ‘conflict and dialogue.’” […]
Professor Michael Rizzo, an economist at the University of Rochester, has joined the AHI as a senior fellow. A 1996 graduate, magna cum laude, of Amherst College, Professor Rizzo received his M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from Cornell University. […]