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Paquette Publishes Op-Ed on Liberal Arts

John Leo, a distinguished journalist who for 17 years published a syndicated column "On Society"… Read Article >>

AHI Hosts Carla Main on October 24

Carla Main, lawyer and journalist, author of the prizewinning bookBulldozed (Encounter Books, 2007), a riveting… Read Article >>

Shain to Speak on Declaration of Independence

The Alexander Hamilton Institute and the Edmund Burke Association, a student group affiliated with the… Read Article >>

Publius Society Gathering 28 September

Critics see the Electoral College as an anti-democratic and dangerous relic. Supporters see it as… Read Article >>

Judge Sutton’s Talk a ‘Tour-de-Force’

On September 17, Constitution Day, the Honorable Jeffrey S. Sutton delivered a lecture in the… Read Article >>

Russello to Kick Off Dawson Society

The Christopher Dawson Society for the Study of Faith and Reason, founded by AHI Charter Fellow… Read Article >>

AHI’s Fall Programming Kicks Off

On 17 September, Constitution Day, the AHI will celebrate its first anniversary by inaugurating the… Read Article >>

AHI Fellow to Speak at Skidmore

David Nichols, Associate Professor of History at Baylor University and an AHI Senior Fellow, will… Read Article >>

Sutton to Give Inaugural Nelson Lecture

The Honorable Jeffrey S. Sutton, judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the… Read Article >>

Cheek Joins AHI Fellows

Many of those who attended the AHI's inaugural colloquium on the meaning of freedom, commented on… Read Article >>