The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization is headquartered in Clinton, New York, and was founded in 2007 to promote excellence in scholarship through the study of freedom, democracy, and capitalism.

News & Events

Students Comment on the AHI

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

AHI Board Meeting Set for August 14, 2008

A meeting of the board of directors of the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study… Read Article >>

AHI to Get Face-Lift

The historic, stately yellow-brick mansion that serves as the headquarters of the Alexander Hamilton Institute… Read Article >>

White House Nominates Paquette for NEH Seat

On 10 July President George W. Bush forwarded to the United States Senate the nomination of… Read Article >>

Mansfield Publishes on the Paradox of Diversity

Harvey Mansfield, Kenan Professor of Government at Harvard University and a member of the AHI's… Read Article >>

AHI Receives Major Donation

On 10 April, the AHI launched its inaugural fundraising event at the Turning Stone Resort… Read Article >>

AHI Open House Reunion Weekend

The AHI cordially invites alumni returning to Clinton for Reunion Weekend '08 on the Hamilton College campus to… Read Article >>

Audio of Colloquium Sessions Now Available

The results of the AHI's experimental inaugural  colloquium, "Liberty and Slavery:  The Civil War between… Read Article >>

Paquette at National Conference on Center-Building

The magnificent Driskell Hotel, completed in 1886 by cattle baron Jesse Driskell and located in… Read Article >>

AHI Open House Saturday, May 24

The AHI will open its doors to graduating Hamilton seniors and their families on Saturday,… Read Article >>