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.

Undergraduate Fellows

Rescheduled Publius Meeting, 8 April at AHI

The meeting of the Publius Society scheduled for  7PM on Thursday, February 25  but postponed because… Read Article >>

AHI Undergraduate Fellow Wins McKinney Prize

The Charles McKinney prizes, established in 1878, award excellence in oratory.  This year AHI undergraduate… Read Article >>

Scholar to Speak on John Dewey and Flannery O’Connor

The AHI and the Hamilton College Department of History will co-sponsor the appearance of Henry… Read Article >>

Publius Meeting on 25 Feburary Postoned Until March

The meeting of the Publius Society scheduled for  7PM on Thursday, February 25 at the Alexander… Read Article >>

Colleen Sheehan to Speak Thursday on Madison and Republicanism

AHI academic adviser, Colleen Sheehan, Professor, Department of Politcal Science, Villanova University, will speak on James… Read Article >>

Liz Farrington Inaugurates AHI Undergraduate Fellows Lecture Series

AHI undergraduate fellow Liz Farrington receives a gift from her thesis advisor Christopher Hill after… Read Article >>

Publius Meeting Wonders: ‘Is Conservatism Dead?’ – Sunday, 6 December

On Sunday, December 6 at 7PM  the Alexander Hamilton Institute 21 West Park Row the… Read Article >>

Second Bakwin Fellowship Announced

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce… Read Article >>

AHI Hosts Leadership Luncheon on ‘Sustainability’ with University of Rochester Economist

On Wednesday, 2 December at 11:45 am, the Alexander Hamilton Institute will host a Leadership… Read Article >>

Publius Meeting on John Yoo and the Constitution, Sunday, 25 October

The administration of President George W. Bush argued that the Constitution gives presidents broad authority and… Read Article >>