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Western Civilization, Diversity, and the Liberal Arts in the 21st Century (2017)

Inaugural Churchill Institute Colloquium (thecinst.org)
Tenth Annual Carl B. Menges Colloquium (www.theahi.org)

“Western Civilization, Diversity, and the Liberal Arts in the 21st Century”
March 30-April 2, 2017
Phone:  860-728-5151
(Use Conference Code TCI to obtain conference rate)

Schedule

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Thursday, March 30
3:00 PM: Hotel check-in
4:30 – 6:00 PM: Cocktail reception
6:00 PM: Recognition Ceremony/ Banquet
7:00 PM: Keynote Address – Professor Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence, Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, Princeton University
9:30 PM: Hospitality Suite

Friday March 31
8:00 – 9:30 AM Breakfast
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Session 1: “Origins of the Attack on Western Civilization”
12:30 – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 – 4:00 PM Session 2: “Broadening and Intensification of the Attack”
5:30 – 7:00 PM: Cocktail reception
7:30 PM: Dinner
9:30 PM: Hospitality suite

Saturday April 1
8:00 – 9:30 AM Breakfast
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Session 3: “Origins of the Western Liberal Arts Tradition”
12:30 – 2:00 PM: Lunch
2:00 – 4:00 PM Session 4: “Reconstituting the Liberal Arts in the 21st Century”
5:30 – 7:00 PM: Cocktail reception
Dinner can be done independently at many restaurants within walking distance of the Hilton.

Sunday April 2
11:00 AM Hotel check-out

List of Sponsors:

The Churchill Institute for the Study of Western Civilization
The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization

Interested Faculty: Contact Gregory B. Smith at Gregory.smith@trincoll.edu

Interested Students: Contact Julia Gorka at Julia.gorka@trincoll.edu

For additional information about the Churchill Institute and the Colloquium, see http://thecinst.org/ and http://theahi.org/initiatives/ahi-colloquia/.

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