Entries by Publius

Looking for a Few Good Interns

House Ways and Means Committee accepting applications for Spring 2018. The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means internship program is currently accepting applications for Spring 2018. The deadline for submissions is November 1.  Ways and Means Internship Page: https://waysandmeans.house.gov/about_internships/ The CI is supporting internships at a variety of venues including the Heritage Foundation, […]

Ivy League Professors: Some Thoughts and Advice for Our Students and All Students

We are scholars and teachers at Princeton, Harvard, and Yale who have some thoughts to share and advice to offer students who are headed off to colleges around the country. Our advice can be distilled to three words: Think for yourself. Now, that might sound easy. But you will find—as you may have discovered already in high school—that […]

Dr. Smith Attends ACTA Oases of Excellence Conference

Dr. Smith was invited to participate in theACTA and the Fund for Academic Renewal Host Oases of Excellence Conference in Washington, DC this past June. The John Roderick Wilson Oases of Excellence Faculty Conference, sponsored by ACTA and the Fund for Academic Renewal, brought together academic leaders from across the country. Faculty gathered from across […]

CI Supports George and West Statement on Freedom of Thought and Expression

On March 14th Princeton professors Robert P. George and Cornel West released a joint statement in defense of Truth Seeking, Democracy, and Freedom of Thought and Expression. The Churchill Institute supports this statement. Please read and sign the statement here: Sign the Statement: Truth Seeking, Democracy, and Freedom of Thought and Expression – A Statement by […]

Menges Colloquium Session Descriptions and Readings Are Available

The schedule, readings, and participant listing for the Tenth Annual Carl B. Menges Colloquium have been set. More information about the colloquium, “Western Civilization, Diversity, and the Liberal Arts in the 21st Century”, is available here. Below are links to the colloquium schedule, session descriptions and readings, and a listing of participants: Schedule Sessions and […]

Carl B. Menges Colloqium with AHI

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce that the Tenth Annual Carl B. Menges Colloquium will co-sponsor the Inaugural Churchill Institute Colloquium, “Western Civilization, Diversity, and the Liberal Arts in the 21st Century.”  The three-day event will take place March 30 – April 2 at the Hilton Hotel […]

Tenth Annual Carl B. Menges Colloquium Announced for March 30th

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce that the Tenth Annual Carl B. Menges Colloquium will co-sponsor the Inaugural Churchill Institute Colloquium, “Western Civilization, Diversity, and the Liberal Arts in the 21st Century.”  The three-day event will take place March 30 – April 2 at the Hilton Hotel […]

Churchill Celebrates Martin Luther King

The following originally appeared in the Trinity student newspaper, The Trinity Tripod: The Betrayal of Martin Luther King — Gregory Bruce Smith — We celebrate Martin Luther King as an American icon. And rightly so. But why is he that icon? For an answer we can turn briefly to King’s “Letter from a Birmingham Jail,” and his […]