CI Endorses University of Chicago Defense of Free Speech

The Churchill Institute wholeheartedly endorses the actions of the University of Chicago in endorsing Free Speech and vigorous academic debate on college campuses.  CI calls upon Trinity College to make a similar public statement. Read more

Churchill Speakers Series

The Churchill Speakers Series will commence in the Fall of 2016 with events in Hartford and New York City.

Smith Reading Group Clusters

Smith Reading Group Clusters coming soon.

CI to Launch Trinity Review

CI will soon launch the Trinity Review, a student newspaper devoted to free expression for Trinity students.

Free Speech on Campus

CI strongly supports free speech and the right to free association on campus as in our larger society. FIRE is an important ally in this effort. Please read the letter FIRE sent to Trinity President James F. Jones, Jr. regarding Trinity’s denial of the right of free association by students:

FIRE letter to Trinity College President James Jones March 13 2013

Churchill Institute Created in Affiliation with Alexander Hamilton Institute

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce the creation of the Churchill Institute for the Study and Extension of Western Civilization (CI) in Hartford, Connecticut. Created in affiliation with AHI, the Churchill Institute will be directed by Dr. Gregory B. Smith, Professor of Political Science and Philosophy, Trinity College, and will have as its primary mission to encourage, in every way possible, serious teaching, learning and scholarship about Western Civilization, and to promote a vigorous discussion of its preservation and future trajectory. Read more