Announcements

Robert P. George and Cornel West: A Plea for Honesty and Courage

July 15, 2020
Robert P. George, Director of the James Madison Program at Princeton University, and Cornel West, Professor of the Practice of Public Philosophy at Harvard University, have an article published in...

2019-20 Undergraduate Fellows Honors and Awards

June 5, 2020
Congratulations to our Undergraduate Fellows of all classes who’ve been awarded general and departmental prizes this year, to those who’ve completed a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in...

Statement from Robert P. George

June 2, 2020
Faculty, students, and staff associated with the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton represent a spectrum of beliefs and viewpoints. We strive to live by our motto...

Recipients announced for the 2020 Stephen Whelan '68 Senior Thesis Prize for Excellence in Constitutional Law and Political Thought

June 1, 2020
The James Madison Program is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 Stephen Whelan '68 Senior Thesis Prize for Excellence in Constitutional Law and Political Thought. The winners are: ...

The James Madison Program Announces 2020-21 Fellows

April 13, 2020
Each year the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions hosts scholars with established records as well as scholars who have recently received their doctorates as Visiting Fellows and...

COVID-19 UPDATES

March 13, 2020
Latest Update: We are closely monitoring Princeton University’s guidance and policies related to COVID-19 (coronavirus) and in constant communication with University leadership. Out of an abundance...

Undergraduate Fellow Ben Press is Awarded Prestigious Pyne Prize

February 14, 2020
We at the James Madison Program are thrilled to announce that Ben Press, one of our many wonderful Undergraduate Fellows, has been awarded Princeton University's 2020 Moses Taylor Pyne Honor Prize....

Robert P. George's Course on "Constitutional Interpretation" Named One of the "Best Online Courses" of 2019

January 29, 2020
The James Madison Program is pleased to announce that Professor Robert P. George's EdX course on "Constitutional Interpretation" has been recognized as one of Class Central's "Best Online Courses" of...

Sir Roger Scruton (1944-2020)

January 12, 2020
The death of Sir Roger Scruton (1944–2020) is a matter of great sadness to the James Madison Program.  A staunch friend of the Program and a longtime member of the James Madison Society, Sir Roger...

Finalists Announced: The Spirit of Truth-Seeking Exhibit

December 4, 2019
Colleges and universities, especially those devoted to liberal arts education, are fundamentally concerned with the pursuit, transmission, and preservation of knowledge. They are, according to...

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