Upcoming Events

Poster for Stephen Fried lecture on Benjamin Rush
November 21, 2019, 4:30 pm
An Alpheus T. Mason Lecture on Constitutional Law and Political Thought: The Quest for Freedom
Stephen FriedJournalist; Adjunct Professor, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism; Lecturer, University of Pennsylvania
By the time he was thirty, Dr. Benjamin Rush had signed the Declaration of Independence, edited Common Sense, toured Europe as Benjamin Franklin’s protégé, and become John Adams’s confidant...
Location: Frist Campus Center 302
December 9, 2019, 4:30 pm
Maurizio Viroli, Professor Emeritus of Politics, Princeton University; Professor of Government, University of Texas at Austin; Professor of Political Communication, University of Italian Switzerland (Lugano)
Location: Bowen Hall 222
February 5, 2020, 4:30 pm
James M. PattersonAssociate Professor of Politics, Ave Maria University
February 10, 2020, 4:30 pm
The Annual Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles
The Honorable Stephanos Bibas, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; Senior Fellow, University of Pennsylvania Law School
February 20, 2020, 4:30 pm
An Alpheus T. Mason Lecture on Constitutional Law and Political Thought: The Quest for Freedom
C. Bradley Thompson, BB&T Research Professor of Political Science, Clemson University
February 27, 2020, 4:30 pm
Adam J. White, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute; Assistant Professor of Law and the Director of the C. Boyden Gray Center for the Study of the Administrative State, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University
Cosponsor: The American Enterprise Institute
March 2, 2020, 4:30 pm to March 4, 2020, 6:00 pm
Charles E. Test, M.D. '37 Distinguished Lectures Series
Vincent Phillip Muñoz, Tocqueville Associate Professor of Religion & Public Life, University of Notre Dame
March 26, 2020, 4:30 pm
An America’s Founding and Future Lecture
Colin DueckProfessor, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University; Non-Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute Respondents: William Anthony Hay, 2019-2020 Garwood Visiting Fellow; Professor of History, Mississippi State University; Michael A. ReynoldsAssociate Professor of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University
March 30, 2020, 4:30 pm
Bradley C. S. WatsonPhilip M. McKenna Chair, Department of Politics, and Co-Director of the Center for Political and Economic Thought, Saint Vincent College
April 14, 2020, 4:30 pm
The Harold T. Shapiro Lecture on Ethics, Science, and Technology
Alexander M. CapronUniversity Professor, Scott H. Bice Chair in Healthcare Law, Policy and Ethics, and Professor of Medicine and Law, University of Southern California
Cosponsor: the Woodrow Wilson School of Public Affairs