Upcoming Events

October 28, 2018, 4:30 pm
Tisa Wenger *02Associate Professor of American Religious History, Yale Divinity School 
Location: Betts Auditorium - Architecture Building N101
Cosponsors: James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, Center for the Study of Religion at Princeton University, Department of Religion, University Center for Human Values, Program in Judaic Studies, Humanities Council, Near Eastern Studies, Center for Collaborative History, Program in American Studies, The Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in the Humanities
November 8, 2018, 4:30 pm
Stuart Lecture Series on Institutional Corruption in America
Shep Melnick, Thomas P. O'Neill, Jr. Professor of Politics, Boston College
Location: Bowen Hall 222
November 14, 2018, 4:30 pm
An America’s Founding and Future Lecture
R. R. RenoEditor, First Things
Using Karl Popper's The Open Society and Its Enemies as a departure point, R. R. Reno argues that the political consensus guiding the West since 1945—emphasizing openness and lowering the...
Location: Bowen Hall 222
November 26, 2018, 4:30 pm
The Annual Walter F. Murphy Lecture in American Constitutionalism
Richard EpsteinLaurence A. Tisch Professor of Law, New York University Law School 
The anti-discrimination laws were passed with great confidence in the 1960s and yet in the eyes of their intended beneficiaries, these programs have not achieved their initial promise, whether we...
Location: Bowen Hall 222
Cosponsor: The Program in Law and Public Affairs
November 28, 2018, 4:30 pm to November 29, 2018, 6:30 pm
Michael W. McConnellRichard and Frances Mallery Professor and Director of the Constitutional Law Center, Stanford Law School; Senior Fellow, The Hoover Institution; Commentators: Gillian MetzgerStanley H. Fuld Professor of Law, Columbia Law SchoolEric NelsonRobert M. Beren Professor of Government, Harvard UniversityJeffrey Tulis, Associate Professor of Government, University of TexasAmanda Tyler, Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Tanner Lectures on Human Values Organized by the University Center for Human Values in conjunction with the Princeton University President's Office
Cosponsor: James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions
December 5, 2018, 4:30 pm
Gerard V. Bradley, Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame Law School; William S. Brewbaker, William Alfred Rose Professor of Law, University of AlabamaSamuel J. Levine, Director of the Jewish Law Institute and Professor of Law, Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, Asifa Quraishi-Landes, Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin Law School. Moderated by Matthew J. Franck, Associate Director, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions
Each of the Abrahamic religious traditions relates to the idea of law in a variety of different ways: as covenant between God and man, as an ordering principle of natural and human behavior, or as a...
Location: McCormick Hall 101
Cosponsor: Firestone Library
April 17, 2019, 4:30 pm
An Elizabeth M. Whelan Lecture
James Piereson, President, William E. Simon Foundation and Senior Fellow, the Manhattan Institute
April 30, 2019, 4:30 pm to May 2, 2019, 6:00 pm
Charles E. Test, M.D., Distinguished Lectures Series
Diana SchaubProfessor of Political Science, Loyola University Maryland
May 7, 2019, 4:30 pm
The Annual Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles
Adrian Vermeule, Ralph S. Tyler, Jr. Professor of Constitutional Law, Harvard Law School 
May 14, 2019 (All day) to May 15, 2019 (All day)
The Annual Robert J. Giuffra '82 Conference