Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity

AHI Announces Annual Conference on American Polity to be Held at Colgate University

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce that the Annual Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity will be held in 2018 at Colgate University, April 13-14. The event will feature Russian-born journalist Cathy Young and Jamie Muir, a philosopher who specializes in education. Dr. Elizabeth L'Arrivee, lecturer [...]

From the President’s Desk

Dear Friend: On September 17, The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) celebrated its tenth anniversary. AHI Charter Fellow Douglas Ambrose delivered the Tenth Annual David Aldrich Nelson Lecture on Constitutional Jurisprudence, an electrifying performance to a packed house on "Revisiting the Idea of a Godless Constitution.” As the holiday season [...]

AHI Undergraduate Leaders Recognized

On Saturday, May 6, 2017, the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) recognized Elizabeth Barry, Taylor Elicegui, Amy Elinski, Alex Klosner, and Phil Parkes, five senior leaders of its undergraduate fellows program at Hamilton College. Friends, parents, and AHI fellows attended the reception and banquet, which was held at AHI headquarters [...]

Annual Undergraduate Conference at Colgate University a Big Hit

On March 30-April 1, The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) and Colgate University’s Center for Freedom and Western Civilization co-sponsored at Colgate University the Annual Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity.  A gifted group of undergraduates from a variety of colleges and universities presented papers on themes that ranged widely [...]

Photos: Annual Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity

The Annual Undergraduate Program in the American Polity was held March 31-April 1, 2017 at Colgate University. The annual event was sponsored by the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) and Colgate’s Center for Freedom and Western Civilization. [...]

Final Schedule Announced for the Annual Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity at Colgate

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is please to announce the final schedule for the Annual Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity, March 31-April 1, 2017. Colgate University will host the event which is co-sponsored by the AHI and Professor Robert Kraynak’s Center for Freedom and Western Civilization. Michael Zuckert, Nancy R. Dreux Professor of Political [...]

Colgate and AHI Co-Sponsor Annual Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity: Schedule Announced

Annual Undergraduate Conference on the American Polity Final Schedule Keynote Speaker:  Michael P. Zuckert, Nancy Reeves Dreux Professor of Political Science, The University of Notre Dame at Colgate University March 31-April 1 2017 Sponsored by the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) and Colgate University’s Center for Freedom and Western Civilization [...]

AHI Extends Reach to Loyola University Maryland

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of a new student reading group at Loyola University Maryland under the auspices of Professor Diana Schaub.  Dr. Schaub will lead a gifted group of undergraduates in an intensive reading of the Baron de Montesquieu’s Spirit of the Laws (1748), [...]

Carl Menges and AHI Featured by Fund for Academic Renewal

  Carl B. Menges Carl B. Menges and the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) were recently lauded in a case study by the Fund for Academic Renewal (FAR). Mr. Menges received his A. B. cum laude in 1951 from Hamilton College and his M.B.A in 1953 from the Harvard [...]

Please Support the AHI

Dear Friend: If you have already made a tax-deductible contribution to the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) for this year, we thank you for your generosity.   If not, we send this note as a friendly reminder that the AHI needs your support. As we near the end of 2016, the [...]

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