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Philip Gow Awarded Second Annual Harlan Calkins Fellowship

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) congratulates Philip Gow Jr. on being awarded the Second Annual Harlan Calkins Fellowship.  The stipend carries with it $3000, with which Philip will pursue diplomatic history under the direction of AHI President Robert Paquette. Philip is a 2022 graduate of Hamilton College, where [...]

2022-08-12T21:45:06+00:00August 12th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments

The Denmark Vesey Affair Is Now In Paperback

It is not everyday that a 1000-page volume can find its way into a paperback version.  Capitalizing on the commercial success of the publication, the University Press of Florida has issued a softcover version of The Denmark Vesey Affair:  A Documentary History by Douglas R. Egerton and Robert L. Paquette.  Egerton, a historian at [...]

2022-08-04T21:45:05+00:00August 4th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments

AHI’s Alexander Riley Defends Legal Scholar Amy Wax

Alexander Riley, Senior Fellow, The Alexander Hamilton Institute (AHI) has published a detailed article in the Claremont Institute’s “The American Mind.” A professor of sociology at Bucknell University, Dr. Riley denounces an official attack on a conservative scholar named Amy Wax at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Dr. Wax has become controversial in [...]

2022-07-29T12:57:47+00:00July 29th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments

AHI’s Highly Acclaimed Washington Program on National Security (WAPONS) a Success

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization’s (AHI) highly acclaimed two-week Washington Program on National Security (WAPONS) has successfully concluded. WAPONS Participants at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) A one-of-a-kind learning experience since 2015, the Washington Program on National Security (WAPONS) held its sixth session from June 15-29. This [...]

Historical Marker Erected at AHI Headquarters

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) resides in a venerable mansion. Built in the Federal style of architecture and completed in 1832, it has a rich and varied history.  The building has served as a private residence, housing lawyers, educators, and financiers, during most of the nineteenth century and [...]

2022-07-26T20:31:22+00:00July 17th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments

Marina Cascini Awarded the Third Annual James Piereson Award

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) congratulates Marina Cascini as the recipient of the Third Annual James Piereson Fellowship.  She comes to AHI with most impressive credentials. In addition to maintaining a 4.0 grade point average at Notre Dame High School in nearby Utica, New York, she has been a [...]

AHI’s Alexander Riley Targets the Madness of French Intellectuals

Alexander Riley, Senior Fellow, The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI), specializes in the French intellectual tradition.  In the July 5th issue of The American Mind, “Postmodernism, Criminality, and Madness,” he has no compunction in disclosing that many of the left-wing French intellectuals, among the most lionized of their profession, [...]

2022-07-26T20:31:32+00:00July 13th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments

Civics Alliance Launches American Birthright: Model K-12 Social Studies Standards

On June 27, the National Association of Scholars’ (NAS) Civics Alliance launched American Birthright: The Civics Alliance’s Model K-12 Social Studies Standards to inspire America’s state education departments to provide social studies standards that teach American students their birthright of liberty. The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is part of the Civics Alliance, which [...]

2022-07-26T20:31:39+00:00June 29th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments

AHI’s Peter Coclanis on the Cultural Pessimism of the 1619 Project

A cultural pessimism grips this country, so says Peter Coclanis, the Albert Ray Newsome Distinguished Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. The dismantling of standards, the leveling distinction, the drive to sameness of the diversity, equity, and inclusion crowd—if not to the conferral of special privileges—has set up the conviction that this civilization [...]

2022-06-13T13:07:59+00:00June 10th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments

AHI Senior Fellow Links Globalism to Anti-Americanism

In a recent essay, Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) Senior Fellow Juliana Geran Pilon attacked redistributionist international agendas and opposition to national sovereignty as another dangerous form of the longstanding impulse toward anti-Americanism. Dr. Pilon, who earned her Ph.D. in philosophy at the University of Chicago, directs the AHI-sponsored [...]

2022-06-07T22:50:14+00:00June 7th, 2022|News & Events, ShowOnSite|0 Comments
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