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Director delivers 'Washington Night' address to Scottish Rite Temple(February 25, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, argued George Washington should always be ranked first among America's presi...
Fellow publishes Charles Carroll biographyFeb. 18, 2010 - Dr. Bradley J. Birzer, a McConnell Center non-resident fellow, pens a biography of the last living signer of the Declaration of Independence.
Three scholars pass nationals, move to final Fulbright round (Feb 5, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Students hope to spend next year abroad in Thailand, Sri Lanka, and Argentina.
Scholar awarded Rotary Foundation Scholarship(Feb. 3, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Senior Roberts Works awarded a 2010-2011 Ambassadorial Scholarship to the College of Mexico
State v. Religion: The Place of Religion in Public Life(Jan. 12, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Doug Bandow (Cato Institute) and Rob Boston (Americans United for the Separation of Church and State) debate the role of relig...
The Disappearing God Gap(March 3, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Corwin Smidt, PhD, will discuss the role of religion in the 2008 presidential elections.
The 21st Century Animal Farm?(March 11, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Using his recently published novel, "Cry Wolf," Paul Lake, PhD, will speak on immigration and political correctness in the...
Rethinking the Left: Race and Politics in the Age of Obama(Feb. 3, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Adolph Reed, PhD, will discuss how Barack Obama's election as president has reshaped political discourse on race.
American Christians and Islam(April 8, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Author Thomas Kidd will discuss his recent book, "American Christians and Islam," in this free and public McConnell Center eve...
Gregg defends US constitution at UC-Boulder debate (Sept. 17, 2009) BOULDER, Co. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, defended the Constitution at a Constitution Day debate at the University of Colora...
The Life and Legacy of Henry ClayFeb. 17, 2007, in the Red Barn and Chao Auditorium, University of Louisville's Belknap Campus
Presidential Moments/Presidential MistakesFeb. 18-19, 2006, at the University of Louisville
Electing the President in the 21st Century: A Survey on the Future of the Electoral CollegeOctober, 2001, at the University of Louisville
FileReading Guide: Democracy in AmericaSpring 2014 - A six month reading guide to Alexis de Tocqueville's "Democracy in America."
File2015 YLA ApplicationApplications and supporting materials are due Friday, April 17, 2015.
File2015 Liberty & Responsibility: The 20th Century Struggle for Economic OrderFeb. 26-March 1 professional development immersion conference to St. Louis
File2014 Annual Snapshot