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Welcome to the TFAS Alumni Network! Since 1967, TFAS has reached more than 42,000 students and professionals through our academic programs, fellowships and seminars. Representing more than 140 countries, TFAS Alumni are leaders throughout the world – forging careers in politics, government, public policy, business, philanthropy and the media.


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The Alumni Awards recognize the distinguished accomplishments of our alumni and commend their dedication and service to TFAS and the world.


Latest Alumni News


TFAS Public Policy Fellows Debate: “Will America Ban Hate Speech?”

University speech codes, Big Tech censoring political content, and the shouting down of speakers on college campuses have made headlines in recent years as ways modern American society is undermining freedom of speech. But, will the freest country in the world…

TFAS Public Policy Fellows Discuss America’s National Character at Spring Retreat

With a growing focus on identity politics, divisiveness and extremism, now is a critical time to dig deep and understand what truly defines and unifies Americans. As part of the year-long curriculum on “The Experiment in Self Government,” the TFAS…

Young Leaders Explore History, Culture and Ideas to Uncover Principles of a Free Society

While the Chilean streets rumbled with social unrest and demonstrations, these events did not hinder – but rather fueled – a positive cross-cultural study of the principles and foundations most conducive to human flourishing during the 2020 TFAS Santiago…

Socialism vs. Capitalism: How Stories Can Help Us Win the Battle of Ideas

As support for socialism continues to rise and free markets come under attack, TFAS alumni gathered in New York for an engaging discussion on how human and data-driven stories can help liberty win the battle of ideas. As a journalist in New York City, the lectures…

Alumni Network Connects for Reunion in Santiago

The TFAS community united in Chile for a special reception this month. More than 20 alumni convened at the at the University of the Andes to connect with current TFAS Santiago program participants and meet fellow alumni during the 2020 TFAS Santiago program…

TFAS Launches “Liberty + the Future” Alumni Lecture Series in NYC

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is pleased to announce a new alumni lecture series coming to New York City in 2020. The “Liberty + the Future: NYC Alumni Lecture Series” is an exclusive opportunity for TFAS alumni and friends to think critically about…