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Liberty + Leadership News: November 19, 2020

Read a recap of the 27th annual Journalism Awards Dinner + see 2021 TFAS program updates.

TFAS Celebrates The Best in American Journalism at 27th Annual Journalism Awards Dinner

On November 18, The Fund for American Studies supporters and friends gathered in person and joined online for the 27th Annual TFAS Journalism Awards Dinner. The annual event typically takes place in New York City, but due to COVID restrictions, we instead hosted…

What’s Ahead For 2021: TFAS Finds New Opportunities to Teach Liberty + Leadership to Students Amid Covid Challenges

While 2020 certainly brought more than its fair share of challenges, The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) welcomed our new reality with open arms and an open mind. After spending the first half of the year reimagining our programs to give young leaders across…

Liberty + Leadership News: November 12, 2020

Catch up on the latest TFAS Capital Semester program coverage in this week's Liberty + Leadership News.

Capital Semester Students Study Political Leadership and Reagan’s Revolution

Former Head of the Office of Personnel Management under President Reagan, Dr. Donald Devine knows firsthand the importance of honorable leadership in our world. The TFAS Grewcock Senior Scholar shared important insights on his experience working in the Ronald…

Liberty + Leadership News: November 5, 2020

Read about the TFAS Public Policy Fellowship's fall retreat + see a recap of the Foundation for Teaching Economics' high school summer programs.

TFAS High School Programs Successfully Teach Economics to Rising Leaders

TFAS’s high school division, the Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) programs, has once again proven to be essential in teaching both students and teachers the “economic way of thinking.” FTE is providing much needed training and exposition…

TFAS Public Policy Fellows Explore Lincoln-Douglas Debates During Fall 2020 Retreat

How can engaging in political discourse shed light on the moral issues of the American experiment of liberty? TFAS Public Policy Fellows considered this question during a day-long retreat in October, exploring the political and historical implications of the…

Liberty + Leadership News: October 29, 2020

Capital Semester students commemorate 80 years of diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Australia + read a memorial of TFAS friend, John Farley.

TFAS Welcomes Inaugural John Farley Memorial Alumni Fund Fellow

TFAS is pleased to welcome Charles McElwee as the inaugural recipient of the John Farley Memorial Fund Alumni Fellowship, which was renamed this year to honor TFAS friend and former colleague, the late John Farley.