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Liberty + Leadership News: Nov. 15, 2019

TFAS reflects on lessons from the Berlin Wall. Plus: Alumni say TFAS continuing education programs provide vita network and learning for policy leaders.

Alumni Say Continuing Education Programs Provide Vital Network and Learning for Policy Leaders

Why are the values of economic freedom, intellectual curiosity and responsible governance necessary to instill in our nation’s policy leaders? How do TFAS continuing education programs contribute to the longevity of these values in our society today? D.C.-area…

Help Us Reach the Best And Brightest Young Leaders for 2020 TFAS Summer Programs

As we gear up for 2020, TFAS invites all supporters, faculty members and advisors from universities, as well as TFAS internship supervisors, mentors and alumni to nominate outstanding students to participate in TFAS programs.

Three Decades Later, TFAS Reflects on Lessons from the Berlin Wall

Thirty years ago this month, world history was profoundly changed with the fall of one of Europe’s most physically and ideologically divisive barriers – the Berlin Wall. On Nov. 9, 1989 the fall of the Berlin Wall prefaced the downfall of the Soviet Union…

Liberty + Leadership News: Nov. 7, 2019

Veterans Share Wisdom with TFAS Students. Plus: Alumna named Student Laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois and TFAS remembers Don Smith.

Experienced Veterans Share Wisdom with TFAS Student Veterans and Military Cadets

“Veterans have demonstrated their investment with their own sweat and determination to the very same principles that TFAS holds tried and true.” – TFAS alumnus and Marine Corps veteran Sean Heravi ’10, PPF ’15, eloquently described the natural…

TFAS Alumna Named Student Laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois

TFAS alumna Hadley Smithhisler ’19 was named Student Laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois. We caught up with Smithhisler to offer our congratulations and learn how TFAS and her other educational pursuits are preparing her for honorable leadershi…

Remembering Don Smith

Don was a man of principle who understood the importance of integrity and character in a free society, which was reflected in his generous support of TFAS.

Liberty + Leadership News: Nov. 1, 2019

What defines American character? TFAS Fellows explore answers in Gettysburg. Plus: Alumni share advice with current students, Kyle Hybl receives 2019 Alumni Achievement Award and TFAS remembers Mike Thompson Sr.

TFAS Honors Kyle Hybl ’91, ’93 with 2019 Alumni Achievement Award 

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is pleased to announce Kyle Hybl ’91, ’93 as the 2019 TFAS Alumni Achievement Award recipient. TFAS alumna, regent and professor Karen Czarnecki ’88 presented the award at the TFAS Leadership Retreat in Colorado Springs,…