Home » News



Liberty + Leadership News: Oct. 17, 2019

How did the U.S. become the most prosperous nation in the world? TFAS students delve into the pivotal moments and ideas of America's constitutional democracy during Dr. Donald Devine's Constitutional Leadership Seminar. Plus: TFAS follows in footsteps of Churchill…

TFAS Supporters Follow In the Footsteps of Churchill from England to Morocco

More than 30 TFAS travelers examined Sir Winston S. Churchill’s many roles – as a war leader and peacetime politician in England and a statesman and artist in Morocco – through an enriching journey this fall. “In the Footsteps of Churchill”…

Liberty + Leadership News: Oct. 10, 2019

TFAS high school programs reach a record-breaking number of students. Plus: TFAS courses are on the road again with Campus Lecture Series.

TFAS Alumni: Double Your Impact When You Give Back Through Dec. 31

The Fund for American Studies is pleased to announce a $100,000 matching gift challenge to our alumni provided by Bobby Tudor ’81, a 1981 alumnus of our Public Policy +  Economics program. Bobby was a partner at Goldman Sachs until 2004 when he left to found…

Record-Breaking Number of High School Students Reached Through 2019 Programs

TFAS High School Programs reached new heights this year, setting a record for the number of high school students reached through our Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) summer programs. I feel more confident approaching conflict and controversial topics…

Liberty + Leadership News: Sept. 26, 2019

Meet our 2019 Rago and Novak Fellows; Hear remarks by Roger Kimball on 'the accurate representation of the world' and other TFAS news this week.

26th Annual TFAS Journalism Awards Dinner Extols Pursuit of Truth

Truth, and our shared responsibility to fight for it, took center stage at this year’s 26th Annual TFAS Journalism Awards Dinner in New York City on Sept. 12, 2019. Nearly 200 guests gathered at the Metropolitan Club to celebrate our 2019 Rago and Novak…

Young Journalists Learn Value of Free Press in Free Societies at European Journalism Institute

Photojournalism, religion, data science, politics and philosophy may seem like an unusual combination, but 22 participants from 14 countries came together and explored these subjects to learn the value of the free press in a free society at the 2019 European…

Liberty + Leadership News: Sept. 12, 2019

TFAS remembers our longtime friend and Board of Trustees vice-chairman, Mike Thompson Sr., and continues his legacy through welcoming our fall undergraduate class and the newest Public Policy Fellows to TFAS.

Introducing the 2019 Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Award Recipients

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is pleased to announce the 2019 Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship award recipients. Our 2019 Fellows are Alexandra Hudson of the American Institute for Economic Research (AIER), award-winning journalist Chris Moody, Serena…