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Five TFAS and FTE Alumni Named to Forbes Prestigious “30 Under 30” List

This week, Forbes released its “30 Under 30” list of young leaders who are reinventing the world in 20 different professional fields. TFAS is proud to congratulate five alumni honorees among the class of 2018, including three of the 30 honorees…

In Milwaukee and Chicago, TFAS Senior Scholar James Otteson Shares Moral Purpose of Business with TFAS Friends

On Oct. 23 and 24, TFAS Senior Scholar Dr. James Otteson joined TFAS alumni, supporters and friends for back-to-back lectures in Milwaukee and Chicago. His talk, entitled “Why Business? Can Business Have a Moral Purpose?” explored the underlying nature…

TFAS Public Policy Fellows Explore Economic Imperatives in Historic Baltimore

The 10th Anniversary TFAS Public Policy Fellows class kicked off their year of networking, academic discussions and leadership development with a weekend retreat in Baltimore on Oct. 13 – 15. The fellows, comprised of 17 alumni working in public policy, were…

Alumni Explore Connections Between Liberty and Philanthropy at Weekend Conference

The first weekend in October, 14 TFAS alumni gathered in Arlington, Virginia for a three-day seminar on “Philanthropy and Liberty.” The weekend conference was part of the TFAS Curriculum of Liberty Seminars program, an alumni continuing education opportunity…

Associate Justice Neil M. Gorsuch Speaks at TFAS Defending Freedom Luncheon

TFAS was honored to have Associate Justice Neil M. Gorsuch of the U.S. Supreme Court deliver remarks at its Defending Freedom Luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017. Justice Gorsuch spoke on the dual importance of teaching civics and encouraging habits of civility…

Alumna Elizabeth Jia Leveraged TFAS Network as Award-Winning Journalist and Producer

Elizabeth Jia (IPJ 05, PPF 16) knows her way around a TV camera and has earned awards and accolades for her work both in front of and behind one. She is also an expert on tapping her local network, especially her TFAS alumni network, to shine a spotlight on…

800 Guests Celebrate 50 Years of Teaching Freedom at TFAS 50th Anniversary Gala

Nearly 800 TFAS alumni, supporters, leadership, faculty and friends gathered in celebration of 50 years of The Fund for American Studies on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017.  Also attending were members of Congress, ambassadors and dignitaries from government. WATCH…

The TFAS Journey: Cultivating Leaders for a Brighter, More Prosperous Future

The following are excerpts from TFAS President Roger Ream’s remarks at the TFAS 50th Anniversary Gala on Sept. 28, 2017. For full coverage of the event, visit www.TFAS.org/50thGala  Beginnings are special. The founding of The Fund for American Studies…

Pro-Democracy Leader Garry Kasparov Accepts TFAS 2017 Walter Judd Freedom Award

On Thursday, Sept. 28, Garry Kasparov accepted the 2017 Walter Judd Freedom Award during the TFAS 50th Anniversary Gala at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. As a pro-democracy activist on the world stage who has bravely spoken out against authoritarianism…

Public Policy Fellows Celebrate 10 Years and Welcome New Members

On Sept. 12, more than 30 current and former TFAS Public Policy Fellows (PPF) convened at TFAS Headquarters for a reception to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the program, commemorate the 50th year of TFAS and connect with other Fellows as the 2016-17 class…