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Liberty + Leadership News: Jan. 16, 2020

Meet the two Venezuelan exiles warning college students against socialism. A TFAS alumnus reflects on the fall of communism in Central Europe 30 years ago. Plus: TFAS is searching for high school leaders to apply for our summer 2020 economic and leadership…

Liberty + Leadership News: Jan. 2, 2019, Quick Links Edition

Happy New Year and welcome to our special TFAS Quick Links edition of Liberty + Leadership News. See TFAS alumni, staff, faculty and friends who are writing and making headlines over this holiday season.

Liberty + Leadership News: Dec. 19, 2019

TFAS graduates encouraged to lead with character. Applications now open for 2020 Rago Fellowship with The Wall Street Journal and a generous supporter makes $20K matching gift grant to TFAS.

Liberty + Leadership News: Dec. 11, 2019

TFAS students explore trade and diplomacy at Embassy Day. Plus: An IRS loophole that could save you thousands, TFAS alumnus named top book of 2019, and TFAS launches alumni lecture series in NYC.

Liberty + Leadership News: Dec. 6, 2019

TFAS Leadership Scholars learn to solve world issues with economic reasoning. Plus: TFAS Legacy Society celebrates 100 members and TFAS students enjoy a private tour and briefing at the U.S. State Department.

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.

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.

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.

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…

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.