1. Dr. John Lukacs: "At the End of the Modern Age"

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    Dr. John Lukacs, a renowned historian, writer and thinker of the last six decades, was a guest of the McConnell Center on March 8, 2011. A noted WWII and Churchill expert, Lukacs has published…

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    • Leadership Lessons from Combat: A Conversation with Major General Jefforey Smith

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      3/27/13: The McConnell Center was pleased to host Major General Jefforey A. Smith, commanding general of the U.S. Army Cadet Command and Ft. Knox, to discuss leadership lessons from military combat.…

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      • Faith, Fortune and the Founding of English America

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        Author Lorri Glover discusses "The Shipwreck that Saved Jamestown." Her lecture explores the often-overlooked role of Bermuda in early 17th century commerce, as well as the series of events which…

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        • "Rethinking Federalism: Our Upside-Down Constitution," Dr. Michael Greve

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          Jan. 17, 2013: Dr. Michael Greve, a professor at George Mason University School of Law, delivered a public lecture as part of the McConnell Center's "reTHINK" series. Greve discussed his 2012 book,…

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          • Scholar Spotlight - Zach Barnes

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            The McConnell Center caught up with Senior McConnell Scholar Zach Barnes, from Louisville, KY, to reflect on seminar and his years as a McConnell Scholar.

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            • 20th Century Milestones: Russell Kirk's "The Conservative Mind"

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              913: The McConnell Center was pleased to host Dr. Lee Cheek, a professor of political science from East Georgia State College to discuss the 60th anniversary of Russell Kirk's "The Conservative Mind."

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              • 2013 Labor Day Weekend: Scholars Take Michigan

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                Recap of the McConnell Center Labor Day Retreat in Mecosta, Michigan at the home of Russell Kirk.

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                • Fall '12 Reflections

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                  See what we've been up to this semester! Applications for the McConnell Scholarship are due January 15, 2013. Application details are available at www.mcconnellcenter.org Follow…

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                  • The Tocqueville Society: Introductory Lecture by Dr. Gary Gregg

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                    12/9/13: McConnell Center Director Dr. Gary Gregg delivered the inaugural lecture for the Center's spring reading project: Alexis de Tocqueville's Democracy in America.

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                    • McConnell Scholars Travelogue

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                      Where can the McConnell Scholarship take you? Applications due January 15th. Apply at www.mcconnellcenter.org

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