This co-sponsored colloquium will center on the life and writings of George Washington as one of the key figures in America’s Founding. The sessions all focus on Washington’s contributions to liberty and self-government in the United States, first as revolutionary and military commander, then as an advocate for federalism and republican government, and finally as president and statesman.
Tour: George Washington’s Mt. Vernon Estate
Discussion Leader: Dr. William Allen, Professor of Political Philosophy in the Department of Political Science at Michigan State University
Application Deadline: Wednesday, April 27, 2016; Applications accepted on a rolling basis after deadline.
Participation is based on a competitive application process. Qualifications are below.