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Liberty Fund Co-Sponsored Weekend: Presidents and the Constitution – George Washington (Alexandria, VA)

October 7, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - October 9, 2016 @ 12:00 pm

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 AllenProfessor 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.

  • Applicants must be current K-12 school teachers, with priority given to high school teachers
  • Teachers who attended a Liberty Fund weekend during the 2015-2016 school year are not eligible to apply for the 16-17 year



October 7, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
October 9, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
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