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December 2018

One-Day Seminar: American Foreign Policy, hosted by Alta High School (Sandy, UT)

December 14 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join teachers from the Salt Lake area to discuss the ideas and events key to understanding American foreign policy, from the 1790s through the decades after WW2.¬†Americans have always looked beyond their own borders. Nevertheless, the Founders advised Americans to steer clear of foreign quarrels. This seminar will examine how the tension between these two tendencies has played out through the history of the United States. All participants will receive a certificate for continuing education hours; a physical copy of…

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February 2019

One Day Seminar: Congress, hosted by Alta High School (Sandy, UT)

February 8, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Learn about the creation, structure, and evolution of the United States Congress as a constitutional, legal, and political institution, from the American Founding through the late 20th Century. This conceptual survey Seminar is appropriate for teachers of American History, Government, Civics, Law, and Comparative Government, and all attendees will receive a printed copy of's forthcoming Core American Documents volume on Congress. Teachers will receive a printed copy of the documents reader in advance of the program, and can get…

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April 2019

One Day Seminar: The American Presidency, hosted by Alta High School (Sandy, UT)

April 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join teachers from the greater Salt Lake City area to study the foundation under and evolution of the American Presidency, from the founding through late 20th Century, with documents chosen from's Core American Documents volume on the topic. From the first decades of the republic, during which presidents and others sought to clarify, empower, or restrain the unique position of the President, to the last century, during which presidential power during crises has been expanded significantly, this program will…

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