Press Room

Melinda Sanchez ‘12 Offers a New Perspective on US-China Relations

Global Peace Foundation - June 19, 2014

“Before you initiate the labor of changing the world, go around your house three times and see what work needs to happen first."

How to Grow Virtue

The Journal of the Society for Classical Learning - March 21, 2014

Sam Vanderplas '08 combines Aristotle, Shakespeare, and Frog and Toad.

What is “the good life?”

American Enterprise Institute - March 21, 2014

Tyler Castle '12 argues based on Dostoevsky that it's a choice.

The Sorry State of Religious Freedom at the Air Force Academy

The Federalist - March 17, 2014

Zachary Crippen (Saratoga '12) reviews recent events at USAFA.

The Beauty of “Non-Christian” Movies

Humane Pursuits - March 17, 2014

Havilah Steinman '13 considers Frozen.

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John Jay was one of the great architects of American liberty. As an author of the Federalist Papers, he played a critical role in winning ratification of the Constitution. As a leading diplomat, he helped to secure the place of the United States in the community of nations. As the first Chief Justice of the United States, he set an example of judicial probity. I'm delighted that Alan Crippen has named his new institute in honor of this exemplary American statesman. In his devotion to our nation's founding ideals, and to their propagation today, Crippen himself is a worthy heir to the tradition of Chief Justice Jay. I have no doubt that the John Jay Institute will help many of our most gifted young people more fully to understand and appreciate "the blessings of liberty" bequeathed to us by America's founding fathers."
Robert P. George, J.D., D.Phil.
McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, Princeton University