Register Now for our Spring Reception

Enjoy the atmosphere of the gorgeous George Washington Memorial Chapel at Valley Forge, sumptuous food and live music, and the company of some of the finest current and rising conservative leaders from across the country.

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Impact Report: Civic Leadership

John Jay Institute alumni are making new roads where old arguments seemed impossible to end, providing ancient wisdom and new ideas in congressional offices, starting new organizations in areas where old ones are stuck in the past, and shaping election and party institutions at the highest levels.

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Symposium: Home in a Changing World

The John Jay Institute global network convenes to discuss what our home lives do, could, and should look like. Read the articles now.

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Institute Launches Hub in Atlanta

The John Jay Institute continues to expand its ability to be a networking organization of national scope, influence, and promise--finding, equipping, and supporting principled public leaders.

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Stephanie Linn ‘07 to Take Senior Research Position at Project Lead the Way in Indianapolis

Hands the baton at the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice to Brittany Corona '12.

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A Vision for Reforming the U.S. Economy

Read the proposal from Chris Donahoe '08 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

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Join Us Now!

We are assembling a group of 176 individuals who are committed to supporting the Institute financially--see what a difference you can make!

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About John Jay

John Jay (1745-1829) was arguably the most religious, social, and politically conservative of the principal founders of the American Republic. Named for this important American founder, the mission of the Institute is to prepare committed men and women like Jay for leadership in public life. It is our vision to raise up men and women of high principles who are characterized by the virtues of wisdom and justice, truth and mercy, prudence and courage. Clearly there is a pressing need for leadership today. In response, the Institute offers residential fellowships for college graduates aspiring to public vocations as well as various educational resources for anyone interested in exploring the nexus of religion and public life.
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Upcoming Events

Apr
24
Field Study: Gettysburg Join the Spring 2015 Fellows as they embark on a tour of the key battlefield that turned the American Civil War toward its end.
May
1
Field Study: Valley Forge, Germantown and Cliveden Travel with the John Jay Fellows to learn about the encampment of soldiers during the Revolutionary War Era.
May
8
Spring Reception and Commissioning Join us to celebrate the spring 2015 fellows and the future of American leadership.

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Recent Publications

Symposium: What’s Worth Conserving? by Nathan Hitchen '07, Brian Brown '07, et al
The Christian Imagination by Kiley Crossland '10, Nate Madden '14, et al
Reverse Feminism in Eastern Europe by Marty Manor Mullins

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