Join Us at Valley Forge July 18

Institute supporters from all over the Eastern seaboard will convene to honor the Saratoga Fellows and the Institute's impact on national defense.

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Impact Report: National Defense

Setting the new standard for security without compromising our liberty. As conditions change faster than aging technologies or leaders can adapt, John Jay Institute alumni are driving a newer, nimbler, more forward-thinking national defense.

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2015 Saratoga Fellows Arrive

June marks the arrival on campus of the 2015 Saratoga Fellows. These newly minted junior officers in the armed forces of the United States are beginning a six week-long intensive academic residency that is tailored to be completed prior to their first duty station.

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Featured Alum: Karen Taliaferro ‘09

A Princeton postdoctoral fellow is developing the groundwork for international religious freedom...even in the Middle East.

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Featured Alum: Jeffrey Witt ‘09

Captain Witt is flying F-16s in the Middle East.

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Featured Alum: Kaelan Clay ‘13

A chaplain who is helping sailors and Marines strive for greatness.

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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

Field Study: Gettysburg Join the Saratoga Fellows as they embark on a tour of the key battlefield that turned the American Civil War toward its end.
Service of Commissioning For the Saratoga 2015 Fellows.

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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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