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2017 EVENTS

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Dinner Seminar with Mary Eberstadt

Open to Buckley Fellows

 

 

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Lecture by J.D. Vance

4:30pm 

 

Omni Hotel Ballroom 

155 Temple Street

New Haven, CT 

 

 

 

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Dinner Seminar with Charles C. W. Cooke

Open to Buckley Fellows 

 

 

 

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Dinner Seminar with Carol Platt Liebau

Open to Buckley Fellows

 

 

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Firing Line Debate on Healthcare Policy

A debate between Dr. Paul Howard and Dr. Alice Rivlin on "How Can the Affordable Care Act Be Fixed?" 

 

Moderated by Dr. David Leffell in WLH 116 at 4:30pm. 

 

Monday, March 6, 2017

Talk with Michael Auslin

Dr. Auslin will discuss his latest book, The End of the Asian Century: War, Stagnation, and the Risks to the World’s Most Dynamic Region. 

 

4:30pm in WLH 116

 

 

Monday, March 13, 2017 to Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Spring Break Seminar on Tocqueville

Open to undergraduates and graduate students by application. 

 

 

 

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Firing Line Debate on the Minimum Wage

4:30pm in LC 211 

 

Featuring 

Stan Veuger and Rachel West

Moderated by Professor Costas Meghir

 

 

 

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Dinner Seminar with Sally Satel

Open to Buckley Fellows 

 

 

 

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Discussion with Alvin Felzenberg and Rich Lowry

Discussion between Dr. Alvin Felzenberg and National Review editor Rich Lowry on A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr.

 

7pm in Sudler Hall (100 Wall Street) 

 

Free and open to the public. 

 

 

 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Third Annual Disinvitation Dinner with Peter Thiel

Tickets are required for this event.

 

 

 

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Firing Line Debate on Privacy and Security in a Digital World

"Privacy and Security in a Digital World"

 

Featuring Judge Michael Mukasey and Dr. Laura Donohue. Moderated by Joan Feigenbaum.

 

4:30pm

 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Student Panel on "Going Against the Grain: Thoughts on Free Speech and Intellectual Diversity at Yale"

Featuring Buckley Program student fellows

4:30pm in LC 101

 

 

 

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Reunion Weekend Panel Discussion

 

 

 

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Reunion Weekend Panel Discussion

 

 

 

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

DC Summer Reception

Registration is required. 

 

 

 

Friday, July 21, 2017

NYC Summer Reception

Registration is required. 

 

 

 

Monday, August 21, 2017 to Wednesday, August 23, 2017

August Seminar: From Edmund Burke to Russell Kirk

Open to undergraduates and graduate students by application. 

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Seminar with Heather Hendershot

Open to Buckley Fellows 

 

 

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Talk by Guy Benson and Mary Katharine Ham

Guy Benson and Mary Katharine Ham will speak about their book, End of Discussion: How the Liberal Outrage Industry Shuts Down Debate, Manipulates Voters, and Makes America Less Free (and Fun).

 

4:30pm in Sudler Hall (100 Wall Street) 

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Seminar with Nicholas Christakis

"Thinking deeply for oneself”

 

Open to Buckley Fellows

 

 

 

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Lecture by Carly Fiorina

This event is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Irving Brown Lecture Series at Young America's Foundation.

 

"Perspectives on Leadership: Why It Matters More Than Ever in America"

 

7pm in SSS 114 

 

 

 

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Firing Line Debate on Brexit

Featuring James Kirchick and Nile Gardiner

 

"Should Britain abandon Brexit?"

 

4:30pm in LC 211

 

 

 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Seminar with Thomas West

The Political Theory of the American Founding: Natural Rights, Public Policy, and the Moral Conditions of Freedom

 

Open to Buckley Fellows

 

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 to Friday, October 20, 2017

Fall Break Seminar with Michael Uhlmann

 

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Lecture by Amy Wax

"What is happening to the family, and why?"

 

4:30pm in LC 211

 

Friday, November 3, 2017

Seventh Annual Conference

"The Constitution and the Courts: Challenges, Opportunities, and the Future of Freedom"

 

 

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Firing Line Debate on Iran

Featuring Michael Rubin and Brian Katulis.

Moderated by Professor Charles Hill. 

4:30pm in LC 211

 

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Seminar with Lee Edwards

Open to Buckley Fellows