Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Lecture by Professor Robert P. George
"Academic Freedom and Liberal Arts Ideals"
4:30pm in WLH 119
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Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Panel Discussion: The State of the 2016 Election
Please join us for a panel discussion with Eliana Johnson, Jim McLaughlin, and Matt Rhoades.
"Defection in the 2016 Election: Sanders, Trump, and Exodus from the Establishment"
4:30pm in LC 101 (63 High Street)
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Firing Line 50th Anniversary
Please join us for a debate, reception, and dinner with tributes. Speakers will include Larry Kudlow, James Freeman, Stephen S. Roach, Linda Bridges, Neal B. Freeman, Jeff Greenfield, and Tom Wolfe.
Thursday, March 3, 2016
Seminar with Jean Yarbrough
Open to Buckley Fellows
Monday, March 14, 2016 to Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Spring Break Seminar with Professor Charles R. Kesler
This seminar is open to undergraduates and graduate students by application.
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Firing Line Debate on the Syrian Refugee Crisis
Please join us for a debate featuring Alex Nowrasteh of the Cato Institute and Mark Krikorian of the Center for Immigration Studies. Moderated by Dr. Margarita Mooney.
4:30pm in WLH 116 (100 Wall Street)
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Talk with Charles Murray
Co-sponsored with AEI on Campus
4:30pm in LC 102 (63 High Street)
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Talk with Yuval Levin
4:30pm in WLH 119 (100 Wall St)
"What Are Conservatives For?"
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Second Annual Disinvitation Dinner
Keynote address by former NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly.
Please contact if you are interested in purchasing a ticket after the April 14th deadline.
May 27, 2016
Talk by Professor Alvin Felzenberg
"The Future of Buckley Conservatism As We Know It"
June 3, 2016
Talk by Professor Donald Kagan
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Lecture by Ben Shapiro
"White Privilege, Multiculturalism, And Other Leftist Myths"
This event is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Irving Brown Lecture Series at Young America's Foundation.
7:00pm in SSS 114 (1 Prospect St)
Monday, September 26, 2016
Firing Line Debate on Climate Policy
Featuring Jeremy Carl and William Nordhaus
Moderated by Robert Mendelsohn
4:30pm in WLH 116 (100 Wall St)
Saturday, October 1, 2016
Book Launch Reception
Book Launch Reception for Campus Speech in Crisis: What The Yale Experience Can Teach America, featuring remarks by Judge José Cabranes. Registration is required for this event. Click here to register online. Please contact with any questions.
Thursday, October 20, 2016 to Saturday, October 22, 2016
Fall Break Seminar on the Morality of Capitalism
Taught by James Otteson, this seminar will be open to undergraduates as well as graduate students.
If you are interested in participating, please complete and send this application along with your resume to by Friday, September 23rd. Applications submitted after that date will be considered on a rolling basis if space permits.
Click here to view the syllabus.
Friday, October 28, 2016
Sixth Annual Conference on the Future of the Party System in America
Speakers will include James Ceaser, Beverly Gage, Morris Fiorina, William Kristol, Henry Olsen, William Galston, Charles Hill, William F. B. O'Reilly, Ramesh Ponnuru, Roger Kimball, James Taranto, Margaret Hoover, and E. Donald Elliott. U.S. Congressman Ron DeSantis will deliver the keynote address.
Please note that registration is required.
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Firing Line Debate on School Choice
Featuring Chester Finn and Henry Levin and moderated by Elizabeth Carroll.
4:30pm in WLH 116 (100 Wall St)
Monday, November 28, 2016
Discussion with Charlie Spies
Co-sponsored by The Politic
4:30pm, ISPS Policy Lab (77 Prospect Street)
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Lecture by Dr. Ben Carson
SSS 114 (1 Prospect St) at 7pm