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Robert E. Lee: A Life

Robert E. Lee is one of the most confounding figures in American history. Lee betrayed his nation in order to defend his home state and uphold the slave system he claimed to oppose. He was a traitor…

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Statesmanship as Human Excellence: Exemplars of Greatness, Courage, and Moderation

The lecture will challenge the widespread, even dominant, view of politics as nothing but a vehicle for raw power and domination. Such false realism obfuscates both the very real quest for justice…

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Climate and the Potential for Life on Other Planets

Understanding planetary habitability is key to understanding how and why life developed on Earth as well as whether life is present on planets that orbit different stars (exoplanets). Whether a…

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Moving Up Without Losing Your Way: A Discussion of the Princeton Class of 2025 Pre-Read

Join us for a discussion of the Princeton Pre-read selection for the Class of 2025, Moving Up Without Losing Your Way: The Ethical Costs of Upward Mobility by philosopher and Princeton Class of 2002…

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What Does It Mean to Interpret the Constitution?

Do Supreme Court justices really just call balls and strikes, or are the Court’s decisions merely politics by another name? When we read that judges are originalists or favor a living…

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Afghanistan: What Happened and What Can Be Done?

America's precipitous withdrawal from Afghanistan has raised a number of important questions that this panel hopes to address. Among these are: Is this event a sign of America’s loss of…

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Workshop: How to Choose Your Co-Founder

Session Speaker BiosEverybody knows that the right co-founder can make or break your startup. But how do you determine who the “right” co-founder is for you?We are privileged to have two…

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What It Means to Be Human: The Case for the Body in Public Bioethics

O. Carter Snead, Professor of Law; Director, de Nicola Center for Ethics and Culture; Concurrent Professor of Political Science, University of Notre Dame, and Robert P. George, McCormick Professor…

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The Tyranny of Merit: What's Become of the Common Good?

The Annual Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles Michael J. Sandel, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government, Harvard University, and Robert P. George,…

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Apollo’s Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of the Coronavirus

Nicholas A. Christakis, Sterling Professor of Social and Natural Science, Yale University, and Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in…

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The Honorable Stephanos Bibas - The Crisis of Democracy in Criminal Justice - February 10, 2020

The Honorable Stephanos Bibas - The Crisis of Democracy in Criminal Justice - February 10, 2020

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The Challenge to "Brain Death": are we taking organs from living human beings, and if we are, does it matter?

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The Spirit of Truth Seeking

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A Consideration of the Thought of David Novak

A Consideration of the Thought of David Novak RELIGIOUS PARTICULARITY AND MORAL UNIVERSALITY: FAITH, REASON, AND NATURAL LAW The Annual Robert J. Giuffra ’82 Conference Tuesday, May 14 –…

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Jewish-Christian Relations

Jewish-Christian Relations RELIGIOUS PARTICULARITY AND MORAL UNIVERSALITY: FAITH, REASON, AND NATURAL LAW The Annual Robert J. Giuffra ’82 Conference Tuesday, May 14 – Wednesday, May 15,…

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Natural Law

Natural Law RELIGIOUS PARTICULARITY AND MORAL UNIVERSALITY: FAITH, REASON, AND NATURAL LAW The Annual Robert J. Giuffra ’82 Conference Tuesday, May 14 – Wednesday, May 15, 2019

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