Dear friend of the McConnell Center,
Join us this fall as we 'ReTHiNK' fundamental assumptions about American public life. Our five-part lecture series is free and open to the public.
Join Forbes.com columnist Brian Domitrovic, PhD, as he makes the case for reinstating the gold standard: "[It's] the best hope now for getting the nation back on the track of growth, employment and better lives," he says. More details »
Meet our newest McConnell Scholars - Class of 2016. Story; video
Scholars spent the past year, from Colonial Williamsburg to London and Oxford, studying Britain's political, cultural and ideological influence on the American founding. Video; photos
Senior McConnell Scholars spent five weeks this summer studying the history, culture and politics of the People's Republic of China. Read their blog; photos
High school students from across the Commonwealth explored social movements, the use of social media and their interplay with politics this summer as part of a four-day leadership academy. Pictures »
Open to Kentucky social studies teachers, grades K-12. Applications due Oct. 16 »