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July 2, 2020

NAS Commends the Department of Education for New Foreign Gift Disclosure Guidance

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The Department of Education has taken important steps within the bounds of existing federal law, and we applaud the Department of Education for these important updates to foreign gift disclosures.

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July 1, 2020

Leah Thomas Joins The NAS Team

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Join us in welcoming our Summer 2020 communications intern. 

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June 26, 2020

NAS Commends CONFUCIUS Act, Proposes Amendments

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The U.S. Senate has passed the CONFUCIUS Act, a bipartisan bill designed to curb Chinese government influence on the operation of American Confucius Instutes.

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June 25, 2020

Video: Progressive Philanthropy in Higher Education

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In this webinar, our panelists explore the lessons we can learn from the success of progressive philanthropy in higher education. 

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June 25, 2020

The National Endowment for the Humanities Awards CARES Act Grant to NAS

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The grant, part of the $40.3 million allocated to the NEH as part of the CARES Act, will enable NAS to survey four of the most popular history books used to teach America’s children and create a...

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June 22, 2020

Webinar: Progressive Philanthropy in Higher Education

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Join the National Association of Scholars on June 25th at 2 pm Eastern to discuss the lessons we can learn from progressive philanthropy.

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June 18, 2020

Video: When Prophecy Flails

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How does a self-governing republic best use the expertise of specialists without becoming captive to their often blinkered views of public policy?

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June 16, 2020

When Prophecy Flails: The Problem of Over-Confident Experts in Uncertain Times

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Join the NAS this Thursday, June 18, at 2 pm Eastern as we discuss how a self-governing republic can best use the expertise of specialists without becoming captive to their often blinkered views of pu...

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June 11, 2020

Video: The History of American Enterprise with H.W. Brand

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The story of how Americans have made their living—earned their daily bread, bought and sold goods and services, created jobs and companies, organized and innovated, bargained and battled in the...

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June 11, 2020

Video: The Crisis Cure for Higher Education

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On June 10, 2020, the National Association of Scholars hosted, "The Crisis Cure for Higher Education." The discussion focused on the potential for reform during the pandemic and ensuing econom...

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