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Episode #15: Steve Balch and the Story of NAS

Feb 14, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Steve Balch, NAS's founder, joins Peter W. Wood for an hour of discussion on the story of NAS, the study of Western Civilization, and his hopes for the future of American higher education.

Inside the Beltway Conference Call

Feb 13, 2019 by NAS |

Join NAS next Wednesday, February 20, at 2:00 PM Eastern for a conference call to discuss what’s happening in DC. 

NAS Awards the Fraser Barron Scholarship to Janice Gunther Martin

Feb 13, 2019 by NAS |

The NAS has awarded Janice Gunther Martin the 2019 Fraser Barron Memorial Scholarship in Renaissance & Western History.

Racial Preferences Shakes a Classical Studies Conference

Feb 13, 2019 by David Randall |

A conference erupted in outrage after a member openly criticized racial preferences. 

NAS Endorses the Campus Intellectual Diversity Act

Feb 12, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Let's restore intellectual rigor and diversity to higher education. 

The Campus Intellectual Diversity Act

Feb 12, 2019 by Stanley Kurtz |

Model state-level legislation to promote intellectual diversity on campus.  

Required Reading

Feb 08, 2019 by NAS |

A State Representative in Iowa has introduced a bill to make Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago a required read for high school graduation.

Episode #14: Regulatory Overreach with Larry Kogan

Feb 07, 2019 by NAS |

Peter W. Wood interviews Larry Kogan on sustainability. Join us as Larry takes us on an expedition to the dark underbelly of the regulatory regime.

Episode #13: Last Month Today (January)

Jan 31, 2019 by NAS |

Peter W. Wood sits down with the NAS staff to discuss higher education news and themes from January.

EVENT: A Hole in the Renaissance

Jan 30, 2019 by NAS |

Join us February 12, 2019, at the office of First Things as we come together to hear a lecture from Dr. Eleanor Schneider.

Academic Unions: Join or Say, ‘Goodbye to Your Career’

Jan 29, 2019 by NAS |

NAS filed an amicus brief in support of St. Cloud State University political science professor Kathleen Uradnik.

Some Thoughts on the A.P.A. Guidelines for Psychological Practice With Boys and Men

Jan 28, 2019 by Dave Peterson |

A response to the American Psychological Association's recent guidance for men and boys. 

Academy for Retribution

Jan 25, 2019 by NAS |

Peter W. Wood writes a letter to the President of Portland State University urging the institution to end its use of academic disciplinary procedures to harass Professor Boghossian. 

Conference Call Schedule: Spring 2019

Jan 25, 2019 by NAS |

Join NAS once a month this Spring as we discuss education politics, neo-segregation, and politicization of the College Board. 

Episode #12: Elitist Status Symbols with Darel Paul

Jan 24, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Peter W. Wood sits down with Darel Paul, a professor of political science at Wiliams College and author of From Tolerance to Equality.

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