Join us for an address by Jennifer Keene, Professor of History at Chapman University, entitled American Patriotic Culture in World War I.


Join us for an address by Dr. Sarah Morgan Smith, Postgraduate Research Fellow at the James Madison Program at Princeton University, entitled Papists, Pacificsts, and Puritans: The 17th Century Religious Origins of American Independence.


Join us for an address by Dan Monroe, Associate Professor of History at Millikin University, entitled Understanding the Honor Culture of the Antebellum South.


Join us for an address by Lucas Morel, Class of 1960 Professor of Ethics and Politics and Head of the Politics Department at Washington and Lee University, entitled Frederick Douglass on Race, Liberty, and the American Creed.

Schedule of Courses

Upcoming Courses

Summer 2017

Fall 2017

Future Semesters

Spring 2018

Session 1: January 6th to February 24th

Session 2: March 3rd to April 28th

Qualifying Exam: Friday, March 9th to Monday, March 26th

Summer 2018 (tentative)

On-Campus Courses 1: June 24th to July 20th

Online Courses: May 7th to August 10th

Qualifying Exam: Friday, July 20th to Monday, August 6th

Previous Academic Years

Faculty Spotlight

Christopher Flannery
Christopher Flannery is Louaine S. Taylor Professor of American History and Government at Ashland University and a Professor in the Honors College at Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California. He has been a member of the board of directors of the The Claremont Institute for the Study of Statesmanship and Political Philosophy since 1981 and is currently the senior editor of The Claremont Review of BooksHe is a native of Los Angeles. On evenings and weekends, he is an essayist, poet, songwriter, and spoken word artist. His first album, Even in L.A., was released July 4, 2015 (