Alan Kahan

Alan S. Kahan: Tocqueville, Democracy, and Religion

December 7, 2020, 11 a.m. MST. Online only. Free and open to the public. Registration required.

Jon Peede

Jon Peede: The Liberal Arts in an Illiberal Age

December 9, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only. Free and open to the public. Registration required.

Bari Weiss

Bari Weiss: Free Speech and Cancel Culture Webinar

Nov. 19, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only. Registration required. Join former New York Times opinion writer and editor Bari Weiss and Benson Center Director Daniel Jacobson in a presentation and discussion about free speech and today's cancel culture.

Elizabeth Eastman

Elizabeth Eastman: From Shadows on the Wall to the Sun: Liberal Education and the Ascent from the Cave

Nov. 17, 2020, 6 p.m. Oniine only, free and open to the public. No registration necessary.

Joshua Katz

Joshua Katz: "Cancellation and Its Discontents" Webinar

Nov. 12, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only. Free and open to the public. Registration required. Part of the Benson Center's 2020-21 "The Canceled" lecture series.

Lucas Morel

Lucas Morel: The 1619 Project as Missed Opportunity

Oct. 27, 2020, 6 p.m. Online only, free and open to the public. No registration necessary.

John Eastman

John Eastman: The United States as Independent Community: A Particular Rooted in the Universal

Oct. 6, 2020 6 p.m. Online only, free and open to the public. No registration necessary.

Hayden Ausland

Hayden W. Ausland: On the Classical Idea of Political Community, as Set Forth by Aristotle and Cicero

Sept. 15, 2020. Free and open to the public. No registration necessary. Online only.

freedom conference

Benson Center scholars discuss the constitution in times of crisis at Steamboat Institute's Freedom Conference and Festival

Benson Center visiting scholars John and Elizabeth Eastman led a riveting discussion on "Liberty vs. Security: The Constitution in Times of Crisis" at the August 2020 Freedom Conference & Festival in Beaver Creek, Colorado.

Steamboat Institute Debate

POSTPONED UNTIL FALL 2020: The Steamboat Institute Campus Liberty Tour: Will a Wealth Tax and Higher Income Tax Rates Increase Prosperity and Opportunity in America?

The Steamboat Institute Campus Liberty Tour Boulder campus event, scheduled for April 14, 2020, is being rescheduled for fall 2020 due to concern with COVID-19.

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