310Jan 30, 2006
Separation of Church and State in Principle and Politics
Former Senator Birch Bayh spoke about the First Amendment, specifically the separation of church and state. Topics included the first Constitutional Convention, the development of the Bill of ...
198Feb 7, 2002
Book Discussion on Pox Americana: The Great Smallpox Epidemic
Professor Fenn talked about her latest book, Pox Americana: The Great Smallpox Epidemic of 1775-82, published by Hill and Wang. She described the smallpox epidemic that infected America ...
120May 23, 1999
Washington College Commencement Speech
Mr. Kennedy spoke to graduates about his work with disabled students and the importance of service to the community. He told them that learning must a be a life-long experience.
107Feb 25, 1999
Washington and the First Congress
Ms. Bickford discussed the role of the first federal Congress and how they used the written Constitution to create legislation. She also focused on how they defined the image and power of ...
56Nov 28, 2005
Bias & Beyond: The New World of Political Journalism
Stephen Hayes spoke about political journalism and media bias. He discussed the proliferation of media outlets and the democratization of the media. Following his remarks, he responded to ...
34Mar 21, 2002
Book Discussion on Nothing to Fear
Mr. Gallagher discussed his book Nothing to Fear: FDR in Photographs, published by Vandamere Press. Mr. Gallagher read a portion of his book describing the conditions in the ...
30Jan 29, 1999
Lessons Learned From a Lifetime of Leadership
Mrs. Bush talked about the importance of a good education. She gave the students advice about how to live. Both President and Mrs. Bush were presented with honorary ...
17May 17, 1998
Washington College Commencement
Mr. Bradlee delivered the commencement address at Washington College. He congratulated the graduates and talked about the search for truth and the specter of lying in public and private ...