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Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy

Spring 2016 events included a public debate between Professor Alberto Coll (DePaul) and Professor John Yoo (UC, Berkeley) on presidential war powers and a dinner talk by Professor Annette Gordon-Reed (Harvard) and Professor Peter Onuf (Virginia) on their new co-authored book, ‘Most Blessed of the Patriarchs’: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination.

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The new 2016-17 undergraduate class of the Kinder Institute Society of Fellows has been announced, and end-of-year awards were given to history and political science students.

The Missouri Summer Teachers Academy for high school teachers will take place June 13-16. This inaugural year’s theme on majority rule and minority rights will be examined through the lens of three broad subject headings: philosophical origins, historical case studies, and judicial rulings

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