Hillsdale College Hosts National Leadership Seminar

Prominent thinkers discuss “What is American Greatness” at February conference

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Hillsdale College will host its first National Leadership Seminar of 2018 on Tuesday, February 20 and Wednesday, February 21. The conference, titled “What is American Greatness?” will feature lectures from thinkers, scholars and opinion leaders across a variety of disciplines.

Each year, Hillsdale College hosts its National Leadership Seminars in locations across the country to discuss political, cultural and economic issues of the day. More than 30,000 people have attended the events since they began in 1982. For more information on Hillsdale College’s National Leadership Seminars, click here.

The seminar is open to the media. To register, contact Emily Stack Davis at [email protected] or 517-607-2730.


Tuesday, February 20, 2018
8 p.m. EST – Laura Ingraham, “Trump’s Greatness Agenda: An Update”

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

9:30 a.m. EST – Julius Krein, “How to Think About Trade”

10:30 a.m. EST – Larry P. Arnn, “Conservatism and American Greatness”

1 p.m. EST – David P. Goldman, “China and Russia”

2 p.m. EST – Hon. Edith Jones, “The Rule of Law and Administrative Law”


Hyatt Regency Coconut Point
5001 Coconut Road
Bonita Springs, FL 34134


Laura Ingraham is host of both the nationally syndicated radio show, The Laura Ingraham Show, and Fox News Channel program, The Ingraham Angle.

Julius Krein is the founder of political thought journal American Affairs.

Larry P. Arnn is the president of Hillsdale College and professor of politics and history.

David P. Goldman is an economist, author and columnist at the Asia Times.

Edith Jones is a federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

About Hillsdale College

Hillsdale College is an independent liberal arts college located in southern Michigan. Founded in 1844, the College has built a national reputation through its classical liberal arts core curriculum and its principled refusal to accept federal or state taxpayer subsidies, even indirectly in the form of student grants or loans. It also conducts an outreach effort promoting civil and religious liberty, including a free monthly speech digest, Imprimis, with a circulation of more than 5.7 million. For more information, visit hillsdale.edu.

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Media inquiries may be directed to:
Emily Stack Davis
517-607-2726 (work)
517-803-3745 (cell)
[email protected]