Events

We host events each semester to foster a free exchange of ideas on campus. Enjoy video recordings of our past events.

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Debate: Is Immigration a Basic Human Right March 16, 2017
Is immigration a basic human right? Philosopher Christopher Wellman and economist Bryan Caplan debate!
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Joanna Williams on Academic Freedom in an Age of Conformity November 14, 2016
Joanna Williams argues that a stifling culture of conformity in higher education is restricting individual academics, the freedom of academic thought and the progress of knowledge.
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Debate: Is CA's $15 Minimum Wage Law a Good Idea? September 16, 2016
Is California's new $15 minimum wage law a good idea? George Mason Economist Donald Boudreaux and the Roosevelt Institute's Mike Konczal debate!