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Politics & Policy Writing as Literature

Study classics in political writing & learn how to do what the authors do.

Political Studies Program

Study the theory and practice of politics in the heart of the nation’s capital.

Constitutional Studies Program

Study key constitutional questions and controversies with leading legal experts & practitioners.

Security Studies

Take a practitioner’s view of the most difficult national security challenges the United States.

War Studies Program

Learn the theory, practice, organization, and control of war and military forces.

Political Studies Program

Statesmanship

Consider the statesman’s role in democracy & whether political greatness is still possible today.

Our Alumni

Elliot Kaufman

Elliot Kaufman


Political Studies Program

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Stefan Johnson

Stefan Johnson


Political Studies Program

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Alexandra Gutowski

Alexandra Gutowski


War Studies Program

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Caleb Orr

Caleb Orr


Advanced Institutes

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Do you know a student or colleague who would benefit from one of our programs? Applicants may apply directly to our programs, but nominations are helpful for reaching and selecting great participants. Nominate a potential applicant by submitting their name, email address, and a brief description of their abilities and interest in the study of politics and policy. Program staff will follow up with an email to the nominee mentioning your nomination and offering information on how to apply.

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