2016 Alumni Summer College Schedule

FRIDAY, JUNE 3

1 - 4 PM  
Check-in, Hampden House

5:15 PM  
Reception & Dinner
Settle Hall

7:30 PM  
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
The American Founding: A Revolution of All Mankind
Dr. Douglas Bradburn, Founding Director
Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington
Crawley Forum 


SATURDAY, JUNE 4

7:15 AM  
Buffet Breakfast in Settle Dining Hall  

8:30 - 9:45 AM   
SESSION I
The Nature of the British Empire: Causes of the American Revolution
Dr. John Coombs, Professor of History
Crawley Forum

10:00 - 10:30 AM 
SESSION II
Why Hampden & Sydney
Dr. John Coombs, Professor of History
Crawley Forum   

10:45 - 12:00 PM 
SESSION III
How the British Lost America
Dr. Andrew O'Shaughnessy, Professor of History @ UVA
Vice President of Monticello
Crawley Forum  

12 - 12:30 PM
SUMMARY PANEL

12:30 PM  
Buffet Lunch in Crawley Forum 

2:00 PM      
** SPECIAL LECTURE **
The American Cincinnatus: George Washington
Dr. Douglas Bradburn, Founding Director
Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington
Crawley Forum

5:30 PM 
Reception & Dinner in Tiger Inn
The British Are Coming! The British Are Coming! H-SC versus the Redcoats
Rev. Dr. William Thompson, Retired College Church Pastor

6:45 - 7:15 PM
Evening Entertainment  


SUNDAY, JUNE 5

7:15 AM 
Buffet Breakfast in Settle Dining Hall  

8:45 - 9:30 AM  
SESSION IV
Ideological Origins of the American Revolution
Dr. Roger Barrus, Professor of Government & Foreign Affairs
Crawley Forum

9:45 - 10:30 AM  
SESSION V
The American Constitutional Republic: Federalist 10
Dr. Warner Winborne '88, Professor of Government & Foreign Affairs 
Crawley Forum 

10:45 - 11:30 AM 
SESSION VI
The American Republic
Dr. David Capper '05, Professor of Political Science & Philosophy, Angelo State University
Crawley Forum

11:30 - 12:15 PM  
SUMMARY PANEL

Check-out by 2 PM