How the World Became Rich: The Historical Origins of Economic Growth, Feb. 19

January 23, 2024 The Menard Family George Washington Forum will host Dr. Jared Rubin discussing "How the World Became Rich: The Historical Origins of Economic Growth" on Feb. 19 at 6 p.m. in the Walter Hall Rotunda.

OHIO community invited to Menard Family George Washington Forum Nov. 7 event: ‘The Science of Man’ and the Problems of the Wealth of Nations: History and Philosophy in the Scottish Enlightenment

October 26, 2023 The Menard Family George Washington Forum will host Andrew Wilkins on Nov. 7, at 6 p.m. in Baker University Center 240. This event is free and open to the public.

Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts 'Do Markets Corrupt Our Morals?' on Oct. 3

September 21, 2023 The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts Ginny Choi discussing "Do Markets Corrupt Our Morals?" on Oct.  3.

Menard Family George Washington Forum presents 'Saviors vs. Liberators: the Debate on Ending Global Poverty' on Oct. 9

September 21, 2023 The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts William Easterly discussing "Saviors vs. Liberators: the Debate on Ending Global Poverty" on Monday, Oct. 9.

Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts talk on Meaningful Economics on Sept. 20

September 15, 2023 The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts Bart J. Wilson discussing "Meaningful Economics" on Wednesday, Sept. 20.

History of Capitalism Conference calls for re-evaluating benefits of informal economies

April 21, 2023 The History of Capitalism Conference, brought together scholars working in entrepreneurship and informal economies from across the globe to discuss "Capitalism and Informality."

Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts 'Two (of the Seven) Deadly Economic Sins' on March 7

March 2, 2023 The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts James Otteson discussing "Two (of the Seven) Deadly Economic Sins" on Tuesday, March 7.

Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts 'America’s Rivalry with China and Why It’s Vital to Confront Beijing' on Feb. 22

February 21, 2023 The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts Elbridge Colby discussing "America’s Rivalry with China and Why It’s Vital to Confront Beijing" on Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m.

Menard Family George Washington Forum to host Michael Munger in Baker Theater on Feb. 9

February 6, 2023 The Menard Family George Washington Forum will present “Is Capitalism Sustainable in a Democracy,” on Thursday, Feb. 9, in the Baker Center Theater.

Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts 'The Culture Wars: A Discussion' on Oct. 20

October 12, 2022 The Menard Family George Washington Forum will host "The Culture Wars: A Discussion" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, in Galbreath Chapel on College Green.

Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts Constitution Day lecture: 'Do We Have a Democracy or a Republic, and Why Does it Matter?'

August 12, 2022 The Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts a Constitution Day lecture — "Do We Have a Democracy or a Republic, and Why Does it Matter?" — on Thursday, Sept. 15.

Sebastian Johnson studies Kant, Western philosophers on his way to law school

June 21, 2022 Ohio University alumnus Sebastian Johnson has his sights on a career in constitutional law.

Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts 'Origins of Capitalism' March 25-26

March 14, 2022 The Menard Family George Washington Forum will host a conference on the "Origins of Capitalism" at Ohio University on March 25-26, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.

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Menard Family George Washington Forum hosts author on rise of a new elite on Jan. 20

January 18, 2022 The Menard Family George Washington Forum will host a discussion with Musa Al-Gharbi on "We Have Never Been Woke: Social Justice Discourse, Inequality and the Rise of a New Elite" Jan. 20.

George Washington Forum to host lecture on ‘COVID-19: Vaccines, Focused Protection and Public Policy’

October 20, 2021 The Menard Family George Washington Forum presents Jay Bhattacharya of Stanford University Medical School discussing "COVID-19: Vaccines, Focused Protection and Public Policy" on Tuesday, Oct. 26.