Upcoming Events

Timothy Keefer

"Is It a 'Muslim Ban'? What the President Trump’s Immigration Order Means for Citizens, Residents, and Travelers”

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 6:00pm

Timothy Keefer, former Chief Counsel for Civil Rights & Civil Liberties, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, will discuss President Trump's Immigration Order.

Dr. Yaakov Ariel

The 'Status Quo' and its Discontents: Religion, Law, and Society in Israel

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

The Loeb Institute is honored to host author and professor Dr. Yaakov Ariel at GW this spring.

Andrew Sabl

Are Judaism and Christianity Compatible with Democracy? Why Decent People Take Scripture Seriously But Not Literally

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

The Loeb Institute is excited to welcome political theorist Andrew Sabl to GW this March.

Good Neighbors book cover

Good Neighbors: The Democracy of Everyday Life in America

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 12:00pm

Nancy Rosenblum from Harvard University will discuss her recent book, "Good Neighbors: The Democracy of Everyday Life in America."

Past Events



Walter Russell Mead

The 6th Annual George Washington Lecture

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 6:00pm

Walter Russell Mead will discuss an aspect of Washington's legacy, religious freedom and tolerance, which was expressed in his letter to the Touro Synagogue, and explore larger points about religious liberty in America and the world.

Latinos, Religion and the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Latinos, Religion and the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 4:30pm

The Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute and the Loeb Institute for Religious Freedom welcomed Dr. Jessica Hamar Martínez, a senior researcher at Pew Research Center.

The Loeb Institute for Religious Freedom welcomes Amb. David Saperstein

Religious Freedom in a Conflicted Age

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 6:00pm

The Loeb Institute hosted Ambassador David Saperstein, Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom at the US Department of State.