Student Conferences

Meet top college students from across the nation. Form friendships based on a love of wisdom and timeless questions. Learn from leading conservative professors. Join a community that includes scholars, authors, government officials, journalists, attorneys, and judges.

That’s what you can expect at our conferences.

 

Upcoming Conferences

Conservative Conversations with ISI: Paul Teller and Ken Cribb

October 28, 2020
7 p.m. ET | Online

Compare the presidencies of Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump with two advisors who worked for them.

Liberalism and Its Contemporary Struggles

November 04, 2020
Denison University

A private event for the ISI Society at Denison University featuring David Corey.

Conservative Conversations with ISI: Matthew Continetti

November 04, 2020
7:00 p.m. ET | Online

Discuss the future of the conservative movement after the 2020 election with Matthew Continetti

Moral Foundations of Religious Liberty

November 06, 2020
4 p.m. ET | University of Notre Dame

A private event for the ISI Society at the University of Notre Dame featuring Daniel Philpott.

The Moral Foundations of Religious Liberty

November 06, 2020
University of Notre Dame

A private event for the ISI Society at the University of Notre Dame featuring Daniel Philpott.

The Future of America Post-2020

November 09, 2020
Williams College

A private event for the ISI Society at Williams College featuring Joseph Prud'homme.

Religion and Contemporary Presidential Politics

November 12, 2020

A private event for the ISI Society at the University of Virginia featuring Joseph Prud'homme.

Brave New World

November 18, 2020
Morehead State University

A private event for the ISI Society at Morehead State University featuring Nathan Schlueter.

ISI Collegiate Network 2020 Editors’ Conference

March 05-07, 2021
Omni Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

An invitation-only conference for ISI Collegiate Network editors

Honors Program

Ready to go to the next level? Become an ISI Honors Scholar.

Our Honors Program begins with an intensive weeklong summer conference featuring outstanding students from across the country as well as top conservative professors. During the next academic year you will work with your ISI faculty mentor and attend invitation-only weekend seminars.

“Every conference I attend makes me value ISI more—for the knowledge I gain and the relationships I develop.”
- Tessa Piety, Berry College alumna
“When it comes to bringing students together in pursuit of truth, ISI is really second to none.”
- Micah Meadowcroft, Hillsdale College alumnus
“The rich conversations at ISI conferences made me realize why I went to university.”
- Emily Rose Mitchell, Rhodes College
“Every time I attend an ISI event or conference I am amazed by the quantity and caliber of the intellectual conversations. These discussions are invaluable to me.”
- Margaret Schuhriemen, University of Dallas