Campus & Community

Promoting greater understanding of the nation’s past is a collective endeavor. The Kinder Institute has designed a number of programs, ranging from monthly reading groups to public lectures, that bring leaders in the fields of American political thought and history together with members of the MU, Columbia, and Missouri communities to discuss ideas, figures, and events that have been central to the development of constitutional democracy in the United States.

Full Schedule

  • “Is the First Amendment in Crisis?”: 4/21 Unbound Book Festival Panel

    The Kinder Institute on Constitutional Democracy is joining forces with Columbia’s Unbound Book Festival to … Continued

  • Cambridge History of America and the World: May 2018 Conference

    On May 17-19, 2018, the Kinder Institute will host over 30 scholars of American political … Continued

  • 2018 Missouri Summer Teachers Academy

    The nomination period has officially closed, and we have a record number of high school … Continued