The University of Mississippi

Declaration of Independence Center for the Study of American Freedom

The Declaration of Independence Center for the Study of American Freedom offers educational opportunities, speakers, internship, and reading groups for the University of Mississippi community.  It is named in honor of the United States’ founding document, which constitutes the nation as a political community and expresses fundamental principles of American freedom.  Dedicated to the academic and open-minded exploration of these principles, the Center exists to encourage exploration into the many facets of freedom.  It will sponsor a speaker series and an interdisciplinary faculty research team.

Student involvement options include:

  • Freedom Fellow student internships
  • Annual student conference
  • Reading group with faculty and community
  • American civics classes for general education credit

Visit the Center website.