R: This House Prefers Unions to Fat Cats

Thursday, March 3rd at 7:30 pm in the Calhoun Parlor


Join us to take on the recent battles over Unions nationwide. Have Unions gotten out of control? Who are the fat cats these days? Which benefits our country more? Yorkside, drinks, and speeches on the history and future of Unions will make for a jovial evening. See you there!


R: This House Prefers Washington to New York

Friday, February 18th at 7:30 pm in the Saybrook Athenaeum Room


Please join us for our First Alumni Banquet Debate. We will bring to the floor speeches on the ethos, history, symbols, architecture, economies, and lifestyles of the two greatest capitals: the Capital of the World and the Capital of the American Empire. All are welcome.



Thursday, February 10th at 7:30 pm in the Calhoun Parlor


Please join us for this referendum on love, loss, and destiny. Must we build the Roman Empire? Or may we retire to pre-lapsarian homes of love and anonymity. Should we ever put career before relationship? Come to defend love, come to defend destiny, come to defend Dido!


R: Football is the Greatest American Sport

Thursday, February 3rd at 7:30 pm in the Calhoun Parlor


Super Bowl weekend approaches, and the Federalist Party party is eager to join the rest of America in our modern day gladiatorial fights... or are we? Is this the sport that best captures the American spirit? Should we be tuning into a baseball or basketball game instead? What does football represent about our culture? And for that matter does America even have a culture? All our welcome to join us for what promises to be a jovial debate.


R: Desert the Middle East

Thursday, January 27th at 7:30 pm in the Calhoun Parlor


This week the Federalist Party will be taking on foreign policy, both the theoretical principles of global involvement, and the specifics issues of culture clash and alliance politics in the Middle East. Please join us for what promises to be a fascinating debate.