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Hugh Hewitt’s 16 keys to the 2016 race

By |November 6th, 2015|

(By John Andrews, ’76 Editor) Much like a sportscaster providing “keys to the game” ahead of an NFL kickoff, author and radio host Hugh Hewitt suggested 16 keys to the 2016 presidential race at an issue forum at CCU last night.  The fervent Ohio State and Cleveland Browns partisan pled for audience sympathy […]

As Carson comes calling, CCU students shine

By |October 29th, 2015|

Among the hundreds of Colorado Christian University students in the capacity crowd that heard presidential candidate Ben Carson spell out his vision for leadership at the CCU Event Center on Thursday morning, Oct. 29, were dozens who personally hosted Carson and helped […]

Big-name beat goes on with Cheney upcoming

By |October 28th, 2015|

Centennial Institute programs roll along at high intensity even as founder John Andrews hands the captain’s chair to former marketing director Jeff Hunt.  Scarcely is presidential front-runner Ben Carson done with his Oct.29 stop at CCU when the spotlight shifts to Hugh Hewitt on Nov. 5, Dick Cheney […]

Relay handoff: Hunt to take baton from Andrews

By |October 19th, 2015|

(By John Andrews, ’76 Editor) The appointment of my great friend and colleague Jeff Hunt to take the baton and run the next leg of Centennial Institute’s long relay for faith, family, and freedom is good news for the conservative cause. […]

Reloading, not retiring: What I told ‘Veritas’

By |October 7th, 2015|

Could I do it? Sum up twenty-five hundred days of the best job I ever had, in a few hundred words on the screen?  Stephanie Tatham, a junior communications major, varsity softball player, and reporter for CCU’s student newspaper, Veritas, learning of my upcoming departure from the Centennial Institute director’s chair, posed several questions […]

The brief for Ben

By |July 26th, 2015|

(By Charles Patricoff, ’76 Contributor) Of all the GOP candidates who spoke at Western Conservative Summit 2015, including Carly Fiorina about whom I posted admiringly last week, for my money it’s pediatric neurosurgeon Benjamin Solomon […]

Fall events take up education, energy, politics, jihad

By |July 24th, 2015|

With confetti still in the air from a record-setting Western Conservative Summit 2015, Colorado Christian University’s think tank, Centennial Institute, rolls out the fall 2015 event calendar with forums […]

New GOP Blood Gathers At #WCS15

By |June 26th, 2015|

The Western Conservative Summit kicked off Friday morning at the Brown Palace with a small panel of speakers. WCS15 is hosted by the Colorado Christian University’s public policy think tank, the Centennial Institute, and led […]

Summit Surprises: Did You Know?

By |June 10th, 2015|

(By Centennial Institute Staff) Yes, Western Conservative Summit 2015 is very much about the invisible primary for president next year.  Seven GOP contenders are coming, others may come, and we even invited five Dems (not holding our breath).  But there’s a lot more to WCS15 that you maybe didn’t know about.

The facts: Who may advertise at Western Conservative Summit 2015?

By |April 15th, 2015|

(’76 Editor) Colorado Log Cabin Republicans, a prominent voice for gay marriage as the law of the land, have alleged in a press release that they were “disinvited” from exhibiting at Western Conservative Summit 2015 […]