National History Center

A project of the American Historical Association, the National History Center aims to reinforce the critical role that history and historical knowledge play in public decision-making and civic life.  


History & Public Policy Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

The History and Public Policy Program (HAPP) at the Woodrow Wilson Center focuses on the relationship between history and policy making and seeks to foster open, informed and non-partisan dialogue on historically relevant issues.


Luskin Center for History and Policy

The UCLA Luskin Center for History and Policy was founded in 2017 and is the first academic center on the West Coast focused on bringing historical knowledge and perspective to bear on policy deliberations.


National Constitution Center

The first and only institution in America established by Congress to "disseminate information about the United States Constitution on a non-partisan basis in order to increase the awareness and understanding of the Constitution among the American people."


Made By History, The Washington Post

A blog from The Washington Post that puts current events into historical perspective. The Lepage Center is a founding sponsor.


Foreign Policy Research Institute

The Foreign Policy Research Institute is dedicated to bringing the insights of scholarship to bear on the foreign policy and national security challenges facing the United States.


Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Founded in 1824 in Philadelphia, the Historical Society of Pennsylvania inspires people to create a better future through historical understanding.


The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress

The John W. Kluge Center brings together scholars and researchers from around the world to stimulate and energize one another, to distill wisdom from the Library's rich resources, and to interact with policymakers and the public.


National Association for Media Literacy Education

The National Association for Media Literacy Education is a national membership organization dedicated to advancing the field of media literacy education in the United States.


Backstory Radio

BackStory is a public radio program and podcast that brings historical perspective to the events happening around us today.


Scholars Strategy Network  

The Scholars Strategy Network seeks to improve public policy and strengthen democracy by connecting scholars and their research to policymakers, citizens associations, and the media.


Miller Center | University of Virginia

The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history and strives to apply the lessons of history and civil discourse to the nation's most pressing contemporary governance challenges.


Australian Policy and History Network

The Australian Policy & History (APH) Network aims to provide policymakers, the media and the general public with relevant, accessible information about the historical background to current events and issues.


General info:

Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Villanova, PA 19085
Tel: (610) 519-4660

Twitter: @LepageCtr

In person:

The Lepage Center is located on the campus of Villanova University, inside the St. Augustine Center, Room 410.

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