Learning from Washington and Lincoln


Terrence O. Moore


February 5, 2010  |  First Principles on First Fridays



Terrence Moore is assistant professor of history at Hillsdale College. A former lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps, he earned his B.A. from the University of Chicago and his Ph.D. from the University of Edinburgh. From 2001 to 2008, he served as the principal of Ridgeview Classical Schools, a K-12 charter school in Fort Collins, Colorado, whose high school twice ranked first in the state and in 2008 was ranked 15th among America's public schools by U.S. News and World Report. He has published widely in newspapers and journals, including Human Events and the Claremont Review of Books.