Celebrating the U.S. Constitution on Sept. 17

Constitution Day

Event Details

Date: September 17, 2015

Times: 4 p.m.

Location: Madsen Center, Room 201

Ticket Info: Free and open to the public.

In honor of the 228th anniversary of the U.S. Constitution, join Dr. Peter Schotten, professor of Government and International Affairs, in discussing "The Constitution and the Meaning of Citizenship."

According to the United States Constitution, what does it mean to be a citizen? Furthermore, what does the current political debate about birthright citizenship mean for the future of American politics?

Dr. Schotten will explore these themes in a brief Constitution Day lecture set for 4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Madsen Center, room 201.

All are welcome.

We invite you to broaden your knowledge of — and appreciation for — this historic and important document through a brief exploration of the following information and links.