"We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and Secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America."
About Constitution Day
All Truman community members are encouraged to attend events celebrating Constitution Day on Wednesday, September 21, 2005.
"Speak Out: Soapbox for Democracy"
Students, Faculty, and Staff are invited to step up to the microphone and speak their minds (limited to three minutes) about the U.S. Constitution; current events surrounding the Constitution; and executive, legislative, and judicial issues related to the Constitution.
Location: Quadrangle. (Rain Site: SUB Alumni Room)
"The Constitution and the Power of the President After 9/11: Has
An open presentation given by Dan Mandell, Associate Professor of History, and Paul Parker, Professor of Political Science.
Location: SUB Alumni Room
References for the Presentation:
Historical Letters & Articles:
Current Letters & Articles:
|All day||The Center for Student Involvement (CSI) will have a booth set up in the Student Union distributing free copies of the U.S. Constitution, fun facts, and more.|