National Constitution Day


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Friday, Sep. 16, 2016

Constitution Day Tabling

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Polsky Building — 3rd Floor Atrium
Sponsors of Event: Campus Programs

Description: On September 17, 1787, the US Constitution was signed by 39 individuals who changed the course of history. On the 229th anniversary, join us in recognizing the anniversary of this historic day, pick up a Free Pocket Constitution, and see if you have what it takes to be a citizen of the United States of America.

Constitution Day Tabling

Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
Location: Student Union — Trapezoid Lounge
Sponsors of Event: Campus Programs

Description: On September 17, 1787, the US Constitution was signed by 39 individuals who changed the course of history. On the 229th anniversary, join us in recognizing the anniversary of this historic day, pick up a Free Pocket Constitution, and see if you have what it takes to be a citizen of the United States of America.

Voter Registration

Time: 10:00am – 3:00pm
Location: Student Union — Trapezoid Lounge
Sponsors of Event: The League of Women Voters

Description: The November 8th election date is approaching quickly, and if you are a citizen over the age of 18, you have the right to vote in this election! The voter registration deadline for Ohio is Oct. 11th. To make sure your voice is heard in this election, make sure to come find us, get registered, and know what you need to vote!


Friday, Sep. 23, 2016

Constitution Day Celebration & Oath for New Citizens

Time: 4:00pm 
Location:
Akron-Summit County Public Library (60 High St., Akron, OH 44326)
Sponsors of Event: The Akron Bar Association 

Description: On the anniversary of the signing of the US Constitution, come to the Akron-Summit County Public Library to celebrate. The event will feature remarks by a US District Court judge, the administration of the oath for 30 new citizens, and participation by young people and local dignitaries.

For more information contact Dave Vale at dvale@uakron.edu or (330) 972-6568.

Past events

2015

2013

2012