Constitution Day Events

2019 Constitution Day Event
Civil Discourse: Executive Power with Neal Katyal and George T. Conway III

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - Alice Statler Auditorium - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

A conversation with Neal Katyal: Paul and Patricia Saunders Professor of Law at Georgetown University and a Partner at Hogan Lovells, and George T. Conway III: Of Counsel in the Litigation Department of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Moderated by Sarah Kreps, Professor of Government and Adjunct Professor of Law. 

2018 Constitution Day Event

Know Your Rights Panel Discussion

Monday, September 17, 2018 - William T. Keeton House - 7:15pm to 8:15pm

A panel discussion featuring Professor Jaclyn Kelley-Widmer and Kevin Graham will focus on the practice of students' constitutional rights, both on and off campus, as a means of protecting oneself and others in the face of police brutality, surveillance, and unlawful I.C.E harassment.

2017 Constitution Day Event

Are We In A Constitutional Crisis?

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 120 Physical Sciences Building - 5:30pm

Is the U.S. Constitution in crisis? Is democracy under threat? What opportunities might this moment present?

Panel discussion & community conversation in recognition of Constitution Day, featuring:

  • Noliwe Rooks (Director of American Studies; Associate Professor, Africana Studies & Research Center)
  • Aziz Rana (Professor, Law School)
  • Gerald Torres (Professor, Law School)
  • Scott Peters (Professor, Development Sociology)

*Free pocket U.S. Constitutions for attendees!*