Constitution Day 2020: National Constitution Center Events

From: Cathy Michael, Legal Studies Librarian (

Constitution Day is celebrated on September 17th each year. That is the day the Constitution was signed during the Constitutional Convention. More information and events can be found on the Consitution Day website of the National Constitution Center. Here is my Library Guide on the Constitution:

REGISTER AT THIS LINK: This year I registered for an event through the National Constitution Center -- and you can, too:

After the Constitution Center event, we can gather to discuss it in Zoom between 1 & 1:20 pm (drop in/out when you like -- I'll just be in the room):

Meeting ID:972 8525 3832Passcode:642115If this event doesn't fit your schedule, there are others listed that might:

In the evening, the Center will be presenting the 2020 Liberty Medal to Justice Ginsburg "The program, featuring performances by internationally renowned opera singers and tributes from special friends of Justice Ginsburg and produced by NBCUniversal, will debut here on Thursday, September 17 at 6:30 p.m. ET." You can sign up to watch the ceremony here:

Constitution Day: Virtual Student Town Hall with Justice Neil M. Gorsuch
Join the National Constitution Center’s in a special Student Town Hall with U.S. Supreme Associate Justice Neil M. Gorsuch. Justice Gorsuch will speak about his career, the role of the judicial branch, and what it’s like to sit on the Supreme Court. National Constitution Center President and CEO Jeffrey Rosen will moderate the discussion.
Register for Constitution Day Program with Associate Justice Gorsuch

Sep 17, 2020 12:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm


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