LCSC Constitution Day is tonight
Lewis-Clark State College will celebrate is third annual Constitution Day on Sept. 20 with three presentations, simulations/games, and a power point presentation at the LCSC Williams Conference Center, starting at 7 p.m.
The event, presented by the LCSC Social Science Division, is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be available.
The theme for this year’s event is “Rights, Liberties and the Constitution.”
After a welcome and introductions, Alan Marshall will make the first of three presentations, each about s7 minutes, on “Indian Treaties.” Chris Riggs will discuss “War Powers in Historical Perspective,” and the third presentation is by Bill Clouser on “The Constitution and Social Justice
After presentations, the audience will have a choice of joining one of three 20-minute breakout sessions where there will be short simulations/games based on the presentations. A 7-minute PowerPoint presentation to music will follow and the event is expected to wrap up around 8:30 p.m.
In 2004, the federal government passed a resolution requiring all schools and federal agencies that receive financial aid must sponsor at least one educational event on the U.S. Constitution.
For more information on the event, contact the LCSC Social Sciences Division at 792-2291.