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U.S. Constitution Day: Sept. 17

We the People - a picture of the words of the U.S. Constitution

Washburn University, the School of Law and Washburn Institute of Technology will recognize U.S. Constitution Day on September 17, 2015. The Constitution was signed on this date in 1787.

Washburn School of Law

Professor Jeff Jackson will present "The U.S. Supreme Court and the Constitution -- Important Cases of the Last Year" on Thursday, Sept. 17 in room 114 of the School of Law.

More details, including the time, are forthcoming.

Washburn Institute of Technology

Washburn Tech will observe Constitution Day on Thursday, Sept. 10.

At 9 a.m.: Shawnee County District Court Judge Nancy Parrish will speak to Legal Office students.

At 1:30 p.m.: Shawnee County District Attorney Chad Taylor will speak to the entire student body in the conference room about the importance of constiutional protections in criminal cases, as well as general constitutional matters. This event is open to the public.