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Constitution Day

Constitution Day 2018

Each year the Department of Philosophy, in collaboration with other programs on campus, observes Constitution Day.  In 2018 we invite you to join us for conversations about the history, meaning, and importance of the United States Constitution.

  • Tuesday, 18 September, 12:00 p.m., Comal 116: "The Moral foundations of the Constitution," Carrie Crisp, JD, Lecturer in Philosophy
  • Wednesday, 19 September 2018, San Marcos Public Library: "Appeal to the People's Court: Rethinking Law, Judging, and Punishment." Vince Luizzi, Professor in Philosophy
  • Thursday, 20 September 2018, Aklek Teaching Theater: “Why We Should Value Campus Free Speech.” Dr. Keith Whittington, William Nelson Cromwell Professor at Princeton University, so-sponsored with the Department of Political Science and Jack Miller Center for Teaching America’s Founding Principles and History.