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Constitution Day

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Title Date Summary
1 Constitution Day Address confronts slavery's legacy
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018), Rublaitus--Lindy (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:6, p.01
9/19/2019 UNI and Cedar Vally community members crowded into the Great Hall of the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) on September 16 to hear Nikole Hannah-Jones deliver the UNI 2019 Constitution Day Address. Hannah-Jones told the audience she would "be going a bit rogue" and would not be speaking on school segregation, but instead on the 1619 project. After the lecture, there was a 20-minute question-and answer-session with Hannah-Jones.; photo.
2 Constitution Day to highlight power of a vote
Spory--Karyn Kathleen (Student--2010)
Northern Iowan 107:7, p.1
9/21/2010 Activities for Constitution Day announced. Kirk R. Lund and Ed Cook will speak.
3 'Does Your Vote Count?" topic for UNI Constitution Day
Public Relations News Release 2010:45, p.1
9/13/2010 Attorney Kirk R. Lund will give a lecture, "Does Your Vote count?" Attorney Ed Cook will present "Redistricting the Iowa Way: A Nonpartisan Approach" immediately following Lund's lecture.
4 John Johnson to speak at UNI on Constitution Day, Sept. 17
Public Relations News Release 2009:27, p.1
9/2/2009 The event is free and open to the public. The lecture will cover constitutional history and how key constitutional language has been interpreted, as well as the Judge Sonia Sotomayor confirmation hearings.
5 "Congress, the President, and the Balance of Power" topic for UNI Constitution Day
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
9/14/2006 Former U.S. representatives Sam Coppersmith and Manuel Lujan will discuss "Congress, the President, and the Balance of Power."
6 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
9/11/2006 "Congress, the President, and the Balance of Power" is the topic of discussion for the Hoxie Forum for Constitution Day 2006.
7 This week at UNI
Northern Iowan 102:7, p.6
9/20/2005 Calendar of upcoming events at UNI.
8 Tuesday, Sept. 20
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
9/19/2005 UNI College Fair held in UNI-Dome; sixth grade students will attend presentation of Willy Wonka' video for Constitution Day will be presented; Alexsey Boyko to give lecture on Russian museums; UNI grad Charles D. Huss to give lecture on Mt. Everest.
9 Government mandates Constitution Day for schools; UNI to hold program this Tuesday
Steffen--Amie R. (Class of 2006)
Northern Iowan 102:6, p.1
9/16/2005 Primary through post-secondary schools are now required to acknowledge and offer information about Constitution Day to enhance students' understanding of the history of the document; photo.
10 UNI commemoration of inaugural Constitution Day, Sept. 20
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
9/13/2005 University will commemorate inaugural Constitution Day by presenting video "Free Speech in the Digital Age".
11 Radio News Network Broadcast Briefs
Public Relations News Release 1987:31, p.1
9/9/1987 Daryl Smith researches some of Iowa's endangered species. Fred Fryman and Tom Ryan examine Iowa's high migration rate. Larry Hensley explains the future of health and wellness in higher education. Donald Whitna discusses the U. S. Constitution.
12 Move over U. S. Constitution: The Northwest Ordinance also deserves a bicentennial birthday salute, says UNI professor
Public Relations News Release 1987:448, p.1
8/7/1987 Professor David Walker explains the role of the Northwest Ordinance in preparing the way for the Bill of Rights.
13 Well-known Iowans and UNI join to commemorate U. S. Constitution
Public Relations News Release 1987:411, p.1
6/22/1987 The Office of Public Relations organizes a twelve-part public service announcement to commemorate the drafting of the United States Constitution. The radio program features interviews with numerous famous Iowans, including former Governor Robert Ray.
14 United States Constitution bicentennial public service announcement
Public Relations News Release 1987:382, p.1
5/28/1987 Participating Iowan radio stations receive recordings of a twelve hour public service announcement commemorating the anniversary of the United States Constitution.
15 United States Constitution bicentennial
Public Relations News Release 1987:378, p.1
5/21/1987 A twelve-hour public service announcement is presented by Iowan radio stations through the university to commemorate the anniversary of the United States Constitution.
16 Mrs. Marion McFarland Walker
Alumni News Letter 5:4, p.2
10/1/1921 Dean Marion McFarland Walker delivers a Constitution Day speech in the Chapel.
17 Constitution Day
Alumni News Letter 3:4, p.1
10/1/1919 Celebration occurred September 17, 1919.
18 Constitution Day celebrated; Hon. J. B. Weaver speaks
College Eye 11:2, p.1
9/24/1919 Lengthy excerpts from address.

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