The Assistant Deputy Secretary for Innovation and Improvement announces that, pursuant to legislation passed by Congress, educational institutions receiving Federal funding are required to hold an educational program pertaining to the United States Constitution on September 17 of each year. This notice implements this provision as it applies to educational institutions receiving Federal funding from the Department.
Each year St. Ambrose University hosts a Constitution Day event on or near September 17, consisting of a lecture or panel discussion on a theme related to constitutional law. This event is organized by the Political Science Department.
L. Joseph Hebert, PhD
Professor, Political Science and Leadership Studies
Recent Constitution Day Events
St. Ambrose University to Host Freedom of Speech Discussion (Sept. 2017)
Constitution Day Panel Discussion: 'Religious Liberty and the U.S. Constitution.' Featuring Carson Holloway, University of Nebraska-Omaha, and SAU faculty (Sept. 2013)