On September 17, 1787, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention met for the last time to sign the document they had created. Citizens across the nation recognize September 17 as Constitution Day.
Every year the University of Southern Indiana holds a public reading of the Constitution and Bill of Rights in honor of Constitution Day.
Faculty, staff, and students read the document in its entirety beginning at noon.
The event is part of the University Core Curriculum Speaker Series. For more information, contact Dr. Mark Krahling, director of the University Core Curriculum, at 812/464-1712.