Center for Constitutional Studies
Office of Academic Affairs
CCS Constitution Week Schedule

September 17-20, 2012

Schedule of Events
Monday, Sept. 17
The Great Constitution Handout
Various times and places throughout campus
Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Center for Constitutional Studies
     5:00-6:00 pm
     Suite 305 of the UVU Library
     Private, ticketed event
Constitution Day Program
     Mr. David McCullough´s Keynote Address
     "The Genius of the Founders"
With special guests
     President Matthew S. Holland
     Dr. Rick A. Griffin, Director of CSS
     Directors Reed Criddle & Cheung Chau
     and the UVU Vocal Jazz Octet and Symphony Orchestra
6:00-8:00 pm (seating begins at 6:00 pm)
UCCU Events Center
(Free admission, tickets available at the UCCU Events Center and CSS is Suite 305 of the Library
*Sponsored by CSS and UVUSA*
Tuesday, Sept. 18
The Open House for the Center for Constitutional Studies
(guided tours available)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Suite 305 of the Library
Constitution Fair (Constitution Jeopardy, Games, Displays, & More)
10:00 am - 2:00pm
Center Stage
Wednesday, Sept. 19
Comparative Constitutionalism Panel"Democratic Spring and Consitutional Reform"
10:00 - 11:00 am
Center Stage
  Dr. Rick A. Griffin, Director of CSS


  Mr. Alexey Semyonov,
       President of the Andrei Sakharov Foundation
  Dr. Mohammad A. El-Saidi,
       Director of the Office Academic Research
  Ambassador Baktybek Abdrisaev,
       Lecturer of Political Science
Meet the Founders
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
"Man on the street" interviews
Various places throughout campus
Thursday, Sept. 20
Constitution Week Finale
Jonathan Turley, George Washington University Professor of Law
   Closing Address, "The Tax Man Cometh: The Life and Death of American Federalism "
11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Grande Ballroom

* For further information this year's schedule, contact Dr. Rick A. Griffin, Director of the Center for Constitutional Studies, at 801-863-5470.

UVU Constitution Week Schedule of Events (pdf)
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