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1200 S. Jay St.
Aberdeen, S.D. 57401
 
Phone: 605-626-3011
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Constitution Day at Northern
What is Constitution Day?
 
Sept. 17 is Constitution Day and Citizenship Day (Constitution Day). This day commemorates the Sept. 17, 1787, signing of the United States Constitution.
  
 
Political scientist to discuss education reform
 
 
Constitution Fun Facts
 
Constitution Day Events at Northern
NSU’s Constitution Day celebration will last all day Tuesday, Sept. 17. All are welcome to this free, fun event.
 

• NSU dining services will offer students themed food in the cafeteria on Sept. 17, including Washington (state) apples and a mystery "United Tates of America" dish.
 
• The NSU Wolf Shoppe will have a book display and trivia contest all day.
 
• Williams Library will have three Constitution Day-related displays out all day.

• Various offices around campus will be decorated all day.
• The School of Education will have relevant children's books on display all day.

• The League of Women Voters will register voters from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Center.

• The NSU History Club will have a copy of the Constitution on display from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center.

• The NSU Student Association will have a table with games and information from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Student Center.

• Aberdeen native Kenneth J. Meier, professor of political science at Texas A&M University, will speak at 7 p.m. in Johnson Fine Arts Center room 134. His speech, "The Politics of Education Reform," is free and open to the public.
 
• NSUtv is airing the exclusive Spotlight @ Northern Constitution Day special with Drs. Jon Schaff, Kenneth Blanchard, Ric Dias and David Grettler at 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. daily through Sept. 18.

• “Constitution Fun Facts” will be posted around campus.
 
• Off campus, Red Rooster Coffee House will host a U.S. history and politics game at 7 p.m.
 
 
Constitution Day 2013

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For more information about Constitution Day at NSU, contact Dias at 605-626-7795 or ric.dias@northern.edu.