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Constitution Day: Constitution Day at GT

Resources for celebrating the U.S. Constitution.

Constitution Day Program, GT - September 17, 2020

Please join us! Thursday, Sept. 17, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm - register at: https://www.library.gatech.edu/events/constitution-day-celebrating-19th-amendment

Celebrate Constitution Day and the centennial of the 19th amendment to the Constitution in this virtual program with Jessica Vanlanduyt from the Atlanta History Center.

Learn about how some women gained the vote and the ways that all women have used political power over the last century.  Flyer: https://www.library.gatech.edu/events/constitution-day-celebrating-19th-amendment 

Jessica Vanlanduyt is Vice President of Guest Experiences at the Atlanta History Center and curated the exhibition Any Great Change: The Centennial of the 19th Amendment .

Recording of the event is in SMARTech

   For e-books on women's suffrage, see the Books tab/page on this Guide.

Videos of Past Constitution Day Speakers

Other Past Constitution Day Speakers

Sept. 14, 2012 - WREK radio - "Lost in the Stacks" segment  theme - Voting Rights and the Constitution.  Dr. Thomas "Danny" Boston was the guest; professor in the GT School of Economics.  He began working for Civil Rights while inhigh school, and discussed Voting Rights issues for the 2012 election.

2018

Monday, Sept. 17th -

   Booth at Student Center (near Auntie Anne's), 10:30-2:00; coordinated by Library and staffed by representatives of the GT Library, Enterprise Risk Management, and Office of Sponsored Research (OSP).

   Pocket Constitutions and mini flags were distributed.