Skip to main content
Print/Share/Save
MySpace
Digg
Delicious

Nazareth Observes Constitution Day

  • Published: September 12, 2011

For More Information

Office of Multicultural Affairs at (585) 389-2073 or Fran Gonzales at fgonzal7@naz.edu.

Nazareth Observes Constitution Day

Nazareth College’s Office of Multicultural Affairs has an exciting list of events planned to celebrate Constitution Day. All of the events are free and open to the public and take place on the Nazareth College campus. Nazareth College is located at 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, N.Y. 14618.

Student Politics, Citizenship and Engagement – A Discussion led by Assemblyman Joseph D. Morelle and Tad Mack, Wednesday, September 14, 1 p.m., Otto A. Shults Center Forum

With the abundant supply of information coming from varying sources today, how do we figure out what is accurate information? Why is it important for students to be engaged, whether it be in the community, state-wide, nation-wide, or even world-wide? What affect does engagement and involvement have in our daily lives? Please join Assemblyman Joseph D. Morelle and Tad Mack for an informative and interactive discussion on the crucial need for our generation to become informed and active citizens.

Voter registration will be facilitated by The League of Women Voters. Students will also be able to apply to become election inspectors through the Monroe County Election Fellows program.

AKWAABA Performs, Wednesday, September 14, 4:30 p.m., Otto A. Shults Center Forum
AKWAABA’s living history presenters are Rochester residents who are accomplished educators, social workers and healthcare professionals. Many have extended their love of history by researching their families’ genealogies and teaching the skill to others. Some are professional storytellers. All are involved in numerous community organizations. They come together out of their desire to accurately tell the story of the Underground Railroad.

League of Women Voters Workshop, Thursday, September 15, 10:00 a.m., Otto A. Shults Center Forum

Workshop on voting/voting registration information given by League of Women Voters.

League of Women Voters Reception, Thursday, September 15, 2:00 p.m., Otto A. Shults Center Reading Lounge

Join us in the Reading Lounge of the Otto A. Shults Center for a reception hosted by the League of Women Voters.

President’s Lecture, Thursday, September 15, 4:00 p.m., Otto A Shults Center Forum

Join us in the Forum of the Otto A. Shults Center for a discussion of the 1st Amendment by Nazareth College President Daan Braveman.

League of Women Voters Information Session, Wednesday, September 21, 12:30 p.m., Otto A. Shults Center 1924 Room

The League of Women Voters along with students Benjamin Pate and Jesse McGuire will host an information session on the Election Fellows program.

Lecture, Wednesday, September 21, 4:00 p.m., Otto A. Shults Center Forum

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Olena Prokopovych presents Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission and Snyder vs. Phelps.

Afternoon Movie, Wednesday, September 28, 4:00 p.m., Golisano Academic Center Room 38

On Wednesday, September 28, join us for the afternoon movie Skokie.

League of Women Voters Information Session, Wednesday, October 5, 12:30 p.m., Otto A. Shults Center 1924 Room

The League of Women Voters along with students Benjamin Pate and Jesse McGuire will host an information session on the Election Fellows Program.

Constitution Day at Nazareth College commemorates and explores the U.S. Constitution.  Mandated by the federal government, colleges and universities across the United States celebrate the holiday by expanding student knowledge on the significance of the Constitution in a historical context as well as its relevance in issues we face as a nation today.

Founded in 1924, Nazareth College is located on a close-knit, suburban campus in the dynamic, metropolitan region of Rochester, N.Y. The College offers challenging academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences and professional programs in health and human services, education, and management. Nazareth's strong cultures of service and community prepare students to be successful professionals and engaged citizens. The College enrolls approximately 2,000 undergraduate students and 1,000 graduate students.

Learn More

Constitution Day Events at Nazareth College. Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

Personal tools