Constitution Week

Towson University celebrates Constitution Day every September with a month of activities.

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9/11 Remembrance: Paying Tribute to the Fallen

Tuesday, September 11
9 a.m., Newell Field

  • Join the Military and Veterans Center alongside campus and community partners as we remember and pay tribute to those we lost during the September 11, 2001 attacks and the events that followed. CESR is a proud partner of this event, and we will be there providing opportunities to serve the community and be civically engaged.

New York Times Talk
"A Pink Wave:" Women and the Midterm Elections

Thursday, September 13
12 - 1:30 p.m., University Union 314-316

  • Join us for our first New York Times talk of the semester! Dr. Sarah Oliver with the Department of Political Science will facilitate a conversation about the wave of female candidates running for the many open seats all over the country, as we gear up for the 2018 Midterm Elections. What makes this one of the most historic and impactful election seasons for women in the United States? 

Constitution Day Celebration

Monday, September 17
10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Freedom Square

  • Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787. Join us at Freedom Square for fun activities, a free pocket copy of the U.S. Constitution, and some apple pie!

Federal Depository Library Program Birthday Bash

Thursday, September 20
11 a.m. - 12 p.m., Freedom Square (Under the Lecture Hall)

  • Celebrate the 7th birthday of the Federal Depository Library Program. Come down to Freedom Square to get some birthday cake, Rita’s, and a pocket Constitution.

A Campus Conversation with Ira Shapiro

Thursday, September 20
6 - 8 p.m., Lecture Hall 238

  • We are excited to host Ira Shapiro at Towson University! Mr. Shapiro is an author, former U.S. trade negotiator and senior Senate Staffer. He most recently published "Broken: Can the Senate Save Itself and the Country?" and is also the host of "After Words with Ira Shapiro" on CSPAN.

National Voter Registration Day

Tuesday, September 25
Freedom Square and other locations throughout TU, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

  • Let's make sure everyone is ready to vote in the 2018 Midterm Elections. Join us at Freedom Square and throughout campus as we're getting students, faculty and staff signed up on our TurboVote system and registered to vote. 
  • Take Action! Want to get involved and volunteer on this day? Fill out this form!