Athens State to Host Annual Constitution Day Celebration

Athens State to Host Annual Constitution Day Celebration

We the People | Constitution Day

Dateline: September 14, 2018

The Daughters of the American Revolution and Athens State University will be holding a Constitution Day ceremony in McCandless Hall on Monday, September 17. The event will begin with a complimentary lunch reception at 11:00 am in the Sandridge Student Center Ballroom, followed by the Constitution Day Ceremony at 12:00 pm in McCandless Hall. The ceremony will include patriotic music and an inspirational message in celebration of the American Constitution.

To engage students in the celebration, the University encouraged them to take a Constitution Day-themed quiz for the chance to win a prize. Participating students who scored the highest on the quiz will be included in a drawing to be awarded one of nine $50 bookstore scholarships or a grand prize of a $300 bookstore scholarship. The prizes were provided by the Daughters of the American Revolution.

This event is free and open to the public. We hope that you will come and celebrate with us!