Monday, September 18th, 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Constitution Day and its promise for equal rights and equal protections for all.
9 am - 9:45 am, DiPietro Library Courtyard
Then They Came For Me: A Call to the Community, with President Kim Mooney reading the Preamble to the Constitution. Other Franklin Pierce community members will read the 1st, 13th, 14th, 15th and 19th Amendments; other founding documents; selections from America’s civic discourse; and Pastor Neimoller’s poem.
10 am - 11 am, Fitzwater Center studios
The Place of Inclusion in Our Democracy, a panel discussion with representatives of the FPU community, live webcast.
2 pm - 3 pm, DiPietro Library Courtyard
A Community Response, an informal event with stations set up for members of the FPU community to: sign a commitment to engage in a year-long conversation; volunteer to be part of many initiatives that will carry the conversation forward; to talk.
Democracy is noisy. Let’s make some noise.