Events


September
17
Constitution Day Event: The United States Constitution and the Values of an Open Society
A lecture on The United States Constitution and the Values of an Open Society by Judge John E. Jones III of the United States Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Judge Jones presided over the landmark case of Kitzmiller v. Dover School District, after which he held that it was unconstitutional to teach intelligent design within a public school science curriculum. In 2014, Judge Jones resolved the matter of Whitewood v. Wolf by striking down as unconstitutional Pennsylvania’s ban on same-sex marriage.
7:30-9 p.m., Leedy Theater/Mund College Center

October
6
General Election Registration Deadline

22
Colloquium Event: "Sex, Gender, and the U.S. Constitution"
Leslie F. Goldstein, Ph.D. is Judge Hugh M. Morris Professor Emerita of political science and international relations at the University of Delaware. She specializes in constitutional law, gender and law and political theory. Her research interests include law and courts in the global order; comparative women's rights; and the history of political thought. Professor Goldstein teaches constitutional law and civil liberties; gender, sex and law; history of political philosophy; history of American political thought; politics and literature. She is currently at work on a book on the Supreme Court and racial minorities.
12 p.m., Bishop Library Atrium

28
Last Day to Apply for Civilian Absentee Ballot

31
Civilian Absentee Ballot Receipt Deadline


November
4
General Election