Howard University

Constitution Day Observance
at Howard University School of Law

Constitution Week of Events

at Howard University School of Law

September 17-21, 2012

To commemorate Constitution Day this year, the Howard University School of Law will be holding a series of brown bag lunches focusing on cutting-edge constitutional law issues. Our events kick-off with a community reading of the Constitution during which members of the HUSL community will read the Constitution from the Preamble through the 27th Amendment. Everyone is invited to participate in the reading.

Monday, September 17, 2012

  • HUSL Community Reading of the Constitution, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm; Moot Court Room
  • Hyperandrogenism and Elite Female Athletes: An Issue of Fairness in Women’s Sports? A Question of Constitutional and Human Rights?
  • Leonie Prao, M.D., 12:00 – 1:30 pm; Murray Conference Room, [OUTLAW]

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

  • Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, et al.: Equal Protection, Affirmative Action and Race,
    12:30 – 1:30 pm; Pauli Murray Conference Room [NAACP & Class of 2013]

Thursday , September 20, 2012

  • Protecting the Right to Vote,
    12:30 – 1:30 pm; Pauli Murray Conference Room, [American Constitution Society]

Friday , September 21, 2012

  • The Ten Frisk Commandments: A Houstonian’s Remix,
    12:30 – 1:30 pm; Pauli Murray Conference Room Professor Lenese Herbert

All events are open to the law school community.

All events are co-sponsored by the Howard University School of Law Constitutional Law Center and the Office of the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs.
















updated: September 14, 2012