Constitution Day is this Friday, September 17, and Three Rivers College will be celebrating on the Three Rivers College Poplar Bluff campus from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with a line up guest speakers talking about the amendments in the Bill of Rights.
The lineup of speakers and topics for “The Bill of Rights and You” is as follows:
- 9 a.m.: Mark Richardson, 10th amendment
- 10 a.m.: Shawn Westbrooks, 2nd amendment
- 11 a.m.: Judge Wade Pierce, 6th amendment
- 11:30 a.m.: Judge John Bloodworth, 5th amendment
- 11:45 a.m.: Todd Richardson, 9th amendment
- 12 p.m.: Dr. John LaDue, 1st amendment
The Three Rivers faculty who arranged this event, Dr. Ryan Bixby and Judy Davis, will also be speaking.
The event will be held in PLST 108 on the Three Rivers Poplar Bluff campus, as well as via Zoom. To join the Zoom event, click here. The meeting passcode is: 559262. Zoom attendees who would like to ask questions are encouraged to email their questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be door prizes for students, and you do not have to be present to win. You can register for the door prizes at the event, or for those watching via Zoom, email your name, email address, and phone number to email@example.com.
Pocket copies of the Constitution will also be available for free to attendees.
Three Rivers College is committed to contributing to the quality of life in Southeast Missouri with quality, affordable higher education opportunities and community services that support and encourage the economic, civic, and cultural vitality of the region. For more information about college and workforce programs and upcoming events, visit trcc.edu.