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Revisiting the Founding Era - Creating the Constitution

Revisiting the Founding Era - Creating the Constitution

If a new constitution convention were called in your lifetime, what issues do you believe would be on the agenda and which would be the most controversial? How has political debate changed since the birth our nation?  Join us for a stimulating discussion about the Constitution, its past, and its impact on the present. The discussion will be facilitated by Dr. Timothy Kneeland, Chair of the Nazareth College History Department.

Panelists:

Adam Chodak - Managing Editor, WROC-TV

Gary Craig - Investigative Reporter, Democrat & Chronicle

Kent Gardner, PhD - Principal & Chief Economist, Center for Governmental Research

Christine Ridarsky - Historian, City of Rochester

Scott Smith - Attorney City of Rochester

Hubert Van Tol - Senior Director for Economic Development, PathStone Corporation

This program is made possible by a grant from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the American Library Association. 

Date:
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Time:
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location:
Central - Kate Gleason Auditorium
Campus:
Central Library
Audience:
  Adults     Seniors  
Categories:
  Department - Science, History & Technology     Subject - Lecture  

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