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Panel at Manchester explores ‘Why the Constitution Matters’

ConstitutionNORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. -- A panel of Manchester University faculty and staff will discuss their views on how, why and to what extent the Constitution, constitutional law and constitutional arguments matter.

Panelists for “Why the Constitution Matters” include W. Thomas Smith, dean of Pharmacy Programs; Jillian Watts, CARE Initiative director; Whitney Bandemer, vice president for Human Resources and Strategic Initiatives; Michael Staudenmaier, assistant professor of history; and Seth M. Mayer, assistant professor of philosophy.

Leonard Williams, dean of the College of Education and Social Sciences, will facilitate the panel. 

This Constitution Day event is 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20 in Cordier Auditorium. It is free and open to the public. 

It is part of the Values, Ideas and the Arts series at Manchester, which offers academic enrichment for students.

Constitution Day commemorates the signing of the U.S. Constitution on Sept. 17, 1787.

About Manchester

Manchester University, with campuses in North Manchester and Fort Wayne, Ind., is a northeast Indiana leader in health science education. It offers more than 60 areas of academic study to nearly 1,600 students in undergraduate programs, a Master of Science in Pharmacogenomics, a Master of Athletic Training a four-year professional Doctor of Pharmacy and a four-year dual degree in pharmacy and pharmacogenomics.  Learn more about the private, northern Indiana school at . 

September 2018