Graduate Theological Union

Constitution Day Observance at the GTU

Dates: 
Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 12:30pm

Dinner Board Room, Flora Lamson Hewlett Library, 2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley

The GTU and the member schools invite all interested persons to an educational program in commemoration of the signing of the United States Constitution in September 1787.

GTU Dean Arthur Holder will lead a discussion of a lecture entitled “Interpreting the Constitution: Spirit or Structure” given as the 2004 “Reading of the Sacred Texts” by John T. Noonan, Jr., former United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and Robbins Professor Emeritus at Boalt School of Law at University of California, Berkeley.

Copies of the lecture will be available at the event, or it can be read online in advance at http://www.gtu.edu/news-events/events/lecture-address/interpreting-the-constitution-spirit-or-structure.

Light refreshments will be served.