Constitution Day: The Dream Act, College, and the Constitution
9/17/2013, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Vanderbilt University will mark federal Constitution Day with a panel discussion about immigration and education followed by a Latin dance celebration.
Panel Discussion, “The American DREAM Act and College,” is 4 to 5 p.m. in Room 237 in The Martha Ingram Commons Center on the Vanderbilt campus. Moderator will be Rev. Michael McDonald, former administrator of Davidson County elections and will feature four panelists:
- Leon Berrios, legal advocate and community organizer, Conexion Americas
- Paul Lim, associate professor of the history of Christianity
- Elliott Ozment, a Nashville immigration attorney
- Carrie Russell, senior lecturer in political science
Dance: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on the Commons Center south patio. Music for the dance will be provided by Leon Berrios and Revolfusion! Dance instruction will be available in the merengue, salsa, bachata and cumbia.
Constitution Day commemorates the creation and signing of the U.S. Constitution.
This year's event will mark the 9th Constitution Day program at Vanderbilt.