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University Forum Lecture Series: What are Constitutions for?

When

Sep. 17, 2014, 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Office/Remote Location

Auditorium

Description

The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum Lecture Series presents "What are Constitutions for?" a talk by Richard S. Kay, professor of law, University of Connecticut School of Law.

Professor Kay is an internationally recognized authority on constitutional interpretation and comparative constitutional law. He will discuss the foundations of American constitutionalism and their implications for implementing the law of the Constitution and for perpetuating our political institutions. There will also be some focus on the role of courts in construing the Constitution and advancing constitutional principle.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

COLA Dean's Office
Phyllis Thompson
702-895-3401

Event Sponsor

COLA Dean's office and co-sponsored by the UNLV Provost’s office