Constitution Week News

Tonight’s Lecture is Preamble to UT’s Constitution Week Celebration

Constitution Week is Sept. 17-23, but the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at UT Knoxville is getting an early start with a lecture tonight. UT Knoxville alumnus Oliver Thomas — attorney, author, educator, minister, community leader and executive director of the Niswonger Foundation — will speak on “From Jihad to General Motors: Can the U.S. Constitution Weather the 21st Century?” at 7 p.m. today in the Toyota Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public.