JACKSON, Tenn. – Sept. 13, 2006 – Terrorism and the U.S. Constitution will be the topic of discussion at a Union University forum Sept. 19.
The event will commemorate Constitution Day, and will include discussion about government policies regarding wiretapping, detaining terrorists, military tribunals, torture, the extent of presidential power and other related issues.
Speakers will include Ed Bryant, former U.S. Congressman and Jackson attorney; Sean Evans, associate professor of political science at Union; and Roland Porter, associate professor of business at Union.
Each participant will discuss an assigned topic, and a discussion time will follow. The forum will begin at 7 p.m. in room D-48 in the Penick Academic Complex on Union’s campus. It is free and open to the public.
Due to inclement weather, all Union campuses will be closed on Friday, March 6, with all classes canceled.
The wellness center will open at 10 a.m. and close at 8 p.m., and the aquatic center will be open from 1-3 p.m.
Friday's Preview Day has been canceled.
Brewer Dining Hall will be open from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on Friday. The Lex will be closed. No breakfast will be served.