For immediate release — Sept. 15, 2007(DALLAS) — The Dallas County Community College District will celebrate Constitution Day in September with programs, giveaways and entertainment on its college campuses. Lectures, a poetry “slam,” an essay contest and a recitation of the U.S. Constitution, led by retired Gen. Colin Powell (delivered electronically), are some of the activities planned.
A list of colleges and their Constitution Day activities is provided below, in date order:
11 a.m., green space in front of the college — ECC students, faculty and staff will read entries for the poetry “slam.”
1 to 5:30 p.m., Student Center — Freedom-of-expression activities are scheduled, including voter registration, music, art, an open mike, food and prizes.
All day, Building B (second floor) — Fashion students will display their works.
For more information, contact Ann Hatch, DCCCD office of marketing and communication, at (214) 860-2478.# # #
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