Resources and activities related to Constitution Day are currently available on the Tusculum College website at http://www.tusculum.edu/academics/constitution.html.
Resources include a direct link to the Constitution of the United States of America document, as well as resources for learning more about the Constitution and about Constitution Day, which will be recognized on the campus as part of the Nettie Day Service activities on Thursday, September 16.
In 1956, in order to encourage all Americans to learn more about the Constitution, Congress established Constitution Week, to begin each year on September 17, the date in 1787 when delegates to the Convention signed the Constitution. In 2004, September 17, became Constitution Day.
Resources for Constitution Day will remain available through September 30.\
Constitution Trivia: When the Constitution was signed, the United States’ population was four million. Philadelphia was the nation’s largest city, with 40,000 inhabitants.