Constitution Day

Commemorating the U.S. Constitution

Each year, the University of Montana commemorates the signing of the United States Constitution on September 17, 1787 with a Constitution Day lecture. The Office of the Provost and the Alexander Blewett III School of Law co-sponsor this annual lecture, which is free and open to the public.

Constitution Day Lecture 2018

Populism and Constitutionalism- Are they Compatible?

 Photo of Michael Zuckert

by Michael Zuckert

Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame

7:30 p.m., September 13, 2018, Law 101

This event is free and open to the public.
Michael Zuckert is the Nancy R. Dreux professor of Political Science at University of Notre Dame. He works in the fields of Constitutional Studies and Political Theory.  He also published extensively in both fields, including the books Natural Rights and the New Constitutionalism, The Natural Rights Republic, and Launching liberalism. He has just completed a book called A Nation so Conceived: Abraham Lincoln and the Problem of Democratic Sovereignty.