In honor of Dr. George Ruble Woolfolk’s pioneering legacy in historical research and his advocacy for the social sciences, the Division hosts a series of lectures throughout the academic year that highlight important scholarship by faculty, staff, and students.  The main goals of the Lecture Series are to promote scholarly and professional inquiry in the …

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Constitution Day

September 17, 2015

On September 17, 1787, the Founding Fathers of the United States signed the U.S. Constitution.  This document set up the structure of our government and enshrined the rights and freedoms that all citizens can enjoy.  In 2004, the late Senator Robert Byrd passed legislation designating that all educational institutions that receive federal funding should provide …

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