Celebrating Constitution Day 2012

– Celebration Includes Student Essay Contest and Online Conversations about What the U.S. Constitution Means to the University’s Community –

AURORA, Colo. – September 10, 2012 – American Sentinel University, a Colorado-based accredited online university that provides degree programs for professionals in high-demand careers, will commemorate Constitution Day (Mon., Sept. 17) by initiating a celebration, September 10–17, that includes a series of essays by students, faculty, staff and local civic leaders about how the Constitutional freedoms they enjoy have enabled them to enhance their personal, professional or civic lives.

Bob Roth, Aurora city councilman, and Ken McLennan, Chairman of the Board of American Sentinel University, along with other civic and industry leaders, have submitted reflections to American Sentinel’s “Constitution Week Reflection Wall” which will be posted from Sept. 10 through 17. Each day from September 10 – 17, American Sentinel will post new reflections submitted by guest essayists, students, faculty and staff.

To view submissions, visit American Sentinel’s Constitution Week Reflection Wall at http://www.americansentinel.edu/constitution.

Constitution Day (formerly Citizenship Day) commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by on September 17, 1787. It is an American federal observance that recognizes the adoption of the United States Constitution and those who have become U.S. citizens.

Learn more about American Sentinel University at http://www.americansentinel.edu/ or call 866.922.5690.

About American Sentinel University

American Sentinel University delivers the competitive advantages of accredited online degree programs in health care, information technology and business. The university is accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. Its bachelor’s and master’s nursing degree programs are accredited by the Commission for the Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).