DENVER, Colo. – September 17, 2020 – American Sentinel University will join the nation in celebrating Constitution Day today, Sept. 17, to commemorate the day the U.S. Constitution was signed 233 years ago. American Sentinel will recognize this significant event with a week-long celebration that includes a Constitution Week web page, infographic, internal virtual trivia, and a gift card drawing for students and alumni.
Students and alumni are invited to complete a digital constitution crossword to be entered in a drawing to win a $25 gift card. Details are available at www.americansentinel.edu/blog/constitution-week/. American Sentinel will also host an internal celebration for faculty and staff to learn more about Constitution Day and the document it celebrates and partake in Constitution Virtual Trivia!
American Sentinel recognizes these activities as a celebration of our mission statement, which calls on us to provide students an opportunity to enhance their civic lives.
“We use Constitution Week as an opportunity for our students, alumni, faculty and staff to come together and reflect on our founding documents that provided a framework for the effective governance of our country,” said Mary Adams, President at American Sentinel University.
Constitution Day (formerly Citizenship Day) commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution on Sept. 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.
About American Sentinel University
American Sentinel University delivers accredited online degree programs in nursing (BSN, MSN, and DNP) and healthcare management (MBA Healthcare). Its affordable, flexible bachelor’s and master’s nursing degree programs are accredited by the Commission for the Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), of One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530, Washington, D.C., 20036. The DNP program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) of 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Ga., 30326. The University is nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), of 1101 17th Street NW, Suite 808, Washington, D.C. 20036, (202) 234-5100, www.deac.org, and regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), of 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, www.hlcommission.org.