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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Celebrate the Constitution!

We the People

We the People . . . Interactive text of the Constitution (Image courtesy of National Archives of the United States).

Analysis & Interpretation of the Constitution -- Congressional ResearchService, Library of Congress

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation -- from the Library of Congress beginning with the Continental Congress in 1774 through Congressional Records of 1875.

Charters of Freedom -- National Archives site for the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, Bill of Rights and Amendments 11-27.

Documents from the Continentual Congress & the Constitutional Convention 1774-1789

Teaching with Documents: Observing Constitution Day from the National Archives

National Constitution Center in Philadelphia

Centuries of Citizenship, a Constitutional Timeline

The Federalist Papers from the Library of Congress


Created by Rosemary Meszaros September 6, 2005; rev. September 16, 2008; rev. August 6, 2010.

Return to Government Documents and Law Information page.


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