ACS Program Guides

ACS creates a program guide focusing on a different key issue every year to assist chapter leaders in planning events in these areas.

 

2019 Program Guide: Progressive Federalism

The American Constitution Society is pleased to present our 2019 Program Guide and Speakers List: Progressive Federalism   Nearly a century ago, Justice Brandeis, speaking of the division of power between the federal government and the states enshrined in the U.S. Constitution, famously wrote that “[i]t is one of the happy incidents of the federal […]

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2018 Program Guide: Safeguarding the Rule of Law

The American Constitution Society is pleased to present our 2018 Program Guide and Speakers List: Safeguarding the Rule of Law Critics argue that the United States is currently being led by an executive who demonstrates autocratic tendencies, with a record of ignoring established legal processes, dismantling democratic conventions, and flouting norms that help preserve a […]

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2017 Program Guide: Fighting for Our First Freedoms

The American Constitution Society for Law & Policy is pleased to present our 2017 Program Guide and Speakers List: Fighting for Our First Freedoms In light of current events and challenges our constitutional order, the 2017 Program Guide is designed to assist both lawyer and student chapters in developing events that examine and highlight the […]

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2016 Program Guide: Are All Voters Created Equal?

The American Constitution Society for Law & Policy is pleased to present our 2016 Program Guide and Speakers List: ARE ALL VOTERS CREATED EQUAL? The 2016 presidential election is fast-approaching and the need to examine the vitality of our democratic system of governance is critical now, more than ever. This will be the first presidential […]

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