Win $100 in the Constitution Day Essay Contest

Students can win up to $100 in the 2014 Constitution Day essay contest. To enter, view this video of a New Mexico traffic stop and write an essay identifying the constitutional issues involved. Responses should be at least a page, type written. First prize is a $100 gift card redeemable at the Campus Center Store or any on-campus eatery. Second place is a $50 gift card, and third place is $25. The deadline for entries is Wednesday, Sept. 17. Good luck!

The US Constitution along with the Bill of Rights and subsequent amendments guarantees basic civil liberties. SUNY Canton celebrates Constitution Day annually with unique challenges meant to raise awareness and increase education of the rights and responsibilities of American citizens.

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