Updated: September 10, 2017


IN CELEBRATION OF CONSTITUTION DAY 2017, COLUMBIA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE WILL PRESENT "THE FIRST AMENDMENT AND FREEDOM OF THE PRESS" SEPTEMBER 18TH AT 4 IN THE LEDBETTER AUDITORIUM.  BARRY GIDCOMB, COLUMBIA STATE PROFESSOR OF HISTORY, ACCOMPANIED BY JAMES BENNETT, EDITOR OF THE DAILY HERALD, WILL DISCUSS THE IMPORTANCE OF FREE PRESS IN A DEMOCRATIC SOCIETY.  THE EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.  THE LEDBETTER AUDITORIUM IS LOCATED IN THE FRANK G. CLEMENT BUILDING ON THE COLUMBIA CAMPUS, AT 1665 HAMPSHIRE PIKE.