Learn about the 19th amendment on Constitution Day at Bucks

A panel discussion on the 100th anniversary of granting women the right to vote takes place today at 12:15 in Bristol

The Epstein Campus at Lower Bucks is hosting a panel discussion on the 100th anniversary of granting women the right to vote at 12:15 p.m. today.

To mark Constitution Day, Bucks County Community College’s Epstein Campus at Lower Bucks invites the public to a free forum, which focuses on the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment.

A lively panel discussion focuses on the women’s suffrage movement that led to the passage of the amendment that granted women the right to vote in the United States.

The discussion, moderated by political science instructor William Pezza, includes Kathy Horwatt of the League of Women Voters and the American Association of University Women, Language and Literature faculty member Jonice Arthur, Social and Behavioral Sciences faculty member Karen Platts, retired Social and Behavioral Sciences faculty member Jacqueline Marish, and Bucks student Shannon Walsh.

Admission and parking are free. The event takes place in the Student Commons area of the Gene and Marlene Epstein Campus at Lower Bucks, located at 1304 Veterans Highway, Bristol. For more information, call 267-685-4800 or contact James Sell at James.Sell@bucks.edu.