Constitution Day Event. On this day in 1787, the Founding Fathers signed the U.S Constitution that went into effect in 1789. Did “We the People” include women? Does it now? Join HCHS alumna Julie C. Suk ’93 (Professor of Sociology and Political Science at The Graduate Center, CUNY & Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School), author of We the Women: The Unstoppable Mothers of the Equal Rights Amendment in conversation with HCHS alumnus and Social Studies faculty member Irving Kagan '82 about women and the process of constitutional change.