Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, May 1 – June 30, 2013

Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site
Topeka, Kansas

Theme: Expressions of Freedom and Equality

Exhibit: May 1 – June 30, 2013

Opening Reception: During First Friday Art Walk, May 3rd at 5:30 p.m with a short ceremony at 5:45

View images of artworks on exhibit on Flickr at  <a href=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/thedreamrocket/sets/72157628113291460/”>www.flickr.com/photos/thedreamrocket/sets/72157628113291460/</a>

Articles: 

Veterans Inspire Quilt Pieces<a href=”http://home.nps.gov/applications/digest/printheadline.cfm?type=Announcements&id=13042″ rel=”nofollow”>home.nps.gov/applications/digest/printheadline.cfm?type=A…</a>

Unique quilter working with kids at Brown site – read article at <a href=”http://cjonline.com/news/2012-06-22/unique-quilter-working-kids-brown-site” rel=”nofollow”>cjonline.com/news/2012-06-22/unique-quilter-working-kids-…</a>

Contact Person: Jennifer Marsh at jennifer@thedreamrocket.com

Location: 
Brown v. Board of Education
1515 SE Monroe Street, Topeka, Kansas 66612
Phone: (785) 354-4273
Website: <a href=”http://www.nps.gov/brvb/contacts.htm” rel=”nofollow”>www.nps.gov/brvb/contacts.htm</a>

Participants:
Logan Jones , a student at Silver Lake High School in Silver Lake, KS
Walnut Springs Middle School in Westerville, OH x 2
Megan Streit, a student at Nemaha Valley High School in Seneca, KS
Boys and Girls Club attending camp at the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in Topeka, Kansas x 55
Tanya Kuznetsova, Katya Grebennikova, Lena Kolmykova, Sasha Tolstova, and Ivan Gusnov students from Moscow, Russia
Students at the Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls in Hewlett, New York
4th Grade Students in Ms. Batkins Class in Revere, MA
4th Grade Students in Ms. Batkins Class at Paul Revere Innovation School in Revere, MA
Ruben and Kobe from Tecumseh, KS
Alexis, Antoinette, Erika from Topeka, KS
Abel, Morgan, and Shana from Topeka, KS
Paola, Gerardo, and Angela from Topeka, KS
Corrina, Patricio, and Diego from Topeka, KS
Diaalo and Evie from Topeka, KS
Jamaja and Brady from Topeka, KS
Mark and Cameron from Tecumseh, KS
Breannah, Erika, and Chris from Topeka, KS
Jordan, Derick, and Mitchell from Tecumseh, KS
Skielyr, Amanda, and Daniel from Tecumseh, KS
Kaleb, Brogan, and Shelby from Tecumseh, KS
Cathy and Bonny, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Haley and Kymee, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Dakota and Casper, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Bandon and Makayla, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Chrissy, Katie, Alyssa, and Ashland, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Alex and Chelsey, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Mize and Gorden , students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Caitie and Brittanee , students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Lauryn and Jimi, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Caigen, a student at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Emily and Ramon, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Amy and Courtney, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS
Ashley Webb, Rachel Nook, and Ashley York from Silver Lake, KS
Jeffery Torkelson and Kylee Dewey from Silver Lake, KS
Kyler Tibbits, Ben Kowach, and Haegan S. from Silver Lake, KS
Richea’ McCain, Rondel Turner, and Kaylee King from Tecumseh, KS
Dalton Massec, Magen Honas, and Josh Klein from Silver Lake, KS
Zach Wilson and Kristen Howser from Silver Lake, KS
Erin Johnson and Ashley Swan from Silver Lake, KS
Madison Wegner and Kelsey Priddy from Silver Lake, KS
Tiffany Pryor and Melissa Wichmann, students at Highland Park High School in KS
EJ Drake and Tiffany Pryor, teachers at Highland Park High School in KS
Janice Rhodes from Winfield, KS
Sarah, a student at Fairmont High School in Fairmont, NC
Highland Park High School students in Topeka, KS x 4
Quest Group A, C, D and E (2nd IG Gifted Students) at Northeast Elementary School in Meridian, MS
Mrs. Ashcraft’s 4rd Grade QUEST Students at Northeast Elementary School in Meridian, MS
Samia Tamrin Ahmed, Rabeya Rowshin, and Kishwer Jahan from Dhaka, Bangladesh
Becky Poisson from Westcliffe, CO
Livingston Intermediate School in Livingston, TX
Roz Ford from Amerst, Canada
Adelphi University – Fiber Sculpture Workshop in Garden City, NY
Girls, Inc. from Syracuse, NY
Christ the King Girl Scout Troop 1087  
Beverly Haring from Colorado Springs, CO
Jeanne Hansen from San Pedro, CA
Doni Jordan from Columbia, SC
Cecilia Lira from Houston, TX
Kroth-Murphy Family from Verona, WI
Chaffee’s Elementary School in Huntsville, AL
Ann Schmidt and Mary Kern, students at Jefferson County North High School in Winchester, KS 
MacKenzie Mapes, a student at Shawnee Heights High School in Tecumseh, KS 
Carole Horan from Syracuse, NY
Allen Family from Enterprise, MS
Mrs. Ashcraft’s 3rd and 4th grade QUEST Students at Northeast Elementary School in Meridian, MS
Sydney and Kate, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Evan and Rebecca, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Kristina and Amber, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Nicholas and Nolan, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Arabella and Emily, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
David and Michael, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Ethan and Aldo, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Amina, Katherine, and Ava, students at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Sophia, a student at Divine Child Elementary School in Dearborn, MI
Susan Wallace from Atlantic Beach, FL
Jennifer Jo Zoellner from St. Petersburg, FL
Nina Lise Moen from Norway
Leslee Boissy from Central Square, NY
Suzan Engler, Arlene Ritz, Carol Moellers, and Jo Jo Hall from various communities around the United States
Catherine Billingsley from Ayden, NC
W.R. McNeilElementary School in Bowling Green, KY
Terry Pottmeyer from Mercer Island, WA 
Jo A. Appleton from Duncanville, TX
Jacquelyn C. Williams from Cange, Haiti
LaFazio and Mundo Lindo after School Art Program in San Diego, CA
YMCA of Greater Syracuse, NY
Ray Middle School after School Program in Baldwinsville, NY
Southeast Elementary School in Meridian, MS
Suzanne Thompson from Frankfort, KY
Linda Laird from San Diego, CA
Sandor KisfaLudy High School in Sumeg, Hungary
Girl Scout Troop 48378 from Felicity, OH    
New School Montessori in Cincinnati, OH
University of Maine in Houlton, ME
Geiger Family from Erlanger, KY 
Girl Scout Troop 1361 from Lynn Camp Elementary School in Corbin, KY
Junior Girl Scout Troop 514 in Morehead, KY
Girl Scout Troop 742 in Frankfort, KY
Ashley Inman from Huntsville, AL
Christine Prentice from Sierra Madre, CA
Georgia Van Hoesen from Melbourne Beach, FL
Karen Smith from Newtown, PA
Girl Scout Troop 1256 from Latham, NY
Monterey Highlands School in Monterey Park, CA
Girl Scout Troop 33101 from Oakland, CA
Jessica Pribula from East Grand Forks, MN
Girl Scout Troop 33101 from Oakland, CA
Girl Scouts of Holy Name from Brooklyn, NY
Girl Scout Troop 1256 from Latham, NY
Walnut Springs Middle School in Westerville, OH x 2
Ann E. Ruthsdottir from Brunswick, ME
Submission created during High School Art Day at Washburn University in Topeka, KS
Nichole Garther and Levi Wagner from Winchester, KS
Ariel Peterson and Ally West from Winchester, KS
Kirsten Letourneari from Tecumseh, KS
Jessika Hamrick from Silver Lake, KS
Kitty Tootle from Lawrence, KS
Ally West and Ariel Peterson from Topeka, KS
Avery Beck from Lawrence, KS
D.D. Woodbury from Houston, TX
Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s and Rossville Grade School in Rossville, KS
4th grade students in Ms. Howard’s Class at Paul Revere Innovation School in Revere, MA
Palmiro, Lina, Olivia, Justin, and Kevin from Revere, MA
Hands On Children’s Museum in Olympia, WA
Emily Scholl, Julian Berman, and Sarah Pascall from Syracuse, NY
Emily Scholl, Elizabeth Scharoun, and Sarah Pascall from Syracuse, NY
Julie Darby at Mundy Branch Library in Syracuse, NY
Amanda Norton from Syracuse, NY
Grandma’s Child Development Center in Atlanta, GA
Ashby Street Learning Academy in Atlanta, GA
Paul Laurence Dunbar School in Atlanta, GA
Dean Rusk Head Start YMCA Academy from Atlanta, GA
C.L. Gideons Elementary School from Atlanta, GA
Samantha Ogden from Seneca, KS
Katie Guengerich, a student at Nemaha Valley High School in Seneca, KS
Kali Haug from Seneca, KS
Girl Scout Brownie Troop 3766 from Castle Rock, CO x 3
University of Huddersfield in Huddersfield, England x 2
3rd grade students at Garfield Elementary School in Augusta, KS
Houlton Higher Education Center in collaboration with University of Maine, Presque Isle x 2
Boys and Girls Club attending camp at Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in Topeka, KS x 8
Denham Springs High School in Denham Springs, LA x 4
Brandon, Skyler, Hayley, and Shawn, students at Denham Springs High School in Denham Springs, LA
Kineedra, a student at Fairmont High School in Fairmont, NC
Taylor, a student at Fairmont High School in Fairmont, NC
Dylan, a students at Fairmont High School in Fairmont, NC
Briana and Tearra, students at Fairmont High School in Fairmont, NC
Sarah Cowett, a student at the University of Maine Presque Isle in Houlton, ME
Students in Mrs. Dana Pippen’s Thursday QUEST Class, at Southeast Elementary in Meridian, MS
Alexis, a student at Trinity Chapel Academy, in Power Springs, GA
Sarah, a student at Trinity Chapel Academy, in Power Springs, GA
Susan, a student at Chillicothe High School, in Chillicothe, MO
4th grade students at Southeast Elementary School in from Meridian, MS
Girl Scout Troop 33101 from Oakland, CA
Chloe, Farial, and Sarah, students at North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, GA
Erin and Verena, students at North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, GA
Christina, Joanne, Ellie, and Ashley, students at North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, GA
Rachel and Abbi, students at North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, GA
Jennifer, Nina, and Sydney, students at North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, GA

Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, May 1 – June 30, 2013

Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site, May 1 – June 30, 2013