The National Liberty Museum is pleased to announce the 2018 Teacher as Hero Honorees. They will receive their Awards at a ceremony at the Museum on Saturday, May 5.  The grand prize and special category winners will be announced at the ceremony. To attend the ceremony, please click here.

Marc Cutillo, William Tennent High School, Warminster, PA
Kevin Finan, Concord Elementary School, Glen Mills, PA
Robert Graham, Keene Elementary School, Newark, DE
Theresa Hartey, Saint Basil Academy, Jenkintown, PA
Dayna Kowalski, Greenwood Elementary School, Hamilton, NJ
Thomas Reed, Lower Merion High School, Ardmore, PA
Tony Rocco, Stetson Charter School, Philadelphia, PA
Christina Salazar, Bayard Rustin High School, West Chester, PA
Douglas Sexton, Bellmawr Park School, Bellmawr, NJ
Derek Stevenson, Roxborough High School, Philadelphia, PA
Laurie Thomas, Harriton High School, Rosemont, PA

 

 

 

Sound + Vision Exhibition on Display April 6 - June 10

Sound + Vision explores the influence of music on contemporary glass art and the inextricable connection between music and visual arts. Featuring the works of 29 artists and collaborative teams, Sound + Vision showcases figurative representations of instruments, experimental glass instruments, and multimedia sculptural works inspired by both musical experiences and legends. Learn more.

Shown: Violin by Etai Rahmil. Photo by Steven Toney.

Lecture by the Foreign Policy Research Institute

In the next session of our ongoing lecture series by FPRI, our guest is Stuart Eizenstat, Senior Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP. He will discuss his new book, President Carter: The White House Years, which provides an insider perspective on the successes and failures of the Carter Administration. This lecture will be held on May 2 at 6:30pm. Learn more and register day.

Young Heroes Award

This annual awards program, sponsored by TD Bank, recognizes young people who have taken leadership roles in their schools or communities to bring about positive social change. Each year we look for young people who have engaged in civic activities, promoted respectful resolutions to conflict, advocated for diversity, and much more. Nominations for 2018 are now open. Learn more and nominate a deserving young person today.

Awards of Valor

This annual awards program, presented by YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALERS, honors police officers, firefighters, and other emergency responders for extraordinary acts of courage, empathy, and meritorious service. Nominations for 2018 are now open. Learn more