The 2016 Honorees received much-deserved recognition! Their stories will be displayed in a Museum exhibit and are posted here to share with you. Please click on their names below to read their stories.
Joseph Arscott, Bayard Rustin High School, West Chester, PA
Dan Collins, Paxon Hollow Middle School, Broomall, PA
Kip Poole, William Penn High School, New Castle, DE
Rachael Sheehan, Freire Charter School, Philadelphia, PA
Kevin Travers, Neil Armstrong Middle School, Fairless Hills, PA
Mary Wang, Academy at Palumbo, Philadelphia, PA
Jennifer Wescoe, Freedom High School, Bethlehem, PA
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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.
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.
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.
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