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  1. Everybody Has a Story- 2017 Jaffarian Award Winner

    Everybody Has a Story School: Pilot Mountain (N.C.) Elementary School Applicant:  Amy Harpe, Media Specialist Read Pilot Mountain Elementary School's winning Jaffarian Award application. Program Summary Pilot Mountain Elementary School, a public scho ...

    SOAKLEY - 07/10/2017 - 10:38 - Programming & Exhibitions

  2. Engage! Picturing America through Civic Engagement- Signs and Symbols

    Theme 5: Signs and Symbols “'Shoot, if you must, this old gray head, But spare your country's flag,' she said." — John Greenleaf Whittier Let's look for a moment at one symbol: the American flag. Three colors, thirteen horizontal ...

    SOSTMAN - 06/14/2017 - 12:58 - Programming & Exhibitions

  3. Engage! Picturing America through Civic Engagement- Participation

    Theme 4: Participation "The first duty of a human being is to assume the right functional relationship to society — more briefly, to find your real job, and do it." — Charlotte Perkins Gilman Through it all, there is the question of what we do. ...

    SOSTMAN - 06/14/2017 - 12:58 - Programming & Exhibitions

  4. Engage! Picturing America through Civic Engagement- Growing Up

    Theme 3: Growing Up "The beginning is more than half." — Aristotle We become what we are in no small part because of where we have been, where we come from. This first group of images is intended to open up our various backgrounds for considerat ...

    SOSTMAN - 06/14/2017 - 12:57 - Programming & Exhibitions

  5. Engage! Picturing America through Civic Engagement- Community

    Theme 2: Community "Living together is an art." — William Pickens The people closest to us, those with whom we are most familiar and in some cases most comfortable, are often those we see least clearly. This group of images helps illuminate a ra ...

    SOSTMAN - 06/14/2017 - 12:57 - Programming & Exhibitions

  6. Engage! Picturing America through Civic Engagement- American Dreams

    Theme 1: American Dreams "Without dreams, what’s anything worth? Dreams become reality." — Evo Morales   We hear a lot about the American Dream. In its standard form, it involves ascension from humble beginnings to glorious heightsfrom poverty t ...

    SOSTMAN - 06/14/2017 - 12:57 - Programming & Exhibitions

  7. Engage! Picturing America through Civic Engagement

    Engage! Picturing America through Civic Engagement was a pilot program targeting young adult audiences through dynamic discussions that utilize the visual arts as springboards to civic engagement. The objective is to deepen participants' knowledge an ...

    SOSTMAN - 06/14/2017 - 12:56 - Programming & Exhibitions

  8. NASA@ My Library Selected Sites

    The following 75 sites were selected as NASA@ My Library Partners.  They will present NASA@ My Library- related programming from May 1, 2017 – October 31, 2018 (Phase I), with the option to continue into December 2020 (Phase II). Alabama Homewood Public L ...

    CBARBUS - 05/18/2017 - 09:04 - Programming & Exhibitions

  9. NASA@ My Library

      NASA@ My Library is a STEM education initiative created to increase and enhance STEM learning opportunities for library patrons throughout the nation, including geographic areas and populations currently underserved in STEM education. Seventy-five U.S. ...

    CBARBUS - 05/01/2017 - 11:28 - Programming & Exhibitions

  10. NASA@ My Library

    NASA@ My Library is a STEM education initiative created to increase and enhance STEM learning opportunities for library patrons throughout the nation, including geographic areas and populations currently underserved in STEM education. Seventy-five U.S. pu ...

    CBARBUS - 05/01/2017 - 11:00 - Programming & Exhibitions