Rosa Parks Award

Rosa Parks

Award Winners

2019 - 2002

2019

Kaylan Hardin, “In Vision”

Kendall Johnson, “Black is Normal”


2017

Alexandra Horton, “We Still Have a Dream”

Ana Karina Manta, “Invisible Handprints”

Kimberly Miller, “Consumption vs Breaking Bread”


2016

Tayla Kelly, “Rosa Parks You Have Failed”

James Manda, “A Groovy Take on Diversity in My Adversity


2015

Heather Gutekunst, “Without Life”

Robert Bowen, “Lather Rinse Repeat”


2014

Joshua W. Higgins,  “Privilege and Poetry”

Megan Seabron, “Through the Looking Glass”


2013

Kaelyn Tischer, “The Roommate”


2012

Catherine Jensen, “Queer Girl Dreams: An Exploration of Identity”

Perri Rothweiler, “Transcendence of Memory”


2011

Miguel Huerta, “Injustices Through My Eyes

Jamie Jaramillo, “Underwear Aisle”

Elise Samuelson, “Geography”


2010

Brandi Ballard, “Patriarchus”

Leigh Gathings, “Sunrise of Hope”


2008

Melissa Nugin, “A Way with Words”

Cheri Soulia, “Light of Diversity”


2006

Elizabeth Chapman, “Reclaiming My Wounded Soul”


2005

Kimberly Aronstam, Video, “Rainbow”

Rocio & Rosaura Padilla, Photographs and essay, “Crossing the Border in Search of a Better Future”


2004

Amy McDowell, Essay, “Jane Addams: Going Beyond the Block”

Laura Stanton, Essay, “Has the Glass Ceiling Been Broken? The Issue of Gender Discrimination in the Workplace”

Nancy Wells-Georgia, Video, “What Should I Say?”

Suzanne Luff, Essay, “The Civil Rights Movement of the 21st Century Has Been Redefined to Include Persons With Disabilities”


2003

Samantha Marie Roberts Christiansen,  Musical Performance, “Avocado Seeds”

Abigail C. Funk, Research Essay, “Jury Selection and Racial Discrimination”

Cynthia Parr, Videotape, “Women and the Search for Voice” “Las Mujeres y el Descubrimiento para la Voz”

Sarah-Rosanne Schmidt, Musical Performance, “The Negro Spiritual”


2002

Amirah Graydon, Essay, “Memoirs of Me...The Cultural Anomaly”

Ella Reid, Poem, “One Voice Among Millions” 

Naomi Wager, Visual Model, “Moving on Perspective”