Invitation and Announcement
2021 Virtual Awards Celebration
Everyone is welcome to join us on Thursday, April 29, 2021 @ 4:15 PM CT as we celebrate the achievements of 2021 Outstanding Educators, Art and Essay Student Winners of Region 6, and Spotlight on Five Art Educators of the Brazos Valley Art Education Association (BVAEA).
Donna Bairrington, Principal, Greens Prairie Elementary
Marci Kacal, Art Educator, Allen Academy
Clinton Rahn, Social Studies Educator, Jane Long Intermediate School
Mike Wright, WAAYTV V.P./General Manager and former KBTX/KWTX V.P./General Manager
2021 Online Art and Essay Contest
Art Theme: "Environmental Art"
Essay Theme: "Environmental Issues"
George H.W. Bush was an Environmental President who signed key pieces of environmental legislation into law. Celebrate the "Environmental Art" creativity of students, grades K-12 and the "Environmental Issues" research essays written by students in grades 4-12.
Attached below in separate documents are the Student Winners.
"Spotlight on Five Art Educators" of the Brazos Valley Art Educators Association (BVAEA)
Dr. Melinda Austin, Jami Bevans, Lisa Miller, Lisa Urban, Nathan Vogt
BVAEA is a community of local Region 6 Art Educators. Watch as they dazzle us with their art and explain their methods and processes for creativity.
Stream the 2021 Virtual Awards Celebration on Bush Library YouTube Channel:
Register at Connect2Texas.net to receive a free recording of the program afterwards.
(1) Create an account.
(2) Click on the Events tab and select George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, event “2021 Virtual Awards Celebration.”
Registration help: Contact Lori Hamm-Neckar at firstname.lastname@example.org or 817-740-7156
The Education Department is grateful for everyone's on-going support. We thank you,
Dr. Shirley Hammond
Ms. Ivy Mestrovic