An update from Lisa, senior human rights and psychology double major:
Little Rock Central High School – site of the Little Rock Nine integration implementation in 1957.
Tree in front of Little Rock Central High School
Display of an experiment conducted to investigate the effects of segregation on children in the museum section of the LRCHS National Historic Site. Black and white children favored white baby dolls over black dolls during a series of categorized tests.
Protestors for segregation – Recognize any commonalities to modern time political and social issues?
Lady Opportunity – One of the Greek goddess located above the main entrance of Little Rock Central High School. This statue displays “Opportunity.” Ironically the school was originally for whites only.