FREE SPEECH ZONE | The Return Of The Roosevelt Mosaic

On Friday, May 21, 2010, Roosevelt High had its first Mosaic since the 2007-2008 school year. There were performances of spoken word, singing, and cultural and hip hop dances. Food, games, and art display booths, as well as students, staff, and people from the community filled the main gym. The Mosaic is a wonderful festival that invites the community to experience the diversity within Roosevelt. I had a chance to interview the Assistant Principle, Mr. Vernon Rowe, about the Mosaic being beneficial to the school and the community. He feels, “It puts the school and community together and it allows the people from the community to see the things and the attributes diversity brings to the neighborhood, the community and the schools.”Free Speech ZoneThe Free Speech Zone offers a space for contributions from readers, without editing by the TC Daily Planet. Continue Reading