Spring 2019 Itinerary



January 17-18   University City, Missouri

University City HS:    Martin Luther King Celebration Event

                                          &  Classes

January 24       Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania Law School:  Symposium on “Tinker v Des Moines”




All February events include Mary Beth & John Tinker

February 18      Des Moines, Iowa

AM:  Jefferson Elementary

PM:  Brody MS


February 19      Des Moines, Iowa

AM:  Jefferson Elementary

PM:  Brody MS


February 20     Des Moines, Iowa

AM: Hubbell Elementary

PM: Callanan MS


February 21     Des Moines, Iowa

AM: Roosevelt HS

PM: Lincoln HS


February 22     Des Moines, Iowa

State Historical Society of Iowa: 

Celebration of “Tinker v Des Moines” Anniversary

  •  10:00 Morning program with Iowa Supreme Court Justice Brent Appel

  •  12:15 Afternoon program


February 24     Des Moines, Iowa

Harding Middle School:

  • 2:00 Press Conference

  • 3:00 Community Celebration of 50th Anniversary of “Tinker v Des Moines” ruling

  • Evening:  ACLU Reception


February 25   Ames, Iowa

7:00 Iowa State Memorial Union: 

Committee on Lecture Series, with ACLU of Iowa Director, Mark Stringer


February 26   Iowa City, Iowa

University of IowaClasses & ACLU Reception


February 27   Des Moines, Iowa

Drake University




March 18   Madison, Wisconsin

Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies Conference


March 22    Holmdel, New Jersey

New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Museum & Education Center:

   Annual Forum:   “Civil Rights & Liberties at War”


March 25     Muncie, Indiana

Ball State University




April 3   Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania

School of Education


April 4    Washington D.C.

American University, Washington College of Law:

       American Constitution Society Event


April 5    Washington D.C.

American University, Washington College of Law: 

20th Anniversary Celebration: Marshall- Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project

April 6  Washington DC

Washington College of Law:  Marshall- Brennan Anniversary Gala


April 11    Kent, Ohio

Kent State University


April 12    Kent, Ohio

Ohio Student Media Association Conference




May 1    Lansing, Michigan

Michigan Center For Civic Education:  “Law Day”