Sam Burgess is a senior at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. He is a History major and is a member of the Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society.


Breanna Castor is a senior at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and majors in Arts Management with a minor in Public History.  She serves as the president of Fiber Arts Club and the treasurer of Ski Club.  In addition, she is a member of the National Residence Hall Honorary, which commits time to service and recognition in the community. Her background as a resident advisor supervising residential students developed keen skills and interests in building and engaging diverse communities and activism. 




We would like to extend our sincerest gratitude to our professors Dr. Ken Owen of the University of Illinois at Springfield and Dr. Mary Beth Mathews of the University of Mary Washington, for their assistance throughout the course and the development of this project. We would like to thank our fellow COPLAC peers as well as our class advisor, Dr. Anthony Daly.
We would also like to thank the staff of the Education Department at the Hancock Shaker Village.