Katie Brummett ~ Honorable Mention Winner for the Broughton Prize

Finalist and Honorable Mention Winner for the Broughton Prize is junior education major Katie Brummett, who researched the elusive community known as Moehlman’s Bottoms south of Manhattan. Many of these lost communities across Kansas were named for settlers and river bottoms. Katie’s portrait is titled, “Henry Moehlman’s Dream,” and traces the fortunes of a small…

First Broughton Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Regional Kansas History ~ 2012 ~

At Chapman Center’s Anniversary Open House on February 24, we awarded the first Broughton Prize for Excellence in Undergraduate Regional Kansas History. The winners were a team of history majors, Jake Flynn, senior, and Adam Rosendahl,sophomore, for their thorough and  contributory project titled, “Lasting Relationships out of Unwarranted Fear: the POW Camp in Wabaunsee, Kansas…