DEI & DD Photo Gallery

DEI and Delicious Dishes is a cross-cultural youth development program sponsored by MAAE's RIDE Committee.  Begun in early 2022 with the collaboration RIDE Committee members, Poet TL Sanders, Elizabeth Barker, Stephanie Hasty, and Eric Adams, Joneisha Williams, Sarah Luttrell, Amy Rushing and their students. The images below are from some of the program's events.

To learn more about the program visit the DEI and Delicious Dishes webpage, or contact

Online Collaborative Virtual Sessions 2022

Field Trip to Kansas City, MO April, 2022

Lebanon MO Field Trip - May, 2022

Summer Workshops in Waynesville, 2022

Online Collaborative Virtual Session 9-15-22

St. Louis Field Trip
October 29, 2022

Online Collaborative Sessions
March 2, 2023

Kansas City Field Trip - Northeast HS, (KCPS) Waynesville, Lebanon
March 18, 2023 - Islamic Center, Bunker Gallery, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Studios Inc, Kansas City Arts Institute, Negro League Baseball Museum, American Jazz Museum, Mediteranean Food - Sahara

Artists-in-residence "Lock in" at Waynesville and Lebanon
March 20-21, 2023

Student work samples - submissions for the culminating project
- Recipes - Visual Arts - Creative Writing 

NEHS-Recipe 2 - Joneisha Williams.docx
Crappie recipe - Dylan Sanders.docx
Ace N Taco Dip - Ijana Nedanovski.docx