Achiever: Junior wins National History award

Achievement: Amanda Greenwell’s exhibit, “A Vote for Women’s Rights: The Illegal Ballot Cast by Susan B. Anthony,” won Best in State, Senior Division, in the 2014 Kenneth E. Behring National History Day Contest at the University of Maryland in June. Fifty-five students from Kentucky participated; Amanda was one of four Kentucky winners and the only local […]

Patterson students celebrate district’s centennial on National History Day

PATTERSON – Patterson Joint Unified School District is honoring its own history this school year – its centennial – and National History Day will be a part of it. Teacher training workshops are Monday, with student help sessions Dec. 2 and 4. With the theme “Leadership & Legacy,” it seems a good fit, said Superintendent Phil Alfano at […]

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History Day Makes the Past Popular with Students

Omaha, NE– More than 400 students from Douglas and Sarpy counties competed at the Durham Museum Tuesday for the 24th Annual Omaha Region History Day Competition. Students in grades 6th through 12th compete in various categories, including exhibits, documentaries, performances, historical papers, and websites. The theme for the 2014 competition is Rights and Responsibilities in […]