NHD in the News

Young minds digging deep
The Inquirer 10/09/2016
First-time visitors to special-collections libraries and archives across the city are often greeted by an unexpected sight: high school students flipp [...]>>
Monroe Middle School history teacher selected for prestigious WWII project
The Daily Independent 10/07/2016
History isn’t just about memorizing names, dates and places, but also how things that happened decades or centuries ago impact modern times. [...]>>
Students Are Preparing Entries For National History Day® Contest
Caledonian Record 09/19/2016
Around the world middle and high school students are taking their learning beyond the textbook with the annual National History Day Contest. [...]>>
Graduate Student Honors World War II Veteran
Crow's Nest 09/13/2016
It was Christmas Eve, 1944, but no one was celebrating. [...]>>
Ship delivered atomic bomb, sank in shark-filled waters
The Daily Journal 09/10/2016
Thanks to relentless efforts of survivors and a 1996 National History Day project by Florida sixth grader Hunter Scott, both Congress and the Navy cle [...]>>
Senior represents state at D.C.’s Smithsonian
Shoreline Media Group 07/25/2016
In a fitting conclusion to an illustrious career on the Whitehall National History Day Team, Mackenzie Brandel capped seven years of competing [...]>>
Making A Difference: Local Teen With Cerebral Palsy Wins National Award
Lex18.com 07/22/2016
A Lexington teen is headed off to his first year of college, and he’s doing it with a brand new award on his resume. [...]>>
Student, teacher deliver eulogy in France for forgotten WWII vet
Stars and Stripes 07/20/2016
With thousands of white stone crosses behind him, and one directly in front of him, Caleb Lines stood inside the Normandy American Cemetery [...]>>
Teaching the Hough Riots
Ideastream 07/15/2016
As we’ve heard during our series “Hough: Before and Beyond ‘66”, the Hough Riots impacted Cleveland far beyond that week of unrest 50 years ago. [...]>>
YHS Students Earn Best Of State Award At National History Day
Yankton Press & Dakotan 07/15/2016
A tradition of excellence and success at the Yankton High School continued this spring when three teams of students earned the right to participate [...]>>