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2017 History Day Contest

The theme for 2017 is "taking a stand in history."

Learn more about the 2017 theme at the following link https://www.nhd.org/taking-stand-history

Explore sample topics for this year's theme at the following link https://www.nhd.org/sites/default/files/2017-Theme-Narrative-Sample-Topics_0.pdf

National Competition 2017

The national competition will be held June 11-15, 2017, at the University of Maryland, College Park.

State Competition 2017

The state competition took place April 9 and 10 at the University of Wyoming, in Laramie. Thank you to all participants, teachers, parents, judges, and volunteers!

• Contest Results (Senior Division)
• Contest Results (Junior Division)
• Special Awards

Regional Competitions

Registration for both the regional and state competitions in Wyoming will use either a Google Form or a Survey, via Survey Monkey. You'll receive a request to register from your regional coordinator. If you qualify for the state competition, you'll receive a link to register within a few days following your region's competition. If you have questions please email jflock@uwyo.edu or your regional coordinator.

REGION 1: Big Horn, Park, and Washakie counties

DATE: March 1
Worland Middle School

Region 1 Coordinator: Suzanne Dorn
sdorn@wsh1.k12.wy.us
307-347-3233

REGION 2: Crook, Campbell, Johnson, Niobrara, Sheridan, and Weston counties

DATE: March 22
Sheridan Wesleyan Church, Sheridan

Region 2 Coordinator: Sharie Mooney Prout
sharie.prout@wyo.gov
307-674-4589

REGION 3: Converse and Natrona Counties

DATE: March 18
Kelly Walsh High School, Casper

Region 3 Coordinator: Ruth Putnam
ruth_putnam@natronaschools.org
307-253-5460

REGION 4: Goshen, Laramie, and Platte counties

DATE: March 17
Wheatland Middle School, Wheatland

Region 4 Coordinator: Mary Jo Birt
mbirt@platte1.k12.wy.us
307-322-1518

REGION 5: Albany and Carbon counties

DATE: March 29
American Heritage Center, Laramie

Region 5 Coordinator: Jessica Flock
jflock@uwyo.edu
307-766-2300

REGION 6: Fremont and Hot Springs counties

DATE: March 1
Dubois, WY

Region 6 Coordinator: Rosey Graff
rgraff@fremont2.org
307-455-2279

REGION 7: Lincoln, Sublette, Sweetwater, Teton, and Uinta counties

DATES: March 8
Jackson Hole Junior High (Junior Division)
Jackson Hole High School (Senior Division)
Jackson Hole, WY

Region 7 Co-Coordinators: Barb Sanchez (Junior Division)
bsanchez@tcsd.org and
Jeff Brazil (Senior Division)
jbrazil@tcsd.org


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