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Mead Jr. High students win awards at National History Day competition

Posted June 18th, 2015 by Terri McHugh

National History Day

Congratulations to the following Mead students who all received awards at the National History Day competition in College Park, Maryland, this week.

  • Ethan Parham received 10th place for his research paper “How to Take Your Hospital on the Road (The 27th Evacuation Hospital).”
  • Parita Shah, Rosemary Mascarenhas, Samantha Ernst and Annika Brand received 7th place for their exhibit “Fighting for Freedom (ACLU and the Nazi March on Skokie).”
  • Steven Li, Rajat Mittal and Thomas Schluckbier received the top Illinois project award for their documentary “From Sleeping Car Porter to Civil Rights Activist (A. Philip Randolph).”