Upcoming NHDC Events
November 10: Research Rendezvous at Boulder Public Library (3:30-7:30)
January 16: Research Rendezvous at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science (1-4)
January 23: Northern Front Range Research Rendezvous- UNC Michener Library (9-5)
January 23: Makers Workshop- History Colorado
Way to Go, Team Colorado!
The National History Day contest wrapped up on Thursday, June 18 in College Park, Maryland. We can be very proud of our Colorado students, who made a terrific showing! Congratulations to our twelve entries that made final rounds and to our top placers:
Second place: Joyce Xu
Boulder, CO, Fairview High School. Teacher(s): Leigh Campbell-Hale
Entry - Man, Myth, and Icon: The Life and Legacy of Che Guevara
Junior Group Doc
Third place: Jaylan Gonzalez, Danielle Vigil
Pueblo, CO, Connect Charter School. Teacher(s): Lee Hawkins
Entry - 236 Words: The Leadership and Legacy of Dr. Seuss
Senior Group Performance
Third place: Maia Brockbank, Camryn Daidone, Brynn Gauthier, Audrey Roberts
Denver, CO, Denver School Of The Arts. Teacher(s): Ed Glassman
Entry - The INF Treaty: Reagan and Gorbachev's Fight for a Legacy Free of Nuclear Proliferation
Click here for the complete list of winners.
Congratulations to our State Contest winners!
A special thanks to our 200+ judges and volunteers who made the day great!
Click here for the list of final rounds qualifiers
NHDC Elementary Poster Contest
NHDC is excited to announce the 4th/5th grade poster contest for our elementary schools. Click here
for more details. Be sure to check out the newest page on our website that has examples, standards documents, rubrics, and more. Click here
Introducing the 2016 Theme: Exploration, Encounter, Exchange
Students can start working on their projects immediately following the conclusion of the National Contest in June. Click here
for the theme narrative.
- Looking for project examples? Check out the example page from the national office
- Looking for an expert to interview on your topic? Check out our new Speaker and Interviewee Bureau. Click here for more information. Do you know anyone who might be interested in joining our Bureau? If so, contact Celeste Archer
- Attention Teachers: Please contact us and we will help you to integrate History Day into your classroom.
A HUGE Thank You to the Daniels Fund!
National History Day in Colorado is a proud award recipient for 2014-2015. We are excited to expand the program, enhance internships, and help our History Day schools, teachers, and students even more!
A Very Special Thanks To:
Walter S. Rosenberry, III Charitable Trust
Assured Equity Management Corporation
Kendra & Eric Black
Amy & Shane Feiman