National History Day 2009 Results
Winners from Kansas in 2009
2009 National History Day Medalist
Cooper Self, Topeka Collegiate School, Topeka
Junior individual exhibit - "Harry Colmery Writes the First G.I. Bill: The Making of the American Middle Class,"
Teachers - Scott Shipman, John MacDonald, and Lanny Moyer.
National History Day 2009 Scholarship
Sjobor Hammer, Topeka High, Topeka
Senior individual documentary - "'With Dignity and Purpose': Ron Walters and the Movement for Social Justice"
Teacher - Harry M. Peterson, Jr.
National History Day 2009 Special Honors
Outstanding State Entry - Junior Division
Robert Horton and Trenton Miller, Seaman Middle School, Topeka
Junior group documentary - "Billy Mills: Every Passion Has Its Destiny"
Teacher - Kyle Johnson
Outstanding State Entry - Senior Division
Senior group performance - "A Recipe for Legacy: 35 MM and a Wide Angle Lens"
Teacher - Megan Felt
Carolyn Roderer and Trent Rhodes, Haven High School, Haven
Senior group documentary - "Ahead of his Time: J. M. Keynes and his Economic Legacy, "
Teacher - Vicki Galloway
History Channel Award for Outstanding Entry on an International Theme
($5,000 scholarship to be shared by winners)
Senior group exhibit - "Gavrilo Princip: Forgotten Man, Unforgettable Legacy"
Teacher - Candie Campbell
Additional images from 2009 National Contest
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