National History Day Competition

National History Day Competition
Posted on 03/19/2024
Toledo Technology Academy of Engineering sent 70 + students to the regional NHD competition at BGSU on March 8 with their teachers, Andrew Brandt and Katerina Asmus. The following twenty-eight students are moving on to the Ohio History Day Competition on April 20th to compete for an opportunity to go to Nationals in Washington DC.
Congratulations to the teachers and students!

7th Graders

-Adam CreecyBlitzkrieg: The German Advances in 1939 (First Place Junior Paper)
-Alexander RiveraHow the United States Changed the Course of the Civil War in El Salvador (1st Place Junior Ind. Documentary)
-Malcolm GodfreyThe End of the Samurai (Honorable Mention Junior Ind. Exhibit)
-Isaiah JacksonChernobyl, Powering the Procedures of Today (2nd Place Junior Ind. Exhibit)

8th Graders

-Eva Williams & Santos GarciaThe Assassination of John F. Kennedy: Shaping the Destiny of a Nation (3rd Place Junior Group Website)

-Owen Neuschwanger & Hunter HarderThe Spanish Conquest of the Aztecs: The Start of the Early Americas (1st Place Junior Group Website)
-Dmitri Helpman & Dylan EllisThe Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima & Nagasaki (Honorable Mention Junior Group Exhibit)
-Dohan ShadlerThe Discovery of Radio Waves: Communication Revolutionized (1st Place Junior Ind. Website)
-Morgan WestphalChernobyl Disaster (3rd Place Junior Ind. Exhibit)

9th Graders

-Dietrich SchwabInterstates' Impacts (Honorable Mention Senior Ind. Exhibit)

-Isaiah Shields & Wyatt Webster-BledsoeThe Creation of Television and Broadcasting (3rd Place Senior Group Website)

10th Graders

-Kenneth Satler, Jonathan Hagerman, Anthony Dellifranci, & Chance RoyceThe Invention of the Firearm and How it Affects Us Today (3rd Place Senior Group Documentary)

-Draeden Ellis & Casey MinorThe Abolition of Slavery's Effect on the U.S. (2nd Place Senior Group Documentary)
-Robert Campbell, Ethan Pendergraff, & Adam ZuccarellNow and Then: The Beatles Impact on Music and Culture (1st Place Senior Group Exhibit)
-Santi GarzaThe Discovery of "A Miracle Drug" and the Lives it Has Changed (3rd Place Senior Paper)
-Ava Newman- Margaret Sanger: Pioneering Women's History Through Deviance (1st Place Senior Paper)
-Liam Close & Corinne BlakeSilent to Talkies: How Sound Impacted the Film Industry (1st Place Senior Group Performance)