The History Department is very pleased to announce the winners of the Essay Contest for 2009-2010. First place winners will receive a certificate and a check for $200. Second place winners receive a certificate and a check for $100. Checks and certificates will be sent to your homes beginning sometime next week. Congratulations to all of the winners, and best wishes to all for a happy and productive summer. Read a good history book!
HS 101 Essay
- Jordan Hillman , "Women in WWI;" Anthony Vitti, "North and South: A Communication Revolution"
- Michael Powell, "Defoe and the Revolution: A Journal of the Plague Year as Seen through the Scientific Revolution"
Upper Division Short Essay
- Anne Russell, "The Trial of Gracchus Babeuf"
- David Angelatos, "The CIA's Foreign Escapades: American Involvement in the Angolan Civil War"
Upper Division Long Essay
- Anne Russell, "Failure of the Fenians: General John O'Neill's Account of the Fenian raids of Canada, 1870"
- Dimitri Linde, "The Revolutionary War Experience of Gustavus Elgin"
- Cathleen Carris, "The Cid and Spanish Identity"