News and Announcements
January 25, 2012: From the State Office - We have changed our name to “National History Day Colorado” in an attempt to avoid confusion with History Colorado (our State Historical Society).
February 13, 2012
President Barak Obama and NHD Executive Director, Dr. Cathy Gorn
March 6, 2012- The 2012 National History Day at UNC was a great success, thanks to all of the students who entered their projects, their teachers, the many volunteers who particpated as judges, and the faculty and staff of the History Department at UNC. We look forward to 2013, as we seek to engage more schools in the contest. Congratulations to all of this year's regional contest winners, and good luck at state!!
2013 National History Day at UNC
The next regional contest for National History Day for the Northeastern Colorado region will be held on March 2nd. We are working on some exciting additions to the 2013 contest! More information will follow as our plans are more concrete. Stay tuned!
Northeastern Colorado Competition Announces Special Award for 2013
2013 marks the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation issued by President Abraham Lincoln in 1863. In celebration of this turning point in American History, the University of Northern Colorado's Africana Studies Program, in conjunction with the Western Social Sciences Association, is sponsoring an award for the best Sr. and Jr. project on the Emancipation Proclamation in each category (Paper, Website, Documentary, Performance, and Exhibit) at our 2013 contest. Winners will be invited to present their winning project at the Western Social Science Association's national conference to be held in Denver on April 10th through the 13th at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.