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Norwich Tech Talk: Students Take Part in History Contest, Choral Festival

Monday, March 20, 2017

Originally Posted in the Norwich Bulletin

By Patricia Luca

The National History Day Regional Contest took place on March 4 at Mansfield Middle School. Fifteen of 21 competing students will attend the state contest on April 29, at Central Connecticut State University.

For the group exhibit, Azariah Fuller and Hannah McFee won first place for "The Legacy of Robin Casacinnamon"; Erin McBride, Halle Baron and Chloe Guzman came in second for "Candy's Stand: The Conception of Mothers Against Drunk Driving"; and Steven Allaby and Ryan Stollman placed third for "Martha Carrier: A Bewitching Story of Dissent."

For the group documentary contest, Madison Bodley, Joshua Stanavage, Casey Gervais and Casey Viens won first place for "Hercules Mulligan: The man behind the stitch."

In the individual exhibit category, Kevin Vasquez won first place for "The Amistad: A Turning of the Tide"; and Lauren Russi came in second for "Nelly Bly: The Insanity of Injustice."

In the individual paper contest, Cody Kersteter placed second for "The Women's Christian Temperance Movement"; while Alexis Edimiston won third place for "John Proctor: Standing up for Family and Innocence."

Charity event

The Norwich Tech Art Department will hold its first Empty Bowls charity event on May 4.

Empty Bowls is a movement that has spread like wild fire across the nation, integrating art with the community. This event brings awareness to hunger in our own neighborhoods.

Handmade ceramic bowls brightly glazed by students will be for sale and the bowls are then used to hold delicious homemade soup made by Norwich Tech culinary for the event. Proceeds go St. Vincent De Paul Place.

 

Patricia Luca is the Language Support teacher at Norwich Technical High School.

 

http://www.norwichbulletin.com/news/20170319/norwich-tech-talk-students-take-part-in-history-contest-choral-festival

 

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