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PIKES PEAK REGIONAL CONTEST:

Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ COLORADO COLLEGE

2020 National Theme:  “Breaking Barriers in History”

What is History Day?

All Middle and High School age students (grades 6-8 & 9-12) are invited to “DO” History by preparing a research paper, a multimedia documentary, a web site, a dramatic performance or an imaginative exhibit on a topic of their own choosing.

Projects will be judged on research, primary sources, historical accuracy, presentation of thesis and argument and on how well they relate to the national theme.

Important Dates

Pikes Peak/Colorado Springs Regional On-line registration:

REGISTRATION will open January 8-31,2020.

PLEASE REMEMBER:  All participants including group members must fill out and submit their own registration form.

February 24, 2020:   All REGISTRATION CORRECTIONS AND FEE PAYMENTS ARE DUE

February 18, 2020:  Paper Entries Due

Turn in FIVE copies of your Paper Entry to:

Worner Student Campus Center

902 N. Cascade Ave. (NW corner of Cascade and Cache la Poudre)

February 18, 2020: Web Site Entries Must be Published 

(Please note: Entries in the Paper and Web Site categories must be completed and turned in BEFORE the regional competition. Judges need extra time to evaluate these categories.)

February 24, 2020:  Last day to make title changes for all non paper/web entries

Regional Contest: February 29, 2020
Colorado State Contest: May 2, 2020
NHD National Contest: June 14-18, 2020

Useful links:

Both the Colorado State and the National offices have wonderful web sites containing resources, links, rules descriptions, research suggestions and references:

 

Please contact Klindeman@ColoradoCollege.edu (719) 473-6634

or cell: (719) 235-1338  if you have questions.

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