History Students Advance to County Contest

Congratulations to the eight Hart 8th-graders whose History Day projects were chosen to advance to the Alameda County competition on Wednesday, March 18.
 
The contest will be held at the Oakland Museum of California. The contest will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
 
This year's theme for projects is "The Individual in History: Actions and Legacies." Participation is mandatory for Hart's 8th-graders. Students who place at the county level will advance to the state contest in Sacramento April 30 to May 3.
 
Hart students who will compete in the county contest are:
 
Web sites
Andrew Goard, Eli Whitney
Abby Lourenco, Lewis & Clark
Ayesha Omarali, John Brown
 
Historical papers
Eric Hitchens, Andrew Carnegie
Kelly McDeavitt, Molly McGuires
Arany Uthayakumar, The Lincoln Address
 
Exhibits
Anna Dotson, Other Molly Pitchers
Kemi Kantor, Nellie Bly
 
Other students created online projects that you can view at these web sites:
 
Chi Zhang -- Belle Boyd
Ashkon Honardoost -- Thomas Edison
Krista Allen -- Women's Rights
Keri Kodama & Katie Sieverding -- Salem Witch Trials
Ben Chan -- Robert E. Lee