Congratulations to the following individuals who won at Louisiana History Day on Saturday at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans:
Taylor Rosen – first place for her paper “Triumph and Tragedy- The Tuskegee Syphilis Study”
Jordan Fong and Mallory Tucker – first place in the group website category with “Hurricane Katrina: Finding the Triumph in the Tragedy”
Camerin Kimble, Sam Lau, Mai Tran, Shakera Ramisha, and Emma Armstrong – first place in the group exhibit category with “The Boat People: The tragic and triumphant stories of Vietnamese Refugees.” This group also won $300 and the Maritime History Award for their work.
All of these individuals will advance to the National History Day Competition at the University of Maryland College Park in June.