National History Day

General information about Maine National History Day and the Special Contest in Labor History is available at these sites.

Maine National History Day

Special Contest in Labor History

2019 Maine National History Day

“Triumph & Tragedy”

The Bureau of Labor Education congratulates the winners of the 2019 Maine National History Day Special Contest in Labor History!

Sr. Division 1st Place winners,  Kristen Patenaude & Saige Collette from Buckfield Sr. High School forParents Against Tired Truckers”

Sr. Division 2d Place winner, Lily Ebersole from Hermon High School for “Triangle Shirtwaist Fire”

Jr. Division 1st place winner, Graham Blodgett from Buckfield Jr. High School for “How the Maine Granite Industry Went from Flourishing to Forgotten”

 

2018 Maine National History Day 

“Conflict & Compromise”

Sr. Division 1st Place winner, Brian Williams for the documentary “The Dublin Lockout of 1913” 

Sr. Division 2d Place winner, Rianne Gibson for an individual performance “The Invisible Imbalance: Laissez-faire Labor Laws”

Jr. Division 1st place winners, William Goroshin & Zoe Higgins for the team project “The Smothers Brothers vs. CBS”

Jr. Division 2d Place winner, Willa Galipeau-Eldridge for her website “After the War: Should Rosie Return Home?”

2018 Special Contest Award Winners