National History Day Competition, June 15-19, 2014 Special Award for Latino-American History Nicholas Cockrell, David Skorut, and Harry Han, from Hillcrest High School in Midvale, for their documentary “Huelga! Delano’s Cry for Equality.” This award is sponsored by the National Park Service. 5th Place Overall.
Outstanding State Entry Ruth and Elizabeth Patterson, from Lakeridge Jr. High in Orem, for their historical performance “The Dust Bowl: The Years of Responsibility.” 9th Place Overall.
Outstanding State Entry Diana Baird, from Lakeridge Jr. High in Orem, for her historical documentary “Downwinders: Falling Out With the Government Over Fallout from the Skies.” 12th Place Overall.
National Finalists Ava Erickson, McKenna Willey, Lauren Holman, Lauren Hulse, and Kelsey Barton, from Centerville Elementary, for their historical performance “The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire: The Rights and Responsibilities of the Labor Movement.” 12th Place Overall.
Candace and Bethany Anderson, of Thomas Edison Charter School North in Logan, for their historical performance “The Cure and the Curse: The Impact of Thalidomide on Rights and Responsibilities in the Drug Market.” 13th Place Overall.