Community Engagement

For the past three years, the History Department has hosted the competition of National History Day, Pennsylvania Region 1 Program in the Campus Center, Allegheny College. History majors Henry Sutter, Ethan Smith, Robin Laurinec, Robyn Katona, Sarah Mayer, and Robbie Dean Phillips served as student judges along with faculty judges Ian Binnington, Judson Herrman, Brian Miller, and Alyssa Ribeiro. Twenty-five students from Conneaut Lake Middle School, Conneaut Valley Middle School, North East Middle School, Cambridge Springs Junior/Senior High, North East High School, Rice Avenue Middle School, and Girard High School won prizes in the contests of group performance, group/individual documentary, individual website, individual/group exhibits, and research paper. President James H. Mullen Jr. addressed the participants and their families during the award ceremony in the afternoon.