Maine National History Day 2016 Call For Judges

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Do you love history? Do you support dynamic hands-on projects for students? Then we are looking for you!

Maine National History DaySign up now to be a judge for the 2016 Maine National History Day competition, to be held at the University of Maine, Orono, on Saturday, April 9. Whether you’ve been a judge for several years running or have never experienced the excitement and reward of History Day, we encourage you to take a few minutes to join the 2016 team. It’s an inspiring experience!

National History Day is currently looking for judges to assist in assessing middle and high school student research projects.  Anyone involved in the historical field, including librarians, archivists, curators, educators, etc., are welcome to participate.  It is a daylong event and the experience is very rewarding.  An orientation will take place the day of the contest,  and breakfast and lunch will be provided.  Judge registration closes March 18, so don’t wait! You can sign up to volunteer at http://me.nhd.org/ud/templates/register.php.

 

For questions about judging, contact: John Taylor, Maine NHD Coordinator, 207-474-7133, john.m.taylor@maine.edu.