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Civil War Trust

2008 Poster Contest Winners

This year's theme: "Preserve the Spirit of History"

This annual contest, co-sponsored by the Civil War Preservation Trust and The History Channel, encourages students of all ages to think critically and creatively about the importance of historic preservation. Students submit Civil War preservation themed posters and essays and compete for cash prizes. Teachers of winning students receive gift certificates to The History Channel’s online store. Selected essays are also featured in the Civil War Preservation Trust’s magazine, Hallowed Ground. See 2009 Winners »

***Elementary School Winners***

elementary winner

1st Place Elementary

Eric Vivar
WEST School Elementary End
5th grade
Teacher: Mrs. D. Smith

     

elementary School second place
2nd Place Elementary

Matias Garcia
West End Elementary School
5th grade
Teacher: Mrs. D. Smith

 elementary second place
3rd Place Elementary

Stephen Oates
Sienna Crossing Elementary School
5th grade
Teacher: Julia Daurity

 

***Middle School Winners***

middle school winner

1st Place Middle School

Madeline Cochron
Aquinas Middle School
7th grade
Teacher: Mary Reeck

     

 poster
2nd Place Middle School

Anthony McSears
Aquinas Middle School
7th grade
Teacher: Mary Reeck

 poster
3rd Place Middle School

Mark Frederick
Altoona Central Catholic Middle School
7th grade
Teacher: Kimberly Zedack

 poster
Honorable Mention

Jenny Ji
T.H. Rogers School
8th grade
Teacher: Janie McPhail

***High School Winners***

high school winner

1st Place High School

Kim Dai
Bronx High School of Science
11th grade
Teacher: Evan Frankl
See exterior of poster

     

 poster
2nd Place High School

Maneh Sarkisian
Glendale High School
11th grade
Teacher: Mrs. Macaulay

 
3rd Place High School

Hojin Chung
Bronx High School of Science
11th grade
Teacher: Evan Frankl

 
Honorable Mention

Thomas Kotulak
Calvert Hall College High School
11th grade
Teacher: George Kropp

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