MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPP: Metro History Day Competitions Start Saturday

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Release dated: 
February 28, 2013

MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPP: Metro History Day Competitions Start Saturday

History Day

WHAT: Metro National History Day in Minnesota competitions get underway this Saturday in St. Paul. Members of the media are encouraged to attend these events, which feature excited students engaging with judges in hopes of moving on to the state competition on May 4, 2013. This is the student's chance to show off their project after months of frenzied research.

WHEN: Six dates in March, 2013.

WHERE: Various metro area high schools and middle schools.

Reporters attending events should check in with History Day staff, who will be present at building entrances, wearing turquoise bowling shirts.

Event Details

  • St. Paul Schools
    Saturday, March 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Harding High School, 1540 E 6th St., St Paul
  • Metro Junior West
    Thursday, March 7, 4 to 9:30 p.m.
    Robbinsdale Middle School, 3730 Toledo Ave N., Robbinsdale
  • Metro Junior East
    Saturday, March 9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    White Bear Lake High School, 3551 McKnight Rd N., White Bear Lake
  • Metro Junior Central
    Tuesday, March 12, 4 to 9:30 p.m.
    Normandale Community College, 9700 France Ave S., Bloomington
  • Metro Senior
    Thursday, March 14, 4 to 9:30 p.m.
    Augsburg College, 2211 Riverside Ave., Minneapolis
  • Minneapolis Public Schools
    Saturday, March 23, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Anwatin Middle School, 256 Upton Ave S., Minneapolis

Additional information about the regional History Day competitions, including driving directions and competition schedules, can be found online.