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Minocqua Regional Contest Information

  • Contest information for the Minocqua regional contest, including accessibility, schedule, and project submission.

 

Contest Information

The Wisconsin Historical Society is taking steps to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 to our program participants and staff. The March 21 contest in Minocqua is cancelled and is switching to a virtual format. UPDATE: The virtual contest is complete and results are posted below! 

Location & Parking:
The Minocqua contest is being rescheduled and is switching to a virtual format.

Competition Schedule:

March 27th
- Upload instructions for Documentary, Performance, and Exhibit sent to students

April 2nd (11:59 pm) - Deadline for student uploads (Documentary, Performance, and Exhibit)

April 6th - Projects are sent to judging teams through email

April 9th - Deadline for judges to send back evaluated projects

April 13th - Final Round judging takes place

April 14th - Results are announced/published

Papers

Junior

Apollo 11 - Olivia D.
Blackout of the Decade: The Great Northeast Blackout of 1965 - Chloe B.
Breaking Barriers For Women - Amber H.
Breaking Barriers: Innovations of World War One - Chase S.
Rosetta Stone: Shattering the Wall Between the Modern and Ancient World - Katherine M.
The Unbeatable Criminal: Al Capone - Erik M.
The Unbreakable Code: Navajo Code Talkers - Kaeden P.
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics' De-Stalinization - Gavin G.

Senior

Louis Zamperini - Brianna K.

Websites

Junior Individual

1920s Prohibition Era - Macy W.
Marvel's Black Panther: King and Superhero - Katrina R.
Reintroduction of Wolves Into Yellowstone - Iain R.
Revolutionary War Generals and Tactics - Natalie R.
The Jump That Empowered The World - Brooklyn K.
The Manhattan Project - Jason L.
The O.J. Simpson Trial - Anthony H.

Junior Group

Edith Cavell the Heroine - Olivia, Kendra
How Nikola Tesla Changed the World - Eric, Sam

Senior Individual

Breaking Barriers for the Ojibwe People in Spearfishing - Sunny S.

Senior Group

3 Women of NASA: The African American Women Who Helped Launch Our Nation Into Space - Maria, Sylvia
Tupac Shakur - Ella

Results

Junior

Individual Exhibit

Muhammad’s Movement – Nicholas P

Dorothea Lange – Katelyn S

They Gave Us Wings! The Wright Brothers – Matthew S

       Alternate: Battlefield Barriers Broken by Women of the Civil War – Evelyn W.

Group Exhibits

Radium Girls – Natalie S and Hannah K

The Beatles – Jane W and Brooke H

Paper

Breaking Barriers for Women - Amber H
Rosetta Stone: Shattering the Wall Between the Modern and Ancient World - Katherine M
The Unbreakable Code: Navajo Code Talkers - Kaeden P
          Alternate: The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics' De-Stalinization - Gavin G
 

Individual Documentary

Hedy Lamarr – Ava C

Lucille Ball – Julie W

Group Documentary

Individual Performance

Individual Website

The Jump that Empowered the World – Brooklyn K

The Manhattan Project – Jason L

Revolutionary War Generals and Tactics – Natalie R

    Alternate: Reintroduction of Wolves into Yellowstone – Iain R

Group Website

Edith Cavell the Heroine – Olivia F and Kendra W

How Nikola Tesla Changed the World – Eric K and Sam S

Senior

Individual Exhibit

Battle of Midway: Changing the Tide of the War – Taylor A

Israel-Palestine Conflict – Luke S

LGTBQ+ - Payton M

Group Exhibit

Paper
Louis Zamperini – Brianna K

Individual Documentary

Group Performance

Individual Performance

Behind the Golden Girl: The Story of Bill “Bojangles” Robinson – Ashley B

The Chartist Papers: A Charter for the People – Alyssa I

Martin Luther: Contender of Church Corruption – Lily B

Individual Website
Breaking Barriers for the Ojibwe People in Spearfishing – Sunny S

Group Website

Tupac Shakur – Ella N and William W

3 Women of NASA: The African American Women Who Helped Launch our Nation into Space

– Maria G. and Sylvia M