National History Day Kaua'i Regional Fair

Saturday, February 18th was the National History Day Kauai Regional Fair. 7th and 8th grade students who advanced from our school fair attended the event to be interviewed by judges about their research projects. The following students placed in their categories to qualify for the State competition which will be on Oahu on April 15th. 
Junior Exhibit:
1st place: Mehana Dameron & Kaia Haugh - Hōkūleʻa: Resurgence of Hawaiian Culture
2nd place: Sadie Stiglemeier - The Frontier of Human Organ Transplantation
3rd place tie: Ellen Conway - Miranda v. Arizona: A Frontier in Law Enforcement; Max Fazio - The Partition of India: A Journey to Freedom
Junior Documentary:
1st place: Oliver Jordan - Father of the Modern Murder Mystery Genre: Edgar Allan Poe
2nd place - Bradyn Nakayama: A Frontier in Radiation, The Radium Girls
3rd place tie: Berkley Fuetz - The Anti-Rape Movement; Tristen Godinez & Luahn Luz - The Rise of A Gaming Monarch
Junior Website:
1st place: Sean Lottermoser - Rocketing Toward the Future
2nd place: Callum Raine, Mohalapua Silverston, & Tzuf Ruck - Cleopatra
3rd place: Phoenix Ma - The Digital Frontier
ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi (Kauai’s first entry!): Kolohaiaheahe Kuhaulua - The "Plus 2" Crew of 1976