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Mount Vernon High School juniors Aidan Clarkson, left, and Eleanor Broeren were winners in the Ohio History Day State Contest recently. Request this photo

 

MOUNT VERNON — Two juniors from Mount Vernon High School are among the top finishers in the recently-held 2017 Ohio History Day State Contest. They completed in-depth research into an historical topic, then defended it in front of the judges.
Aidan Clarkson won a silver medal for his research project called “American Involvement in the Fight Against Apartheid,” and as a third-place finisher is an alternate to the National History competition.

 

Pam Schehl: 740-397-5333 or pschehl@mountvernonnews.com and on Twitter, @mountvernonnews

 

 

 

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