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Contact: Angey Saucier
Date: 3/24/04
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REGION VIII SOCIAL STUDIES FAIR WINNERS – Winners of the 2004 Region VIII Social Studies Fair, held at Southeastern Louisiana University are, front, Tyler Adams, Gabrielle Braud, Elizabeth Guarisco, Chris McGraw, Reagan Bernard, Courtney Zahn, Natalia Hernandez, Randall Baudier, back, Maggie Murphy, Bryan Rozycki, Zoe Beckham, Malcolm Andry, Justin Fritscher, Emerson Loga, Ryan Duncan, Breton Smith, and Lauren Carroll. Not pictured is Chris Blanchard.

      HAMMOND -- Winners of the annual Region VIII Social Studies Fair, hosted March 23 by Southeastern Louisiana University, have been announced.
      Grand prize winners for individual and group projects were chosen in three divisions, Division I (grades 4-6), Division II (grades 7-8), and Division III (grades 9-12). They will advance to the state Social Studies Fair at Louisiana State University.
      INDIVIDUAL: Grand Prize: Maggie Murphy, “The Tween Economy,” Cedarwood School (Mandeville); Runner-up: Reagan Bernard, “So, You Want to be President,” Holy Ghost School (Hammond).
      GROUP: Grand Prize: Gabrielle Braud and Elizabeth Guarisco, “How Real is Reality TV?,” Cedarwood School; Runner-up: Natalia Hernandez and Courtney Zahn, “Would You Like Fries with That?,” Holy Ghost School.
      INDIVIDUAL: Randall Baudier, “Civil War, Shot, Shell, and Cannon,” Trafton Academy (Hammond); Runner-up: Lauren Carroll, “The Costal Crisis and Louisiana’s Response,” Albany Middle School (Albany).
      GROUP: Grand Prize: Chris McGraw and Bryan Rozycki, “Bioterrorism: A Threat to the Nation,” Cedarwood School; Runner-up: Malcom Andry and Tyler Adams, “Wingin’ It: Aircraft of World War II,” Christ Episcopal School (Covington).
      INDIVIDUAL:Grand Prize: Zoe Beckham, “Harry Potter……Kiddie Proof?,” Northlake Christian (Covington); Runner-up: Breton Smith, “The History of Military Camouflage,” St. Paul School (Covington).
      GROUP: Grand Prize: Justin Fritscher and Emerson Loga, “Louisiana’s Great Duck Decline,” The St. Paul School; Runner-up: Chris Blanchard and Ryan Duncan, “Hollywood to Washington,” The St. Paul School.