Turned on by History

More than 2,000 students from around the country competed in the 32nd annual celebration of history, held this year at the University of Maryland.

The room was abuzz. More than 2,000 young historians milled about, setting up exhibits featuring Harvey Milk, Charlie Chaplin, and hundreds more.

For the 32nd year, middle and high school students from around the country competed in the National History Day competition, held this year at the University of Maryland. Read more »