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The Wilmette Beacon 041218

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16 | April 12, 2018 | The wilmette beacon school wilmettebeacon.com Wilmette students recognized for history essays Submitted by Skokie Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Nancy Kintze (left), the Skokie Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution historian and essay contest coordinator, stands with winners, from Wilmette Junior High School: Annie von Dohlen, Aleksander Acimovic, Olivia Babolea, Jaya Rohit Nambiar, Samuel Roberts, Casey Bertocchi and Roxann Specht, Skokie Valley Chapter regent. PHOTO SUBMITTED The Skokie Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently announced the winners of its American History Essay contest, held on Feb. 15, at the Mikaelian Education Center in Wilmette. The 2017- 2018 title for the essay contest was, “World War I: Remembering the war to end all wars.” The winners include students from Wilmette Junior High School including seventh-graders Annie von Dohlen (first place), Aleksander Acimovic (second) and Olivia Babolea (third). From the eighth-grade class at WJHS, the winners were Jaya Rohit Nambjar (first), Samuel Roberts (second) and Casey Bertocchi (third). The American History Essay Contest was established to encourage young people to think creatively about our nation’s great history and learn about history in a new light. This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the end of the war. “Imagine you are living in 1918. How did the war impact your daily living? Discuss the pros and cons of the changes, this war introduced to society. Will these changes further impact the future of the United States?” This contest is open to fifth hrough eighth-grade students in public, private, and parochial schools, and registered home-study programs. Each year, a selected topic for use during the academic year is announced, and contest instructions are published online and sent to schools by participating DAR chapters. Essays are judged for historical accuracy, adherence to the topic, organization of materials, interest, originality, spelling, grammar, punctuation, and neatness. 3019 Indianwood Road •OPEN HOUSE APRIL 15 th ,1-3 pm The slate entry welcomes you tothis well-proportioned 5-bedroom home on abeautiful tree-lined street in Wilmette. The first floor features a sun-filled living room with wood-burning fireplace, formal dining room, family room with abrick fireplace, wood cabinet kitchen and eating area, master bedroom, additional bedroom, den, and laundry room. On the second floor there are three large bedrooms and so much more! Colleen Remsberg 847.334.2939 •cer@ydim.com WINNETKA OFFICE |568 LINCOLN AVENUE |WINNETKA, IL 60093 |COLDWELLBANKERHOMES.COM The property information herein is derived from various sources that may include,but not be limited to,county records and the Multiple Listing Service,and it may include approximations.Although the information is believed to be accurate,itisnot warranted and you should not rely upon it without personal verification. Real estate agents affiliated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage are independent contractor agents and are not employees of the Company.©2018 Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.All Rights Reserved. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage fully supports the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Owned by asubsidiaryofNRT LLC.Coldwell Banker and the Coldwell Banker Logo are registered service marks owned by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC.

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