Age of Revolution Essay Contest Winners 2016

Andrew Branson
Academy of Information Technology and Engineering, Stamford, Connecticut
“The Comprehensive Debate on the Validity of a Standing Army”

Natalea Cohen
Rocky Mountain High School, Fort Collins, Colorado
“The Role of Religion in Founding America”

Lauren Evans
The Masters School, Dobbs Ferry, New York
“A Civics Lesson from a Slaver: Anti-Slavery Slave-Holding Founders”

Tran Hennessey
Academy of American Studies, Long Island City, New York
“The Incident on King Street”

August Ray
Ernest S. McBride High School, Long Beach, California
“The Founders and the Role of Government”

Tena-Lesly Reid
Academy of Information Technology and Engineering, Stamford, Connecticut
“The Impact of Anthony Benezet and Quakers on the Abolition of the Slave Trade in Great Britain”

Emma Scheetz
Rocky Mountain High School, Fort Collins, Colorado
“The Power of God and Women during the Revolutionary War Era”

Jocelyn Schoenholz
Las Lomas High School, Walnut Creek, California
“The Role of Religion in Slave Insurrections during the Revolutionary Age”

Emily Sherwood
Las Lomas High School, Walnut Creek, California
“The Reasoning of the French and American Alliance”

Kelli Shueler
Rocky Mountain High School, Fort Collins, Colorado
“Women of the Revolution: Showings of Patriotism and Political Agency”