Contact

TIM HOOGLAND. Tim (aka Mr. History) is the co-coordinator of History Day in Minnesota and manager of education outreach services at MHS. Over his 20 years with History Day, participation in the program has grown from 125 students to approximately 30,000 students each year in Minnesota. Email Tim.

SARAH ASCHBRENNER. Sarah is the co-coordinator of History Day in Minnesota. She can answer a variety questions about the History Day program, workshops, and ways for you to bring History Day into your classroom. Sarah can also answer questions about the statewide program, curriculum materials and workshops, State History Day, and Minnesota's participation in the NHD national contest. Sarah also works with History Day students and teachers in central Minnesota. She can also help answer questions about the Northeast Regional and Mentors/SCSS. Email Sarah or call her at 651-259-3489. 

SAMMI JO CORYELL. Sammi Jo coordinates the History Day library programs, like Hullabaloos and research field trips. She also works with schools in the southwestern, southeastern and south central part of the state and coordinates the Southwest, Southeast, South Central, and Metro Junior Central Regional eventsEmail Sammi Jo or call her at 651-259-3439 with questions about library programs or the Southwest, Southeast, South Central, or Metro Junior Central Regional events.

CYRUS "CY" HAIR. Cyrus is a Macalester grad and works with History Day teachers and students in west central and northwest Minnesota. Email Cyrus or call him at 651-259-3429 with questions about Topical Prizes, the West Central, Northwest, or Metro Junior East Regional contest. 

JOHN "ACTION" JACKSON. Action works with History Day teachers and students in the St. Paul Public School District. Email Action or call him at 651-259-3426 with questions about media resources, the District contest for the St. Paul Public School District, or the Metro Junior West Regional.

BRITTANY PINALES. Brittany works with History Day teachers and students in the Minneapolis Public School District. Email Brittany or call her at 651-259-3428 with questions about ELL resources, the District contest for the Minneapolis Public School District, or the Metro Senior Regional.

GABE REESE. Gabe is an Augsburg College graduate and works with summer programs. Email Gabe.

TORRIE WHITE.  Torrie works with History Day summer and outreach programs associated with History Day, as well as with select History Day schools in Minnesota. Email Torrie or call her at 651-259-3443 with questions about History Day summer or outreach programs, invoicing, or the History Day Research Paper contest.

National History Day in Minnesota is sponsored by the Minnesota Historical Society and the University of Minnesota, Department of History
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