Nazareth College is proud to announce that five students recently attended the annual Phi Alpha Theta West/Central Regional Conference at Le Moyne College. Phi Alpha Theta is the national history honor society. These Nazareth students were among 36 other students from various colleges and universities in the region. Each student presented papers to a panel of judges. Student Will VanDelinder received an award for his paper “The Other Battle of Long Island: The Shinnecock Indians and Federal Acknowledgement”.
Our presenters were:
Will VanDelinder, “The Other Battle of Long Island: The Shinnecock Indians and Federal Acknowledgement”
Deanna Briscoe, “The Plague of the Past: Using the Black Death to Understand Modern Health Practices”
Peggy DeLong, ““Morality and the Decline of Democracy in Thucydides’ History of Peloponnesian War”
Katherine McClellan, “’But Who Do You Say That I Am’?: The Evolution of Jesus the Jew to Christ the God of Christianity”
Sara Jo Zuhlsdorf, “Fire Escape: The Triangle Shirtwaist and Binghamton Clothing Company Tragedies”