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Rediscovering America: Easter and Passover in U.S. History Quiz

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Ashbrook Scholar Thesis Calendar – Spring 2017

Ashbrook Scholar Thesis Calendar The purpose of the Ashbrook Scholar Program is to broaden and deepen a student’s thinking about public affairs in general and the meaning and significance of America in particular. This is accomplished through many means, from … Continue reading »

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Ashbrook Scholar Wins National Essay Contest

  In January, junior Ashbrook Scholar Dennis Clark entered the Douglas B. Rogers Conditions of a Free Society Essay Competition at St. Vincent College. The competition honors the memory of Doug Rogers, a former scholar who died tragically in 2011. … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America Quiz: Woodrow Wilson and Going to War

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Students “Unlock” Clues in Primary Documents, Finding Ashbrook Constitution Booklet

Joe Welch, an American history teacher at North Hills Middle School near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, relies on internet technology for access to primary historical documents. He directs his eighth graders to online libraries such as Ashbrook’s Teaching American History (TAH.org) collection … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America: Marbury v. Madison Quiz

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Ashbrook Scholars Place First at Model Arab League

     During the weekend of February 13, 11 Ashbrook Scholars made the journey to Oxford, Ohio to participate in the Ohio Valley Regional Model Arab League. Model Arab League functions much like Model U.N., where each participating team is … Continue reading »

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Op Ed: The Constitution Is More Than What Nine Justices Say It Is

This op ed. originally appeared on Dailycaller.com on February 21, 2017. By: JEFF SIKKENGA  ASHLAND, Ohio — February 24 is the 214th anniversary of Marbury v. Madison, the landmark Supreme Court decision written by Chief Justice John Marshall in 1803. We’re going … Continue reading »

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Rediscovering America: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Quiz

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Rediscovering America: Bill of Rights Day Quiz

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