Clair, Stone, Sullivan, Taney, Vernon, Webster, Worth, Wright The contest is named in memory of Hans and Sophie Scholl, German university students who, along with several friends and their professor, were arrested and executed for distributing leaflets denouncing the evils of the Nazi regime.
The project commemorates the heroic efforts of these brave young people, members of the White Rose, who gave their lives for the causes of understanding, tolerance, and freedom.
The 2019-2020 contest theme is: Historical events impact individuals in unique and varied ways, framed by many factors including experience, geography, the progression of time.
The effort to personalize the history of the Holocaust seeks to counter the perception that there was one universal perspective.
“The Bogalusa Heart Study looked at over 16,000 people from Bogalusa, Louisiana and followed them from birth into adulthood.
The impact of the Bogalusa Study cannot be over stated.He was elected to leadership positions at the Louisiana affiliate of the American Heart Association, the Southern Society for Clinical Investigation and Louisiana Heart Association.Nationally, he served as Governor for Louisiana of the American College of Cardiology and was invited to join the Association of University Cardiologists, an organization that is limited to 125 cardiologists.In 1954, he joined the faculty of LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine, where he remained for the next 38 years.He rose through the academic ranks becoming a professor and Chief of Cardiology. Berenson became Director of the first National Heart Lung Blood Institute National Research and Demonstration Center - Arteriosclerosis.Applicants give the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education permission to reprint entries. The White Rose Student Essay Contest is now open to 8th-12th grade students in the eastern half of Kansas and the western half of Missouri.Please see the map and list of counties below to determine your eligibility.The program operated out of LSU Health New Orleans. Berenson rejoined the LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine faculty in 2015.It was the first and only National Research and Demonstration Center for Arteriosclerosis; the funding for the first year of the program was ,691,382 and the funding for the second year was ,892,631; these are the largest one-year grants he received over the course of his research career, although the total research funding he was awarded was million. Berenson was the first to propose and later implement a modern-day coronary care unit at Charity Hospital,” adds Dr. His goal was to continue research and to facilitate the development a Center for Healthy Aging and Longevity at LSU Health.May their memories inspire us to reflect upon our own responsibilities as citizens in a democratic nation.I never needed anyone to do my homework for me until I got a part-time job in college.