BHHS Participates in 18th Annual Capital Forum at Illinois State University

Five students in Mr. Banwart’s US History Honors course participated in the 18th Annual Capitol Forum at Illinois State University on Thursday, April 12, along with 207 students from 19 schools from Illinois. They participated in discussions with other students pertaining to America’s role in world affairs, listened to guest experts deliver engaging presentations, and helped prepare a brief presentation for their culminating activity.

– “I appreciated how everyone was very respectful in the discussions and I learned a lot.” – Tracy Skersick

– “It was a unique experience that you wouldn’t get anywhere else.” – Steven Thyer