Entries by Tom Crossan

Essay Contest Scholars Awarded – The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America

The Washington Workshops Foundation is pleased to recognize and congratulate the 2017 Essay Contest Scholars for the annual National Society of the Colonial Dames of America (NSCDA) Essay Contest.   For the past 39 years the NSCDA has generously underwritten a national essay contest with the mission  of encouraging students from across the United States […]

Students Learn How Our History Weaved The Fabric Of Our Nation

In the late 1960’s, a young Johns Hopkins and Harvard Law School graduate, then working on Capitol Hill as a congressional assistant and speechwriter, decided that the time was at hand to invite first hundreds, and then over ensuing decades, thousands of young American high school students from across the nation, to travel to Washington, […]