Past Themes & Topics

2018 Greek & Roman Mythology
2017  The American Civil War
2016  The American Civil War
2015 The 1960’s in the United States
2014  America’s Fight for Independence: From Confederation to Republic 1777-1791
2013  America’s Fight for Independence: The Stamp Act to the Ratification of the Constitution
2012  The Supreme Court
2011  Australia
2010  American Involvement in World War II
2009  The 1980s In America (1980 – 1989)
2008  Great American Disasters (1900 – 1999)
2007  World War I
2006  The 1970’s in the United States
2005  The World of the Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans (600 B.C. – 1572 A.D.)
2004  The 1950’s in the United States
2003  The American Civil War (1860 – 1865): East of the Mississippi River
2002  The United States Space Program (1912 – 2001): Robert Goddard to Dennis Tito
2001  The Colonization of North America (1513 – 1770):
 Contiguous 48 States only – No Canada nor Mexico
2000  The 1960’s in the United States
1999  The Roaring Twenties in the United States
1998  The Contiguous American West (1803 – 1912)
1997  The Crusades (1095 – 1350)
1996 The Economic Depression in the United States:
 The Stock Market Crash (1929) to Pearl Harbor (1941)
1995  United States Geography
1994  United States Geography
1993  ?
1992  Ancient Egypt (2000 B.C. – 1000 A.D.)
1991  World War II
 …  ?

Undated past topics:
The Soviet Union 1922-1989
The Olympic Games

Please help us complete this list. If you have any topics to add to this list or have the dates of the topics above that are undated, please leave a comment below or contact AGLOA.

6 Comments

  • Anonymous says:

    Which theme won the vote for 2019?

  • Craig Zeller says:

    We have not made that announcement yet. It will be posted online as soon as possible.

  • Anonymous says:

    When will the guideline for Greek and Roman mythology be released?

  • Craig Zeller says:

    Usually, the outline is not released until the end of July. It will be posted on our website as soon as it is ready.

  • Anonymous says:

    Will the Greek and Roman Mythology outline be released soon? I know you send end of July, and I was just wondering when to expect it.

  • Craig Zeller says:

    We are simply waiting for our Social Studies committee to finalize the outline and rules. Both will be posted ASAP.