The Third Institute (TTI) is excited to announce the winners of TTI’s 1st Annual Speech Competition held June 18, 2021 and June 19, 2021 in commemoration of Juneteenth. The speech competition was held in a hybrid format, in-person at the Fountaindale Library in Bolingbrook, Illinois and via Zoom. There were three competing categories, elementary (Grades 1-3), junior (4 -5) and junior high (6-8).
The winners of the speech competition are the following;
First Place Shie'La Farris
Second Place Shathvika Vykunthan
Third Place Jahmaris Hooks and Taylor Marie Darbonne
First Place Ernie Davis and Reiden Foster
Junior High -
First Place Riley Howell
Second Place Nikolas Davis
Third Place Alain Bedi and Quayyum Olanrewaju
The Third Institute is committed to building confidence in children through history. We thank each and every one of the 21 participants for their participation and presentation.