Freshmen Glimpse Challenges of War

Global Studies Students Simulate WWI Trench Warfare at Southerly Park

Jessica O’Brien’s and Paul Kelley’s freshman Global Studies classes did a World War I simulation in Southerly Park today, Dec. 13. Volunteer parents and teachers lobbed water balloons filled with green liquid at students while they tried to cross “no man’s land.” The simulation aimed to show students what the Russians and Germans endured as they fought in Northern Europe for three winters during World War I.

Comment using your Facebook, Yahoo, AOL or Hotmail account