Over the past three years, Wilde Lake High School senior Daniel Ingham says he has learned something each year at the annual Student Learning Conference that has changed his life.
After making his presentation to peers Friday on the history of Howard County's African American Civil War soldiers, Ingham had only one criticism of the event.
"I only wish it were longer," he said with a laugh.
Ingham was one of more than 40 students to present the culmination of their year-long research on a topic of their choosing program at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory.
The school system's Student Learning Conference offers students the...