unsung hero (n) : one who created positive change in history by improving the lives of others, and has yet to be recognized for his or her actions

Why Unsung Heroes?

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19 Jun
2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows

2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows Attending Second Week of Programming Announced

Last week, seven 2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows were announced. The remaining educators attending the special week of programming have been announced! More

Educator Insights

19 Jun
Andrea Howard (second from left) with 2017 ArtEffect Project grand prize winner Molly Cahill (center).

The ArtEffect - Art and Social Justice

Tennessee Arts Education Association Secondary Chair Andrea Howard reflects on the Lowell Milken Center ArtEffect Project. More
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Through our unique project-based learning approach, we collaborate with students, educators and parents to discover, develop, and communicate Unsung Heroes stories.

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Discover the power to create positive change in the world through art. Our Student Art Competition for students in grades 6-12 has a grand prize of $7,500 and other cash prizes.
Kids hold "Discover" "Create" "Change" signs

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