Press Releases


$13,500 in Cash Prizes Given in International Discovery Award Competition

Lowell Milken awards Zoe Self the Discovery Award Grand Prize at Fort Scott High School.
The Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes announces the 2017 winners of the international Discovery Award competition, with cash prizes totaling $13,500.

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Lowell Milken Honored with ECS James Bryant Conant Award

ECS Chairman and Montana Governor Steve Bullock Presents the Conant Award to Lowell Milken.
Education Commission of the States (ECS) honored LMC Founder Lowell Milken as the 2017 recipient of the James Bryant Conant Award, one of education’s most prestigious honors.

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2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows Attending Second Week of Programming Announced

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

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2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows Announced

2017 Lowell Milken Center Fellows
The Lowell Milken Center has awarded its prestigious Fellowship to twelve outstanding individuals for 2017. Meet the first seven LMC Fellows today.

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11th Grader Molly Cahill Wins International Student Art Competition Honoring Unsung Heroes from History

ArtEffect Project
11th Grader Molly Cahill of Independence High School in Spring Hill, TN has won this year's $7,500 grand prize in the ArtEffect Project.

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Education Commission of the States Honors Lowell Milken with James Bryant Conant Award for Landmark Contributions to American Education

Lowell Milken is the 2017 recipient of the James Bryant Conant Award.
LMC founder Lowell Milken has been named the 2017 recipient of the James Bryant Conant Award, one of education’s most prestigious honors.

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Schools Continue to Segregate Us Sixty Years after Little Rock Nine; Teach Us All Premieres at SXSWedu®

Teach Us All premiers at SXSWedu® on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.
Sixty years after the Little Rock Nine desegregated Central High School, Teach Us All investigates how far we've come and where do we go from here?

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$14,500 in Cash Prizes Given in International Discovery Award Competition

Check out all the outstanding winning projects from the 2016 LMC Discovery Award Competition.

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LMC’s Hall of Unsung Heroes Opens Doors to History

Over 200 dignitaries and visitors from around the world attended the May 24 grand opening.

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Hall of Unsung Heroes to Open in Fort Scott in May 2016

The Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes in Fort Scott, Kansas
The 6,000 square foot exhibit hall will help revitalize the historic downtown at the crossroads of America.

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