Alerting graduates to a "seismic shift" underway due to transfer of wealth between generations, Lowell Milken accepted honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from George L. Argyros School of Business
Photos from the grand opening celebration and inaugural symposium: Typography_Past/Present/Future at the Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography at Art Center College of Design.
"We must be able to put in place models in which teachers can grow professionally to reach their potential."
Get an in-depth look at what earned this Indiana school a $50,000 award for excellence.
April 12, 2016: After a public round of competition involving five finalist teams, a panel of distinguished judges announced that the 100K Lowell Milken Institute Sandler Prize for New Entrepreneurs was awarded to pasCARE, an innovative medical device startup.
Creating opportunities for people and communities to achieve excellence has been Lowell Milken's lifelong pursuit. At the crux of that pursuit and passion has been education reform. Through his business ventures and philanthropic efforts, Lowell has provided thousands of students with high-quality teachers, thousands of talented teachers with powerful opportunities for recognition, career advancement and professional growth, and hundreds of organizations with the ideas and resources they need to make a difference in the world.
Lowell Milken, chairman and co-founder of the Milken Family Foundation, tells the students at Blue Valley Northwest High School that he has dedicated his life, money and time to improve education for young people across the country. Click on the image above to learn more.
Jane Williams, host of Bloomberg Radio's "Bloomberg EDU speaks with Lowell Milken, co-founder and chairman of the Milken Family Foundation about education reform and recognizing outstanding teachers. Three recipients, Wade Whitehead, Cindy Moss and Nader Twal, talk about the impact the Milken Educator Award has had on their careers.
April 01, 2016
Lowell Milken Center for Unsung
Fort Scott, KS
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November 18, 2015
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