Medal of Honor Legacy:
June 25 - June 30, 2017
Academic Director: Gary Williams, MPA
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
This seminar features:
- Meet living Medal of Honor Recipient Sgt. Clinton Romesha, USAR who will share his experiences from Camp Keating in the area of Kamdesh, Afghanistan.
- Topics include 9/11, Iraq, Afghanistan, Domestic Terrorism, Radical Islam in other nations, and the protection of cultural and religious artifacts.
- Five days of scholarly lectures and pedagogy discussions - past speakers have included Rogers Smith, University of Pennsylvania, Seal of Honor Author Gary Williams, John Templeton Fellow Edward Turzanski, former Department of Homeland Security official Jack Tamarchio, Eric Davis, Rutgers University and many more.
- Oral history sessions with veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan with Q&A
- Visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.
- Receive resource materials and training for use of the Medal of Honor Character Development Program.
- Visit the Freedoms Foundation Medal of Honor Grove and Archives.
- Network with teachers from around the country.
- Private rooms at Freedoms Foundation and most meals included.
- Through the generosity of the M.J. MURDOCK CHARITABLE TRUST, a limited number of scholarships are available for qualified teachers from the following states: ALASKA • IDAHO • MONTANA • OREGON • WASHINGTON.
- The LYNDE and HARRY BRADLEY FOUNDATION is sponsoring 30 scholarships for WISCONSIN secondary school teachers to attend the Medal of Honor Legacy program.
- Financial assistance and scholarships are available for teachers from all 50 states on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact the Freedoms Foundation's Education Office at (610) 933-8825 ext. 292 for more information.
- Tuition is $1,400 per person, per program. $700 is due upon acceptance, with balance at beginning of the program.
- Tuition covers accommodations, admissions, tour transportation, instruction, and one graduate credit hour. Most meals are included.
- Teachers who receive a scholarship are required to provide a $150 deposit.
- Each tour program includes one graduate credit hour, which is granted by Immaculata University in Pennsylvania. Enrolled students who wish to earn three credits must pay $150 for each additional credit at the beginning of the program.
For more information, contact our Education Department
(610) 933-8825 ext. 292 or firstname.lastname@example.org