The Congressional Medal of Honor Society and Medal of Honor Foundation regret to announce the passing of Medal of Honor Recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura.

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Nov 15 2015

Teaching Life Lessons using Stories of Posthumous Medal of Honor Recipients

November 15, 2015

NOVEMBER 15, 2015This webinar examines the stories of three posthumous Medal of Honor Recipients: Douglas Munro, World War II; Richard Etchberger, Vietnam War; and Michael Murphy, War in Afghanistan and…

Dec 08 2015

Medal of Honor Recipient Jay Vargas

December 8, 2015

DECEMBER 08, 2015 EXPERT LEADERSHIP: INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT JAY VARGAS Medal of Honor Recipient Jay Vargas recounts his experiences growing up as part of an immigrant family…

Jan 26 2016

Ordinary People and Extraordinary Things

January 26, 2016

JANUARY 26, 2016NEW WAYS TO TEACH CHARACTER EDUCATION USING ORDINARY PEOPLE AND EXTRAORDINARY THINGS This webinar explores lessons that engage students more easily using this free curriculum. It also introduces…

Feb 24 2016

Medal of Honor Recipient Mary Walker

February 24, 2016

FEBRUARY 24, 2016 NEW LESSONS FOR WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH FEATURING FEMALE MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT MARY WALKER Learn surprising details about the only female Medal of Honor Recipient and her…

Apr 18 2016

Medal of Honor Recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura

April 18, 2016

APRIL 18, 2016 AMERICA'S FIRST SECRET HERO: INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT HIROSHI MIYAMURA Medal of Honor Recipient Hiroshi “Hershey” Miyamura tells his personal story during this special webinar…

May 25 2016

Honoring Memorial Day with Your Students

May 25, 2016

MAY 25, 2016 A PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE ON AN AMERICAN HOLIDAY Learn more about the true meaning of this American holiday and find ways to honor the day with your students.…

Jun 30 2016

Medal of Honor Recipient Leroy Petry

June 30, 2016

JUNE 30, 2016 INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT LEROY PETRY Medal of Honor Recipient Leroy Petry discusses his service in Afghanistan, what the Medal of Honor means to him…

Oct 26 2017

Medal of Honor Recipient Robert Simanek

October 26, 2017

OCTOBER 26, 2017 INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT ROBERT SIMANEK Plan for your class to tun in for a live interview with Robert Simanek. In August of 1952, while…

Dec 12 2017

Medal of Honor Recipient Gary B. Beikirch

December 12, 2017

DECEMBER 12, 2017 INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT GARY BEIKIRCH Watch the recording of this interview with Medal of Honor Recipient Gary B. Beikirch. As a medical aidman, Sgt.…

Jun 12 2018

Medal of Honor Recipient Roger Donlon

June 12, 2018

JUNE 12, 2018 INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT ROGER DONLON Watch the recorded interview with Medal of Honor Recipient Roger Donlon. It was during his deployment in Vietnam that…

Oct 02 2018

Medal of Honor Recipient Hershel “Woody” Williams

October 2, 2018

OCTOBER 02, 2018 INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT HERSHEL "WOODY" WILLIAMS Watch the on-demand recording of our interview with Medal of Honor Recipient Hershel "Woody" Williams. View Webinar

Nov 15 2018

Medal of Honor Recipient Robert Modrzejewski

November 15, 2018

NOVEMBER 15, 2018 INTERVIEW WITH MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT ROBERT MODRZEJEWSKI Watch the recording of this webinar interview with Medal of Honor Recipient Robert Modrzejewski. View Webinar