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Batchelor Students Receive Prize in International Award Competition

The Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes has announced the winners of their International Discovery Award Competition and a video created by two Batchelor students was among the winners:
Third Place ($1,000)

Students: Mya Hagerty and Kate Clarke

Teacher: Jeffrey Rudkin

School: Batchelor Middle School (Bloomington, Indiana)

Project: The documentary “A Kristallnacht Survivor Courageously Standing Up to Discrimination,” tells the story of Unsung Hero Walter Sommers, a World War II veteran whose actions helped de-segregate lunch counters across Southern Indiana at the height of the Civil Rights Movement.