Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, works to highlight the importance of community colleges, to raise awareness about the sacrifices made by military families, and to bring attention to women’s health issues, including breast cancer. She also continues to teach English full-time at a community college not far from the White House.
Prior to moving to Washington, D.C., Jill taught English at a community college in Delaware, at a public high school and at a psychiatric hospital for adolescents. Jill earned her Doctorate in Education from the University of Delaware in January of 2007. Her dissertation focused on maximizing student retention in community colleges. She also has a two Master's Degrees — both of which she earned while working and raising a family.
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Dr. Jill Biden's Posts
- February 16, 2011 at 5:10 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden writes about recent visits she and the Vice President made with our troops and military families.
- February 14, 2011 at 4:26 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden talks about her Valentine's Day trip to Fort Stewart, Georgia, and encourages Americans to get involved in supporting military families.
- January 25, 2011 at 12:33 PM EST
Continuing her commitment to support our nation’s military families, Dr. Jill Biden writes about her guests for the 2011 State of the Union Address: wounded warrior Army Sergeant Brian Mast and his wife Brianna.
- January 24, 2011 at 2:41 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden discusses how the President and his Administration are supporting America's military families.
- November 10, 2010 at 6:00 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden writes a simple message of thanks to our nation’s veterans. Watch a Veterans Day video message from First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden.
- October 15, 2010 at 5:24 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden highlights Breast Cancer Awareness Month and to emphasizes the importance of early detection and regular screenings.
- October 7, 2010 at 3:14 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden looks back at the first-ever White House Summit on Community Colleges.
- October 2, 2010 at 5:08 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden discusses the upcoming White House Summit on Community Colleges and shares how community colleges around the country can get involved.
- September 15, 2010 at 9:22 AM EST
Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden announces the White House Summit on Community Colleges to highlight the importance of community colleges to our students and our economy.
- July 5, 2010 at 10:38 AM EST
Dr. Jill Biden wraps up her visit to Iraq and meets with civilian volunteers from the U.S. embassy, Iraqi women who teach English and service men and women from the Texas National Guard.