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Posted byon December 12, 2011 at 11:08 AM EST
At 11 years old, Jessica Markowitz founded Richard's Rwanda-IMPUHWE, a nonprofit organization that helps girls in Rwanda receive the education they deserve.
Posted byon December 9, 2011 at 3:55 PM EST
Officially, Hanukkah doesn't begin for another 11 days -- but last night, President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama decided to kick things off a little early with a celebration of the holiday at the White House.
Posted byon December 9, 2011 at 12:00 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon December 7, 2011 at 5:58 PM EST
In this week’s edition of “Women Working to Do Good”, HelloGiggles spotlights college student Jaime Henry-White for her work using photography to connect communities and bridge cultural divides.
Posted byon December 6, 2011 at 4:43 PM EST
Adora Svitak, the youngest recipient of the National Education Association's Award for Outstanding Service for Public Education, describes what inspired her to lead the youth-organized conference TEDxRedmond for the second year in a row, with more than 600 audience members and 20 youth speakers.
Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 5:46 PM EST
On December 2, 2011, following the 2011 White House Tribal Nations Conference, President Obama met with a small and regionally diverse group of tribal leaders from across Indian Country.
Posted byon November 24, 2011 at 12:00 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 6:14 PM EST
A look at the White House country music showcase from rehearsal to showtime, including interviews with performers.
Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 3:22 PM EST
In this special Thanksgiving edition of “Women Working to Do Good,” our friends at HelloGiggles profile Eva Radke, the founder of a not-for-profit organization that is creating socially responsible and sustainable solutions from media industry waste.
Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 1:39 PM EST
A look at this week's highlights from the Council on Women and Girls.