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Posted byon April 4, 2014 at 11:14 AM EDT
As an AmeriCorps member with the Literacy Council of Northern Virginia, Xavier Munoz has been teaching English to adult immigrants and refugees in family literacy and beginning-level ESOL classes since September 2012. In addition to teaching full-time, he leads a staff task force to compile and design an online collection of instructional resources suitable for use by learners with low levels of English language proficiency. Raised in Tampa, Florida, and the younger son of two naturalized immigrants, Munoz has a BA in Human Biology from Stanford University and plans to pursue an MA in TESOL in the near future.
President Obama, Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew Underscore and Reaffirm the Strength of the U.S.-Israel RelationshipPosted byon March 6, 2014 at 10:50 AM EDT
The beginning of March provided several important opportunities for President Obama and senior administration officials to underscore that unshakeable bond between the United States and Israel.
Posted byon November 24, 2013 at 12:06 AM EDT
President Obama said that the United States -- together with close allies and partners -- has taken an important first step toward a comprehensive solution that addresses concerns with the Islamic Republic of Iran’s nuclear program.
Posted byon November 22, 2013 at 6:28 PM EDT
Katherine Archuleta, Director of the Office of Personnel Management, welcomes a special group of new Americans who passed their citizenship test on a second try - new citizens who represent the hard work and determination that America is all about.
Posted byon September 30, 2013 at 5:00 PM EDT
The two leaders discuss ongoing negotiations with the Palestinian Authority; the situation in Syria; their shared commitment to a constructive relationship with Egypt; and their agreement that Iran must not possess a nuclear weapon.
Posted byon September 27, 2013 at 5:06 PM EDT
President Obama and President Rouhani of Iran spoke on the phone regarding ongoing efforts to reach an agreement over Iran's nuclear program.
Posted byon September 19, 2013 at 3:13 PM EDT
Dan Rearick is being honored as a Champion of Change for working tirelessly to effectively integrate immigrants civically, linguistically, and socially into the fabric of their neighborhoods.
Posted byon March 25, 2013 at 4:25 PM EDT
Posted byon February 6, 2013 at 1:36 PM EDT
Vice President Biden travels to Europe to stress our strong cooperation with our allies there and highlighted our many joint accomplishments over the last four years.
Posted byon August 24, 2012 at 5:28 PM EDT
Here's a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.