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Posted byon December 8, 2011 at 5:57 PM EST
Tomorrow at 3:30pm, the White House Office of Public Engagement in collaboration with OSTP will welcome to the White House Bianca and 11 other Champions of Change who have worked to increase the participation of women and girls in science, technology, engineering, and math fields.
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 7, 2011 at 11:14 AM EST
A look back at Vice President Joe Biden's visit to the USS Arizona Memorial to honor those lost in the Pearl Harbor attack.
Posted byon November 22, 2011 at 12:47 PM EST
Barbara Broderick, Chief Probation Officer at the Maricopa County Adult Probation Department, discusses the department's recent accomplishments and ongoing work to provide assistance to offenders.
Posted byon November 22, 2011 at 9:44 AM EST
Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs Cecilia Muñoz speaks at the National League of Cities (NLC) Congress of Cities and Exposition to over 2,000 mayors, city council members and staff from all over the country. The 2011 NLC Congress of Cities in Phoenix focused on cities finding and sharing solutions that move communities forward and lead them through economic hard times.
Posted byon November 15, 2011 at 4:39 PM EST
Reducing bureaucratic barriers to solar project development helped attract major solar companies to Gila Band, Arizona, creating more local jobs than the town has people.
Posted byon November 10, 2011 at 8:00 AM EST
Veterans now comprise 25 percent of the DHS civilian workforce, in addition to the 49,000 active duty and reserve members of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Posted byon November 3, 2011 at 5:01 PM EST
January Contreras, Department of Homeland Security Ombudsman for Citizenship & Immigration Services, and designee to the White House Council on Women & Girls, participates in the National Network to End Domestic Violence’s Community Engagement Day.
Posted byon October 25, 2011 at 4:58 PM EST
Law schools participating in the U.S. Department of Justice Access to Justice Initiative discuss how they are institutionalizing their commitment to pro bono and public service following a "Champions of Change: Justice" event.
Posted byon October 24, 2011 at 1:34 PM EST
Dayne Walling, mayor of Flint, Michigan, believes the American Jobs Act will help put people back to work