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Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 12:02 PM EST
On Saturday, June 29th, the First Lady is hosting a special event that will connect young people in South Africa with young people in the U.S. to discuss the importance of education and our shared future - and you can be a part of it.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 11:18 AM EST
Read about Secretary Sandy Jewell's experience participating in a service project in Portland, Oregon with Mayor Charlie Hales and members of the Northwest Youth Corps.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 8:45 AM EST
On Tuesday, President Obama announced his plan to reduce carbon pollution and businesses responded. Here's what they're saying.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 12:00 PM EST
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 4:37 PM EST
Officials from the western United States share what bringing our legal immigration system into the 21st century would mean to them.
Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 8:59 AM EST
The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST) was born out of the Tenyo Maru oil spill, out of the realization that scientists alone can’t begin to document what’s normal, let alone how fast things are changing. We need a willing army to make that happen. In short, we need citizens – the locals who watch, and know, and love their backyards, their environment.
Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 5:03 PM EST
Eric Kansa is being honored as a Champion of Change for the vision he has demonstrated and for his commitment to open science.
Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 4:39 PM EST
Drew Endy is being honored as a Champion of Change for the vision he has demonstrated and for his commitment to open science.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 9:45 AM EST
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) operations encompass more than 10,000 buildings in all 50 states, from air traffic control centers and research facilities to our regional offices and headquarters, a range that complicates efforts to green internal operations and infrastructure. But, over the last two years, DOT has improved its sustainability performance across all seven measures of the OMB Sustainability and Energy Scorecard.
Caught Between Systems: Helping Immigrant Children with Incarcerated, Deported, and Detained ParentsPosted byon June 18, 2013 at 2:53 PM EST
Yali Lincroft is being honored as a Champion of Change for her dedication to the well-being of children of incarcerated parents.