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  • Join the Chorus of Voices Speaking Out Against Drugged Driving

    Ed Wood has been selected as a 2013 ONDCP Advocate for Action for his leadership in promoting effective drug per se laws, beginning in his home state of Colorado. Read more about Ed's story, and his quest to organize and advocate for drugged driving laws.

  • Director Kerlikowske Visits Phoenix Multisport

    Last Wednesday, Director Kerlikowske visited Phoenix Multisport, a nonprofit “sober active community” for individuals in recovery from substance abuse who are seeking to make a transformation and choose a healthy, active lifestyle.

  • Celebrating National Wildlife Refuge Week

    Check out the special events that allow the public to enjoy National Wildlife Refuge Week at all 560 national wildlife refuges.

  • Youth Development through Self Learning

    Dr. Samuel G. Roberson Sr. is currently a Program Specialist, 4-H & Youth Development Prairie View A&M University Cooperative Extension Program in Texas. With the support and encouragement as a child to do more, Samuel has committed his entire life to helping youth realize their full potential. While pursuing his PhD at Texas A&M University researching youth development, Samuel discovered 4-H. He believes the emphasis by 4-H programs on hands-on learning is directly correlated to the creative mischief that he experimented with in open fields as child.

  • U.S. Scientist Wins 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics

    OSTP proudly congratulates American physicist David J. Wineland, of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) at the U.S. Department of Commerce, who today earned the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics.

  • Honrando la Memoria de mi Abuelo, César E. Chávez

    El Presidente viajó a Keene, California, para honrar la memoria de César Estrada Chávez.

  • Honoring the Memory of My Grandfather, César E. Chávez

    An Obama Administration official explains what it means to her family as Nuestra Señora Reina de la Paz is designated a National Monument

  • Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at the Naval Observatory

    Vice President and Dr. Biden hosted their 4th annual reception in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, applauding the contributions of the Hispanic American community.

  • Connecting Communities

    Michele Hovet is the Deputy City Manager for the City of Arvada, Colorado. Michele believes that with technology and innovative public servants, anything is possible. She sees technology as a catalyst for innovation, and strives to connect her community through OpenColorado, a community asset she helped found for all local government data in Colorado.

  • Community Engagement and Civic Collaboration

    As Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's first Chief Innovation Officer, Adel Ebeid works hard to develop impactful partnerships with community-based organizations, institutions of higher education, and residents in order to positively influence social outcomes in under-resourced neighborhoods.