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Posted byon January 23, 2015 at 4:35 PM EST
Representative Luján highlights the powerful impact of Taos Alive, a Drug Free Communities coalition in his district, and encourages future applicants for Drug Free Communities grants to learn how to apply at upcoming workshops in Albuquerque, NM, Atlanta, GA and National Harbor, MD.
Posted byon January 22, 2015 at 2:23 PM EST
At a time when 60 percent of households with children do not have a stay-at-home parent -- and center-based child care for an infant in three out of five states costs more than tuition and fees at four-year public universities -- we’ve got to act again.
Posted byon December 30, 2014 at 3:39 PM EST
From harvesting the White House Kitchen Garden to working to improve school nutrition, we had an exciting and fun 2014 at Let's Move! helping to get kids active and healthy.
Posted byon December 30, 2014 at 9:52 AM EST
For the sixth-consecutive year, Chief Official White House Photographer Pete Souza shares his annual Year in Photographs.
Posted byon December 23, 2014 at 12:55 PM EST
In 2014, the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (WHIAAPI) celebrated its 15th anniversary and five years under President Barack Obama. Here are our top moments.
Posted byon December 19, 2014 at 7:05 PM EST
Earlier this week, the President took historic steps to chart a new course in our relations with Cuba. Headlines and editorials from across the country show just how much opportunity there is to promote American agriculture and trade moving forward.
Posted byon December 12, 2014 at 9:48 AM EST
On Wednesday evening, the White House welcomed dozens of eager middle-school, high-school and college students to a special Computer Science Heroes Film Festival that recognized outstanding women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The film festival was part of this week’s White House celebration of Computer Science Education Week.
Posted byon December 12, 2014 at 9:36 AM EST
This week, President Obama hosted the White House Summit on Early Childhood Education. OSTP's Maya Shankar recently sat down with Arianne Weldon, Director of the Get Georgia Reading Campaign and member of the team guiding the Georgia’s Talk With Me Baby initiative, an effort to “bridge the word gap” that develops between poor children and their more affluent peers during the first years of life. Arianne told Maya a little bit about her team’s work, new developments, and future plans.
Posted byon December 11, 2014 at 6:53 PM EST
Take our quiz to find out how much you know about the holiday season at the White House.
Posted byon December 10, 2014 at 6:41 PM EST
As we reminisce on our rich history here at the White House, this post is unique -- as we are looking back at not just one but five separate years.
Since the creation of the Nobel Peace Prize, four U.S. Presidents and one Vice President have received the award, which is presented each year on December 10.
Keep reading to find out more about the history of Nobel Peace Prizes here at the White House.