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Posted byon March 19, 2012 at 2:57 PM EDT
The Stay With It initiative is focused on increasing the number of American engineering graduates, which has fallen behind other surging economies and led to a shortage of skilled workers for American jobs.
Posted byon March 19, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
Kiran Ahuja, Executive Director of The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, notes the progress made at the Southeast Regional Action Summit in Atlanta and reflects on her own childhood experiences in Georgia.
Posted byon March 14, 2012 at 3:14 PM EDT
Christina Lagdameo discusses the growing Marshallese community in Arkansas and highlights a local task force working to share services with this population.
Posted byon March 14, 2012 at 2:25 PM EDT
Students from across the country came to the White House to present their ideas for energy efficient buildings.
Posted byon March 8, 2012 at 5:48 PM EDT
Susan Rice, Ambassador to the United Nations, addresses the Synagogue Initiative lunch at the AIPAC Policy Conference.
Posted byon March 6, 2012 at 8:15 PM EDT
Catch up on all the ways President Obama and his Administration joined Americans across the country in celebrating Black History Month and the many contributions and rich culture of African Americans
Posted byon February 28, 2012 at 12:37 PM EDT
Georgia Tech’s Invention Studio is a great example of what universities, companies and students can do to make engineering more approachable, exciting and personally rewarding – and I hope that more campuses and companies can join forces to invest in programs like Invention Studio. As President Obama said at this year’s White House Science Fair, and reiterated yesterday: “Don’t be bored, make something.”
Posted byon February 22, 2012 at 3:00 PM EDT
A look back the women featured in last year's "Celebrating Black History Month" series, a set of blog posts that highlighted the work of African Americans across the Obama Administration.
Posted byon February 17, 2012 at 7:22 PM EDT
Check out the slideshow below of the photos and stories of Americans across all 50 states (plus Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands) who believed that their voice could make a difference and had the courage to speak out about what losing an extra $40 per paycheck would mean for them and for their family.
Posted byon February 16, 2012 at 8:05 PM EDT
Martha Johnson, Administrator of the General Services Administration, reflects on her experience at the White House Community Partnership Summit in Atlanta, Georgia.