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Posted byon September 29, 2011 at 5:15 PM EDT
Northeast Iowa Community College implemented a series of changes to increase its student completion and retention goals and achieved graduation rates 24 percent above the national averages.
Posted byon September 16, 2011 at 6:15 PM EDT
The St. Louis Chapter of AmeriCorps Alums has participates in service events honoring those who were lost in the September 11 attacks, ten years ago.
Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 7:09 PM EDT
More state and local leaders react to the President's American Jobs Act.
Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 10:30 AM EDT
Following the President’s speech where he called on Congress to pass the American Jobs Act, bi-partisan governors, mayors, and state legislators speak out and echo the President’s call to put more people back to work and put more money in the pockets of working Americans.
Posted byon September 2, 2011 at 6:24 PM EDT
State and local officials speak out about the President’s commitment to clean air and a strong economy.
Posted byon September 2, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT
Employees from across the DOI sharetheir experiences growing up as LGBT youth and coping with bullying, and emphasize the ways life has dramatically improved over time
Posted byon August 25, 2011 at 5:31 PM EDT
John Fernandez, Assistant Secretary for Economic Development, discusses ways to promote rural small business development and grow the economy.
Posted byon August 23, 2011 at 5:26 PM EDT
To help increase the success of young companies, the White House-led Startup America initiative has rolled out new policies in tandem with the independent Startup America Partnership, which has been hard at work mobilizing the private sector to “raise the entrepreneurial game of the United States."
Posted byon August 22, 2011 at 12:58 PM EDT
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood visited the Illinois State Fair and led a roundtable with members of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, small business owners, farmers, rural organizations and government officials to hear their ideas about how DOT can continue expanding opportunities for them.
Posted byon August 19, 2011 at 5:24 PM EDT
Welcome to the Council on Women and Girls Weekly Highlights! This week, President Obama signed an executive order extending the Federal Government’s commitment to equal opportunity, diversity, and inclusion is critical for the Federal Government as an employer: