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Posted byon December 5, 2011 at 11:16 AM EDT
On December 9th at 3:30pm, the White House will honor individuals who help to recruit and retain “Women in STEM,” or Science-Technology-Engineering-and Math, as this week's “Champions of Change.”
President Obama has made it a priority to recruit and retain women in STEM in his Administration as well. Leading up to this Friday’s event, we will be featuring a number of key women in STEM in the Obama Administration, beginning with our fantastic EPA Administrator (and Engineer!), Lisa Jackson.
Posted byon December 2, 2011 at 1:23 PM EDT
Strong Cities, Strong Communities Initiative Fellows will be placed in cities around the country and trained to help with local economic revitalization efforts.
Posted byon November 2, 2011 at 6:26 PM EDT
First Lady was in New Orleans to highlight the importance of building healthy habits at a very young age, a key component of the Let's Move Child Care initiative
Posted byon October 24, 2011 at 11:23 AM EDT
Jo-Ann Wallace, President and CEO of the National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA), America’s largest nonprofit association devoted to excellence in the delivery of legal services to those who cannot afford counsel shares her experience participating in a Champions of Change panel on providing equal access to justice for all.
Posted byon October 20, 2011 at 10:26 AM EDT
Get the latest details on a series of regional dialogues that the White House Office of National AIDS Policy will convene to focus attention on issues related to implementation of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy. The events are free, open to the public--anyone can attend.
Posted byon September 30, 2011 at 7:44 PM EDT
Al Armendariz,Environmental Protection Agency's Regional Administrator for Region 6, relates his personal experiences with the importance of environmental protection and the safeguarding of Hispanic American communities.
Renewing the American Dream: Humbled and Honored to Serve the President in Support of Small BusinessesPosted byon September 24, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT
Yolanda Garcia Olivarez, Regional Administrator for the Small Business Administration, connects her direct work with Hispanic small business owners with her personal history and pride for her Hispanic heritage.
Posted byon September 13, 2011 at 12:23 PM EDT
Update on locations, times and how to register for the NHAS Strategy Implementation Dialogues, a series of events that will focus attention on issues related to the implementation of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
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 1, 2011 at 3:35 PM EDT
James Albino, Senior Program Manager for the Office of National AIDS Policy, provides an update information on upcoming dialogues to support the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.