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Posted byon July 9, 2013 at 5:22 PM EDT
Over the last seven months, the Filipino Veterans Equity Compensation Fund Interagency Working Group (IWG) has worked toward increased transparency and a thorough accounting of the process to verify valid military service for Filipino World War II veterans.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 11:48 AM EDT
When I think of citizen science, I think of points of enlightenment spreading over a map, literally filling it with new knowledge. Each point represents a person who is making an important contribution to science, who is learning a lot, and who is likely to be engaged in conserving the phenomenon they’re studying.
In the Northeast, Leaders Demand an Immigration System that Lives up to Our Heritage as a Nation of Laws and a Nation of ImmigrantsPosted byon June 21, 2013 at 3:00 PM EDT
Officials in the Northeast explain how commonsense immigration reform is consistent with our heritage as a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants.
Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 5:27 PM EDT
Jack Andraka is being honored as a Champion of Change for the vision he has demonstrated and for his commitment to open science.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 5:59 PM EDT
Steve Birnbaum is being honored as a Champion of Change for the leadership he demonstrated in his involvement in response and recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 4:46 PM EDT
Justin Auciello is being honored as a Champion of Change for the leadership he demonstrated in his involvement in response and recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy.
Posted byon June 18, 2013 at 1:08 PM EDT
Carol Fennelly is being honored as a Champion of Change for her dedication to the well-being of children of incarcerated parents.
Posted byon June 12, 2013 at 10:06 AM EDT
Representing the White House, Dr. Liz Sherwood-Randall spoke to more than 700 military women in leadership roles at the Sea Service Leadership Association’s 26th Annual Joint Women’s Leadership Symposium.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 3:39 PM EDT
OSTP’s Associate Director for National Security and International Affairs Dr. Patricia Falcone provided keynote remarks yesterday at a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the opening of the US Army Research Laboratory’s (ARL) new supercomputing center at Aberdeen Proving Ground in northern Maryland.