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Weekly Wrap Up: the White House Hosts a Film Festival, the President and Vice President Show Their Moves, and MorePosted byon February 28, 2014 at 8:47 PM EDT
This week, the White House hosted its first-ever film festival. The President and Vice President showed us how they move, and the VP gave Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers some gifts. Check out what you missed in this week's wrap up.
Posted byon February 28, 2014 at 4:53 PM EDT
There is no better time than the White House Office of Science & Technology Policy’s Week of Action Celebrating STEM and Black History Month to highlight the tremendous progress being made at organizations, schools, and companies across America to advance the growing “Tech Inclusion” movement—aimed at connecting students from diverse backgrounds to technology classes, skills, and careers.
Let’s Move! Child Care Reaches Over 12,000 Providers Committed to Instilling Healthy Habits for LifePosted byon February 28, 2014 at 12:30 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama visited a local child care center to highlight the progress of Let’s Move! Child Care and recognize a new child care provider signing on to support the program. Since launching in 2011, over 12,000 providers have committed to fostering healthy environments and instilling healthy habits among our nation’s preschoolers that will last a lifetime.
Posted byon February 25, 2014 at 7:20 PM EDT
The White House is hosting the first-ever Student Film Festival, featuring the work of more than a dozen young filmmakers who created short films celebrating the role of technology in the classroom.
Posted byon February 21, 2014 at 7:45 PM EDT
This week, President Obama bet on Team USA, and visited Mexico. The First Lady stopped by the Tonight Show, and the White House reaffirmed its commitment to net neutrality. Check out what you missed in this week's wrap up.
Posted byon February 21, 2014 at 1:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon February 18, 2014 at 4:45 PM EDT
After years of idling on fuel efficiency, America’s truck fleet is on a straight road to lower emissions, fuel savings for drivers, and leading the world in advanced vehicles.
Posted byon February 14, 2014 at 7:10 PM EDT
This week, President Obama welcomed French President François Hollande, and raised the minimum wage for federal contractors. The White House Chefs prepared a beautiful state dinner and POTUS tasted a very tasty chip! Check out what you missed in this week's wrap up.
Posted byon February 12, 2014 at 4:39 PM EDT
The new child’s playroom at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton will serve many military and veteran families in the San Diego area by giving their children a place to have fun and relax while they receive care at the hospital.
Posted byon February 11, 2014 at 10:00 AM EDT
With the amount of media attention on overdoses right now, it's important to know the basics about the epidemic.