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Posted byon December 8, 2011 at 6:57 PM EDT
Tomorrow at 3:30pm, the White House Office of Public Engagement in collaboration with OSTP will welcome to the White House Bianca and 11 other Champions of Change who have worked to increase the participation of women and girls in science, technology, engineering, and math fields.
Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 2:16 PM EDT
President Obama signs the VOW to Hire Heroes Act, the White House announces its support for Small Business Saturday, and the President pardons two turkeys for Thanksgiving.
Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 2:00 PM EDT
Twenty-four turkeys have been spared from the Thanksgiving dinner table by presidential pardon.
Posted byon November 23, 2011 at 1:18 PM EDT
This morning, President Obama pardoned two more turkeys -- Liberty and Peace.
Posted byon November 16, 2011 at 1:51 PM EDT
Two states sign on to a pilot project that helps reduce regulatory burdens on developers of federally subsidized affordable rental housing.
Posted byon November 8, 2011 at 4:26 PM EDT
Michael Bowman, founder of the 25x25 alliance, is working to revitalize rural areas by connecting them with new, 21st Century technologies.
Posted byon November 2, 2011 at 6:04 PM EDT
Commissioner for the President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Doua Thor reflects on the story of Kabzuag Vaj, an immigrant helping end domestic violence in the United States.
Posted byon October 28, 2011 at 5:49 PM EDT
Maren Johnson, a junior at Watertown High School in Watertown, SD, describes how she spreads the word on the importance of washing your hands.
Posted byon October 27, 2011 at 3:25 PM EDT
Doua Thor discusses Kabzuag Vaj's work, which advocates for culturally and linguistically appropriate responses for the AAPI community.
Posted byon October 5, 2011 at 11:18 AM EDT
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood calls on Congress to pass the American Jobs Act to create jobs and invest in American infrastructure.