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Posted byon May 10, 2012 at 1:53 PM EDT
Don Yu, Special Advisor to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, tells the story of his father's life and commitment to public service.
Posted byon May 8, 2012 at 4:00 PM EDT
President Obama calls on Congress to remove incentives for employers to ship jobs overseas and encourage companies to bring jobs back to Amerca as the first item on a to-do list he's asking Congress to take action on before they leave for summer recess.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 1:10 PM EDT
The struggles he encountered in the past while taking an interest in STEM, coupled with his current research in computer science for his doctoral program, Sina Bahram is an active agent of change for increased accessibility to and success in STEM.
Student Loan Interest Rates, Champions of Change Anniversary, and the White House Correspondents' Dinner: Deputies' DownloadPosted byon April 30, 2012 at 9:41 AM EDT
President Obama emphasizes the importance of keeping student loan interest rates low, welcomes a group of Champions of Change to the White House, and speaks at the White House Correspondents' Dinner.
Posted byon April 27, 2012 at 3:29 PM EDT
A quick look at this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 27, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Posted byon April 26, 2012 at 11:33 AM EDT
Officials from Louisiana to Texas to New Jersey tweet about the need to keep student loan interest rates low.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 5:53 PM EDT
Interest rates on federal Stafford loans are set to double in July, saddling more than 7 million students with an additional $1,000 in debt
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 3:00 PM EDT
Approximately 7.4 million students will rack up an additional $1,000 in debt if Congress doesn’t stop the interest rate on federal student loans from doubling on July 1.
Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:34 PM EDT
This Saturday and Sunday, one of the largest Science Festivals ever to grace the Nation’s capital will pack into the Washington Convention Center, engaging hundreds of thousands of visitors with hands-on activities and demonstrations.