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Posted byon August 1, 2013 at 11:30 AM EST
Yesterday, I joined eleven Champions of Change at the White House to celebrate their achievements toward making STEM industries more inclusive for underrepresented communities.
Posted byon July 26, 2013 at 9:20 AM EST
Dr. Jill Biden recounts her first day visiting Singapore.
Posted byon July 25, 2013 at 10:30 AM EST
Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recounts her participation in the White House Forum on Global Investment, which highlighted the Obama Administration's support for foreign investment in the United States.
Posted byon July 24, 2013 at 12:55 PM EST
Pete Souza, the Chief Official White House Photographer, is now on Instagram—and it's an account worth following.
Posted byon July 23, 2013 at 9:51 AM EST
Last week, the White House hosted another installment of its “We the Geeks” Google Hangout series, this time on “The Stuff Superheroes Are Made Of.” The Hangout featured top innovators working to develop materials and technologies that can enable real-life “superpowers” such as invisibility and super strength. Some of the participants even demoed their wares live on the air.
Posted byon July 18, 2013 at 5:25 PM EST
While President Obama was visiting Senegal last month, he met Nimna, who is responsible for the Feed the Future USAID initiative.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 2:15 PM EST
On Friday, June 19th, "We the Geeks" will be hosting a Google+ Hangout on "The Stuff Superheroes Are Made Of."
Posted byon July 16, 2013 at 8:00 AM EST
Today, we’re excited to share a sneak preview of a new design for Data.gov, called Next.Data.gov. The upgrade builds on the President’s May 2013 Open Data Executive Order that aims to fuse open-data practices into the Federal Government’s DNA. Next.Data.gov is far from complete (think of it as a very early beta), but we couldn’t wait to share our design approach – knowing that we need your help to make it even better.
Posted byon July 8, 2013 at 12:49 PM EST
This morning, the President held a meeting with his Cabinet and senior officials to lay out his vision for building a better, smarter, faster government over the course of his second term. During the meeting, the President directed Cabinet members and key officials in his Administration to build on the progress made over the first term, and he challenged us to innovate government even further.
Posted byon June 29, 2013 at 1:05 PM EST
We brought together students here in South Africa with students across the U.S. for a lively town hall about the importance of education.