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Posted byon May 18, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
Ramey Ko encourages every AAPI to get tested for Hepatitis B and discusses how this disease affects the AAPI community.
Posted byon May 8, 2012 at 6:26 PM EDT
In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week—and specifically National Teacher Appreciation Day today—OSTP staff wanted to thank and highlight some of the teachers who have had the most impact on our lives.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 12:25 PM EDT
Deaf since infancy, Rafael San Miguel, former scientist for NASA and current scientist as Coca Cola, inspires youth to get excited about STEM. Using his disability as a means for motivation, Miguel far exceeded his dreams.
Posted byon May 7, 2012 at 12:00 PM EDT
Nasrin Taei is proud to be making a difference in the lives of Americans through her work in biochemistry -- specifically, "hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a heart-related abnormality, [that] is the most common cause of sudden death in young athletes at sporting events."
Posted byon May 3, 2012 at 1:43 PM EDT
The less we spend on fuel and energy, the more we have for other critical defense priorities. That's why, next year, the Department of Defense will invest almost $3 billion in energy efficiency and renewable energy.
Posted byon April 30, 2012 at 1:43 PM EDT
Some of the nation’s top women scientists and engineers take a break from their daily responsibilities at the heights of federal, private, and academic science and technology enterprises to urge girls to open their minds to careers in these fields.
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 12:53 PM EDT
Jackie Cole, a Veterinarian and dedicated environmentalist, works fervently with communities, organizations and individuals to bring back much of the Galveston, TX tree population that was lost during Hurrican Ike, in 2008.
Posted byon April 23, 2012 at 10:00 AM EDT
This guest post from the CEO and co-founder of FirstBest Systems looks at how the JOBS Act will open new pathways to capital, from seed to growth stage, allowing new ventures across the country to realize their visions
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 3:34 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama made the announcement at an event on the Joining Forces anniversary tour