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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 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 November 1, 2011 at 11:52 AM EDT
President Obama proclaims this November as National Entrepreneurship Month, a time when “we celebrate the remarkable and everyday successes of our entrepreneurs and innovators, and we reaffirm our commitment to ensuring our economy remains the engine and the envy of the world.”
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 25, 2011 at 5:58 PM EDT
Law schools participating in the U.S. Department of Justice Access to Justice Initiative discuss how they are institutionalizing their commitment to pro bono and public service following a "Champions of Change: Justice" event.
Posted byon October 18, 2011 at 5:16 PM EDT
John Kelly,the Senior Policy Advisor of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, highlights the White House Symposium on Economic Recovery and Job Creation Through Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships.
Posted byon October 14, 2011 at 4:27 PM EDT
You may not know it, but Tuesday, September 27, 2011, was a momentous day for us Latinos in science, engineering, and technology. On that day, President Obama announced the names of seven prominent scientists and engineers who will receive the National Medal of Science. One of these luminaries is Dr. Richard Tapia, University Professor and Maxfield-Oshman Professor of Engineering at Rice University in Houston, Texas.
Posted byon October 4, 2011 at 1:22 PM EDT
Cabinet officials fanned out across the country to meet with mayors and talk about the American Jobs Act.
Posted byon September 29, 2011 at 5:15 PM EDT
Northeast Iowa Community College implemented a series of changes to increase its student completion and retention goals and achieved graduation rates 24 percent above the national averages.
Posted byon September 12, 2011 at 10:30 AM EDT
President Obama speaks to over 1,100 state, local and tribal officials to explain how the American Jobs Act will help put Americans back to work.