Hear from Melody Barnes Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council and former Tar Heel graduate discuss the women that inspire her and her time at the North Carolina Governor's Conference for Women.
Lynn Rosenthal, White House Advisor on Violence Against Women, and Tina Tchen, Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement and Executive Director of the Council on Women and Girls recently held a White House meetings with people from around the country to learn more how to end Domestic Violence, read this post to hear about the meeting.
This week the White House Council on Women and Girls hosted a briefing with a dynamic group of Afghan businesswomen and hosted a discussion with women peacebuilders from around the world on UN Security Council Resolution 1325.
Watch Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to the President and Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls, deliver remarks at the 2010 Federal/State Title V Maternal and Child Health Partnership Meeting.
Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to the President and Chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls, marks Domestic Violence Awareness Month with the President and Vice President at an event to end violence against women.
Learn about the California Women's Conference and watch First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden's remarks at the Conference, in which they addressed issues of concern to women and families, with a special look at military families.
Valerie Jarrett discusses a new report that outlines the economic landscape for women today and details many of the ways the Obama Administration is committed to strengthening America’s economy and providing opportunities for women across the country.
Esta Soler, President of the Family Violence Prevention Fund, discusses why ending domestic violence is a collaborative effort and the role that men can play in encouraging the next generation to reject violence.
Read about the exciting ways the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is inspiring girls to become the future women of science and checkout NASA's educational and interactive Space Place website.
October 15, 2010 at 12:45 PM ET by Rebecca Spyke Keiser