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Posted byon July 24, 2015 at 4:27 PM EDT
The First Lady welcomes 140 college-bound students to the White House for the Reach Higher "Beating the Odds" Summit.
Posted byon May 25, 2015 at 8:49 PM EDT
See the First Lady's commencement address to the class of 2015 at Oberlin College, in Oberlin, Ohio.
Posted byon May 15, 2015 at 2:52 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon May 12, 2015 at 4:19 PM EDT
Investing in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education is critical to the Nation and its future. One way to simultaneously train a robust STEM workforce and to tackle pressing science and technology issues is to provide undergraduate students with opportunities to perform authentic research early in their college careers.
Posted byon May 11, 2015 at 8:08 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama delivers the commencement address to the Class of 2015 at Tuskegee University -- a historically black university in Tuskegee, Alabama.
Posted byon May 8, 2015 at 12:29 PM EDT
Actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks recalls his time at Chabot College — a community college in Hayward, California. In his message to the White House email list, Tom explains how Chabot College made him who he is today, and why community college should be an option for more hardworking Americans.
Posted byon May 8, 2015 at 10:01 AM EDT
Hardworking students who are taking a strong step toward building a brighter future for themselves and their families are worth the investment. Just take a look at a few stories from Lake Area Tech's Class of 2015 to see why
Posted byon May 6, 2015 at 6:14 PM EDT
On National College Signing Day, three White House staffers shared their story of attending community college and credited these institutions for helping them reach their fullest potential.
Posted byon May 6, 2015 at 5:00 PM EDT
U.S. Chief Data Scientist DJ Patil explains why he thinks more Americans should have access to community college.
Posted byon May 1, 2015 at 4:00 PM EDT
Here are a few of the thousands of books that low-income students will have access to thanks to the President's Connect Ed initiative.