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Posted byon March 20, 2015 at 6:11 PM EDT
The White House Science Fair features extraordinary science projects and experiments from some of America’s most innovative students. Find out more about the students participating in this year’s Science Fair.
Posted byon March 20, 2015 at 1:46 PM EDT
Get your March Madness dancing shoes on: Barack-etology is back.
Posted byon February 12, 2015 at 5:20 PM EDT
Learn more about the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans (SAV) Act and the Administration's commitment to help veterans.
Posted byon February 5, 2015 at 1:00 PM EDT
The President met with six young "DREAMers" in the Oval Office, all of whom were brought to America by their parents, and -- until recently -- faced a difficult situation because of their immigration status. The President's executive action on immigration is changing that.
Posted byon January 16, 2015 at 5:33 PM EDT
Everyone seems to be talking about President Obama’s big paid leave announcement. This is big news that will help everyday Americans. Don't believe us? Check out the attention the announcement is getting.
Posted byon January 15, 2015 at 4:19 PM EDT
The President announces several further steps the Administration is taking to help working families. The President is calling on Congress to make paid sick leave available to all workers.
Posted byon January 9, 2015 at 1:41 PM EDT
The Department of Health and Human Services released a report detailing the important strides we have made in women’s health as a result of the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon December 5, 2014 at 7:06 PM EDT
This World AIDS Day, OSTP and PEPFAR celebrate efforts that enable the fruits of science and technology to accelerate innovation and increase access to life-saving HIV treatment around the world.
More than 100 Bold New STEM Commitments as Part of the White House College Opportunity Day of ActionPosted byon December 5, 2014 at 4:58 PM EDT
As part of yesterday's White House College Opportunity Day of Action, OSTP worked with college and university presidents, leaders of philanthropy and non-profit organizations, and CEOs of private sector companies to generate 110 bold new commitments to increase STEM degree access, preparation, and completion for more students from low income and underserved backgrounds in addition to women and minorities currently underrepresented in STEM fields.
Posted byon December 4, 2014 at 5:36 PM EDT
In 2012, President Obama prioritized Pay for Success (PFS) as one of the key strategies in his second-term social innovation agenda. PFS is a rapidly expanding approach to funding social services that is making great progress around the country.