Musical group and intercultural nonprofit organization HEARTBEAT performed at the U.S. Department of State on Friday, November 8, for a crowd of United States government employees, visiting international exchange participants, and other guests, including local university and middle-school students.
On December 5th, 18 fourth graders from Wolfe Street Academy’s after-school program participated in a virtual field trip to the National Aquarium via a live Google+ Hangout, in which they joined National Aquarium educator Heather Doggett and General Curator Jack Cover to learn about the Animal Planet Australia exhibit.
U.S. Department of State-sponsored International Fulbright Science & Technology (S&T) Fellows announce the launch of their online magazine, The Global Scientist.
American Corners coordinators shared insights on American history, culture, and takeaways that they gained during a 21-day IVLP exchange to the United States in July.
International Writing Program Fellows read their work at a performance entitled, “At Language’s Edge.” The writers, representing 18 different countries, were in Washington and New York at the end of the 10-week 2013 International Writing Program (IWP) Fall Residency program.
Dr. Jill Biden, second lady of the United States, believes in the power of mentoring and in the power of the TechWomen program. "I love the idea of women helping other women to succeed and to soar,” she said.