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May 02, 2014

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to Lead College Access and Affordability Student and Parent Town Hall in San Antonio, Texas

Alexandra Ceja, the executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH), will join San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, U.S. Representative Lloyd Doggett, and education leaders at 2 p.m.

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May 01, 2014

Senior U.S. Education Official to Visit Historic Eliot K-8 Innovation School in Boston and Highlight Successful School Reform Efforts

Massie Ritsch, acting assistant secretary for communications and outreach at the U.S.

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April 30, 2014

U.S. Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon to Visit Two California Universities to Highlight Successes in Addressing Community Responses to Sexual Assault

Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights Catherine E. Lhamon will visit two California universities this week as part of a nationwide university tour by Obama Administration officials to raise awareness of campus sexual assault. Lhamon will discuss the work of the U.S.

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April 30, 2014

Assistant Education Secretary Brenda Dann-Messier to Discuss Career and Technical Education Pathways During National Conference on Integrated Basic Education and Skills in Bellevue, Wash.

Brenda Dann-Messier, assistant secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult Education, will moderate a panel with local community college students at the National Conference on Integrated Basic Skills Pathways on Wednesday, April 30, in Bellevue, Wash.

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April 30, 2014

Secretary Duncan to Testify on Education Budget Request before Senate Appropriations Subcommittee

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will testify on the administration's fiscal year 2015 budget request for education before the Senate Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

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April 28, 2014

Secretary Duncan to Address 2014 Building a GradNation Summit

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will address the 2014 Building a GradNation Summit sponsored by the America's Promise Alliance Monday in Washington, D.C.  Acting Assistant Secretary Michael Yudin will also participate in a panel discussion at the event.

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April 28, 2014

Assistant Secretary Brenda Dann-Messier to Give Opening Remarks at Mountain Plains Adult Education Association Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Brenda Dann-Messier, assistant secretary for career, technical, and adult education, will discuss the administration's priorities around workforce development, education and training during opening remarks at the Mountain Plains Adult Education Association Conference on Monday, April 28, in Santa Fe, N.M.

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April 28, 2014

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Address Fordham University Conference on the Value of Liberal Arts Education

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley will discuss the role a liberal arts education plays in the Administration's key higher education policy initiatives at a Fordham University conference at 6 p.m. on Monday, April 28, in New York City.

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April 25, 2014

Deputy Director of White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics Marco Davis to Deliver Remarks at the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color 8th Annual Gathering of Leaders

Marco Davis, deputy director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (Initiative, will deliver remarks at the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color 8th Annual Gathering of Leaders at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, April 25, at Jackson State University.

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