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First Lady Michelle Obama

Rosalynn Carter, Elizabeth Dole Join Michelle Obama, Jill Biden For Big Announcement

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 04.08.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama and Jill Biden are getting some high-profile support for their initiative to help military families. They'll be jo...

First Lady Michelle Obama Gets Down and Dirty on Leadership

Rana Florida | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

Just as a late spring thaw was finally settling in, I had the chance to catch up with the first lady, to ask her some important questions about leadership, collaboration and the balancing act of family, work and life. Her answers and insights reinforce her determination to get the job done.

Michelle Obama Continues China Tour In Printastic Outfits

The Huffington Pot | Dana Oliver | Posted 03.24.2014 | Style

Michelle Obama may be on a serious mission in China, but that hasn't stopped the first lady from serving some amazing spring fashion. On Day 3 of h...

Christina Wilkie

Michelle Obama Wins Big Against Powerful Corporate Interests | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- First lady Michelle Obama announced sweeping changes to the "Nutrition Facts" label on most packaged foods on Thursday, marking a major ...

Something's Different About Michelle Obama...

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 02.26.2014 | Style

Nothing sparks an argument here at HuffPost Style quite like these three words -- Michelle Obama's eyebrows. The first lady's brows have been anal...

WATCH: Will Ferrell Gets Schooled By Kids, Michelle Obama Laughs

Posted 02.25.2014 | Healthy Living

Michelle Obama's "Let's Move!" campaign is now four years old, so the First Lady teamed up with actor/comic Will Ferrell to hold a "focus group" for k...

Michelle Obama: Sasha And Malia 'Want Nothing To Do With Us'

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 02.21.2014 | Celebrity

At 15- and 12-years old, it shouldn't be a huge surprise that the Obama girls are pulling away from their parents. It's perfectly normal at that age. ...

First Lady: White House Residence A 'Safe Haven' For Family

AP | Posted 11.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says she tries not to tell President Barack Obama what to do because "he's got enough people in his ear." She says...

Getting More Girls Into STEM Careers: Lessons From a Principal

Lydia Dobyns | Posted 01.24.2014 | Technology
Lydia Dobyns

Currently about 25 percent of the workforce in life sciences and 15 percent of the workforce in engineering/computer science is female. "That is better than what it has been, but not where it should and can be," said Mansoureh.

Michelle Obama To Delve Into President's Education Initiative

AP | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Edging into a broader policy role, Michelle Obama is joining President Barack Obama's eff...

Opportunity and Accountability Now

Dr. Carol E. Quillen | Posted 10.30.2013 | College
Dr. Carol E. Quillen

Graduation rates, post-graduation employment rates, and loan repayment rates are crucial metrics for all schools, and we should make this data widely available. Beyond this, however, one size does not fit all.

How Michelle REALLY Feels About Aging (It's The Best Thing We've Heard All Week)

Posted 08.16.2013 | Fifty

First Lady Michelle Obama said she's okay with the idea of turning 50 in January. "I have never felt more confident in myself, more clear on who I ...

Obama, First Lady To Address Convention Of Disabled Veterans

Posted 08.10.2013 | Politics

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will cite progress in reducing the backlog of disability claims w...

First Lady Likens White House Living To 'A Really Nice Prison'

The Huffington Post | Danielle Schlanger | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics

First lady Michelle Obama shared a laugh with Laura Bush on Tuesday while describing some of the restrictions of White House living. Speaking with...

Officer Accused Of Michelle Obama Threat: It Was A Joke

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.24.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The D.C. police officer accused of threatening to shoot first lady Michelle Obama claimed Wednesday in a disciplinary hearing that he wa...

WATCH: First Lady Speaks Of 'Hunger' For Education In Commencement

AP | BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 07.17.2013 | College

COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- First lady Michelle Obama spoke passionately about the importance of education to the African-American community in a commencemen...

PHOTOS: Michelle Obama Stops By D.C. Bookstore

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.07.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Ignoring a steady drizzle, the long line that stretched along Connecticut Avenue in upper Northwest Tuesday morning was a sign that it w...

FLOTUS Praises Measure Meant To Help Vets

AP | MICHELLE JANAYE NEALY and BRIAN WITTE | Posted 04.17.2013 | Black Voices

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- First lady Michelle Obama says a Maryland measure to help military personnel and their spouses find jobs is one of the bills of its ...

Michelle's Night Out

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 03.25.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Friday night was family night for first lady Michelle Obama, who enjoyed dinner at Cedar in Penn Quarter alongside sister-in-law Maya So...

Style In The Wild: A Toast To First Lady Michelle Obama's Awesomeness

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.11.2013 | Black Voices

There's no denying the awesomeness of Michelle Obama. She's a fabulous wife, mother, daughter, sister, First Lady and is a bona fide fashion star. Thu...

First Lady Returns Home To Mark Anniversary Of Healthy Kids Effort

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 04.30.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Michelle Obama says people worried about youth gun violence have to do more than simply tell children they care about the problem and ...

WATCH: Big Bird, First Lady, Sesame Street Promote Good Eating, Exercise

AP | Posted 02.22.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- Sesame Street's Big Bird is helping Michelle Obama encourage kids to eat healthier and be more active. They're starring in a pair of pu...

You Won't Want To Miss This

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.19.2013 | Comedy

First Lady Michelle Obama is coming to "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" on Friday, Feb 22, Entertainment Weekly confirmed. Despite laying relatively ...

Thoughts on Michelle Obama's Red Hot Jason Wu Gown

Laura Mack | Posted 03.24.2013 | Style
Laura Mack

She has captured our hearts with her spirit and all she has done to improve our country. At the same time, she has captured our eyes with her elegance and style.

Happy 49th Birthday, FLOTUS!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.17.2013 | Black Voices

Happy 49th Birthday, Michelle Obama! It goes without saying that we're huge fans of Michelle Obama around these parts. What's not to love? She sup...