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Graduates - Let Your Geek Flags Fly!

Julie Kantor | Posted 08.11.2013 | Technology
Julie Kantor

We all can acknowledge that "Geeks" are becoming rock stars in the technology industry, and it seems as though our plugged-in, information-driven culture is starting to turn the tide. Yes ladies and gentlemen, Geek is becoming chic!

Obama Daughters' School Evacuated

Posted 10.18.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- One of the campuses of the private school that Sasha and Malia Obama attend was briefly evacuated Thursday morning due to a suspicious p...

Three Days to Save the Earth: Highlights from SXSW Eco

Milkshake | Posted 12.11.2012 | Green

SXSW Eco successfully brought together experts from the often divergent worlds of government, academia, non-profits, startups and large corporations alike last week, all with a common purpose: to talk about solutions for a sustainable world.

Educated Expectations Ask

Liz Ricketts | Posted 02.19.2012 | Impact
Liz Ricketts

Questions are the currency of students. That isn't new. What is new is the expectation students have that they can locate answers online in Google tim...

Conservatives Criticize Pearl Harbor Day Asian Lunch Menu At Obama Kids' School

Posted 12.08.2011 | Home

In what seems to be an unfortunate coincidence, Sidwell Friends -- the school that Malia and Sasha Obama attend -- served an Asian-inspired lunch menu...

The Big Dollar Bustout ... Is Too Big To Fail Still an Option?

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eric Ehrmann

With efforts to rebrand America's national identity in the electronic media falling flat like a bad online date, taking away the dollar's too big to fail status might be the better wake up call.

Obamas Visit Sidwell Friends For Malia's Parent-Teacher Conference

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, are attending a parent-teacher conference at their older daughter's school. The Oba...

Spain's Princess Cristina To Move To Washington, Children May Attend Sidwell Friends

AFP | Posted 02.22.2013 | Style

Spain's Princess Cristina is to move to Washington with her family as her husband has accepted a position in the US capital with Spanish telecoms grou...

President Obama, Michelle Visit Daughter's School

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A day after President Barack Obama publicly teased local school officials for canceling classes because of wintry weather, he and h...

Sidwell Friends: Obama Girls' DC School

AP | LISA TOLIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President-elect Barack Obama and his wife have chosen Sidwell Friends School for their two daughters, opting for a private institut...

Sidwell Friends : Obama's School Choice

International Herald Tribune | the Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President-elect Barack Obama and his wife have chosen Sidwell Friends School for their two daughters, opting for a private institution that another Wh...

Sidwell Friends Famous Alumni (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Willow Lindley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

It's official: after much speculation, the Obama girls will be attending Sidwell Friends School when they move to Washington, DC in January. Check out...