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University #education in Argentina: zero cost and zero admissions exams #MondayBlogs

Left to Right: First Lady Michelle Obama, President Barack Obama, President Mauricio Macri, First Lady Juliana Awada Sources: DailyKos, Fulbright Program, Universidad de Buenos Aires (Facultad de Ingenieria), 100,000 Strong In The Americas,  White House Press Office Although gauchos (cowboys) still … Continue reading

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#DNC A Letter From The First Lady #ASMSG

This Is So Important, Thomas: 35000 Donations Needed Dear Thomas, I want you to take a moment to think about how hard you’ve worked over the past seven years to move this country forward. I want you to think about … Continue reading

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TED Talks: Michelle Obama’s Plea for Education

Speaking at a London girls’ school, Michelle Obama makes a passionate, personal case for each student to take education seriously. It is this new, brilliant generation, she says, that will close the gap between the world as it is and … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama Speaks About Meeting Nelson Mandela

Michelle Obama on patience as a virtue: (quote) “…if we see Mandela as hope, and we see the slowness (of change) not as a reason to stop and be impatient, but just to keep moving and not get caught up … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama & Elmo: Personal Trainer vs. Nutritionist

First Lady Michelle Obama visits Sesame Street part of Sesame Workshops Healthy Habits For Life initiative. Mrs. Obama and her pal Elmo talk about eating right, exercising regularly and being a healthy and positive role model for children.

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First Lady Michelle Obama: Let’s Move! Helping Children Grow Up Active & Healthy

Let’s Move! is dedicated to solving the problem of childhood obesity within a generation so that every child born today—grows up healthy. This is ambitious, but it can be done—so we’re asking everyone to do their part, especially kids like … Continue reading

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“Do Big Things”: First Lady Michelle Obama Addresses Spelman College Graduates

Taking the stage to a deafening applause, First Lady Michelle Obama addressed the graduating class of Spelman College inspiring to them to “do big things.” http://bit.ly/kOspZq While the First Lady has several colleges on her list scheduled commencement addresses, Spelman … Continue reading

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First Lady Michelle Obama: Poetry Student Workshop at the White House

First Lady Michelle Obama speaks about the importance of poetry and self-expression as she hosts a White House Poetry Student Workshop with students and poets like Rita Dove, Billy Collins, Kenny Goldsmith, Alison Knowles, and Aimee Mann. May 11, 2011. … Continue reading

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