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    Memorial Day - Monday, May 25

    Memorial Day honors those who lost their lives while defending their country. The holiday is observed on the last Monday of May.

  • Obama Proclamation on World Trade Week 2015

    Obama on World Trade Week 2015

    ''Our economy is growing and creating jobs at the fastest pace in over a decade, and as this progress continues, we must ensure that all Americans can share in our Nation's prosperity, ''Obama said.

  • Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

    Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

    Statement by Secretary John Kerry commemorating International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia. This day aims to raise awareness of LGBT rights violations.

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  • International Day of Families - Friday, May 15
    International Day of Families - Friday, May 15

    The International Day of Families is observed on the 15th of May every year. This day provides an opportunity to promote awareness of issues relating to families and to increase knowledge of the social, economic and demographic processes affecting families. 

  • Fact Sheet: Emerging Entrepreneurs
    Fact Sheet: Emerging Entrepreneurs

    President Barack Obama announced several steps to increase support for emerging entrepreneurs in the United States and around the world. 

  • U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Nepal
    U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Nepal

    The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) actively coordinates with the Nepalese government, the U.S. military and international relief agencies to help people in need across the country. 

  • White House on End of Liberia’s Ebola Outbreak
    White House on End of Liberia’s Ebola Outbreak

    On May 9, the Republic of Liberia reached the important milestone of 42 days without reporting a new Ebola case, and we are pleased the World Health Organization was able to declare the end of the country’s current outbreak. 

  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Research
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Research

    Arctic sea ice covered about 14.5 million square kilometers at its peak in the winter of 2015. The keepers of global satellite observations at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reported those findings on early May.  

  • Behind the Lens: Photographing the President in 50 States
    Behind the Lens: Photographing the President in 50 States

    President Obama traveled to South Dakota marking the 50th state he has visited during his administration. To mark the occasion, White House Photographer Pete Souza chose a photo of him in each state. 

  • International Students Day - Wednesday, May 13
    International Students Day - Wednesday, May 13

    The International Students Day university fair was held on May 13. Topics included undergraduate and graduate admissions, how to finance a U.S. education and how to find the best college. 

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