Securing technology for a prosperous, safe future
Learn how U.S. public and private sector groups work with counterparts around the world to solve pressing problems through new technology.
On a mission: More women astronauts
Former NASA astronaut Cady Coleman travels the world inspiring women and girls to become involved in STEM fields.
March brings madness to U.S. sports fans
From its knockout rounds to its Cinderella teams, the March Madness basketball tournament captivates American sports fans.
Changing the game: U.S. women in sports management
Several women are working in senior management positions for major U.S. sports franchises historically dominated by men.
In the U.S., democracy begins in the classroom
American students are participating in the democratic process, from choosing classroom leaders to creating change in their communities.
Women fighting for change are honored at White House
On International Women's Day, the U.S. Department of State honored 11 women who are risking their lives for change. Get to know them here.
First woman on a president’s Cabinet put workers first
Learn more about the first woman to serve as secretary of labor and hold a Cabinet position in the United States.
Helping Indonesian coffee growers thrive
Coffee farmers across Indonesia, especially women farmers, face challenges getting credit. Learn about some U.S.-backed programs that help.
Celebrating Losar at the State Department
The State Department's annual celebration of Losar, the Tibetian New Year, featured traditional food, music and decorations.