Once a refugee, now an Oscar winner
Decades after arriving in the U.S. as a refugee, Ke Huy Quan won film's highest honor. Learn more about a story that is inspiring others.
Biden’s heritage links towns in Pennsylvania, Ireland
President Biden's Irish ancestry links two towns in Pennsylvania and County Mayo, Ireland, in their pride of connections.
The United States is rich in languages
U.S. households speaking languages other than English are growing. Learn why this trend enriches both America and the English language.
Chef diplomats will use food to connect cultures
The American Culinary Corps will tell America's story with food in diplomatic settings. Read all about it here.
Honoring Holocaust survivors through public service
January 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Meet descendants of Holocaust survivors who work at the State Department and USAID.
Asian Americans mark Lunar New Year in new ways
Millions of Asian Americans will celebrate the Lunar New Year with an American spin but will still hold on to traditional values.
Indian American CEOs exemplify countries’ shared ambitions
Numerous Indian Americans came to the U.S. as students before going on to lead major U.S. tech firms. Learn more about their contributions.
Leaders take on North America’s biggest challenges
Learn more about what President Biden and other North American leaders discussed in terms of shared solutions to multiple challenges.
Family brings Cairo’s street food to Boston
Meet the mother and daughter whose vegan restaurant in Boston is bringing traditional Egyptian cooking to the United States.