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2019 EducationUSA MENA Regional Forum
2019 EDUCATIONUSA MENA REGIONAL FORUM
March 26-28, 2019
The U.S. Department of State’s EducationUSA network invites representatives from accredited U.S. higher education institutions (HEIs) to participate in the EducationUSA MENA Regional Forum this March 26 - 28, 2019 in Casablanca, Morocco.

National Council on Public History Meeting
NATIONAL COUNCIL ON PUBLIC HISTORY MEETING
March 27-30, 2019
National Council on Public History Meeting brings together several hundred members and non-members for workshops, sessions, tours, special presentations, and other events. It is a membership association dedicated to making the past useful in the present and to encouraging collaboration between histo...

Architect of the Capitol


Twenty-four hours a day seven days a week 365 days a year, the more than 2,000 people of the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) serve the nation as proud stewards of some of the most iconic buildings and grounds in the world. Across the U.S. Capitol campus, architects, engineers and technicians design, enhance, and maintain new and historic structures, spaces, and building systems.

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Less than 48 hours after Winter Storm Jonas began dumping snow from the skies over Washington, D.C., Architect of the Capitol (AOC) crews successfully removed snow to make 14 miles of sidewalks, 7 miles of streets and drives and 20 acres of plazas and parking lots accessible for the Capitol community....
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The 2016 series of concerts will be inaugurated by the Marine Band on Wednesday, June 1. All concerts will commence at 8:00 p.m. and are held on the U.S. Capitol West Front steps (National Mall side) — weather permitting. Set-up will begin at 4:00 p.m....
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On Sunday, May 29, 2016, the annual National Memorial Day Concert, which honors American veterans and members of the U.S. Armed Services, will be broadcast live from the West Front of the United States Capitol....
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On Monday, July 4, 2016, the annual "A Capitol Fourth" Concert, celebrating America's Independence Day, will be broadcast live from the West Front of the United States Capitol....
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The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is pleased to reopen the Capitol Rotunda following the successful completion of its restoration....
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Water samples from facilities managed by the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) are tested for lead. Over the course of the last 11 years, the AOC has taken nearly 400 samples from primary devices — including drinking fountains — and about 220 samples from secondary sources — such as sinks — in the Cannon House Office Building with no concern for water quality....
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The Dome and Rotunda restoration projects mark important milestones in our ongoing efforts to preserve our infrastructure, enhance the beauty of our historic buildings and improve safety and security for all employees and visitors....
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WASHINGTON — Robert Robinson Taylor, believed to have been both the first African-American graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the nation’s first academically trained black architect was inducted into the Postal Service’s Black Heritage Stamp series today as the 38th honoree. His great granddaughter, White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett joined Postmaster General Megan Brennan in dedicating the stamp....
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EVENTS

2019 EducationUSA MENA Regional Forum
2019 EDUCATIONUSA MENA REGIONAL FORUM
March 26-28, 2019
The U.S. Department of State’s EducationUSA network invites representatives from accredited U.S. higher education institutions (HEIs) to participate in the EducationUSA MENA Regional Forum this March 26 - 28, 2019 in Casablanca, Morocco.

National Council on Public History Meeting
NATIONAL COUNCIL ON PUBLIC HISTORY MEETING
March 27-30, 2019
National Council on Public History Meeting brings together several hundred members and non-members for workshops, sessions, tours, special presentations, and other events. It is a membership association dedicated to making the past useful in the present and to encouraging collaboration between histo...