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17Mar/16
The water in the fountain on the North Lawn of the White House is dyed green in honor of St. Patrick's Day

White House fountains flow green for St. Pat’s

The White House fountains are dyed green in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Continue reading

30Sep/15

World Teachers’ Day honors educators worldwide

(REUTERS) – Monday, October 5th marks the 21st annual World Teachers’ Day.

The initiative, started by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or UNESCO, highlights educators’ efforts worldwide to teach children in all kinds of adverse conditions: intimidation in Pakistan, conflict in Syria or poverty in Vietnam.
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