#BlackExcellence: Ten Black College Students Named 2018 Truman Scholars

The Truman Scholarship-which was created by the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation-honors college students who are very involved in civic engagement and display academic excellence, the news outlet writes. Students who are selected receive up to $30,000 to pursue their graduate degrees, priority admission to the school of their choice, internships within the federal government, and ongoing mentorship and training.

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Press Releases: Overseas Schools Advisory Council Meeting, Thursday, June 14, 2018

The Overseas Schools Advisory Council of the Department of State will hold its spring meeting on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. in conference room 1482, in the Harry S. Truman Building at 2201 C Street NW, Washington DC. The meeting will last until approximately 12:00 p.m. and is open to the public with limited seating available.

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On board the $4.5billion US carrier Harry S Truman which is as long as the Empire State Building, houses more than 5,000 people, and can launch two fighter jets every 40 …

On the edge of a thunderstorm somewhere in the eastern Mediterranean, the $4.5billion US carrier Harry S. Truman rumbles as its fighters launch into the darkening sky. With lightning bolts flashing in the distance,the nuclear-powered vessel – which weighs …

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Happy Armed Forces Day!

America has been honoring members of the military currently serving by celebrating this holiday on the third Saturday in May since 1950. The tradition began when President Harry S. Truman sought a specific day to honor all of our armed forces rather than …

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In 1952, U.S. President Harry S. Truman signed a bill that proclaimed the President of the United States…

In 1952, U.S. President Harry S. Truman signed a bill that proclaimed the President of the United States must declare a National Day of Prayer each year to be held in May, on a day other than Sunday. That bill (36 U.S. Code § 119) was revised in 1998,…

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