Latest Department of State Stories

2014-08-19 23:05:44

After hosting a Moroccan journalist for three weeks, Splash Media has been invited to mirror the experience by learning and connecting with digital professionals for two weeks in Morocco by participating in an exchange fellowship funded by the U.S. State Department Professional Fellows Program. Addison, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Dennis Wilson, Director of Production Services at Splash Media in Addison, TX, has been formally invited by the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) by...

2014-07-02 08:31:11

Cloud-based Service to Power Government Agency's Evolving Internal and External Video Communication Needs NEW YORK, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Watchitoo, Inc., a leading cloud-based interactive video collaboration service, today announced it was awarded a multi-year contract to support the U.S. Department of State's global interactive communication programs. Watchitoo's secure video service will enable the State Department to easily communicate with both internal teams and external parties...

2014-05-06 23:01:10

During a free, five-day “web summit,” disaster resiliency expert Gerry Galloway, the State Department’s “Greening Diplomacy Initiative,” and diversity experts reach engineers, architects, and construction industry professionals who want to work internationally on how they can “Go Global!” with their careers. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Speakers have been confirmed for the Go Global! Web Summit for Engineers, Architects, and Construction Industry Professionals...

2014-05-06 08:25:47

SPRINGFIELD, Va., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Versar, Inc. (NYSE MKT: VSR) announced today that it is one of nine firms that has been awarded a new prime contract from the Department of State, Bureau of Overseas Building Operations (OBO) to provide engineering services for diplomatic facilities worldwide. The Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract has a maximum five-year period of performance consisting of a base year and four option years. The maximum contract...

2014-02-11 23:21:30

Thousands of students worldwide will connect with colleges and learn about U.S. higher education opportunities at complimentary virtual event at http://www.CollegeWeekLive.com. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 CollegeWeekLive, the leading website where students and colleges meet live online, today announced that the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), will be the presenting sponsor of the International Students Day virtual event at CollegeWeekLive on Wednesday,...

2014-02-04 12:21:46

WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There's a lot Americans deserve to know about the work and the conduct of the State Department staff who pushed the Keystone XL Environmental Impact Statement into its final form last week. The foremost concern is the omission of the strikingly clear, recent statements by tar sand executives (here, here and here) that the pipeline is essential to their ability to drive the extraction of tar sands oil. Together, these statements directly contradict the...

2014-02-02 12:20:10

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, NextGen Climate Action President Tom Steyer sent the following letter to Secretary of State John Kerry regarding the State Department's Final Environmental Impact Statement on the Keystone XL pipeline. February 2, 2014 Secretary John Kerry U.S. Department of State 2201 C Street NW ?Washington, DC 20520 Secretary Kerry: I am sure you know that I have the utmost respect for the leadership you bring to the State Department when it comes...

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