Washington, DC - Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce will travel to the United Kingdom, Greece, and Finland, September 10–19, to promote and strengthen the State Department’s cultural and educational diplomacy efforts in Europe.

Atlantic Ocean - Sailors assigned to USS Harry S. Truman’s (CVN 75) Educational Services Office advancement team are preparing to administer approximately 1,400 Navy-wide advancement exams (NWAE), September 6-20.

Washington, DC - By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and in order to provide a coordinated process for developing a national strategy to ensure that America’s students and workers have access to affordable, relevant, and innovative education and job training that will equip them to compete and win in the global economy, and for monitoring the implementation of that strategy, it is hereby ordered as follows:

New Orleans, Louisiana - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is hiring and hosting a U.S. Federal Agency recruitment event. CBP and other Federal Agencies are looking for special candidates who are interested in a challenging and rewarding career serving our country. Interested applicants can discuss career options with CBP recruiters and others on June 6, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at  New Orleans Custom House, 423 Canal Street New Orleans, LA. 70130.

Washington, DC - The Associate Director for Laboratory Programs (ADLP) serves as the principal executive and advisor to the NIST Director on all matters related to the NIST laboratories.

Sacramento, California - State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson, as part of an effort to recognize National Teacher Appreciation Week, announced a new statewide “Make the Switch: Be a Teacher” campaign. The campaign, created by the California Department of Education, highlights those who have switched to teaching after starting careers in other fields and encourages more mid-career professionals to consider becoming teachers.