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White House Hold First "United State of Women Summit" in Washington, DC

Regional Administrators Sara Manzano-Diaz (R3) and Julia E. Hudson (NCR) attend the  first ever White House Summit on the United State of Women recently held in Washington, D.C.

The White House recently hosted the first "United States of Women Summit" at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Read More


News Around the National Capital Region

Health and Human Services Fishers Lane Building Ribbon Cutting 

(Pictured left to right) - Partner at JBG Rod Lawrence, JBG Senior Vice President Kristi Smith, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett, JBG Principal Greg Trimmer, Acting Deputy Secretary United States Department of Health and Human Services Dr. Mary, Wakefield, GSA National Capital Region Regional Administrator Julia Hudson, Deputy Secretary of the state of Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Dr. Howard Haft, Federal Relations to Office of the Governor State of Maryland Tiffany Waddell

Speaking to an afternoon gathering of highly distinguished guests and officials from throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitian area. Regional Administrator Julia E. Hudson brought greetings and extended congratulations on behalf of the Region on the ribbon cutting of the Department of Health and Human Services Fishers Lane Building in Rockville, Maryland. Read More.

GSA Donates Surplus Computers to EXCEL Academy Charter School for Girls

Image of NCR Regional Administrator Julia E. Hudson, DC Council Member LaRuby May (Ward 8), Congresswoman Eleanor H. Norton (D-DC), GSA Administrator Denise Turner Roth, EXCEL Academy CEO, Deborah Lockhart, DC Mayor Bowser’s Office, Kim Bassett, EXCEL Academy Board Member, Valerie Holt and NCR FAS Regional Commissioner Houston Taylor cut ribbon at EXCEL Academy CFL Presentation

As an integral part of GSA's Women's History Month observances, 65 surplus computers were donated to EXCEL Academy Public School - the only all girls public charter school in Washington, DC - in support of the Computers for Learning (CFL) Program implementation of Executive order #12999, Educational Technology: Ensuring Opportunity for all Children in the Next Century, which enables schools and educational nonprofit organizations to obtain excess computer equipment from federal agencies. Read More





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