Peking University

Speaking with students during her weeklong tour of China, Michelle Obama touted the power of study abroad programs as an important portion of U.S. foreign policy and encouraged youth from all races and socioeconomic backgrounds to pursue educational diversity.  (Photo by Alexander F. Yuan - Pool /Getty Images)

First Lady Urges More Americans To Study Abroad: Not Just For ‘Wealthy Students’

Speaking with students during her weeklong tour of China, Michelle Obama touted the power of study abroad programs as an important portion of U.S. foreign policy and encouraged youth from all races and socioeconomic backgrounds to pursue educational diversity.

03/25/2014

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, the first day of her weeklong China visit, in a sign that the leaders of the world's two largest economies are seeking to build stronger bonds. (Photo by Andy Wong-Pool/Getty Images)

First Lady Takes Jab At Chinese Media Censorship On Tour In China

While on tour in China with her daughters and mother, First Lady Michelle Obama took an indirect jab at China’s media censorship.

03/24/2014

First Lady Michelle Obama and daughter Sasha Obama arrive at Beijing Capital International Airport on March 20, 2014 in Beijing, China. (credit: Alexander F. Yuan - Pool /Getty Images)

White House Refuses To Say How Much First Lady’s China Trip Will Cost Taxpayers

U.S. first Lady Michelle Obama arrived in China on Thursday for a weeklong visit that will avoid politics and focus on education and people-to-people contacts.

03/20/2014

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,655 other followers