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Michelle Obama
Tune in to @MTV at 5pm ET: The First Lady sits down with @RealSway to talk about her time in high school and to encourage all students to @GetSchooled and #ReachHigher.
Happy first birthday @URH2O! How do you #SpreadTheWater?
Happy Birthday AmeriCorps! I'm honored to have served with them in Chicago and couldn't be prouder of all they've accomplished. –mo
President Obama and the First Lady joined millions across the country to commemorate the September 11 attacks with acts of service, assembling backpacks with @KaBOOM volunteers.
A moment of silence to #Remember911.
Taking a trip to DC? Come visit the @WhiteHouse Visitor Center!
Ever heard of a "Prep Rally"? Students at Booker T. Washington High School in Atlanta rally as they prepare to #ReachHigher beyond high school for their college degrees.
Good news: New research shows more than 7 in 10 parents support the current strong nutrition standards for school lunches and snacks. Tag a friend in the comments to spread the word.
The First Lady's got a back-to-school message for students: It's time to study hard, do your best, and #ReachHigher.
"If somebody tells you that you’re not college material, brush them off and prove them wrong." —First Lady Michelle Obama encouraging students at Booker T. Washington High School in Atlanta to #ReachHigher
It's back to school time! Go to every class, #ReachHigher, and you can achieve your dreams. –mo
Challenge: Share your favorite #SummerSalad. Ours is made from fresh veggies in our garden.
Happy 98th Birthday to the National Park Service! All #NationalParks are offering #FreeAdmission today. What are you waiting for? #LetMove and celebrate by getting outdoors! (Photo via @USInterior)
People from across the country are coming to the @WhiteHouse this month to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the fire of 1814, when President Madison's office was temporarily reduced to this chair in a house in Maryland.
Campers at the @WhiteHouse? Today, Executive Chef Cris Comerford took #MakerCamp campers on a virtual field trip of the White House Kitchen Garden.
200 years ago, the @WhiteHouse burned down. Tomorrow, guests will tour exhibits on the War of 1812 in the East Room.
Are you getting out and moving this summer? Don’t forget the importance of working out your brain as well. What’s on your #SummerReading list? #ReachHigher
"I got my Twitter, my Instagram. So obviously I have a can phone." —The First Lady calls @IAmKidPresident to talk staying active and eating healthy. #LetsMove
This week, the First Lady met with the spouses of African leaders at the first-ever U.S-Africa Summit in DC. Last year, she traveled to the continent to meet young people to highlight the power of education. #TBT #USAfrica #ReachHigher
“If girls across the globe can walk hours each day from their villages to attend school, or work two or three jobs to pay their school fees, or even risk their lives to attend school, then I know you can overcome any obstacles you face.” —The First Lady to American girls in @SeventeenMag. #ReachHigh
Getting in on the fun with the @ChiSoulChildren! #USAfrica #LetsMove
Happy Birthday to the man who always makes me proud. Thank you for your friendship, honesty and compassion. I will love you always. -mo
"Right now, our country has more than 58,000 homeless veterans, well, that’s a stain on the soul of this nation.” —First Lady Michelle Obama on why local leaders are joining her call to end veteran homelessness by 2015
"My story and the story of my country is the story of the impossible getting done and I know that can be your story" —FLOTUS #YALI2014
Get excited: One year from today, #TheWorldIsComing for the @SpecialOlympics @LA2015WorldGames. #GoTeamUSA
Filtration. Re-usable bottles. Hydration stations. Less than a year after the launch of Drink Up, First Lady Michelle Obama announced new commitments yesterday to help #SpreadTheWater.
“No matter what, we don’t give up on our kids. And we don’t give up on their health and their futures.” —First Lady Michelle Obama celebrating the success of the Drink Up campaign by announcing new commitments on its 1st anniversary. #SpreadTheWater
Who covered the #KidsStateDinner? Kid reporters! These two intrepid young journalists wrote a recap of the event for @BlogHer.
Let's draw inspiration from Madiba's example & recommit ourselves to leaving our kids a better world. #MandelaDay –mo
The First Lady, @TheLionKing, and 54 talented young chefs from around the country are at the @WhiteHouse today for the #KidsStateDinner. Click the link in the Instagram bio or head over to at 11:25am ET.
“Thank you for your leadership.” —FLOTUS on the commitment by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and the @LAMayorsOffice to end veteran homelessness. #United4Vets
Thank you Malala for inspiring girls around the world to be #StrongerThan adversity and pursue their education. –mo
The students at Global Kids understand the importance of summer learning. Let's encourage all our kids to #ReachHigher and complete their education.
The First Lady just spoke at the #LULAC National Convention in New York on the importance of young people completing their education past high school. She ran into a friend on the way to the stage. (via @JLo) #ReachHigher
These students at Global Kids showed the First Lady the social media projects they created with kids in Bosnia. #ReachHigher
The First Lady stopped by Global Kids Headquarters in New York this morning to check out student projects on a range of global issues and highlight the importance of summer learning. #ReachHigher
The students the First Lady just met with beat the odds to graduate high school. Let’s help more kids #ReachHigher.
The First Family + fireworks + military families = A great Fourth of July at the @WhiteHouse
Happy Fourth of July weekend, everybody!
Happy 4th of July everyone! To our troops, veterans, and their families: Thank you so much for your service and your sacrifice.
Congrats to my mentees on their high school graduation! I'm so happy to share my own mentor's wisdom with these amazing girls. -mo
50 years ago today, LBJ signed the Civil Rights Act—transforming justice and equality for generations. #CRA50
FLOTUS believes. Let’s go @USSoccer! #USAvsBEL #USMNT 🇺🇸
FACT: Students who don’t work out their brains all summer can lose up to 3 months of knowledge. #ReachHigher #SLD2014
“It’s up to us to change the conversation.” —The First Lady at yesterday's Working Families Summit on how we can help more #FamilesSucceed
The First Lady closes the Summit on Working Families by sitting down with @RobinRobertsGMA to talk about her own experience as a working mother. #FamiliesSucceed
Tune in tonight at 7pm ET to see the First Lady’s interview with @ENews from National Summer Learning Day! #ReachHigher #SLD2014
“If you all can graduate from college despite such overwhelming odds, then there is no reason why every child in this country can’t follow in your footsteps.” —The First Lady to college graduates at the DC College Access Program #ReachHigher
"The fact is, America needs you." —The First Lady to 50 new American citizens at a Naturalization Ceremony today
On Friday, President Obama and the First Lady visited the Cannon Ball powwow grounds at the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Reservation in North Dakota. #IndianCountry