President Obama tries out his new rocking chair, a gift from the UConn Women's Basketball team prior to an event celebrating their 2016 NCAA Championship.
They're back! The UConn Women's Basketball team celebrated their championship at the White House today. Seems to happen every year.
President Obama greets members of the 1983 North Carolina State University basketball team in the East Room today. Also joining in was the family of their late head coach Jim Valvano. The team which won the NCAA championship in one of the best ever final games, never made it to the White House in 19
President Obama waves to the crowd after his commencement address at Howard University. Departing the stage with him is Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard University President.
President Obama kisses Cicely Tyson both of whom received honorary degrees during today's commencement at Howard University.
President Obama receives an honorary degree before giving the commencement address at Howard University.
Finally after too many days of rain, a glimmer of sunshine breaks through the clouds as we board the motorcade en route to the Howard University commencement.
From earlier this week. In the Green Room of the White House, President Obama waits to be introduced at an event in the East Room.
"Table For Three" features a conversation with the President and actor extraordinaire Bryan Cranston moderated by Philip Galanes. See the article in Sunday's New York Times with great photographs by Damon Winter. It is also already posted on the NYT website.
Press Secretary Josh Earnest follows President Obama as they enter the press briefing room before today's statement and news conference.
Remembering that day in 2009 when the great Willie Mays joined us on Air Force One. Happy 85th birthday Willie!
President Obama greets Sophie Cruz, 6, daughter of undocumented immigrants, in the Blue Room prior to the Cinco de Mayo reception yesterday. Last year, during his trip to the U.S., Pope Francis motioned officials to Sophie past the security barricade so he could give her a hug.
The First and Second Ladies of the United States wait to be introduced by President Obama before this evening's "A Celebration of Service" event celebrating the fifth anniversary of Joining Forces and the 75th anniversary of the USO.
President Obama hugs Mari Copeny, 8, backstage in Flint today. She had written him a letter about the water crisis.
President Obama sips a glass of filtered tap water from Flint, Michigan, following a neighborhood round table to discuss the water crisis.
President Obama gives a hug to Mari Copeny, 8, backstage in Flint, Michigan today. Mari wrote a letter to the President about the water crisis and helped inspire his visit.
The President and First Lady host their last Seder dinner at the White House last night.
President Obama takes questions during a surprise appearance before college reporters in the press briefing room today.
President Obama walks along the White House colonnade with a football helmet that was given to him by the U.S. Naval Academy football team following a ceremony to present them the Commander in Chief's trophy.
That day when German Chancellor Merkel hitched a ride in The Beast. See the gallery from our trip to Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom and Germany: go.wh.gov/behind-the-lens
Link also in profile.
President Obama bids farewell to Chancellor Merkel on Monday. See the slide show from our trip to Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom and Germany. Link in profile.
All everyone will remember from our trip is this photo, but check out all the others: go.wh.gov/behind-the-lens
Sad to come back and see the last of the tulips in the Rose Garden. #ThingsIWillMiss
View yesterday from the "spare" (the backup Beast) in Hannover, Germany. iPhone
Back home! President Obama disembarks Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews.