Category Archives: Health

NTIA Brings Broadband Opportunities to Alaska

Ed note: This is a cross post of the NTIA Blog. Click here to see the original post. By Anne Neville Director, State Broadband Initiative Last week, I traveled to Anchorage for the annual economic summit hosted by the Southwest Alaska … Continue reading

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Representative Rush Holt (NJ) Teleconference Addresses Health Resources Demand at Libraries

By Gladstone Payton Congressional Affairs Officer, IMLS Libraries play an important role in connecting people to information about their health; in fact more than 28 million people used a library computer for health information in one year. Library staff across … Continue reading

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Amplifying Kids Voices at Phipps Conservatory, Pittsburgh

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on www.letsmove.gov. To view the original post, click here. Posted by Hannah E. Hardy, Director of Programming and Operations, Let’s Move Pittsburgh, Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens One year after First Lady Michelle Obama launched the Let’s Move! initiative, … Continue reading

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Staying Active at The National Museum of Play

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on www.letsmove.gov. To view the original post, click here. By Melissa Heintz Public Affairs Specialist, Institute of Museum and Library Services Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean you have to hibernate! The National Museum of … Continue reading

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Children’s Museum of Manhattan Launches Early Childhood Health Curriculum Approved by the National Institutes of Health

Ed. Note: This blog was originally posted on www.letsmove.gov. To view the original post, click here. By Susan Hildreth Director, IMLS The Institute of Museum and Library Services is the federal agency that supports the nation’s libraries and museums. The agency manages … Continue reading

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