BY KATHY KEMPER, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR – Posted The Hill | 01/23/17 @07:20 PM EST © Getty Images With not even an hour of his presidency to spare, then-President Obama huddled in the holding room in the Capitol, just off the balcony, steps from where then-President-elect Trump would take the oath of office. In this unusual setting,…

By Kathy Kemper | 01/23/2017 12:40 pm ET With not even an hour of his presidency to spare, Barack Obama huddled in the holding room in the U.S. Capitol, just off the balcony, steps from where Donald Trump would take the oath of office. In this unusual setting, the outgoing President signed H.R. 39, the TALENT…

On January 23, the Institute for Education held its annual kick-off lunch for special friends of IFE. IFE Steward Judge William Webster hosted the lunch at the historic Alibi Club. Joining us, off-the-record, was special guest Charlie Black, Chairman of Prime Policy Group (view WSJ: “The Upside to an Unpopular President” by Charlie Black). Marci Robinson (Chair, IFE Board…

On January 31, 2017 IFE’s Innovation celebrated the ongoing work to open up the government and tap into the country’s technology and innovation expertise to solve problems. The technology leadership of Republicans, Democrats and agnostics will applaud collaboration, common ground, and soft diplomacy. Hosted by H.E. Juan Carlos Pinzón (The Ambassador of Colombia to the United States);…

To celebrate the milestone of its 25th season, the Institute for Education held a special INFO Salon featuring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith on Thursday, December 1st. View the short version of the evening.

To celebrate the milestone of its 25th season, the Institute for Education held a special INFO Salon featuring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith on Thursday, December 1st. Please enjoy our extended version of our video round-up…   https://youtu.be/Txtc5pEbCOU    

 To celebrate the milestone of its 25th season, the Institute for Education held a special INFO Salon featuring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer and U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith on Thursday December 1st. The conversation was hosted at the 1924 Georgian Revival-style of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Esther Coopersmith and was attended by 17…

Briefs….  by Janet Donovan  | December 6th, 2016 | SOCIAL CHRONICLES Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer the comedian?  We’re guessing that his Walter Mitty fantasy is just that. As his wife Dr. Joanna Breyer so aptly put it when introducing her husband at the 25th Anniversary of IFE (Institute for Education) at the home of…