White House Science Fair featuring Kari Byron
Virtually transport students to the fourth annual White House Science Fair, a celebration of the student winners from a broad range of STEM competitions.
Kari kicked off the live event by challenging classrooms to explore a scientific concept from her Science Channel program HEAD RUSH. She will inspire us about the wonders of science and show how science is a vital part of our everyday lives.
Assistant to the President and
Chief of Staff to the First Lady
Within the Obama Administration, Tchen also serves as the Executive Director for the Council on Women and Girls and the past Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement. Tchen is the recipient of many awards, including the Leadership Award from the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois (1999); "Women of Achievement" award from the Anti-Defamation League (1996); and Chicago Lawyer "Person of the Year" (1994).