We spent the week with a song in our hearts and soul food in our stomachs. All in all, not such a bad week! Continue reading ICYMI: Highlights from the week that was Feb. 10 – 16, 2019
We may be a little late for the holiday season, but the spirit and creativity of our colleagues is something to be celebrated all year long. Continue reading Finally! The post-holidays, after-New Year’s, not quite Spring, too early for July 4, Annual Smithsonian Winter Greeting Card
Feeling a little fatigued about the current state of American politics? Refresh yourself and gain some perspective by visiting “America’s Presidents” at the National Portrait Gallery. Continue reading Celebrate President’s Day in the company of greatness
Escape the winter cold and step into a floral oasis in the Kogod Courtyard with Smithsonian Gardens’ 24th annual orchid exhibition. Continue reading There’s a good reason the annual orchid exhibition opens in February
The only things that interested us this week were naked mole rats and a baby gorilla. Who was also naked. Continue reading ICYMI: Highlights from the week that was Feb. 3 – Feb 9, 2019
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has named Cheryl Johnson, director of the Smithsonian’s Office of Government Relations, as the new Clerk of the House of Representatives. Continue reading Cheryl Johnson moving from OGR to Congress
Reopening after the partial federal shutdown brings its own challenges. Continue reading ICYMI: Highlights from the week that was Jan. 27 – Feb. 2, 2019
Despite the challenges of the government shutdown, the Smithsonian’s Year of Music launched with fanfare Jan.1 on the National Mall. Continue reading Drumroll, please! The Smithsonian Year of Music is officially underway
We all hear about the superstars—the colleagues who make scientific breakthroughs or uncover brilliant young artists or unravel historic mysteries—but what about those colleagues who do exceptional work at indispensable jobs that never make the news? This is your opportunity to nominate those Unsung Heroes who, day in and day out, help make the Smithsonian a great Institution. And after the recent shutdown, we know there are a lot of nominations to make! Continue reading Sing the praises of our Unsung Heroes!
Welcome back! Before you settle in and start tackling the backlog facing you, be sure and update your timecard by noon today! Continue reading Welcome back!