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Information on internships in both my Washington D.C. and Indiana offices. more »

Service Academy Nominations
To be considered for an appointment to a service academy, an applicant must meet the eligibility requirements established by law and be nominated from an authorized person including a Member of the United States Senate or the House of Representatives. Learn more about this program by clicking here.

High School Art Competition

Each spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Learn more about this competition by clicking here.

The Congressional Award
The Congressional Award is a public partnership created by Congress to promote and recognize achievement, initiative, and service in America's youth. The Congressional Award provides a unique opportunity for young people to set and achieve personally challenging goals that build character and foster community service, personal development, and citizenship.

Area Colleges, Universities, and Vocational Schools
Ivy Tech
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Other Education-Related Links

About your government

How a bill becomes a law
A resource from the Library of Congress that explains the steps involved in passing a bill into law.

Constitution Center
Teachers and students find resources to learn about our Constitution.
Resources for Students

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government
Learn how your U.S. Government works, about its history and your civic responsibilities by reading these pages and playing the games on this site.

Kid's in the House: The Official Kid's Page of the U.S. House of Representatives
Learn about the legislative process and its effect on you. Experience the exciting world of government like you never have before.
Visit the White House's official page for kids and learn about president, his responsibilities and the history of the office.

Do You Know What Happened on This Date in History?
The Library of Congress has records of many important events in history.

Smithsonian Education Website
A gateway to online educational materials available from all Smithsonian museums, research centers, and outreach offices.

Smithsonian Across America Website
Retrieve a schedule of upcoming events and traveling exhibitions as well as a list of all Smithsonian Affiliate museums in their state.

USDA Information for Youth

Kid's News
Read news just for kids at the Washington Post Kid's Post Page.

First Gov for Kids
The federal government's portal for fun, educational and safe sites for kids.

CIA's Homepage for Kids
Learn what it takes to be a spy, read about the history of the CIA and try on spy disguises.

National Zoo
Meet the animals that live at our national zoo.

NASA Just for Kids
Learn about our missions to space, new technologies and the history of our space program.

National Children's Museum
Take a tour of the National Children's Museum.

Smithsonian Kids' Castle
The Smithsonian's official site for kids includes games and learning material about the things that kids are interested in.

Area Activities for 3rd District Students

Fort Wayne Zoo
City of Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation   
Science Central – Science Central provides students in the northeastern Indiana with opportunities to learn about science first-hand.
Fort Wayne Museum of Art
City of Fort Wayne Botanical Conservatory