Michelle Obama

First Lady/Lawyer Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is a South Side of Chicago–born, Princeton and Harvard-educated lawyer, associate dean and public servant. But the first thing she'll tell you is that she’s the mom to two girls, Malia and Sasha. As President Barack Obama’s First Lady, Michelle Obama has been praised for her poise, intellect, and style. Her first official initiative is Let's Move! which seeks to tackle the epidemic of childhood obesity.  Mrs. Obama popularity has turned her into a cultural icon and she’s been featured in various publications and talk shows. At the 2013 Academy Awards, she became the first First Lady to present an Oscar when she announced the winner for Best Picture. 

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Celebrities: Sigourney Weaver Responds to Michelle Obama Comparisons

Plus, Sharlto Copley on the new film Chappie. (3/5/2015)

Obama Announces New Education Effort to 'Let Girls Learn'

Michelle Obama is heading to Japan and Cambodia later this month to promote the government effort.

Black Women Leaders Talk About the Power of Education

First Lady Michelle Obama hosts intergenerational panel of women civil rights leaders.

First Lady: Education Is Most Important Civil Rights Issue

Michelle Obama pushes education at White House Black History Month event.

Obama Absent from Malia's College Search Process

Security and other matters make it difficult for presidents to do the college tour with their children.

Michelle Obama Covers Cooking Light Magazine

The first lady chats about importance of family meals and healthy eating.
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