WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says Michelle Obama will stress education during a keynote speech later this week at the national convention of a leading Hispanic civil rights group.
The first lady is scheduled to address the League of United Latin American Citizens, or LULAC, during its meeting Thursday in New York City.
Mrs. Obama will promote her new initiative to encourage young people to pursue education after high school.
While in New York, the first lady also plans to visit Global Kids Inc., a nonprofit educational organization for global learning and youth development.
She'll also attend a Democratic fundraiser.
Most Popular Stories
- Businesses, Investors Pressing for Green Policy
- Who's Next? More Nude Celeb Pics Hacked, Leaked
- Tips for Hiding, Securing Data on Smartphones
- Cristela Gets a Big Thumbs Up
- Iran Says Syria Strikes Illegal
- Lower Used-Car Prices Roil the Auto Industry
- E-scrap Recyclers Find Profits in Upgrades
- ISIS Calls for Jihad Against 'Filthy French'
- Congress Casts a Coy Vote on ISIS War
- 'The Voice' Sounds Different This Season