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Barack Obama got his Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Columbia in New York City, and his Doctor of Laws (JD) degree from Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He worked as a community organizer and an advocate for the poor before he became a civil rights lawyer in Chicago. He also taught courses in law for the University of Chicago. In 1996, he decided to enter politics, running and winning a seat in the Illinois State Legislature; he served three terms. He ran for US Senate in 2004, and then was elected president in 2008. He served two terms. Currently, he is giving speeches, and he has said he will help to train potential Democratic candidates.
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Barack Obama went to a private high school in Hawai'i, then to Occidental College in LA, graduated from Columbia with a political science major and then earned a law degree fr…om Harvard Law School.
Barack Obama paid for his education with the help of student loans and scholarships. It could be said that the US government helped pay for his schooling.
Barack Obama is a college graduate (Columbia University, with a degree in Political Science) and he received a law degree (with honor) from Harvard University in 1991. He was …the first African-American editor of the Harvard Law Review, an honor only given to top students.
Barack Obama graduated from the Punahou School in Honolulu in 1979. He graduated from Columbia in 1983 with a degree in Political Science. And he is an honors graduate of Harv…ard Law School (1991).
Mrs. Obama was a lawyer, and then she became a hospital administrator in Chicago. Now that she is First Lady, that is her full-time job, and she performs a number of official …duties, including supporting several charitable causes (fighting against childhood obesity, helping military families).
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Before he was president, Barack Obama was a community organizer and advocate for the poor; a civil rights lawyer; a professor of constitutional law; a state senator from Illin…ois and then a U.S. Senator.
He has said that he received some scholarships and grants, his grandparents saved up money to help, and the rest was paid for by student loans.
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Obama appointed Arne Duncan as Secretary of Education.
President Obama attended Occidental College in Los Angeles for two years, and then transferred to Columbia (New York City). He graduated from Columbia University, with a degre…e in Political Science. He received his law degree (with honor) from Harvard University in 1991. At Harvard, he became the first African-American head of the Harvard Law Review, an honor only given to top students.
Barack Obama's parents met when they were students at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu. His father, Barack Senior, was a trained economist. His mother, Ann Dunham, was stu…dying to be an anthropologist. Mr. Obama's mother ultimately became an anthropologist, an author and a professor. His father, who by most accounts, struggled with alcoholism, worked for the government of Kenya after he returned from studying in the United States.
They are stored at each of the schools where he was a student; all student transcripts are protected by federal privacy laws. President Obama is under no obligation to rel…ease any of his educational records, and in fact, most presidents have not done so. It is worth noting that not releasing them does not mean the person has anything to hide. It is also worth noting that sometimes, a school will mention the achievements of a distinguished graduate, such as Harvard Law School acknowledging that Mr. Obama graduated with academic honors in 1991, in the top 10% of his class.
Before he became president, Mr. Obama was a community organizer and advocate for the poor; a lawyer; a professor of constitutional law at the University of Chicago; the author… of two best-selling books; an Illinois State Senator; and a US Senator from Illinois.
Barack Obama spent the first few years of his life in Hawaii, and moved with his mom and new step-dad to Indonesia at the age of five. He lived in Indonesia for four years; he… first attended a Catholic school and then a public school. He returned to Hawaii for grade five, at the Punahou School in Honolulu. He attended that school throughout middle school and high school, graduating in 1979.
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