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July 15, 2020 In The News

Hank Johnson, the U.S. Rep. for Georgia’s 4th Congressional District, announced June 25 his 2019 Congressional App Challenge winners—three graduates from Arabia Mountain High School—in a virtual meeting.

According to Johnson’s staff, the “App Challenge” was designed to encourage student participation in computer science and coding. The challenge was launched by the U.S. House of Representatives in 2015 and is a nationwide effort in which students compete against peers by creating an application or “app,” for any device.

July 1, 2020 E-newsletters

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June 25, 2020 Press Release

DECATUR, GA – This week, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) celebrated his 2019 Congressional App Challenge winners via a virtual meeting with three graduates from Arabia Mountain High School in Lithonia.

Assitan Ndiaye of Decatur; Ayomikun Akin-David of Conyers; and Danait Issac of Stone Mountain: won the 2019 competition with their mobile application: RAMPAGE. The mobile app serves as a one-stop-shop for students to keep up with current events at their school, navigate through their campus and learn things that benefit them according to their grade level. 

June 1, 2020 Press Release

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June 1, 2020

Contact: Joshua Smith, 678-699-4617

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced today that his 2020 Congressional App Challenge (CAC), an app competition for students in middle and high school, is officially open.

The CAC accepts computer programs (or apps) written in any programming language, for any platform (desktop/PC, web, mobile, raspberry Pi, etc.).

April 22, 2020 In The News

Congressman Hank Johnson is a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Georgia’s 4th Congressional District. He works to empower underserved minority communities and help ex-offenders reenter society after incarceration.

April 7, 2020 In The News

Congressman Hank Johnson, D-Ga., announced his 2020 U.S. Service Academy nominations in February, and the list includes four Gwinnett students.

Brookwood High School’s Natalie Chavez, South Gwinnett High’s Allyja French and Nathaniel Poteat and Mountain View High School’s Amirah Rogers are part of a list of 20 students nominated by Johnson.

March 10, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Johnson recognizes Fourth District students who earned nominations to the U.S. military academies at the Art Station in Stone Mountain in 2016.

STONE MOUNTAIN, GA — Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced the winners of his 2020 Congressional Arts Competition and awarded four college scholarships worth a total of $35,000 on March 7 at the Art Station in Stone Mountain.

February 25, 2020 Press Release

STONE MOUNTAIN— On Feb. 18, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced his office nominated 20 students to attend a U.S. Service Academy: Military Academy (West Point), Naval Academy, Air Force Academy, the Merchant Marine Academy and the ROTC Congressional Scholarship Initiative.

The Congressman also honored two Fourth District veterans who served their country and home and abroad. The reception was held at Stone Mountain’s Art Station.

The Congressman’s office will announce official service academy appointments between May and June.  

February 4, 2020 Press Release

DECATUR, GA — Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) today announced the opening of this year’s Congressional Arts Competition for all high school students who reside or attend a school in Georgia’s Fourth Congressional District.

Each spring, the Congressional Institute sponsors a nationwide high school visual art competition to recognize and encourage artistic talent in the nation and in each congressional district. Since the Artistic Discovery competition began in 1982, more than 650,000 high school students have participated.

February 4, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Johnson’s Work Defending Children Recognized By Leading Youth Advocate Group

DECATUR, GA – Today, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced he received an “A” from the Children’s Defense Fund’s non-partisan Legislative Report Card takes a comprehensive look at the legislative work each member of Congress has done on behalf of our children.

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