The Week Ahead: Cybersecurity and Washington's prom

It’s “cyber week” in the House while President Obama tours college campuses to talk about student loans and Washington prepares for the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner.

The House is set to vote on four cybersecurity bills during what lawmakers have dubbed "cyber week."

The most prominent bill is the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), which would tear down legal barriers that discourage companies from sharing data about cyber attacks.

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The Senate, meanwhile, will continue its work on postal reform legislation and then will pivot to renewing the Violence Against Women Act.

As part of Obama’s appeal to college students, he will appear on NBC’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” on Tuesday night.

Five states hold their GOP presidential primaries on Tuesday but a congressional primary in Pennsylvania — pitting Dem Reps. Jason Altmire and Mark Critz against one another — will likely be the most exciting race of the evening.

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) will be in Washington Tuesday for an EMILY’s List fundraiser.

And Saturday is the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. The parties leading up to Washington’s biggest social event of the season begin on Thursday.

Monday, April 23

President Obama will visit the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. He will give remarks commemorating the Holocaust and be introduced by Nobel Peace Prize laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel.

Vice President Biden will travel to the Everglades to discuss the administration’s efforts to restore the Everglades. His speech begins at 12:30 p.m.

Jill Biden will host a reception honoring the 2012 National Teacher of the Year finalists at the Vice President’s Residence at the U.S. Naval Observatory.

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will visit the Maxwell School of Syracuse University to discuss "America and the World."

Tuesday, April 24

President Obama, along with Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, will honor the 2012 National Teacher of the Year and finalists at the White House at 10 a.m.

Obama will also speak at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill about his effort to prevent interest rates on student loans from doubling in July. He will also be in Boulder, Colo., to speak at the University of Colorado Boulder about the same subject.

Then catch the president on NBC’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” The show airs at 12:35 a.m.

First lady Michelle Obama will be in Omaha, Neb., to deliver the keynote address at Girls Inc. of Omaha’s 12th annual lunch. She will then attend campaign fundraisers in Omaha and in Des Moines, Iowa.

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) will attend a fundraiser for EMILY’s List at the Grand Hyatt Hotel at 7 p.m. She will be joined by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.).

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar speaks at a National Press Club luncheon on gas prices, offshore drilling, domestic energy development and other energy-related issues. His speech begins at 1 p.m.

Connecticut, Delaware, New York, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island hold their presidential primaries. Mitt Romney is favored to win them. In Pennsylvania, Reps. Jason Altmire (D) and Mark Critz (D) face off in a Dem primary as the state lost a House seat in the redistricting process.

Wednesday, April 25

Obama will speak at the University of Iowa about student loan interest rates.

Jill Biden join Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chairman Adm. James Winnefeld Jr. at Lee Hall Elementary School in Newport News, Va., for a Joining Forces event to highlight the importance of understanding the needs of military-connected children in schools.

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee about oversight of her department. The hearing begins at 9:30 a.m. in 226 Dirksen Senate.

Thursday, April 26

Michelle Obama will meet with children of Executive Office employees at the White House’s annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.

The National Journal and Hotline will host Political Pursuit, a trivia contest featuring members of the media, lawmakers and pundits, at the Newseum.

Lanmark Technology Inc. President and CEO Lani Hay, Elle magazine and the Creative Coalition will host a private dinner to celebrate women in media —including honorees CBS’s Norah O’Donnell and MSNBC’s Alex Wagner — at the Ritz-Carlton.

Lani Hay and Rock the Vote will also host an official “Off the Record” post-party at Hay’s home that will feature live music performances.

Friday, April 27

President Obama and Michelle Obama meet with meet with troops, veterans, and military families at Fort Stewart in Hinesville, Ga.

The Commerce Department releases the first quarter economic numbers.

Michelle Obama will be in Naples, Fla., to meet with school children as part of her Let’s Move! Initiative. She will then meet with campaign volunteers and also attend a fundraiser.

The Hill hosts a cocktail reception at the Turkish Embassy residence ahead of Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Association dinner.

Google and The Hollywood Reporter team up to host a party for leaders from the worlds of politics, technology and entertainment. The exclusive event at the W Hotel will be co-hosted by Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt and Hollywood Reporter editorial director Janice Min.

Atlantic Media Co. owner David Bradley and his wife, Katherine, will host their annual welcome dinner at their home. The evening will bring together leaders from business, politics and media, as well as celebrities. 

People and Time will give a cocktail party at the St. Regis Hotel hosted by People managing editor Larry Hackett and Washington correspondent Sandra Sobieraj Westfall and Time managing editor Rick Stengel and Washington bureau chief Michael Duffy.

New Yorker editor David Remnick hosts a cocktail party on the rooftop of the W Hotel.

Voto Latino and Rosario Dawson host a reception celebrating diversity in the media at the Hay-Adams Hotel. Honored guests include MSNBC President Phil Griffin, Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington and BET CEO Debra Lee.

The Atlantic, National Journal and IMPACT Arts + Film Fund will host The First Amendment Party with Funny or Die in a customized pop-up space at 1800 L St. NW. 

NPR holds a party at the Gibson Guitar Showroom.

— Judy Kurtz, Brendan Sasso and Andrew Feinberg contributed