Photo Credit: US Army Africa Photo by Sgt. Daniel Stoutamire
First Lt. Deseret Fournier (right), platoon leader, and Sgt. 1st Class Travis McIvor (second from right), platoon sergeant, both with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team "Dagger," 1st Infantry Division, work with a role player acting as an African host nation security force Soldier, April 12, 2013, at Fort Riley, Kan., during the practical exercise portion of the six-day preparatory course known as "Dagger University." The course educates and tests Soldiers prior to their deployment in support of the brigade's regional alignment with Africa.