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  • The need to expand training and education on nonstandard logistics

    Aug 31, 2015

    Nonstandard logistics is an important component of unconventional warfare, but no existing course focuses solely on the subject.

  • Integrating the SPO medical section into BCT medical planning and operations

    Aug 31, 2015

    Synchronizing brigade combat team medical support is achieved when medical units and officers are performing their intended functions.

  • An expeditionary mindset: Ready for anything

    Aug 31, 2015

    The Army needs a well-planned and well-executed logistics leader development campaign in order to develop an expeditionary mindset.

  • The Army Logistics University leverages expertise through cross-cohort training

    Aug 31, 2015

    The Army Logistics University provides Basic Officer Leader Course students with the opportunity to work directly with noncommissioned officers and warrant officers as part of their training.

  • USASMA's Fellowship Program logs on

    Aug 27, 2015

    The U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy Fellowship Program logged on with the Pennsylvania State University's (Penn State) World Campus August 20 when the first 20 sergeants major selected for the program received their orientation briefings from their faculty advisor Dr. William Diehl, Ph. D., coordinator of Online Graduate Programs in the Adult Education Program and Assistant Professor at the university.

  • Army prepares systems, partner nations for network exercise

    Aug 27, 2015

    Several unit command posts and a full fleet of tactical vehicles are built and ready to be equipped with the most advanced technology the Army has to offer.

  • Army Reserve brigade exchange ideas with Canadian counterparts

    Aug 27, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. - Sgt. 1st Class John Reyes' passion for teaching was evident during the two weeks he spent at the Canadian Forces School of Military Engineering in New Brunswick, Canada. Although he was there to observe and advise, Reyes could not resist giving on-the-spot instruction to students training to be military engineers. For example, while the students were setting up Mobile Floating Bridges and rafts, similar to the U.S. Army's Improved Ribbon Bridge, he offered some quick safety tips, which they adopted.

  • A new vehicle for savings

    Aug 26, 2015

    PEO MS and Letterkenny Depot partner on improving radar platforms, and create process standards that align with Better Buying Power initiatives on enduring competition while rapidly fielding equipment to the warfighter and sustaining the organic industrial base. This article was first published in the July - September issue of Army AL&T magazine.

  • Guardsman to get Soldiers Medal for subduing gunman on train

    Aug 26, 2015

    Spc. Aleksander R. Skarlatos, one of three Americans who subdued a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train, will be awarded the Soldiers Medal - the United States Army's highest award for acts of heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy.

  • Army Chief of Staff Attends Ranger School Graduation

    Aug 26, 2015

  • Celebrating Women's Equality Day

    Aug 26, 2015

    Ninety-five years ago, the 19th Amendment was ratified, signaling a momentous commitment to equal rights for all Americans. As we acknowledge women's struggles and celebrate their right to vote, we also recognize women in the Army for their tremendous contributions and relentless spirit in helping to keep this nation free.

  • SHARP summit attendees explore harsh realities of sexual misconduct

    Aug 26, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (Aug. 26) -- From start to finish, the inaugural CASCOM-Fort Lee SHARP (Sexual Harassment/Assault Awareness and Reporting Program) Summit at the Army Logistics University here Friday was an unfiltered and frequently harsh look at sexual misconduct in the military.

  • Staff Sergeant Makes Razor Sharp Impression

    Aug 26, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- A shift in Army aviation strategy has led Staff Sgt. Brody Rasor to make a change in his military occupational specialty mid-way through his career.

  • Well-Known Combat Studies Institute Book Charges Headlong Into the Digital Age

    Aug 25, 2015

    The Combat Studies Institute has enhanced the well-known work entitled Wanat: Combat Action in Afghanistan, 2008 with the iBook format. This updated version incorporates digital 3-D terrain views, video from both U.S. and insurgent perspectives, infographics and other interactive features.

  • Not In My Squad -- America's Army: Our profession

    Aug 20, 2015

    "We are Trusted Professionals," reminds our Army team that wherever we are, we represent the American people.

  • Chem-Bio-Nuke Soldiers train for next NIE with briefcase-sized comms equipment

    Aug 19, 2015

    When 20th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) Command teams step into realistic threat scenarios during the next Network Integration Evaluation (NIE), multiple defense, government and civilian agencies will back them virtually via the Global Rapid Response Information Package (GRRIP) -- a portable satellite communication package smaller than a piece of carry-on luggage.

  • Acting Army undersecretary visits Aberdeen Proving Ground

    Aug 18, 2015

    The Army's second highest ranking civilian official met with Soldiers and civilians from the 20th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., Aug. 18.

  • Identifying the most expert Infantrymen

    Aug 18, 2015

    Changes to the Expert Infantryman Badge test will become the standard following the completion of four pilot EIB tests to be administered between August and October, said Command Sgt. Maj. Wilbert Engram, Infantry School command sergeant major.

  • Army advances rapid acquisition for cyber defense

    Aug 17, 2015

    The Army is moving forward with a unique approach that will enable rapid acquisition of defensive cyber capabilities in response to emerging requirements.

  • Gunnery sergeant sets the bar, becomes Lee's first Marine Master Instructor

    Aug 17, 2015

    Gunnery Sgt. Carlos Lemus became the first Marine on Fort Lee to achieve Master Instructor certification Aug. 4. Lemus, a machinist instructor Marine Corps Detachment here, earned the certification in less than three years. He said that he did it for the junior Marines he instructs, as much as for himself.

  • Deadline for new cyber military occupational specialty applications looms

    Aug 17, 2015

    The Army is looking for Soldiers, who want to sign on as part of the cyber branch.

  • New York Army Guard Welcomes Newest Lieutenants

    Aug 15, 2015

    Seven newly commissioned New York Army National Guard second lieutenants will report to their assigned units after successfully completing New York's Officer Candidate School and pinning their new gold bars here Aug. 15.

  • Army ROTC Cadet Summer Training graduates last regiment for 2015

    Aug 14, 2015

    The CST commandant assesses how Cadet Command executed all its summer training courses for cadets.

  • Troops sharpen skills during leaders course

    Aug 14, 2015

    U.S. Soldiers discover enemy troops planting improvised explosive devices on the road to a weapons of mass destruction site.

  • CASCOM, Fort Lee welcomes new commanding general

    Aug 13, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (Aug. 13, 2015) -- Maj. Gen. Darrell K. Williams -- a 32-year Quartermaster Corps officer with extensive experience in logistical support for deployed troops -- assumed the title of commanding general for CASCOM and Fort Lee during a mid-morning ceremony Friday on Sgt. Seay Field outside of Mifflin Hall.

  • U.S. Army Engineer School commandant gets first star

    Aug 13, 2015

    Another Fort Leonard Wood officer will be called general, after the second general-officer-promotion ceremony in the past two weeks took place Aug. 6.

  • Incoming U.S. Army Military Police School commandant to pin on brigadier general rank

    Aug 13, 2015

    A military police officer, who is no stranger to Fort Leonard Wood, will ascend to the general-officer ranks and a day later take command of the U.S. Army Military Police School.

  • Fort Leonard Wood commanding general provides 90-day assessment

    Aug 13, 2015

    Maj. Gen. Kent Savre, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood commanding general, presented his 90-day assessment and leader professional development seminar to the installation's senior leaders in Lincoln Hall Auditorium Aug. 4.

  • Not In My Squad: Civilians vital to Army, also trusted professionals

    Aug 13, 2015

    Below is a perspective from a Fort Leonard Wood paralegal concerning Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey's initiative to empower young leaders to know and care for those they lead.

  • Diehard' Soldiers play with Spiders: Unit first to detonate new system at Fort Riley

    Aug 13, 2015

    FORT RILEY, Kansas -- Soldiers assigned to Company A, 1st Brigade Engineer Battalion, 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, participated in training with the M-7 Spider Landmine July 31 at Range 7.

  • Big trouble in Little Chicago: Basic training culminates with FTX

    Aug 13, 2015

    Basic Combat Training culminates with a weeklong Field Training Exercise III -- where new Soldiers use every skill they've learned in BCT.

  • Fort Sill NCO earns Master Instructor Badge

    Aug 13, 2015

  • 3rd Quartermaster General honored with monument dedication

    Aug 13, 2015

    Brig. Gen. Ronald Kirklin, the 53rd Quartermaster General, delivered a heart-felt speech to the General Society Sons of the Revolution and the Valley Forge community highlighting the life and remarkable military career of Maj. Gen. Nathanael Greene, the Army's 3rd Quartermaster General.

  • TRADOC names 2015 NCO, Soldier of the Year

    Aug 7, 2015

    Staff Sgt. Christopher Thompson, Noncommissioned Officer Academy, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, representing the Maneuver Center of Excellence, Fort Benning, Georgia, won the title as TRADOC's NCO of the Year, while Sgt. Raymond Nichols, Aviation Center of Excellence, Fort Rucker, Alabama, was named TRADOC's Soldier of the Year during the competition's recognition luncheon Aug. 7.

  • Test your Warrior Ethos: Fort Leonard Wood combatives tournament set for September

    Jul 30, 2015

    There is one Soldier who doesn't need to showcase his hand-to-hand combat skills at the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Post-Level Combatives Tournament, scheduled Sept. 9 to 11 at Davidson Fitness Center.

  • Not In My Squad: First sergeant talks trust

    Jul 30, 2015

    I am continuing to talk with leaders around post to gain their perspectives on Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey's initiative to empower young leaders to know and care for those they lead, before the culminating Leader Professional Development sessions at 1 p.m. Aug. 20 in Baker Theater and 1 p.m. Sept. 2 in Abrams Theater. This week, I asked 1st Sgt. Jimmy Robles, Headquarters and Headquarters Company first sergeant, 1st Engineer Brigade, to discuss the senior leader level of this initiative.

  • Fort Leonard Wood MPs host law enforcement explorers

    Jul 30, 2015

    Summer camp took on a new meaning at Fort Leonard Wood's U.S. Army Military Police School this year.

  • New technologies signify shift in assessing Army innovation, shaping requirements

    Jul 29, 2015

    Fort Bliss, Texas, is a hub for Army technological innovation. This fall, it will not just be the technology that is innovative; but also the event in which new technologies will be reviewed.

  • LeaderMap App Delivers Leadership Development Support to Army Professionals on the go

    Jul 29, 2015

    The Center for Army Leadership -- a subordinate organization of the Mission Command Center of Excellence at the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center -- has developed the LeaderMap app to augment FM 6-22: Leader Development.

  • 1st Combat Aviation Brigade hosts ROTC cadets

    Jul 29, 2015

    ROTC cadets joined aviators of the 2nd General Support Aviation Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, as they supported a 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team exercise July 16 at Fort Riley. Six ROTC cadets observed and learned how aviation officers planned and conducted multiple air lifts supporting a squad live fire for the 1st Combined Arms Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment, 2nd ABCT.

  • Center for Army Lessons Learned celebrates 30 years of service to the Army

    Jul 24, 2015

    The Center for Army Lessons Learned (CALL) celebrates 30 years of service to the Army. Established on August 1, 1985 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas the center is responsible for collecting, analyzing, disseminating, and archiving lessons and best practices throughout the Army, other services, and coalition partners.

  • McHugh delivers capstone address at Army War College

    Jul 24, 2015

    Army Secretary John M. McHugh delivered the capstone address to the Army War College student body in Bliss Hall, July 23, culminating the Distance Education Class of 2015's 2nd resident phase at Carlisle.

  • Gen. David G. Perkins offers congratulations and words of encouragement

    Jul 24, 2015

    Two years of reading Clausewitz while on vacation, missing soccer games, date nights and trying to find a reliable internet connection downrange to make that last-minute forum post all came to a fruitful end July 24 as the Army War College Distance Education Class of 2015 graduated under a sunny sky on the historic Parade Grounds of Carlisle Barracks

  • Fort Leonard Wood Soldier awarded Purple Heart for combat injuries

    Jul 23, 2015

    A Fort Leonard Wood Soldier became the recipient of one of the nation's oldest combat medals Friday.

  • Fort Leonard Wood commanding general to receive second star at special ceremony

    Jul 23, 2015

    A promotion ceremony for Brig. Gen. Kent Savre, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and Fort Leonard Wood commanding general, is scheduled to take place at 10 a.m. July 30 on the MSCoE Plaza.

  • Sapper Leader Course increases class schedule

    Jul 23, 2015

    The 28-day Sapper Leader Course, which the Army boasts as one of its hardest courses, will increase the number of classes from nine to 15 per year beginning this October, at Fort Leonard Wood.

  • Fort Sill welcomes its new chief of staff

    Jul 23, 2015

    Col. Tracy Banister, outgoing Fires Center of Excellence and Fort Sill chief of staff, said goodbye to his team and his friends while welcoming Col. Paul Hossenlopp, the new chief of staff.

  • Family, drive to succeed pushes Soldier

    Jul 23, 2015

    Today Smith is a 31-year-old Army specialist attending basic training at Fort Sill, Okla., and an Officer Candidate School candidate. Smith said breaking free from the inner city streets was hard and that many individuals are unable to rise above, either because of lack of resources or a lack of drive. For some a loss of a friend through gang violence may be motivation enough to find a way out, but what drove Smith wasn't just the violence he witnessed but something he experienced earlier, as a fifth grader.

  • Not In My Squad: Fort Leonard Wood Soldier of the Year perspective

    Jul 23, 2015

    Service members, leaders, civilians, Families and teammates: Below is a perspective from Fort Leonard Wood's Soldier of the Year, Spc. Elliot Whitehead, concerning Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey's initiative to empower young leaders to know and care for those they lead.

  • Combat 'multi-tool' unit trains to send engineers to Sapper School

    Jul 22, 2015

    The 374th Engineer Company (Sapper) spent two weeks in the field training - 12 to 18 hours each day - to prepare their leaders for the elite Sapper Leader Course.

  • CASCOM hosts Congressman, Florida delegation to discuss credentialing

    Jul 22, 2015

    Congressman David W. Jolly, Florida 13th District, paid a visit to the Combined Arms Support Command here July 17 and was taken on a tour of its schools and the surrounding installation. The visit provided insight into the curriculum, technology and techniques used to train logistics Soldiers and the credentialing opportunities available to them.

  • New York National Guard Soldiers master sling-load skills at annual training

    Jul 21, 2015

    It's like standing under a hurricane hanging just above your head.

  • Future Army nanosatellites to empower Soldiers

    Jul 20, 2015

    One Army project is making the future of satellite communications more responsive to Soldiers' needs.

  • Enabling command post capabilities from the hatch or at the halt

    Jul 20, 2015

    The Expeditionary Command Post Capabilities project, or ECPC, has developed three prototype flexible command post designs and technology demonstrators that keep commanders "on-the-move and at-the-ready" from company through corps.

  • New York Army Guard Cavalry Troopers hone mortar skills at annual training

    Jul 20, 2015

    Soldiers assigned to the New York Army National Guard's 2nd Squadron 101st Cavalry have been hard at work here honing their mortar marksmanship skills while supporting the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team's (IBCT) annual training. The training brought together mortar crews from each of the squadron's three troops, Alpha, Bravo and Charlie, to train with the M120 and M224 mortar. "We've got a lot of rounds to shoot," said Staff Sgt. John Brois, a section leader with Troop Alpha, out of Geneva, New York. The M224 Mortar is a 60mm, weapon with an effective range of nearly 3,500 meters. The M120, is twice the size of the M224, and can fire mortars nearly twice as far.

  • Army leaders: Operating concept can be brought to life by enabling mission command

    Jul 16, 2015

    During the Association of the United States Army's latest "network hot topic" series last week, in Arlington, Virginia, Department of Defense and industry leaders shared their focus on the Army's Operating Concept and how enabling mission command in a Joint and coalition environment is bringing its principles to life.

  • Training management course helps commanders

    Jul 15, 2015

    The Combined Arms Training Center, or CATC, conducted its pilot Unit Training Management Leader Development Course here, July 13-17.

  • Soldiers weigh in on Army uniform changes

    Jul 15, 2015

    Soldiers should check their emails in the coming weeks for the chance to provide input on possible revisions to aspects of the Army uniform and wear policy.

  • Getting Requirements Right

    Jul 14, 2015

    The Army delivered mission-essential and lifesaving QRCs to Soldiers during more than a dozen years at war. As a result, the Army is faced with the challenge of documenting requirements in order to transition those capabilities to programs of record. The following observations and opinions derive not just from personal experiences, but from professional discussions with peers, subordinates and leaders in TRADOC and the acquisition workforce. This article was originally published in the July - September 2015 issue of Army AL&T magazine.

  • Army researchers develop 'One display to rule them all'

    Jul 13, 2015

    U.S. Army researchers reduce the cognitive load on Soldiers by streamlining critical surveillance functions as part of counter-explosive, route clearance missions inside the Medium Mine Protected Vehicle, known as MMPV.

  • Command works to keep Soldiers in boots after active-duty service

    Jul 13, 2015

    U.S. Army Human Resources Command is paving the way for Soldiers to move from active duty to the Army Reserve and National Guard in a deliberate, sensible transition that works for the individual service member while retaining skilled personnel and racking up significant savings for the Army.

  • 80th Training Command's Interior Electrician Course sparks career goals for soldiers

    Jul 11, 2015

    Staff Sgt. Zachary Batista's opinion regarding the importance of electrical engineering could easily serve as the slogan for the 80th Training Command's entry-level Interior Electrician course taught at Fort Dix, New Jersey.

  • Fort Sill positive after Army announces reductions

    Jul 10, 2015

    Fort Sill, Okla. -- Fort Sill was extremely pleased when final numbers were tabulated after the Army announced 40,000 cuts to its active force today.

  • Medical officers diagnosed with training

    Jul 10, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- Thirty eight medical officers left clinical environments across the United States to learn basic soldiering skills at Fort Sill. Soldiers and cadre in 30th Air Defense Artillery Brigade worked together to run the Army Medical Department Direct Commissioning Course pilot program.

  • Innovative Army technology gains new potential

    Jul 9, 2015

    As drone technology gains greater public attention, along with its potential for hostile action against American targets, Army engineers adapt ongoing research to counter aerial systems that could threaten Soldiers.

  • NCOER changes after nearly 3 decades: New reporting system billed as gateway to talent management

    Jul 9, 2015

    Noncommissioned officer evaluation reports, or NCOER's, are slated to change in 2016, after nearly 30 years. Fort Leonard Wood has training sessions planned through the end of July.

  • Army announces force structure decisions and stationing plans

    Jul 9, 2015

    Fort Leonard Wood is projected to lose 774 positions, between now and fiscal year 2017, as part of cuts announced today by the Department of the Army.

  • Officer Candidate School hall of fame honors artillerymen

    Jul 9, 2015

    The Fort Sill Artillery Officer Candidate School Hall of Fame honors prominent coast, field, and air defense artillery officers.

  • Interview: Innovate the Future

    Jul 7, 2015

    Army Materiel Command Chief Technology Officer Patrick O'Neill gives his vision for building a culture of innovation in the U.S. Army.

  • Top Warrant Officer Career College Graduate Awards Renamed to Honor Esteemed Veterans

    Jul 7, 2015

    The U.S. Army Warrant Officer Career College's Distinguished Honor Graduate and Leadership awards have been recently renamed to recognize the incredible accomplishments of retired chief warrant officers Doris Allen and William Ruf.

  • From Concept to Delivery

    Jul 7, 2015

    A Q&A with ARCIC's Maj. Gen. Cedric T. Wins and Army AL&T magazine on the importance of defining requirements within Army Acquisition. This article was first published in the July - September issue of Army AL&T magazine.

  • New commanding general at helm of Center for Initial Military Training

    Jul 7, 2015

    The Army command that transforms nearly 144,000 civilian volunteers into Soldiers and officers annually welcomed a new commanding general Thursday, July 2, 2015. U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command transferred command authority of Center for Initial Military Training from Maj. Gen. Ross E. Ridge to Maj. Gen. Anthony C. Funkhouser in a historically first change of command ceremony at its headquarters at Fort Eustis, Virginia.

  • Reservist Leadership, Capabilities Benefited Army in Two Ways

    Jul 7, 2015

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. -- When it comes to the nation's "citizen Soldiers," the skills and capabilities developed during the work week in a civilian career can turn into a substantial benefit for the Army on the weekends.

  • Rapid prototyping leads to airborne command post solution

    Jul 6, 2015

    The Enroute Mission Command Capability, or EMC2, is a network communications system that provides real-time, in-flight situational awareness to commanders and paratroopers to better support forcible entry operations from takeoff to jump.

  • Fort Lee to gain 1,900 AIT students as result of Fort Jackson school closing

    Jul 2, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (July 2, 2015) -- The Ordnance School's Wheel Maintenance Training Department is scheduled to accommodate a projected 1,900 additional Soldiers annually when the Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic School at Fort Jackson, S.C., closes its doors Sept. 30.

  • MCoE welcomes new CSM

    Jul 2, 2015

    The Maneuver Center of Excellence welcomed Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Metheny as the senior NCO to the MCoE and Fort Benning command team during a ceremony June 25 at the Benning Club.

  • Dragon Soldiers celebrate

    Jul 2, 2015

    The Chemical Corps Regiment celebrated their 97th anniversary with a full lineup of regimental week events June 20-27.

  • WOBC conducts joint HAZMAT exercise

    Jul 2, 2015

    Their job is to suit up in an airtight bag with a view and a self-contained breathing apparatus. When seconds count, they are their unit's hazardous materials expert technicians. They are Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear warrant officers.

  • Commentary -- MRT rids one of mental weeds

    Jul 2, 2015

    While pulling grass and other nuisance plants from around my sweet potatoes I felt like I would never see fresh dirt again. Then I discovered the Master Resilience Training connection. Just as I was about to throw in my rake, I started to sort through my MRT lessons.

  • Soldiers ride, remember, honor

    Jul 2, 2015

    Officers and noncommissioned officers of 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery completed a professional development exercise during a battalion staff ride June 19, here. More than 20 senior leaders from the unit delivered several Fort Sill specific, historical briefs at locations like Medicine Bluffs and the Old Post Quadrangle. The historic facts were derived from the book "Carbine and Lance: The Story of Old Fort Sill," by Col. Wilbur Sturtevant Nye.

  • 2-18th FA fires up 'Desert Heat'

    Jul 2, 2015

    In the middle of the Mojave Desert, about halfway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas, lies the National Training Center (NTC) at Fort Irwin, Calif. In this 1,000-square-mile section of desert 200 Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 18th Field Artillery worked through a large scale joint training exercise -- Operation Desert Heat.

  • MCCC students fight OPFOR hand-to-hand

    Jul 1, 2015

    Maneuver Center of Excellence Soldiers train to be smart, fast, lethal and precise. The Maneuver Captains Career Course students use combatives training to take old hospital.

  • Army publishes new doctrine about leader development

    Jul 1, 2015

    Leader development is a top priority as the Army seeks to maintain a competitive edge in a continually uncertain and complex world.

  • New York Army National Guard EOD teams sharpen their bomb disposal skills at Raven's Challenge

    Jul 1, 2015

    Donning 70 pound protective suits in scorching heat, New York Army National Guard Soldiers engaged explosive devices left in banks and restaurants, utilized state-of-the-art robotics and electronics, saved hostages from collar bombs, raided home-made explosive labs, and rescued children from terrorists on a bus. Then they did it all over again. Sixty Soldiers from the New York Army National Guard's 501st Explosive Ordnance Device (EOD) Battalion, and 1108th EOD Company trained for a week alongside 300 domestic and international EOD military and law enforcement personnel during an exercise called Raven's Challenge at the New York State Preparedness Training Center in Oriskany NY, June 22-26.

  • Students visit Army Corps, talk careers with recruiters

    Jul 1, 2015

    U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, SEATTLE DISTRICT, Wash. -- Seventeen high school students visited the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District headquarters for a week to learn more about careers within the Army Corps of Engineers, Jun. 8-12.

  • U.S. Army Command and General Staff College Promotes 57 Faculty Members

    Jun 23, 2015

    The Command and General Staff College selected 57 faculty members for academic promotion for the academic year 2015-2016 that begins on August 10. Academic promotion recognizes excellence in the faculty characterized by sustained superior performance across the four domains of faculty development--teaching, scholarship, service and faculty development.

  • 1st Armored Division Stryker brigade trains with mobile network at NTC

    Jun 22, 2015

    In mid-June, 1/1 AD finished its National Training Center rotation that included utilizing WIN-T Increment 2 integrated onto Stryker platforms in an operationally relevant environment.

  • Fort Leonard Wood helps Springfield Cardinals honor military

    Jun 22, 2015

    Several Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen from Fort Leonard Wood joined the 399th Army Band and Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Color Guard at the Springfield Cardinals Military Appreciation game Saturday.

  • American Dream U returns to Presidio for career-inspiration event

    Jun 20, 2015

    PRESIDIO OF MONTEREY, Calif. -- Military community members turned out for a return entrepreneurial and career-inspiration presentation here by American Dream U June 19 and 20.

  • Nett Warrior: Fort Campbell Soldiers train with subject matter experts

    Jun 19, 2015

    Fort Campbell Soldiers have been learning to use the Nett Warrior system that was fielded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd brigade combat teams more than 18 months ago. But for the past three months 101st Airborne Division units have been improving their proficiency with one-on-one support from the equipment's subject matter experts.

  • Army puts Gray Eagle, One System Remote Video Terminal through test

    Jun 19, 2015

    The Army has finished its follow on test and evaluation, or FOTE, on the MQ-1C Gray Eagle and Initial Test and Evaluation on the One System Remote Video Terminal at the National Training Center on Fort Irwin, California.

  • Army aviation executive gives industry update

    Jun 19, 2015

    Brig. Gen. Bob Marion, program executive officer for aviation, speaks on the Army aviation portfolio during the Association of the U.S. Army's "Update for Industry" event June 5 at the Jackson Center in Huntsville.

  • Award-winning app boosts unmanned aircraft training

    Jun 19, 2015

    Unmanned aircraft systems operators now have the option to train anywhere, anytime and in real time without having to sit in a classroom or be co-located with the other UAS operator.

  • Army, Air Force take bomb disposal to new level with lasers

    Jun 18, 2015

    The U.S. Army and Air Force are working together to develop mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicles with laser technology.

  • New leader slated for Ordnance Corps

    Jun 18, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (June 18, 2015) -- Brig. Gen. John F. Haley wrapped up his tour as the Chief of Ordnance with a relinquishment of command ceremony Friday in the maintenance high bay at Hatcher Hall on the Ordnance Campus.

  • Quartermaster takes helm at Army Logistics University

    Jun 18, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (June 18, 2015) -- By his own account, Col. Thomas J. Rogers' speech went a bit long despite the fact he avoided mentioning many of the dignitaries present. It wasn't intentional, declared the new commandant of the Army Logistics University, but it was more important to spend the time sharing a short list of commitments.

  • Young student scientists represent the future

    Jun 18, 2015

    Middle school students convening here this week for the eCYBERMISSION National Judging and Educational Event were told they had become honorary U.S. Army scientists and engineers and that they represent the future of the American scientific community.

  • Trainees queue up for taste of Army history, customs

    Jun 18, 2015

    About 600 of the Army's newest Soldiers, who haven't even started Basic Combat Training, learned about the history, mission, heritage and their role in the organization June 12, as the 95th Adjutant General Battalion (Reception) celebrated the Army birthday at Fort Sill.

  • Course takes guesswork out of traffic investigations

    Jun 18, 2015

    A 17-day Traffic Management and Collision Investigation course on Fort Leonard Wood takes the guesswork out of traffic investigations.

  • Latest in Army training

    Jun 16, 2015