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  • MCoE command sergeant major commended with farewell ceremony

    May 20, 2015

    The Fort Benning community held a farewell ceremony for Maneuver Center of Excellence Command Sgt. Maj. Tim Guden May 18 in the Regimental Room at the Benning Club.

  • Computer simulations improve lethality

    May 19, 2015

    With the steady increase in computing power, engineers are able to improve lethality with sophisticated computer models by eliminating unworkable designs.

  • Cadet Command presents 2015 Awards of Excellence

    May 19, 2015

    U.S. Army Cadet Command recognized 12 individuals for their contribution to preparing the next generation of Army leaders.

  • Chief of staff retires after 31 years of service

    May 18, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - The chief of staff for the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence, or USAICoE, formally retired from the Army after 31 years of military service and said his goodbyes during a May 8 ceremony at Fitch Auditorium, Alvarado Hall.

  • Hon. Shyu on NIE: the Army has benefited tremendously

    May 18, 2015

    The Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics & Technology, Hon. Heidi Shyu, touched down at Fort Bliss, Texas, this past week to obtain Soldier feedback on the systems being evaluated during Network Integration Evaluation 15.2 or NIE.

  • TRADOC Reserve Instructor of the Year credits mentorship for his success

    May 18, 2015

    FORT HUACHUCA, Ariz. --- Maj. Gen. A.C. Roper, commander 80th Training Command, cited Sgt. 1st Class Raymundo Soto's dedication, professionalism, and selfless service as he presented the Intelligence Analyst senior instructor with the 2014 U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Reserve Instructor of the Year award during a ceremony here, May 12, 2015. Impressed with Soto's accomplishment, Sgt. Maj. Jose Schneegans, operations sergeant major 321st Civil Affairs Brigade, San Antonio, Texas, remembers a time when then Spc. Soto was a different Soldier. He was sometimes late to Battle Assemblies, his uniform was less than 100 percent and he barely passed the Army Physical Fitness Test. Schneegans, who at the time was a staff sergeant, decided to have what he refers to as a pep talk with the young Soldier. Soto said it was a butt chewing.

  • Computers harness language translation

    May 13, 2015

    While leading a medical training team in Kabul, Afghanistan, a U.S. Navy commander became frustrated as he faced the challenge of interpreting complex medical information.

  • Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center celebrates Language Day 2015

    May 12, 2015

    The Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center held Language Day 2015 at the Presidio of Monterey, California, May 8 to promote and encourage cultural understanding and customs found around the world.

  • Defense Health Board conducts quarterly meeting at CAC

    May 12, 2015

    The Defense Health Board conducted its quarterly meeting at Fort Leavenworth's Arnold Conference Room in the Lewis and Clark Center May 12-13. Each quarter the board conducts an open forum to publicly deliberate current taskings and receive information briefings.

  • 4th Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment wins 2015 Gainey Cup

    May 12, 2015

    The six-man scout squad, from 4th Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment, out of Vilseck, Germany, took the title of the 2015 William J. (Joe) Gainey Cup Best Scout Squad.

  • Army to focus on cyber strategy in tactical environments

    May 11, 2015

    The Army is analyzing cyberspace requirements and outlining potential technical investments based on its Cyber Materiel Development Strategy, released in February 2015.

  • PEO workers receive Army acquisition awards

    May 11, 2015

    The Program Executive Offices for Aviation and Missiles and Space took the opportunity to recognize some of their workforce superstars during the 25th Army Acquisition and Contracting Awards April 28 in Huntsville.

  • Civilian takes reins of fixed wing aircraft product office

    May 11, 2015

    The Program Executive Office for Aviation held its first change of charter in which a Department of the Army civilian assumed responsibility as a centralized selection board civilian product director.

  • Army activates new aviation cargo product directorate

    May 11, 2015

    The Program Executive Office for Aviation marked a milestone with the activation of the Cargo International product directorate during a ceremony May 7.

  • Armed reconnaissance helicopter ends journey

    May 11, 2015

    The Army has closed an important chapter in Army aviation. Joined by colleagues, Army aviators and friends, the product office for Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter cased its colors during a ceremony May 7.

  • Warrior Leader Course successful in the Czech Republic

    May 8, 2015

    For the first time, 44 Czech soldiers participated in the United States Army Warrior Leader Course from April 13 to May 5, 2015 in Praslavice, Czech Republic.

  • CSM Salinas is NTC's Interim Command Sergeant Major as CSM Travers is reassigned to ARCIC

    May 8, 2015

    In a ceremony on Fort Irwin on April 30, Command Sgt. Maj. Stephen J. Travers relinquished responsibility of serving as the National Training Center's senior enlisted advisor to its commanding general, Brig. Gen. Joseph M. Martin. Assuming the duties of overseeing the policies, standards, and conduct of all Soldiers serving on Fort Irwin is former NTC Operations Group Command Sergeant Major Noe R. Salinas. Salinas will serve as NTC's Interim Command Sergeant Major, until the Department of the Army assigns a permanent replacement for Travers.

  • Recruiting challenges among discussions at annual CASA conference

    May 8, 2015

    The state of Army recruiting was a major topic during the annual Civilian Aides to the Secretary of the Army Conference in Huntsville, Alabama, May 5.

  • Miniaturization: Where good ideas, technology meet

    May 7, 2015

    Miniaturization and advances in computing have had an enormous impact on all aspects of life - especially in the realm of digital image and signal processing.

  • Quartermasters honor fallen Soldier at site dedicated to his memory

    May 7, 2015

    Five Gold Star Family members - including the parents of fallen warrior Spc. Trevor Win'E - were among the guests of honor at a May 1 Quartermaster School Petroleum and Water Department Moment of Remembrance Ceremony here.

  • Conference looks at Fires future

    May 7, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Guests from around the world swarmed Snow Hall May 4-6 for the Fires Conference to sample the latest industry technology and discover how the Fires force is evolving.

  • Fort Leonard Wood Soldier helps repatriate remains

    May 7, 2015

    A Fort Leonard Wood captain helped repatriate the remains of a Vietnam-era Soldier whose only connection to him is they are Soldiers from the same Missouri town.

  • Fort Leonard Wood SHARP summit calls leaders to action against sexual assault

    May 7, 2015

    Army leaders at every level are working to establish command climates of trust and accountability and are joining with Soldiers across the Army in a commitment to free the Army of sexual assault and harassment.

  • Fort Sill NCOs vie for Drill Sergeant of Year

    May 7, 2015

    Five Fort Sill drill sergeants competed to be the post's Drill Sergeant of the Year.

  • 'Big Deuce' holds leader challenge at LETRA

    May 7, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Soldiers in 2nd Battalion, 2nd Field Artillery changed up their physical training conditions with a competition pitting senior leaders versus less senior leaders.

  • Army, campuses continue to tackle challenges of harassment, assault

    May 7, 2015

    The locations are different, but the goal is the same, and for the second year in a row, the Army and academia partnered to find ways to put an end to sexual harassment and sexual assault.

  • Empowered to make a change: Workshop helps Soldiers deter sexual assault

    May 7, 2015

    Empowering Soldiers with the skills to take on the task of defending the nation is what the Army does best, but empowering them with the knowledge to combat drug and alcohol abuse, sexual assault and domestic violence is another invaluable skill that today's Soldier is learning.

  • SHARP: Social worker talks response process

    May 7, 2015

    Few things are more essential than time when it comes to responding to and resolving cases of sexual assault and harassment.

  • Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering & Technology Symposium & Advance Planning Briefing for Industry

    May 6, 2015

    The 2015 Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering & Technology Symposium & Advance Planning Briefing for Industry will be held Aug. 4-6, 2015, in Novi, MI.

  • Researchers create virtual humans

    May 5, 2015

    New research aims to get robots and humans to speak the same language to improve communication in fast-moving and unpredictable situations.

  • CGSC Historians contribute to Eisenhower Documentary

    May 5, 2015

    The Commandant of the Command and General Staff College and four members of the college's faculty were interviewed for portions of an upcoming documentary on President Dwight D. Eisenhower May 3.

  • Soldier-led Army modernization efforts kick off as NIE 15.2 begins

    May 5, 2015

    As the Army continues to focus on readiness and modernization, Soldiers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, just kicked off their assessment of various capabilities. They are doing so through Network Integration Evaluation 15.2 or NIE, which is an initiative that will provide capabilities to the network in 2020.

  • Transitioning from manual to automated machining

    May 4, 2015

    The Army is transitioning from training Soldiers on outdated machining techniques to training on current industry standard machining technology and equipment.

  • Autonomous aerial resupply systems needed in BCTs

    May 4, 2015

    Unmanned aerial systems could provide significant aerial resupply capabilities for the BCTs of the Army of 2025.

  • A strategic solution to bridging the gap in operational movement control

    May 4, 2015

    The theater movement control element can enable more precise movement control and bridge the gap between doctrine and the ability to integrate that doctrine with other nations' systems.

  • New alignment enhances training, planning, and resourcing

    May 4, 2015

    Sustainment brigades will soon be aligned with divisions to meet the needs of today's Army.

  • Army scientists aim to revolutionize Soldier communication

    May 4, 2015

    Scientists at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory are investigating communication with a computer or phone without making a sound or moving a single muscle, and it may revolutionize both medical applications and battlefield communications.

  • 80th Training Command familiarizes new leaders with The Army School System

    May 3, 2015

    After spending a week attending The Army School System Leader Course hosted by the 80th Training Command, Sgt. 1st Class Howard Dennis, who has spent the majority of his Army career in the operational and functional environment, said the class has given him a better understanding of TASS. The course, conducted quarterly, familiarizes leaders who transfer from the operational and functional environment with TASS policies and procedures in accordance with U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command Regulation 350-18.

  • Army researchers explore the future of computing

    May 1, 2015

    Supercomputers and new kinds of algorithms are making a big difference as Army scientists explore what is possible with future computing, a senior computer researcher said.

  • Army Training Network now accessible without a CAC card

    May 1, 2015

    Soldiers can now use smart phones and computer tablets to access the Army's primary website for training information.

  • Army awards contracts for Rifleman Radio

    Apr 30, 2015

    The U.S. Army announced that it awarded contracts to two vendors -- Harris Corporation and Thales Defense and Security Incorporated -- for its Handheld, Manpack and Small-form Fit (HMS) Rifleman Radio.

  • Fort Bragg Soldiers win Best Sapper 2015

    Apr 30, 2015

    A pair of Fort Bragg, North Carolina, Soldiers recently emerged victorious from Fort Leonard Wood's grueling 2015 Best Sapper Competition.

  • Engineers bid farewell to CSM

    Apr 30, 2015

    Command Sgt. Maj. Butler Kendrick Jr. relinquished the senior enlisted adviser responsibilities as the school's 17th regimental command sergeant major, during a relinquishment-of-responsibility ceremony held at the Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Plaza.

  • SFL Transition Summit time to showcase skills

    Apr 30, 2015

    The Fort Leonard Wood Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program, in partnership with the Army Community Service Employment Readiness Office and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, will host a Missouri Service Member for Life Transition Summit Tuesday and Wednesday.

  • Master Resilience Training preps leaders for success

    Apr 30, 2015

    Physical fitness is not the only hallmark of the U.S. Army -- resilience also ranks high in developing strong Soldiers, Army civilians and Families.

  • Engineers plan for 2025, beyond

    Apr 30, 2015

    The U.S. Army Engineer School wrapped up Engineer Regimental week Friday, setting the course for 2025 and beyond.

  • Tactical Training Center-Dix Instructors, students endorse new Army Learning Module

    Apr 29, 2015

    Nearly two years ago, Staff Sgt. Thomas Gambrel attended the Foundation Instructor Facilitator Course designed to have Army Reserve instructors modify their traditional lecture styled teaching method to a more facilitative approach. Now Gambrel says, in 2015 the new standard is paying dividends at Tactical Training Center-Dix where he's an assistant instructor teaching the Army Plumber Course. This teaching style, which implements principles of adult learning is meant for established Soldiers looking to learn an additional Military Occupational Specialty. It reduces instructor-led slide presentations and incorporates students' knowledge, skills, and experiences.

  • Army looks at credentialing Soldiers for jobs

    Apr 29, 2015

    While the Army does a great job of training Soldiers for the battlefield, it needs to do a better job of getting members credentialed for the civilian marketplace, said Maj. Gen. Rex A. Spitler during the American Legion National Credentialing Summit in Washington, D.C., April 28.

  • Citizenship helps Soldier give his family better life

    Apr 29, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (April 29, 2015) -- Living in a housing community where 15 families share a single electric line is a fact of life for many in Jamaica.

  • The new frontline: school initiative puts onus on students to help prevent sexual misconduct

    Apr 29, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (April 29, 2015) -- Fort Lee's 59th Ordnance Brigade is using a new strategy in its efforts to eradicate sexual assault and sexual harassment from its ranks.

  • 'Building capability to win'

    Apr 28, 2015

    For the next 10 years, the U.S. Army will operate under a new concept that realigns the focus of battle to building capabilities rather than buying things with which to fight.

  • 80th Training Command logistician earns top honor

    Apr 27, 2015

    Sgt. 1st Class Donya Cox is the supply sergeant that a commander wants on his or her staff. Lt. Col. Gina Gentile, the 80th Training Command (TASS) deputy head of logistics, directed that comment to potential commanders within the ranks of the 80th's headquarters company after presenting Cox with the Honorable Order of St. Martin, bronze medal, during a ceremony in Richmond, Va., April 18, 2015.

  • Brave Rifles Ranger-team reflects on elite soldier competition

    Apr 27, 2015

    FORT BENNING, Ga. - The David E. Grange Jr. Best Ranger Competition is a test of physical endurance and mental wits. Many will compete, but only a few teams will actually complete the grueling 62-hour event. The competition was started in 1982 and continues today as one of the U.S. Army's elite endurance competitions. The easy option for most teams is to stop when they feel like they can't push themselves any farther, but for two infantrymen from the 3d Cavalry Regiment, quitting was never an option.

  • Active duty, Reserve Soldiers collaborate in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    Apr 25, 2015

    RICHMOND, Va. - After Spc. Bethuel Kiplagat finished ahead of approximately 60 runners in the 80th Training Command (TASS) headquarters' third annual 5k run and walk in observance of Sexual Assault and Awareness Month, he said service members should set the standard for sexual assault prevention and serve as examples for the rest of society.

  • Fort Leonard Wood holds final roll call for fallen Sappers

    Apr 24, 2015

    The last roll call for three engineer Soldiers who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our nation's freedom in 2014 was held Thursday.

  • Soldiers vie for CASCOM Ultimate Warrior titles

    Apr 23, 2015

    FORT LEE, Va. (April 23, 2015) -- Four Soldiers were hailed as winners of the annual CASCOM Ultimate Warrior Competition conducted here April 14-17.

  • Inseparable: Twins cause double take

    Apr 23, 2015

    Except for the two minutes when one was delivered before the other, two Soldiers in training on Fort Leonard Wood have been together their whole lives. That togetherness continues as the fraternal twins find themselves in the same brigade, battalion, platoon and even bunk.

  • Fort Leonard Wood's WTU among 10 set to close in 2016

    Apr 23, 2015

    Fort Leonard Wood's Warrior Transition Unit, or WTU, is one of 10 scheduled to inactivate next year, according to a U.S. Army announcement April 17.

  • New Army technologies support in-flight communications, expeditionary command posts

    Apr 23, 2015

    The Army is delivering new technologies to the Global Response Force that will help transform the concept of a command post from a stationary, tented shelter to a mobile enabler for expeditionary mission command - including during operations in flight and early entry into developing situations.

  • Above the Best: 8 Soldiers vie for top honors in Army Aviation-wide competition

    Apr 23, 2015

    Being a Soldier is full of challenges and it takes a special kind of Soldier to conquer those challenges at a level to earn best of the best status.

  • Energy adviser visits Fort Leonard Wood

    Apr 23, 2015

    The Army's top energy adviser visited Fort Leonard Wood Tuesday.

  • SHARP officials seek to be agents of change

    Apr 23, 2015

    The Army's goal for the Sexual Harassment Assault Response and Prevention program can be summed up with one word: change.

  • Trail Bosses' leadership streamlines validation for Network Integration Evaluation 15.2

    Apr 23, 2015

    Systems gearing up to be evaluated during Network Integration Evaluation 15.2, also known as NIE, finished spending their final weeks within the controlled Integration Motor Pool. During the Validation Exercise or VALEX, System of Systems Engineering and Integration, Capability Package Directorate, power up equipment integrated onto vehicles in order to establish and validate the network.

  • Hiring summit at Fort Leonard Wood creates avenue for new career

    Apr 23, 2015

    Fort Leonard Wood's free Transition Summit, scheduled May 5 to 6, will address each of those areas.

  • Army works toward common fire control across weapons platforms

    Apr 23, 2015

    Nothing is more basic to a warfighter than aiming and firing a weapon and coordinating that task with others - a process known as fire control. But ever since weapons systems became computerized, there is not been a common fire control system across the various Army weapons platforms.

  • Troops remain vigilant on solemn 100th anniversary

    Apr 22, 2015

    On Flanders Fields, 100 years ago today, chemical warfare became a battlefield reality that Soldiers have had to prepare for ever since.

  • Army leaders stress industry partnership on network, cyber needs

    Apr 22, 2015

    Urging industry partners to look beyond current budget constraints and plan to deliver technologies Soldiers will need in the future, Army senior leaders hosted an industry feedback forum focused on modernizing tactical network and mission command capabilities for Force 2025 and Beyond.

  • 20 female Soldiers complete gender-integrated RTACs

    Apr 21, 2015

    Nineteen female Soldiers made history April 20 when they began the first gender-integrated Ranger Course assessment on Fort Benning.

  • Ranger instructor to PCS to Italy for pilot program

    Apr 21, 2015

    A Ranger instructor from 5th Ranger Training Battalion, Dahlonega, Georgia, will be the first of his unit to travel to Italy in May to train with the Italian army's 4th Alpine Regiment as part a new Italian Ranger Reciprocal Exchange Position program.

  • The academic side of war fighting: How the Army resolves differences among multinational partners

    Apr 18, 2015

    The Joint Multinational Readiness Center (JMRC) has many unique challenges to face for units coming to train here. The Joint Combined Academic Program (JCAP) is meant to help incoming training come up with solutions for these challenges earlier, so their training runs smoother.

  • Sill Soldiers exercise with 1st Armored Division

    Apr 17, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Second Battalion, 18th Field Artillery recently participated in a large-scale exercise with more than 6,000 Soldiers from the 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss, Texas.

  • 3-D shape database improves fit of clothing, equipment

    Apr 17, 2015

    A new database at the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center is a perfect fit for America's Soldiers. The ANSUR II 3-D Shape Database uses three-dimensional shapes and contour data to improve the fit of clothing and equipment for warfighters.

  • From combat to connoisseur--one vets journey

    Apr 17, 2015

    When Fred Minnick joined the Oklahoma National Guard, becoming the bourbon industry's foremost spirits tasting expert was not on his mind. In fact, "bourbon" wasn't really part of his vocabulary. But a 2003-2004 deployment to Mosul, Iraq and therapy for PTSD changed all that.

  • Command trains for Global Response Force mission

    Apr 17, 2015

    Soldiers, from the 20th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives Command are training for the Global Response Force mission on Fort Polk, La., this month.

  • Phoenix forges its leaders

    Apr 17, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Missouri -- Some leaders with the 92nd Military Police "Phoenix" Battalion, part of the 4th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, conducted a unit leader development program, April 9, at Fort Leonard Wood.

  • CAC Hosts Global HD Conference

    Apr 17, 2015

    Coalition partners representing 23 countries met at a forum on 15-16 April to share ideas and best practices on how they are developing leaders in the face of emerging strategic challenges during first Global Human Dimension Conference at the Frontier Conference Center on Fort Leavenworth.

  • 240th Army Birthday

    Apr 17, 2015

    Save the Date for 2015 Army Birthday Ball at Washington Hilton Registration for the event will open May 4th

  • Fort Leonard Wood's 1st Engr. Bde. has new top NCO

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- The 1st Engineer Brigade at Fort Leonard Wood welcomed its newest senior noncommissioned officer Monday.

  • Doctor takes dose of BCT at Fort Leonard Wood as prescription for self-improvement

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (April 16, 2015) -- As if completing seven years of schooling to obtain a medical degree isn't hard enough, a physician is trying to add Soldier to his list of accomplishments.

  • Heroic action earns Soldier's Medal

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- When a Fort Leonard Wood Soldier saw a private struggle to get a live grenade over the wall, he grabbed the Soldier and used his body to shield the Soldier from the ensuing blast.

  • PAO journalist at Fort Leonard Wood is Army's top civilian journalist for 2014

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- Fort Leonard Wood Public Affairs Office's photojournalist Melissa Buckley is the U.S. Army's top civilian journalist for 2014.

  • BAE Systems delivers first upgraded Paladin

    Apr 16, 2015

    ELGIN, Okla. -- BAE Systems of Elgin, Okla., delivered the first low-rate initial production (LRIP) M109A7 Self-Propelled Howitzer April 9 bringing the Army one step closer to gaining a more lethal and responsive howitzer in its arsenal.

  • Operation Overblast makes impact in Utah

    Apr 16, 2015

    After traveling more than 900 miles in three days, a convoy carrying approximately 80 Soldiers arrived at Tooele Army Depot (TEAD), Utah, to conduct ammunition logistical training April 6-10. Ammunition specialists from the 13th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade augmented the civilian workforce in conducting munitions operations at a strategic level while providing training on other military specialties.

  • Game of Drones: Sill Soldiers awarded at NTC

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT IRWIN, Calif.-- A noncommissioned officer from 3rd Battalion, 13th Field Artillery (Red Dragons) was recently recognized by the National Training Center (NTC) at Fort Irwin, Calif.

  • Soldiers, family brought together by training

    Apr 16, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla.-- Typically Army training takes a Soldier away from family, but that's not the case for the Moriartys.

  • U.S. Army hosts Manpack Radio pre-solicitation day, following release of draft RFP

    Apr 16, 2015

    The U.S. Army hosted a pre-solicitation day on April 16 to discuss its plans to procure next-generation Manpack Radios through full and open competition. The event was attended by 69 people, representing 10 companies.

  • 688th RPOE Soldier honored for volunteer service

    Apr 16, 2015

    Joint Base Langley-Eustis (April 15, 2015) -- Army Sgt. Anthony C. Robles, Motor Transport Operator for the 688th Rapid Port Opening Element, 833rd Transportation Battalion, 597th Transportation Brigade, was recognized April 15 in a ceremony at the Fort Eustis Club, by U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Ross E. Ridge, Initial Military Training Center, Training and Doctrine Command deputy commanding general and 733rd Mission Support Group commander, Army Col. William S. Galbraith. Robles received a Volunteer Certificate of Appreciation for his involvement in coaching and mentoring military youth over the past year at Joint Base Langley-Eustis.

  • Hiring fair at Fort Leonard Wood part of Soldier For Life Transition Summit

    Apr 16, 2015

    A hiring fair, employment workshops and networking events are part of the Fort Leonard Wood Missouri Soldier for Life Transition Summit scheduled May 5 to 6. The summit is open to all service members.

  • Outlaws, desert, train

    Apr 16, 2015

    The 515th Engineer Company recently completed a training stint at the National Training Center, located in Fort Irwin, California, supporting the Fort Riley-based 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, March 14 -- April 10.

  • Four things 'Strong Europe' provides for the Army

    Apr 15, 2015

    The commanding general of U.S. Army Europe provided a unique opportunity for professional development when he spoke to Soldiers and civilians at U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command's headquarters here April 13.

  • Training ramps readiness for Reservists at Tobyhanna Army Depot

    Apr 14, 2015

    TOBYHANNA ARMY DEPOT, Pa. --Reservists from every military branch can learn communications-electronics systems troubleshooting and repair techniques here to improve their maintenance and repair readiness. The depot, which enhanced Army and Marine reservist electronic capabilities for years, is now expanding the joint training program to include Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard Military Occupational Specialties (MOS).

  • Ranger training events draw top Army leaders

    Apr 14, 2015

    The annual Best Ranger Competition brought thousands of people to Fort Benning, April 10-13, to witness the Army's best of the best compete.

  • ARTB team takes home top honors at 2015 BRC

    Apr 14, 2015

    For an Army-leading 13th time, a team from the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade earned top honors at the 2015 David E. Grange Jr. Best Ranger Competition.

  • Best Ranger calls for pace, toughness

    Apr 14, 2015

    The 32nd annual David E. Grange Jr. Best Ranger Competition held here April 10-12 challenged 102 Soldiers both physically and mentally and recognized the team who could move furthest, fastest and fight hardest in a matter of 60 hours of strenuous activity.

  • Army continues to provide rapid engineering, prototyping in Afghanistan

    Apr 13, 2015

    Despite the drawdown of American Soldiers in Afghanistan, the U.S. Army engineering community is continuing to develop rapid technological solutions.

  • Army aviation continues efforts for technology development

    Apr 13, 2015

    The Army recently extended technology investment agreements with two commercial companies to continue concept refinement and technology maturation for future vertical lift research.

  • Sheryl Sandberg: Women, diversity are 'mission critical' in military, workplace

    Apr 10, 2015

    The military can take the lead in breaking down the biases against women and people of diverse backgrounds, to create a stronger force and set the path for the nation.

  • Brothers attend BCT together at Fort Leonard Wood

    Apr 10, 2015

    The bond between siblings is extra-special, even more so when they are going through Basic Combat Training at the same time. In honor of National Siblings Day, we are highlighting the Boozer brothers of 1st Battalion, 48th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Chemical Brigade.

  • Clothing repair taught for final time at Quartermaster School

    Apr 9, 2015

    The Quartermaster School's shower, laundry, and clothing repair course recently taught the last lessons of a craft that has been around for thousands of years.

  • Infantrymen display skills during EIB test

    Apr 9, 2015

    At the beginning of Expert Infantryman Badge qualifications last week, 79 Soldiers had qualified to put their skills to the test. Of those, just seven Soldiers were left standing when the event came to an end five days later.