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  • DoD official speaks on media's role

    Feb 3, 2015

    The role of the media as it pertains to the Army was the topic of the latest edition of the Combat Leader Speaker Program, as Col. Steve Warren, the director of press operations for the Department of Defense, visited Fort Benning Jan. 28.

  • EOD Company completes decisive action training

    Feb 2, 2015

    FORT DRUM, New York -- The 725th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company returned to Fort Drum this week following a decisive action training rotation at the U.S. Army's premier light infantry training center.

  • Army, AMC leadership address strategy

    Jan 30, 2015

    U.S. Army Materiel Command leaders highlighted lessons learned and the work the command is doing across the globe during a briefing to the Chief of Staff of the Army, Jan. 29.

  • Web portal helps commanders use resources at Integrated Training Environment

    Jan 30, 2015

    Now commanders have online access to the best practices for conducting training exercises that combine live and virtual training.

  • Tookmanian accepts role as top 14th MP Brigade NCO

    Jan 29, 2015

    Command Sgt. Maj. David Tookmanian is now the 14th Military Police Brigade's top noncommissioned officer.

  • Fort Leonard Wood competition clears the way to crown best Sapper team

    Jan 29, 2015

    Applications for engineers wanting to compete for the title of Best Sapper are now being accepted.

  • Fort Leonard Wood plaque ceremony honors CST members killed helping accident victim

    Jan 29, 2015

    A plaque dedication ceremony was held Jan. 21 in the 1st Lt. Terry Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Responder Training facility to honor two Florida National Guard Civil Support Team members who lost their lives while rendering aid to others.

  • Military, civilian leaders gather for exchange

    Jan 29, 2015

    "Leadership Through a Changing Environment" was the theme of the third Army Leader Exchange, a series of talks on leadership from national and local civilian and military leaders, Jan. 27 in the Lewis and Clark Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kan.

  • 2-13th Avn. Regt. dedicates building to honor fallen hero

    Jan 29, 2015

    If you ask what kind of people buildings are named after, the chaplain for Army Aviation's Unmanned Aircraft Systems community will say it's the kind of people who change the face of America.

  • Training prepares Soldiers, Families for reintegration

    Jan 29, 2015

    One of the most important aspects of training a Soldier can go through is the Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape, or SERE, training. However, surviving through captivity is just half the battle, and Fort Rucker and U.S. Army South want to make sure that Soldiers are taken care of throughout the entire process.

  • ADA battalion focuses on mental fitness

    Jan 29, 2015

    T SILL, Okla. -- With the demands of today's Army, many Soldiers find themselves facing myriad personal issues as a result of psychological distress.

  • Hagel 'quintessentially American,' Obama says at farewell tribute

    Jan 29, 2015

    WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2015 -- President Barack Obama hosted an armed forces farewell tribute to retiring Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Virginia.

  • Army cyber defenders open source code in new GitHub project

    Jan 28, 2015

    Army cyber defenders released code to help detect and understand cyber attacks.

  • Materiel Common Operating Picture provides unprecedented view of logistics readiness

    Jan 28, 2015

    For more than a year, the U.S. Army Materiel Command has been hard at work developing a system that provides an overall picture of logistics readiness across the Army. The command wanted to aggregate data and provide leaders access to timely information in a user-friendly, easy-to-interpret online dashboard format.

  • ARCIC continues to explore innovation

    Jan 28, 2015

    Through a continuing partnership with academia, TRADOC's Army Capabilities Integration Center provided another opportunity for leader development during the third event in the ARCIC Distinguished Speaker Series held Jan. 23 on Fort Eustis, Virginia.

  • TRADOC commander emphasizes new operating concept at USAREUR headquarters

    Jan 27, 2015

    Gen. David Perkins, commanding general of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, visited U.S. Army Europe headquarters in Wiesbaden, Germany, Jan. 26, to speak with leaders about the Army's new operating concept; win in a complex world.

  • Improved Army system, training to increase vigilance

    Jan 27, 2015

    Soldiers of a U.S. Army research center have worked to improve training for fellow Soldiers on a quick-reaction intelligence capability that better supports the system in the field and potentially reduces reliance on reach-back and in-field contractor support.

  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony -- 1st Brigade 100th Training Division has new home

    Jan 27, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - A ribbon cutting ceremony held outside a newly redesigned facility marked the transfer of the 1st Brigade Headquarters (Military Intelligence) 100th Division to Fort Huachuca on Jan. 23.

  • Airbeam technology evolves from Natick to the field to Carnegie Hall

    Jan 26, 2015

    The wide-reaching, overarching success of airbeam technology is music to Natick's ears. The technology has made its debut in a new incarnation as a part of a surprisingly luxurious rental tent used for a gala on the rooftop of Carnegie Hall.

  • Sill opens Terminal High Altitude Area Defense training

    Jan 26, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- The Fires Center of Excellence is adding Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) to its training arsenal under the Air Defense Artillery School. The training is being done in a new building, dedicated Jan. 23 as the Lt. Gen. C.J. LeVan THAAD Instructional Facility.

  • TRADOC commander visits Allied Spirit I in Hohenfels, Germany

    Jan 25, 2015

    TRADOC Commander Gen. David Perkins visited Hohenfels, Germany, Jan. 25, 2015, to observe exercise Allied Spirit I and share his vision on the Army's new operating concept, 'Win in a complex world.'

  • Civilian experts talk finance, organizations at CGSC

    Jan 23, 2015

    Command and General Staff College students and faculty got a taste of civilian university instruction this week when lecturers from the University of California-Berkeley made presentations on personal finance and organizational structure.

  • Fort Leonard Wood training course preps the few females that want to lead the way

    Jan 22, 2015

    Fort Leonard Wood female Soldiers striving to become one of the first Ranger-qualified females now have a training course structured specifically to help with their quest.

  • Soldiers show excellence in supplying trainees

    Jan 22, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- The 434th Field Artillery Brigade recently won Training and Doctrine Awards for Supply Excellence at the battery and brigade levels.

  • Future joint concepts focus on human elements

    Jan 22, 2015

    A panel of military officers discussed the concepts of the Strategic Landpower Task Force Jan. 16 at the Center for Strategic International Studies in Washington, D.C.

  • Training shift increases importance of simulations

    Jan 22, 2015

    Under the Army Force Generation cycle, deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan revolved around unit training events designed for a specific mission.

  • Fort Leonard Wood takes SHARP to local high school

    Jan 21, 2015

    Fort Leonard Wood is taking Sexual Harassment/Assault Response training to the high school.

  • Army shaping Soldiers as best weapon for future

    Jan 21, 2015

    Lt. Gen. Robert Brown, Army Combined Arms Center, or CAC, commanding general, visited Fort Sill, Jan. 20, to discuss the Army's greatest asset -- its Soldiers -- and how the "human dimension" is vital to combating current and future conflicts.

  • Future of Army Sensors

    Jan 20, 2015

    Army science and technology officials are seeking ways to improve situational awareness, mobility, lethality and the maintainability and effectiveness of Army systems.

  • Own the Weather: Flying in Degraded Visual Environments

    Jan 19, 2015

    Army researchers are going after solutions to help aircraft crews navigate in degraded visual environments, where weather, obscurants or obstacles may prove hazardous and even lethal.

  • Getting better: 128th Avn. improves facilities, training

    Jan 16, 2015

    As Army Aviation evolves, so must the maintenance facilities and training aids that go along with it.

  • JSTARS plays critical role in Operation Desert Storm

    Jan 16, 2015

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona - On Jan. 14, 1991, the Joint Surveillance and Target Attack Radar System (now referred to as JSTARS, but at that time stressed as the "Joint" STARS) had its first operational mission as part of Operation Desert Shield in the Persian Gulf.

  • Biosensors: Lab seeks to replace antibodies

    Jan 15, 2015

    Just as the human immune system deploys antibodies to destroy bacteria that have infiltrated the body to cause harm, Army scientists may deploy biosensors to detect harmful microorganisms.

  • MP school welcomes new CSM

    Jan 15, 2015

    Command Sgt. Maj. Richard Woodring is the U.S. Army Military Police School's 12th regimental command sergeant major after a change of responsibility Jan. 8.

  • CAC Commander Speaks to SHARP Students

    Jan 15, 2015

    Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, commanding general of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, spoke with students from the Sexual Harassment and Assault Response Program's (SHARP) Sexual Assault Response Coordinator and Victim Advocate (SARC/VA) Course at the SHARP Academy at Fort Leavenworth.

  • Why innovation matters to the Army

    Jan 15, 2015

    Even in the face of drawdowns and budget challenges, the Army must continue to think of new and better ways to improve the force, and that's exactly what participants were asked to do during the Unified Quest Innovation Symposium Jan. 13-15.

  • Sill female first to tackle Ranger course

    Jan 15, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Second lieutenant Kelly Derienzo shed her long hair Jan. 11 to be one of the first women allowed to go to Fort Benning's Pre-Ranger Course.

  • New allotment policy in effect

    Jan 15, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- In an effort to stop businesses from taking advantage of Soldiers, the Department of Defense has prohibited the use of allotments to purchase, lease or rent personal property.

  • Technology virtually transforms staff rides

    Jan 15, 2015

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Since 2005, the Combat Studies Institute has provided the Army with a new platform for leader development with virtual staff rides.

  • U.S. Cyber Command, NSA commander discusses state of cyber efforts

    Jan 15, 2015

    Navy Adm. Michael S. Rogers, commander of the U.S. Cyber Command, or USCYBERCOM, and director of the National Security Agency, addressed staff and faculty during the first Leadership Professional Development series event of 2015, Jan. 9, 2015.

  • Community bids A Battery, 1-14th Field Artillery so long

    Jan 15, 2015

    The 214th Fires Brigade's family and Lawton-Fort Sill community members gathered Jan. 9 at Rinehart Fitness Center to bid farewell and good luck to Task Force Assassin, A Battery, 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery.

  • 31st ADA Brigade Patriot crews fire

    Jan 15, 2015

    On Dec. 8, A Battery, 4th Battalion, 3rd Air Defense Artillery conducted a deployment readiness exercise (DRE).

  • Sensors keep the enemy in sight

    Jan 14, 2015

    New technology is spawning better sensors and helping the Army of today to dominate the battlefield of tomorrow.

  • Army researchers gather to discuss aviation initiatives

    Jan 14, 2015

    Army researchers and engineers are gathering at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, Jan. 14-16, to discuss research initiatives and focus on closing technology gaps on futuristic aviation-sustainment concepts that could forever change Army aviation -- from air-vehicle design to usage and maintenance and real-time mission planning.

  • Sensor Technology: Engineers find keys to autonomous future

    Jan 13, 2015

    Sensors are making the Army's ground vehicle fleet more intelligent by providing a safer, more agile operating environment for American Soldiers.

  • Former Fort Benning commander calls for focus on loyalty

    Jan 13, 2015

    A former Fort Benning commanding general visited the Maneuver Center of Excellence Jan. 8 to share his views on leadership as part of the Combat Leader Speaker Program.

  • Army scientists improve early bio-threat detection

    Jan 12, 2015

    Army researchers are looking at novel ways to test the latest technologies, including a systems-approach to sensor installation and compatibility.

  • Army Reserve Soldiers react to roadside bombs

    Jan 12, 2015

    KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany - Loud booms rang out across the forest at Rhine Ordnance Barracks as Soldiers from the 361st Civil Affairs Brigade, 7th Civil Support Command, encountered a simulated roadside bomb as they trained for convoy operations. For some, it was the first time they experienced an improvised explosive device detonating outside their Humvee. For others, the Jan. 11 exercise was a reminder of the dangers often faced downrange. For Staff Sgt. Daniel Vidican, who has already deployed to a combat zone, the simulated attack was a great refresher.

  • Transportation School touts advantages of traveling Master Driver Course

    Jan 12, 2015

    Citing advantages like improved deployment capability, cost effectiveness and tailor-made blocks of instruction, the Army Driver Standardization Office at the U.S. Army Transportation School here is promoting the mobile training program it launched in 2014.

  • Enabling Industry Participation in Security Assistance

    Jan 12, 2015

    The North Alabama International Trade Association announced that personnel from the U.S. Army Security Assistance Command and the Security Assistance Enterprise will participate in an Industry Day for business and industry representatives Feb. 10, from 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. at Huntsville's U.S. Space and Rocket Center's Davidson Center for Space Exploration Auditorium.

  • New DTMS improves training management, tracking Soldiers' training records

    Jan 12, 2015

    Improvements to the Army's premier training management tool make it easier for commanders to plan exercises and keep track of their Soldiers training records. The new version of the Digital Training Management System, or DTMS, launched at the end of 2014.

  • White House video highlights Army's 3-D scanning capabilities

    Jan 12, 2015

    The White House released a video documenting how a Smithsonian-led team created the first 3-D models of a president. The video highlights the use of an Army-funded Light Stage scanning system, which was key to creating the highest resolution digital model that has ever been made of a head of state.

  • Army ROTC Cadet from Austin Peay State University selected as Cadet Marshall for U.S. Army Combine

    Jan 12, 2015

    Cadet Andrew Shriver, a political science major at Austin Peay State University, accepted an Army ROTC mission during the school's winter break, a time traditionally reserved for celebrating the holidays.

  • TRADOC Commander address Army Civilians

    Jan 12, 2015

    Gen. David G. Perkins, commander of the Army's Training and Doctrine Command, spoke to more than 300 students and faculty members from the Army Management Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Jan. 12, emphasizing leadership, the new Army Operating Concept and professionalism.

  • Army Game Studio creates virtual training environments for Soldiers

    Jan 9, 2015

    Becoming a software developer for the "America's Army" video game at the U.S. Army Game Studio was an unlikely career choice for Matt Roberts, who was not a "big gamer" growing up. But after serving as a Soldier in the Army, Roberts was drawn to this career as a way to empower others.

  • Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers looks to Army ROTC for future partnership

    Jan 9, 2015

    One man's mission to have an impact on the next generation of leaders has led him to view the Army as an opportunity to develop more leaders among the Asian heritage community.

  • Lightweight antenna increases Army agility

    Jan 8, 2015

    Inflatable ground satellite antennas are aiding in the expeditionary nature of U.S. and coalition forces, enabling them to achieve high-bandwidth network connectivity anywhere in the world from small deployable packages.

  • Fort Leonard Wood's new training area home to Power Line Distribution Course

    Jan 8, 2015

    Fort Leonard Wood is now the home of the Power Line Distribution Course, making the post's Prime Power School the Army's training institute for medium voltage power production and distribution.

  • Chaplain connects BCT Soldier dads, newborns

    Jan 8, 2015

    Eight Basic Combat Training Soldiers assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment, got face time with their newborn children, thanks to Chaplain (Capt.) Colt Randles, the battalion chaplain.

  • Sensors move Army closer to common environment

    Jan 7, 2015

    The Army envisions a future where sensors dynamically interact with each other while sharing information with Soldiers. Its researchers are one step closer to enabling this common operating environment through the development of a foundational software architecture.

  • Odierno outlines priorities for new SMA

    Jan 7, 2015

    Priorities for the new sergeant major of the Army include working on eliminating sexual assault in the Army, and focusing on home station training and readiness, said Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno.

  • Natick researchers integrate Soldier sensors

    Jan 6, 2015

    To the modern dismounted warfighter, the saying "knowledge is power" is true, especially when making quick decisions based on limited information.

  • Army releases RFP for competitive radio marketplace

    Jan 6, 2015

    The U.S. Army has released request for proposals, or RFPs, to procure additional rifleman radios using full and open competition.

  • German researcher engages U.S. Army peers in exchange program

    Jan 6, 2015

    A German engineer specializing in communications systems is helping to strengthen a 51-year exchange program between American and German defense communities.

  • F-16 pilot earns Ranger tab, performs flyover at ceremony

    Jan 6, 2015

    When Maj. Stephen Kaminski received his commission from the South Carolina Air National Guard in 2002, he knew that he wanted to fly. However, a 2010 deployment to Iraq as an F-16 pilot got him thinking about something else: attending Ranger School.

  • Expert discusses importance of tactical combat casualty care

    Jan 6, 2015

    Future Army leaders were exposed to the importance of tactical combat casualty care, Dec. 17, during the latest edition of the Combat Leader Speaker Program.

  • Army salutes STEM hero

    Jan 5, 2015

    The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command recognizes employees who go above and beyond in support of science, technology, engineering and mathematics educational outreach.

  • Transportation officers suggest a consolidated surface mobility specialty

    Jan 5, 2015

    The Army may better meet future transportation mobility requirements by combining three transportation military occupational specialties into one.

  • Sensors provide broad application across Army

    Jan 5, 2015

    Sensors are everywhere in today's technology-driven world. There are sensors in traffic lights, vehicles and smartphones.

  • Army sensors research enables future capabilities

    Jan 1, 2015

    Army scientists and engineers are advancing sensors research in hopes of giving future Soldiers enhanced situational awareness.

  • TRADOC bids farewell as Dailey departs to be new SMA

    Dec 23, 2014

    Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel A. Dailey, outgoing senior enlisted adviser for U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, was honored for his service and dedication during a sunset retreat ceremony at TRADOC Headquarters at Fort Eustis, Virginia, Dec. 19, 2014.

  • Mobile app to diagnose head injuries scores FDA clearance

    Dec 22, 2014

    The new Defense Automated Neurobehavioral Assessment is a mobile phone-based application designed to help medical providers identify cases of traumatic brain injury in almost any setting, which may help clinicians diagnose a patient in as little as five minutes.

  • Fort Leonard Wood at forefront of integrating human dimension into training

    Dec 17, 2014

    The Army is at a reflection point in history where technology and superior equipment have evened out, and the importance of the human dimension is paramount.

  • Leading Army researcher: Future of autonomous vehicles

    Dec 16, 2014

    Army Technology Magazine interviewed Paul D. Rogers, director of the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center at the Detroit Arsenal in Warren, Michigan. Rogers provides executive management to deliver advanced technology solutions for all Department of Defense ground systems and combat support equipment.

  • Intelligence center develops DCGS-A tactical engagement teams to support mission command

    Dec 16, 2014

    As the Army implements the new Army Operating Concept, the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence developed the tactical engagement team concept to bring Distributed Common Ground System-Army subject matter experts to the operational Soldier, in support of mission command.

  • U.S. Army Command and General Staff College graduates 330

    Dec 16, 2014

    More than 330 officers graduated from the U.S. Army Command and General Staff Officer Course here Friday, Dec. 12. The graduating class includes mid-career officers from all American armed forces as well as 47 international officers.

  • Social network safety: How to protect your identity online

    Dec 15, 2014

    As a result of recent world events and a continual effort to protect the force, special agents with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command's Computer Crime Investigative Unit, are strongly recommending that anyone affiliated with the U.S. military, review their social media accounts to make sure they are using the best security settings to protect their online profiles.

  • Soldier uniforms may one day detect, neutralize biological threats

    Dec 15, 2014

    Scientists at the Army Research Laboratory have developed and are producing in small batches synthetic peptides they believe will serve as great replacements for animal-grown antibodies currently used to detect biological hazards.

  • Air Defense Artillery School welcomes new command sergeant major

    Dec 12, 2014

    The Air Defense Artillery School honored Command Sgt. Maj. Jerome Wiggins and Command Sgt. Maj. Harold Lincoln during a change of responsiblity ceremony Dec. 2, at Snow Hall.

  • 214th Fires Brigade inducts NCOs

    Dec 12, 2014

    Soldiers, families and friends of the 214th Fires Brigade gathered Dec. 2 in Sheridan Theater to support and recognize the achievements of 14 newly promoted sergeants in a noncommissioned officer induction ceremony.

  • Mentoring program prepares future leaders

    Dec 12, 2014

    A mentoring program to enhance both personal and professional growth has been established at the Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center.

  • Fort Sill selects instructors, curriculum developers of year

    Dec 12, 2014

    Fort Sill recognized its 2014 instructors and curriculum developers of the year Dec. 9, at Snow Hall.

  • Army, NGA leaders discuss geospatial systems integration and development of the AGE

    Dec 12, 2014

    ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 12, 2014-- Members of the U.S. Army Geospatial-Enterprise Governance Board convened Monday at the Pentagon for their initial meeting of fiscal year 2015 to review the latest efforts being undertaken to tackle geospatial interoperability and the development of a network enabled geospatial enterprise despite growing fiscal challenges and reductions in the force structure.

  • PEO Aviation has more milestones on horizon

    Dec 12, 2014

    The Program Executive Office for Aviation looks back at some of the highlights in 2014 and has their sights set for more milestone achievements in 2015.

  • Load out and fly away; validation exercise

    Dec 12, 2014

    JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii -- Soldiers from Company A, 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division and airmen from the 535th Airlift Squadron, 15th Wing conduct a load out and fly away validation exercise Dec. 10 on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam using two M1126 Strykers and a C-17 Aircraft as part of the 25th ID Contingency Response Force mission.

  • FLW first in DoD to use UV water purifying system

    Dec 11, 2014

    Fort Leonard Wood is the first Department of Defense installation within the continental United States to use an ultraviolet light treatment system for drinking water purification, according to the post's Directorate of Public Works.

  • CBRN specialists offer expertise in Taiwan

    Dec 11, 2014

    A contingent of Soldiers from the U.S. Army's Chemical Regiment at Fort Leonard Wood traveled to Taiwan for an exchange that focused on decontamination and curriculum development.

  • Fort Leonard Wood's new SHARP Resource Center provides support, services

    Dec 11, 2014

    The Maneuver Support Center of Excellence is scheduled to officially open its new Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Resource Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. Dec. 19 in Building 315.

  • USAMMA Works with Software Company to Develop Concussion-Detecting App

    Dec 11, 2014

    The U.S. Army Medical Materiel Agency, an element of the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, has begun a collaborative research agreement with Contect, Inc., a software company working to develop a self-named mobile app that will provide a quick and simple way to detect concussions.

  • NCOES instructors wear distinct badge

    Dec 11, 2014

    Maneuver Support Center of Excellence Noncommissioned Officers Academy instructors are the first of their profession on Fort Leonard Wood to wear their own distinct Basic Army Instructor Badge.

  • CSA makes first visit to Huachuca, learns of post's unique capabilities

    Dec 11, 2014

    Fort Huachuca, Arizona, leadership hosted Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Ray Odierno for his first-ever visit to the southwest desert post, Dec. 8-9, 2014, highlighting the unique capabilities found at the post, which support the new Army Operating Concept, leader development and the future of the Army.

  • Chandler addresses Soldiers' drawdown concerns in final visit to Afghanistan as SMA

    Dec 11, 2014

    Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler III took one last chance to talk about the future of the Army in an era of fiscal uncertainty with Soldiers deployed to Bagram Airfield and other locations in Afghanistan, Dec. 10, 2014, in his final visit to Afghanistan, before he retires, and Command Sgt. Maj. Daniel Dailey becomes the 15th sergeant major of the Army early next year.

  • Dental assistant program helps FLW spouses create mobile careers

    Dec 11, 2014

    The Red Cross dental assistant program is helping the Fort Leonard Wood community by providing experience to local students and qualified dental assistants to the installation.

  • FBI warns: Use caution when traveling

    Dec 11, 2014

    FORT SILL, Okla. -- Based on recent extremist attacks targeting Canadian military, the FBI has posted a bulletin warning U.S. service members to use caution when traveling for the holidays.

  • Briefings prepare Soldiers for Victory Block Leave

    Dec 11, 2014

    More than 8,500 and Soldiers-in-training and cadre members attended the Victory Block Leave consolidated safety briefings, Dec. 5 and 6 at Fort Jackson's Solomon Center.

  • 369th uses virtual system for marksmanship training in BOLC

    Dec 11, 2014

    Soldiers assigned to the 369th Adjutant General Battalion, Basic Officer Leaders Course had the opportunity to be the first to test a pilot program for Basic Rifle Marksmanship, or BRM, via the Virtual Battle Space 3, or VBS3, program Monday.

  • Former Army Ebola Researcher Named a Time Magazine 2014 'Person of the Year'

    Dec 11, 2014

    Time magazine named the "Ebola fighters" as their 2014 'Person of Year' Dec. 10, highlighting among others Dr. Thomas Geisbert, a virologist formerly with the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases who conducted some of the first trials of the drug TKM-Ebola.

  • NCOA gives JROTC a taste of Army training

    Dec 11, 2014

    From Iron Aviator to Iron Soldier to Iron Squad, Fort Rucker runs its share of Soldier competitions, but the installation and up-and-coming, future Soldiers may be competing in the Iron Cadet Challenge.

  • Army engineer receives research scholars award

    Dec 10, 2014

    Army scientists and engineers provide significant support to programs that focus on the future of science, technology, engineering and mathematics research careers and the students who hope to one day fill those positions.

  • Another 100,000 troops on road to civilian employment

    Dec 5, 2014

    As more Soldiers prepare to transition out of the Army, private-sector businesses continue to make the pledge to put those experienced Service members to work.