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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Odierno, Dailey emphasize trust at Army's SHARP Academy
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno and Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey spoke with students of the Sexual Harassment and Assault Response Program's, or SHARP's, baseline certification course at the SHARP Academy on Fort Leavenworth, Feb. 26. More...
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
McHugh details sequestration dangers, talks Army priorities
If sequestration triggers this year it will affect every person and mission the U.S. Army has, Army Secretary John McHugh said during a Defense Writer's Group breakfast, Feb. 25. More...
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers maintains Arctic air base supporting national security
It's 9 p.m. and 2 degrees in Thule Air Base located in the northwestern corner of Greenland in the Arctic Circle. A team of engineers from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are haggard after a long overnight flight that was followed by a day of visiting pr More...
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Female Soldier successfully completes 2nd pre-Ranger course
A female first lieutenant from Fort Carson, Colorado, who flies Apache helicopters, successfully completed all course requirements of the second gender-integrated Ranger Training Assessment Course, or RTAC, which ended this week. More...
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Army gathers feedback on potential force reductions at Fort Benning
Army leaders provided an update on potential personnel reductions at Fort Benning and gathered feedback from the community during a listening session in front of a crowd of more than 500 people, Feb. 18, at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center. More...
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Course aims to improve marksmanship across Army
In June 2014, during the Maneuver Warfighter Conference, Maj. Gen. Scott Miller, commanding general of the Maneuver Center of Excellence, or MCoE, addressed an area many leaders in the operational Army had expressed concerns about - marksmanship. More...
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Regional adaptive sports trials begin
More than 50 wounded, injured and ill Service members from five military installations converged on Fort Belvoir, Feb. 9-13, to compete in the first of several regional-level sporting events, which will determine which athletes will advance to the Army tr More...
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Army prepares for upcoming Twilight Tattoo season
The 2015 Twilight Tattoo showcase will begin April 29 and run through Aug. 19, every Wednesday with the exception of July 1. The 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and The U.S. Army Band 'Pershing's Own,' will support Independence Day celebrations More...
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Experts say more needs to be done to combat assaults on males
Experts at the Army's Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Summit, Feb. 19, urged Army leaders to reach out to male victims of sexual assault, saying people must not look at sexual violence as exclusively a women's issue. More...
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EST
Bystanders need to protect victims of sexual predators, Soldiers say
Victims of sexual assault who reported what happened faced disbelief and retaliation from others, according to five Soldiers who spoke to dozens of general officers, including the Army chief of staff. More...
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