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DoD: Military blood program director urges generosity

Posted January 10, 2014 by Jim Garamone

WASHINGTON — The director of the Armed Services Blood Program wants all service members to be part of a new arms race. Col. Richard McBride wants service members to roll up their sleeves and donate blood to help fellow service members and their Families. Historically, blood levels shrink around the holidays, and since 1970, January…

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Congress told Army needs another BRAC round

Posted March 21, 2014 by Gary Sheftick

WASHINGTON — The Army has excess infrastructure that is expensive to maintain. Under a tight budget, funds used to maintain that infrastructure could be better spent on Soldier readiness, officials told lawmakers, Wednesday. Katherine Hammack, assistant secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment, testified before the House Appropriations Committee, subcommittee on military construction,…

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Mama Bear, two cubs rescued on fort with peaceful ending

Posted June 13, 2014 by Maranda Flynn

Photos by Sgt. 1st Class Kristine Smedley A female bear watches wildlife officials from a tree on Fort Huachuca June 6. A Civilian worker sighted it and two cubs on Christy Avenue while on his way to work that morning. What started off as a typical morning for Fort Huachuca personnel quickly changed when a…

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Military Intelligence – Moment in MI history

Posted August 8, 2014 by Ruth Quinn, Staff Historian

“V” in Vieler stands for Valor; career has unusual twists As the U.S. Army Intelligence Center of Excellence historians prepare to launch a new Military Intelligence Hall of Fame website and modernize the Hall of Fame display in Alvarado Hall, it is our hope that we can reintroduce to the MI Corps some of the…

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Army scientists energize battery research

Posted June 7, 2012 by Story and photo by David McNally

ADELPHI, Md. — Army scientists are squeezing more power from batteries by developing new methods and materials with incredible results. “Our battery group has recently developed some new materials that could potentially increase…

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Pararescuemen jump in, train at Fort Huachuca

Posted August 9, 2012 by Story and photos by Natalie Lakosil

The 48th Rescue Squadron from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base conducted training jumps last week at Fort Huachuca’s East Range.

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Military Intelligence – this week in history: November 1, 2012

Posted November 8, 2012 by

USAICoE Historical Document Collection This is one of the many training products developed for use at the CIC Training School, Chicago, in the early 1940s. CIC School established in Chicago Nov. 10, 1941 The Military Intelligence Division of the US Army established its first substantive school for counterintelligence at the Army War College, Fort McNair,…

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DOD, VA improve online access to benefits information

Posted February 1, 2013 by Department of Veterans Affairs News Release

WASHINGTON — The Defense and Veterans Affairs departments have released improvements to the functionality of eBenefits, a joint, self-service Web portal that provides registered users with secure online information and access to a variety of benefits resources for service members and veterans. “The increasing capabilities of eBenefits give veterans and service members greater flexibility in…

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Resources available for employees impacted by furlough

Posted March 29, 2013 by ASA M&RA

WASHINGTON – Senior Army leaders recognize that members of the civilian workforce may face financial hardship in the event of a furlough. This financial resource article provides links to useful information that may assist in dealing with the financial situation resulting from a furlough. One of the first documents to review is your current Earnings…

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Military Intelligence – this week in history

Posted June 7, 2013 by USAICoE Command History Office

For the Counter Intelligence Corps, or CIC, the events of June 6, 1944, marked the beginning of a vital assignment that thrust its agents into every phase of the 336-day drive across Europe.

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