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Desert University is an initiative allowing Soldiers to achieve educational goals while stationed at the NTC and Fort Irwin

Posted September 27, 2012 by Education Center

The Education Center (building 1020) computer lab is available for Soldiers taking college courses under “DU.” “Desert University” is not a school, but an education initiative implemented through National Training Center Policy Letter 14. “DU” allows a Soldier two days a week, between Monday and Thursday, during the hours of 3 – 6 p.m., to…

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Chapel Congregations Contribute To Thanksgiving Holiday Basket Drive

Posted November 1, 2012 by Staff Writer NTC and Fort Irwin

On October 14th, all Fort Irwin Chapel congregations received a designated offered for FMWR’s upcoming Thanksgiving Food Basket program.

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Holiday depression help

Posted December 6, 2012 by Serina Viers

As the holidays approach, people generally look forward to spending time with family and friends, taking a few days off of work, and just enjoying the season. Unfortunately for some Service Members and their Families, the holiday season is nothing more than a reminder of how they will miss these very opportunities. Distance from extended…

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Motorcycle preparation: mental and metal

Posted April 5, 2013 by Art Powell

Preparing for a motorcycle ride requires more than checking the bike — it also demands mental preparation.

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Parent to Parent to host reading workshop, book exchange

Posted September 6, 2013 by Karen Knott

The Fort Irwin Parent to Parent team and the Post Library are offering parents a chance to exchange gently used books their kids have outgrown for “new” ones.

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Fort Irwin Boy Scouts step up during planned power outage

Posted December 6, 2013 by Gustavo Bahena

The National Training Center and Fort Irwin underwent a planned power outage Nov. 16, and sticking around that Saturday to provide a helping hand to the community was Boy Scout Troop 67.

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Fort Irwin homeschool students learn about Native American Indian culture, insects, tortoises

Posted April 4, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

Living or working on Fort Irwin puts its community well into the desert, but it also provides a great opportunity to learn about the unique environment of the Mojave.

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Thrive while you’re here, feel proud after leaving

Posted July 3, 2014 by Col. Jon Braga,

If you’ve recently arrived to the National Training Center and Fort Irwin – welcome! And if you are departing to serve at another great duty station – feel proud of having contributed to the mission of maintaining and strengthening our nation’s security.

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IMCOM command sergeant major visits Fort Irwin

Posted October 3, 2014 by Gustavo Bahena

Gustavo Bahena Fort Irwin USAG Commander Col. Jon Braga points to an illustration of the installation’s future new hospital while speaking with Command Sgt. Maj. Jeffrey Hartless, of United States Army Installation Management Command, Aug. 19. The command sergeant major for United States Army Installation Management Command, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, visited this fort, Aug….

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Energy transformed into support for Soldiers, families

Posted January 9, 2015 by Leslie Ozawa

“It started as a personal gesture eight years ago,” said Bridget Blehm...

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