SecArmy discusses ‘extraordinary year’ for Army, future challenges
“Today’s Army must ask hard questions,” said Secretary of the Army Christine E. Wormuth during her first keynote address to kick off the Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting and Exposition. “I am not convinced we have fully thought our way through all of the challenges we face in the future.”
The Army War College honored Dr. Ron Granieri for excellence in scholarship for the academic year 2021
The Army War College honored Dr. Ron Granieri for excellence in scholarship for the academic year 2021.
Author examines the new narrative of the Asia-Pacific War
Mr. Frank examines how a new narrative of the Asia-Pacific War arose in recent decades. This new narrative commenced with the work of historians primarily in the Peoples Republic of China during the post Mao Zedong era, and was enhanced by the release of Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek’s diaries.
AUSA 2021 - America’s Army and its People, Transforming for the Future
The annual Association of the United States Army is scheduled for Oct. 11–13 in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington D.C. On-site registration will open 8 a.m., 8 October at the center.
COVID-19 Vaccinations now mandatory for DoD Civilian Employees & Service members
To ensure the health and safety of the federal workforce and members of the public with whom they interact, the Defense Dept. published guidance, Oct. 1, 2021, that all DoD civilian employees are to become fully vaccinated by Nov. 22, 2021.
Carlisle Barracks to host virtual Retiree Appreciation Day on Facebook Oct. 16
Carlisle Barracks will live-stream its 47th Annual Retiree Appreciation Day on the Garrison Commander’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/USAGCarlisleBarracksGC on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Educate the next military, civilian and international leaders
The Army War College is now accepting applications for two significant positions in the Department of Military Strategy, Planning and Operations. Both positions have a close out date of Nov. 11, 2021, are open to the public and can be found on USAJOBS.gov.
SHARP resources now available to Army civilians
The director of the Army Resilience Directorate, James Helis, recently announced new policies extending SHARP resources to Army civilians.
War Colleges students experience Gettysburg in an entirely new way
Each year, Army War College students go to Gettysburg and get an entirely new—strategic—perspective on the three-day battle in an interactive educational experience.
Commandant Sends--Carlisle Barracks shifts to HPCon BRAVO+
On Wednesday, 29 September, the health readiness posture rises to HPCon BRAVO+ for Carlisle Barracks.
Liaison officers assist Afghan evacuees during transition
Operation Allies Welcome is underway and Task Force Eagle is providing medical, social services, religious services, job placement, community support and transportation for Afghans and their families to help them safely resettle in the United States.
US, NATO, Ukraine enhance interoperability with Rapid Trident exercise
Allied and partner service members from 15 nations officially started Rapid Trident 21, an annual Ukrainian-led, American-assisted training exercise, Sept. 20, with an opening ceremony at Central City Stadium, near Yavoriv, Ukraine.