There are more than 20 million living veterans throughout the United States, from our Greatest Generation to our recent heroes coming home from Afghanistan and Iraq. And yet, there is no single monument or museum dedicated to the Veteran’s experience. Continue reading National Veterans Memorial and Museum to Open October 27
Serving in the Air National Guard is often a family tradition. Many people follow in the footsteps of their grandparents, parents, or siblings, and sometimes serve alongside them.
Continue reading Air Guard Twins Serve Together for Nearly 20 Years
PENSACOLA, Fla. – Musician 1st Class Henry Johns, of Huntington Beach, California, performs with the U.S. Navy Band Country Current at the historic Saenger Theater in Pensacola, Florida.
Continue reading Sailor Spotlight! Huntington Beach, CA sailor performs with U.S. Navy Band
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (NNS) – Melissa Ensey, of Lebanon, Missouri, had no idea how significant the trip would become when she got in the car with her son, Curtis Abbott, to go explore his career options at several military recruiting stations. Continue reading Missouri Mother and Son Enlist in Navy Together
Everyone knows that Dr. Mae Jemison was the first African American woman to travel into space – but many don’t know that an African American woman “suited her up”. McDougle was Jemison’s suit tech for the historic mission STS-47 aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavor September 12, 1992. Continue reading Sharon Caples McDougle is somewhat of a “hidden figure”
Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced the appointment of two highly-qualified and independent Directors to its Board of Directors: Mark Fields, former President and Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Company, and Kornelis (Neil) Smit, Vice Chairman of Comcast Corporation. Continue reading Qualcomm Appoints Mark Fields and Kornelis Smit to its Board of Directors
If you’re making the military-to-civilian transition, there are a number of benefits to working for the federal government. If you have been separated or retired from military service for a while and working in the civilian world, you know things are different on the outside. Continue reading Working for the federal government
SAN PEDRO, Calif. – Featuring black-and-white to modern-era films, LA Fleet Week® 2018 presented by Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan on Amazon Prime Video will include a Labor Day Weekend Navy Film Festival at the iconic Warner Grand Theatre in downtown San Pedro. Continue reading La Fleet Week 2018 Navy Film Festival To Celebrate 100 Years Of Navy In Hollywood
PEARL HARBOR – A 2011 El Toro High School graduate and Lake Forest, California, native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of the world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise known as the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC).
Continue reading Lake Forest, CA native participates in world’s largest international maritime warfare exercise
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta announced the award of 163 Homeless Veterans’ Reintegration Program (HVRP) grants totaling $47,600,000. This funding will provide workforce reintegration services to more than 18,000 homeless veterans.
Continue reading U.S. Department of Labor Announces Award of $47,600,000 In Training Grants to Help Homeless Veterans Re-enter the Workforce