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Advocate Updates

  • Changing Lives at Home and Abroad

    U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers Put their Skills to Work for Underserved Communities U.S. Army Reserve Maj. John Endow didn’t know what to expect when he READ MORE >

  • Don Nelson, National Society of Black Engineers

    Q: Can you briefly describe NSBE and its mission? A: The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was founded READ MORE >

  • Army Medicine Delivers Benefits to Global Health

    Infectious diseases pose a significant and persistent threat to the U.S. Army force protection and readiness. While the primary mission of Army medical research is READ MORE >

Advocate Spotlight

  • Khanh Vu

    Khanh Vu, Executive Director of Society of Asian Scientists & Engineers (SASE), discusses the mission of SASE,  the organization’s partnership with the Army and the benefits of a STEM education for today’s youth.

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Army Stories

  • Looking for courage

    September 9, 2016 | Angie Velez

    Hi, i am a 34 year old mom of four children. I always have looked forward to work for the government in the law enforcement field. Unfortunately, I haven't been succesful. I never made the decision to join the army because I thought there was s... READ MORE >

  • Joining the Military

    August 15, 2016 | Captain Bryan Pederson

    For me, joining the military was something that kind of came out of nowhere? I received some information about the Navy and the Army and reviewed it. The pressure was on in March of 2001 from the recruiter to join and I stepped into the military.... READ MORE >

  • Introduction

    August 4, 2016 | Captain Bryan Pederson

    I joined the Minnesota Army National Guard on March 2nd, 2001 at the age of 17. I wanted to do something with my life that would be meaningful and the opportunity to attend college and have a part time job seemed interesting. I was asked by a fri... READ MORE >