Rock Island CCDC CBC Employees Expand Horizons in Mentor Program

Story by Richard M Arndt on 08/09/2019 Seventeen U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC) Chemical Biological Center employees at Rock Island Arsenal recently completed a three-month journey of self-assessment and leadership skills as they graduated from the first Mentoring Program held at the Center's Illinois site. The program pair
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Faces of the Force: Kevin Kirkwood

Trust the process by Susan L. Follett Let's be clear: An aerostat is more than just a blimp. Explaining that is a task that often falls to Kevin Kirkwood, deputy product lead for Aerostats within the Program Executive Office for Intelligence, Electronic Warfare and Sensors (PEO IEW&S). Kirkwood leads a
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Huntsville Center program procures mobile, containerized supercomputer for Defense Department

Story by William Farrow on 07/30/2019 HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--The U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, Facility Technology Integration, High Performance Computing Program recently procured a new supercomputer that will serve users from all of the services and agencies of the Department of Defense. The $12 million contract provides for a
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Army public health experts offer Ten-Miler tips to beat heat while training

Story by Douglas Holl on 07/29/2019 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. For many runners, slogging along in the hot sun is a quick way to shut down a good training run. Before heading to the shade, keep in mind that the best training involves running in conditions one may face i
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Bring your data

We have to know what we know, not what we think we know. Above the door to my office is this expression: "IN GOD WE TRUSTEVERYONE ELSE BRING DATA." I didn't come up with this idea, but I use it a lot. When it comes to talent management and workforce
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Military sleep experts say runners need to get woke about optimizing their Zs while training

Story by Douglas Holl on 07/24/2019 ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. Training for a demanding race like the Army 10-miler requires focus, determination and solid nine to 10 hours of sleep every night, according to sleep experts at Walter Reed Army Institute of Research and the Army Office of the Surgeo
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