Alumni Share: Leveraging your Boren experience with Joshua Rand-Castillo

In this episode Mr. Joshua-Rand Castillo a former Boren scholar to China will discuss his experience transitioning from Active Duty Military to the field of International Development. We will also discuss perspectives on transitioning between sectors within federal government, how best to leverage your Boren experience and hiring authorities to hiring officials.

Importance of Language & Culture in the Military with Larry Rentz

In this episode, we discuss experiences joining and being successful in the Military with Mr. Larry Rentz. Larry is a 28-year Military Police Army Officer and Former Department Chair and Professor of Military Science and Leadership (Army ROTC) at the University of Maryland.

West Virginia Guardsman graduates Arabic course in Qatar

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A bilateral affairs officer of the West Virginia National Guard recently graduated from a three-week basic Arabic course offered at the Qatar Armed Forces Language Institute in Al Sheehaniya, Qatar.

Soldiers stationed in Poland share experiences with local scouts

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U.S. Army Soldiers from the Alaska National Guard, as well as Army Reserve Soldiers from Puerto Rico and Missouri, spent a recent July afternoon engaging with Polish scouts at Camp Watra near Osieczów, Poland.

Camp Zama medical translator pays it forward, assists English-speaking patients in Japan

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Read about Yuko Sano, a medical translator at Camp Zama in Japan.

Project GO alum honored for work as cadet during COVID-19

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2nd Lt. Lauren Shappell, Project GO and CULP alumnus, was honored for her work as a cadet during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Combined U.S.-German COVID response efforts make a difference

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The U.S. forces in the Kaiserslautern area of Germany are working together with local German officials to monitor coronavirus cases and serve the community.

Florida Army Guard Partners with Guyana Defense Force to Strengthen Military Medical Readiness

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A Florida Army Guard team traveled to Guyana last December to train medics in the country’s defense force and coast guard.

Community Outreach and Education in Kosovo

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Soldiers assigned to Kosovo recently hosted an education forum with the Women for Women organization.

Camp Zama class teaches basics of ‘ikebana,’ the art of Japanese flower arranging

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Students at the Camp Zama Arts and Crafts Center recently had the chance to learn the Japanese art of ikebana, or flower arranging.