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VIP tour gets update on JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Child Development Center repairs
Jennifer Couch (right), assistant director of the Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Child Development Center, speaks with  Isaac Jalkanen, a staff member from the office of U.S. Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas). Lt. Col. Brian Strickland, 502nd Civil Engineer Group deputy commander, also provided an update on repairs being made to the JBSA-Fort Sam Houston CDC during a VIP tour visiting the base Oct. 12.
Oct. 15, 2021 - Lt. Col. Brian Strickland, 502nd Civil Engineer Group deputy commander, provided an update on repairs being made to the Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Child Development Center, or CDC, to a VIP tour visiting the base...

MEDCoE hosts interactive display at 2021 AUSA Annual Meeting
U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence Command Sgt. Maj. Clark Charpentier (left) stops by to observe TC3X demonstrations with MEDCoE kiosk lead Master Sgt. Kaleb Twilligear Oct. 13. MEDCoE provided a participatory experience for attendees during the Association of the United States Army’s, or AUSA’s, Annual Meeting, Oct. 11-13. Hundreds of Army senior leaders, industry leaders and other interested AUSA participants stopped by the MEDCoE kiosk for a fully interactive demonstration that highlighted the Tactical Combat Casualty Care Exportable, or TC3X, mannequin, offering an opportunity to see the simulation capabilities in action during live, hands-on exhibitions.
Oct. 15, 2021 - The U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence, or MEDCoE, provided a participatory experience for attendees during the Association of the United States Army, or AUSA, Annual Meeting during the three-day event from Oct. 11-13...

Partnership assists service members transitioning from military service
Brig. Gen. Caroline S. Miller, 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio commander, and Adam Hamilton, president and chief executive officer of Southwest Research Institute, shake hands after signing a memorandum of understanding during the Public-Public, Public-Private meeting Oct. 14, 2021, at the Alamo Area Council of Governments. The MOU establishes an official Air Force Community Partnership for providing internships to service members transitioning from military service.
Oct. 15, 2021 - A memorandum of understanding to establish an official Air Force Community Partnership between the 502nd Air Base Wing and Southwest Research Institute, or SwRI, was ceremoniously signed during the Public-Public,...

New workshop to teach career, entrepreneurial skills to military spouses, JBSA members
The workshop, “Portable Careers and Entrepreneurship,” will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 5. It is a free and virtual workshop that will be facilitated by subject matter experts from the Small Business Administration, the USO, a veteran who owns several businesses in the community and the JBSA M&FRC financial readiness program. Registration deadline is Nov. 4.
Oct. 15, 2021 - Military spouses can learn about resources and opportunities that can help them change careers or transfer their job skills each time they go through a permanent change of station, or PCS, status, through a new workshop being...

470th Military Intelligence Brigade member named U.S. Army Soldier of the Year
U.S. Army Spc. Justin Earnhart, 470th Military Intelligence Brigade, pulls security while wearing a joint service general purpose mask during an exercise in the Army Futures Command Best Warrior Competition at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, June 9 2021. The Best Warrior Competition evaluates a Soldier’s physical ability, tactical performance and knowledge of Army regulations. (This photo was edited from its original version)
Oct. 15, 2021 - Former Army specialist, now Sgt. Justin J. Earnhart, assigned to the 470th Military Intelligence Brigade, was named the U.S. Army Soldier of the Year Oct. 11 during the Association of the United States Army’s annual meeting...

BAMC nurse helps rescue child after car crashed into house
Oct. 15, 2021 - A Brooke Army Medical Center nurse jumped into action Oct. 7, rescuing a toddler after a car careened into the child’s home...

TRICARE podcast returns with focus on TRICARE For Life
TRICARE launches a new “Get to Know TRICARE?” podcast series about TRICARE For Life (TFL). If you're a retired service member or have eligible family members who will turn 65 soon, tune in to the TRICARE podcast for helpful information about TFL and how it works.
Oct. 15, 2021 - Are you ready to listen to a new season of “Get to Know TRICARE?” If so, we’ve got more episodes headed your way. “Get to Know TRICARE” is a podcast we launched this year to help you learn more about your TRICARE benefit...
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