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Joint Base San Antonio
The Premier Installation In The Department Of Defense
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Leaders planning for the Army of 2030
October 18, 2022
— As the Army comes out of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan and refocuses on the pacing challenge of China and the acute threat posed by Russia, Army leaders are directing the most significant reorganization and technical innovation since the end of the Cold War — ensuring our adversaries cannot outrange or outpace us on traditional battlefields, or the new frontiers of space and cyberspace. The world is changing, and the Army is changing with it...
Leaders to discuss improvements to Army quality of life, 'People First' efforts
September 27, 2022
— A panel of experts will publicly discuss the Army’s improvements to quality of life for Soldiers and Families and efforts to prevent harmful and violent behaviors, at the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting and Expo Oct. 10, 2022...
Army offers $40K to recruits who ship quick
August 25, 2022
— The Army has increased the “quick ship” bonus from $35,000 to $40,000 in all career fields for new recruits...
DAF launches program to issue pregnant members free maternity uniforms
June 16, 2022
— The Department of the Air Force will soon launch the Maternity Uniform Pilot Program which will temporarily issue free maternity uniform items to pregnant Airmen and Guardians at 10 bases. Joint Base San Antonio is included in that list...
Basura Bash returns to clean up San Antonio, JBSA waterways
February 24, 2022
— After a year off due to COVID-19, the largest, single-day watershed litter pickup in Texas returned Feb. 19, and Joint Base San Antonio members came out in full force to participate...
Interpretative marker for Houston Riot graves unveiled at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
February 23, 2022
— After 105 years, Soldiers of the 24th Infantry Regiment, who were involved in the Houston Riot of 1917, were recognized with an interpretative marker during an unveiling ceremony held at the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 22, 2022...
Secretary of the Army: Message to the force
February 10, 2022
— Whether it is defending the country at home or overseas, our nation counts on the United States Army to be the first line of defense...
Army budget request targets personnel, readiness, modernization efforts
June 7, 2021
— The Army recently released its $173 billion budget proposal for fiscal year 2022, with a deliberate decision to fund people initiatives, readiness goals, and modernization efforts with a $3.6 billion reduction from last year's enacted budget...
Army's virtual recruiting event eyes diverse talent
July 2, 2020
— The Army National Hiring Days, an ambitious three-day hiring windfall looking to draw more than 10,000 recruits, launched June 30. The first-ever event is designed to redress end-strength setbacks caused by the COVID-19 pandemic after much of the Army paused earlier this year, said Gen. Paul E. Funk II, the commanding officer of the Army Training and Doctrine Command...
Army’s new Civilian Implementation Plan emphasizes talent management
June 18, 2020
— The Army is improving the way it acquires, develops, employs and retains its civilian workforce under the new Civilian Implementation Plan, or CIP...
Army to go virtual with its annual birthday events
June 11, 2020
— As much of the Army remains under pandemic safety restrictions, the service will turn to the virtual realm this week to pay tribute to the 245th anniversary of the establishment of the U.S. Army, June 14, 1775...
Army offering up to $30k for active duty PSYOP specialists
June 10, 2020
— The U.S. Army is seeking qualified individuals to serve as active duty psychological operations specialists and is offering signing bonuses up to $30,000 or student loan repayment up to $65,000, depending on the length of the term of service and the training ship date. ...
U.S. Army aims to hire 10,000 new Soldiers during three-day event
June 3, 2020
— The U.S. Army is kicking off its first nationwide virtual hiring campaign June 30 through July 2 with a goal of recruiting 10,000 new Soldiers to serve in 150 different occupations. Army National Hiring Days is an all-Army effort to inspire individuals across the nation to “Join Us.” ...
Soldiers sound off to Army leadership in new survey
May 11, 2020
— The Army launched a new survey that allows Soldiers to voice their concerns directly and anonymously to Army leadership...
DOD, Department of the Air Force take steps to protect military families moving during COVID-19
May 7, 2020
— Under the new standards, moving industry personnel must adhere to all Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 health protection protocols while in the service member’s residence. That means moving personnel must wear face coverings, clean frequently touched surfaces and sanitize their hands often. They must also minimize the number of personnel at the member’s residence in order to meet social distancing requirements...
The Army Vision: Behind the 10-year plan to help the Army win today's and tomorrow's battles
June 7, 2018
— "Our competitors are seeking to alter global strategic realities for their own benefit, often at the expense of the U.S. interests and those of our allies and partners," Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark Esper said in his opening statement to the House Appropriations Committee on the posture of the U.S. Army, March 20...
Painting honors local medical officer lost at Pentagon on 9/11
May 19, 2018
— Army Lt. Col. Karen J. Wagner was one of the 125 people killed during the 9/11 attacks on the Pentagon in 2001. She was serving at her position of medical personnel officer in the Office of the Army Surgeon General and Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel on that tragic day...
Army secretary: basic training might be lengthened
April 5, 2018
— The Army wants Soldiers who complete basic combat training and advanced individual training to be ready to deploy “on day one” once they reach their units, said Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper. As such, the Army is considering lengthening training so that new Soldiers are better indoctrinated into Army culture and values, are physically fit, and technically and tactically more proficient, he said. ...
Drill Sergeants back at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
March 15, 2018
— Next time you see Army Soldiers marching on Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston you may notice something different; Drill Sergeants, complete with campaign hats and badges...
CORBT summit provides joint services insights on recruit basic training
November 17, 2017
— Representatives from all five branches of the U. S. armed forces, members from British Armed Forces and Australian Defence Force, held a Council on Recruit Basic Training summit Nov. 8-10 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland...