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  1. September sergeant, staff sergeant names announced

    The Army announced on Friday the sergeant and staff sergeant list for September.

    • Aug. 22, 2014
  2. September senior NCO promotions announced

    Congratulations to the Regular Army senior noncommissioned officers who will be promoted to sergeant major, master sergeant and sergeant first class in September.

    • Aug. 22, 2014
  3. N.Y. Guard gets new senior soldier

    The New York Army National Guard is getting a new senior soldier who serves as the top enlisted person in the organization.

    • Aug. 15, 2014
  4. Army pulls list of names for CSM, SGM key billets

    The nominative command sergeant major and sergeant major key billet selection list that was released Aug.

    • Aug. 13, 2014
  5. The Army is partnering with General Motors and Raytheon to help soldiers go from active-duty mechanics to work for GM. Sgt. Margaret Taylor / Army

    New apprenticeship for GM jobs

    The Army has launched a new apprenticeship program aimed at helping transitioning vets score solid jobs at General Motors dealerships.

    • Aug. 11, 2014
  6. School of Advanced Military Studies grads earn the title 'Jedi Knight.'  Lucasfilm Ltd.

    Applications open for School of Advanced Military Studies

    Applications are being accepted for the School of Advanced Military Studies course that begins in June 2015.

    • Aug. 10, 2014
  7. An AIT platoon sergeant, representing the U.S. Signal Center of Excellence, communicates via radio during the 2012 Advanced Individual Training Platoon Sergeant of the Year competition. AIT platoon sergeants are trained to be 'masters of formations.' Stephanie Slater/Army

    Army's new program elevates role of AIT platoon sgts.

    The Army is looking to strengthen the ranks of its Advanced Individual Training platoon sergeants by beefing up training and boosting promotion potential, making the job an awesome career move for a noncommissioned officer looking to advance in the ranks.

    • Aug. 9, 2014
  8. The names are out for NCOs selected for SGM

    Here are the Selection, Training and Promotion lists for the Regular Army and Active Guard and Reserve. Note: the list shows everyone who was considered, and the soldiers selected to advance to schooling are indicated within the list.

    • Aug. 8, 2014
  9. SGM training, selection board lists due out this week

    Results of the Regular Army and Active Guard and Reserve (Army Reserve) sergeant major training and selection boards that met in June will be released Friday.

    • Aug. 5, 2014
  10. A broadcast specialist interviews a paratrooper at Fort Bragg, N.C. This public affairs job is among several hot MOSs that could earn you an instant promotion to sergeant. Staff Sgt. Osvaldo Equite/Army

    Instant promotions: Switch jobs and make sergeant, staff sergeant

    Seven priority MOSs have been approved for automatic promotions to sergeant and staff sergeant for qualified soldiers of the Regular Army.

    • Aug. 4, 2014
  11. Sources: Officer, enlisted force-outs to increase

    The officer corps may not have seen the last of the involuntary separation and early retirement boards that so far have cut short the careers of some 1,700 Regular Army captains and majors.

    • Jul. 29, 2014
  12. An Army of 420K means involuntary separations

    If the Army has to drop to 420,000, you can expect the involuntary separations of enlisted and officers to continue.

    • Jul. 28, 2014
  13. A CID special agent uses a bright light in processing a crime scene. Jeffrey Castro / Army Criminal Investigation Comma

    CID looking for new special agents

    U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command is putting out a dragnet for new special agents.

    • Jul. 27, 2014
  14. 1,877 NCOs to move up in August

    The Army plans to promote 1,877 NCO to the ranks of sergeant though sergeant major in August, which is 82 more than in July.

    • Jul. 25, 2014
  15. Senior NCO promotions announced for August

    These NCOs have been chosen for promotion in August, the Army announced Thursday:

    • Jul. 24, 2014
  16. Sgt., staff sgt. promotion list for August announced

    These soldiers have been selected for promotion to sergeant or staff sergeant in August, the Army has announced. The announcement includes soldiers selected in the Active Guard and Reserve.

    • Jul. 24, 2014
  17. Army Secretary John McHugh has granted early retirements to prior-enlisted officers with eight years or more commissioned service. Previously this voluntary separation was only available to prior-enlisted officers with at least 10 years of commissioned service. Army

    More prior-enlisted officers eligible for 15-year retirements

    In an expanded effort to slim down the force, the Army is offering more 15-year retirements to officers with prior-enlisted service.

    • Jul. 7, 2014
  18. As of May 1, there were 518,581 soldiers on active duty, some 1,200 fewer than April 1, and 18,559 fewer than May 1, 2013. Karl Weisel/Army

    Active force is 19,000 soldiers smaller than a year ago

    Nearly 19,000 soldiers have been dropped from the Army's active-duty rolls over the past year, according to the latest accounting of service strength by the Defense Manpower Data Center.

    • Jul. 7, 2014
  19.  Army

    Promotion points cut for making sergeant

    A policy change takes effect Tuesday that will terminate 16 promotion points for specialists and corporals hoping to advance to sergeant.

    • Jun. 30, 2014
  20. Army announces senior NCO promotion for July

    These NCOs have been selected to sew on a new stripe in July, the Army announced Monday:

    • Jun. 23, 2014
  21. Army Secretary John McHugh has signed a memo opening thousands of more jobs for women in maneuver battalions across the force. Spc. Canaan Radcliffe / Army

    33,000 more jobs open to female soldiers

    The Army is opening about 33,000 more jobs to women, according to a newly released directive signed by Army Secretary John McHugh.

    • Jun. 19, 2014
  22. Retired Army Gen. George Casey has six tips for success as a civilian. Staff

    Brass tactics: Gen. Casey's advice for transitioning vets

    Troops leaving the military benefit from a country that is supportive and appreciative of their service as well as military training that has equipped them well to deal with the uncertainties presented by the modern world.

    • Jun. 9, 2014
  23. Pilots of the Kiowa Warrior face a review June 23. Sgt. 1st Class Eric Pahon/Army

    Panel to screen hundreds of Kiowa pilots

    The Army will evaluate about 800 pilots for potential retraining as the service prepares to eliminate the OH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter from its inventory.

    • Jun. 7, 2014
  24. The Army is flagging 2,500 NCOs and officers for involuntary separation to help meet the end-strength goal of 490,000 soldiers. Army

    2-star outlines impending officer, NCO separations

    The Army has flagged nearly 2,500 officers and noncommissioned officers for involuntary separation as its works toward an end-strength of 490,000, and it's eyeing even more cuts in the coming year.

    • Jun. 2, 2014
  25. 1st Lt. Benjamin Riley, right, a civil affairs officer, meets a villager during a patrol to the Arghandab River, Afghanistan. The Army is looking to bolster its civil affairs ranks. Senior Airman Grovert Fuentes-Contreras / Air Forc

    Civil Affairs: The Army's hottest job is hiring now

    The Army is looking to bolster its cadre of 'warrior diplomats' by adding hundreds of enlisted soldiers and officers.

    • Jun. 1, 2014
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