armytimes.com http://www.armytimes.com en-us Copyright 2014, armytimes.com SaxoTech Online Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:32:44 -0400 15 Army announced November officer promotions http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141023/CAREERS03/310230039 Congratulations to the active component officers being promoted to the ranks of chief warrant officer 2 through colonel in November. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:48:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141023/CAREERS03/310230039 2015 will mean more 15-year retirements for NCOs, officers http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141021/NEWS/310210047 The 15-year early retirement option will be available to certain categories of Regular Army, National Guard and Army Reserve officers, warrant officers and noncommissioned officers who are selected for involuntary separations because of promotion passover Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:30:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141021/NEWS/310210047 6 formerly 'hot jobs' in restricted status http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141014/CAREERS02/310140044 The Army has moved several military occupational specialties that previously were on the service's 'hot jobs' list into a restricted status that will require incumbent soldiers to undergo a special screening before they are approved for re-enlistment. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:55:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141014/CAREERS02/310140044 View the Army's tough, new NCOER http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141009/CAREERS02/310090073 The new Noncommissioned Officer Evaluation Reporting system, slated for a fall 2015 fielding, will feature separate forms for soldiers of different ranks, and new responsibilities for raters and senior raters. Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:56:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141009/CAREERS02/310090073 A day in the life of an Army Ranger http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141009/NEWS/310090059 Watching the Army Ranger instructors handle snakes and alligators - just inches away from tour group members sitting in the front row of the auditorium - made some shiver, while others reached out to touch the scaly creatures. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:36:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141009/NEWS/310090059 Officers can apply to go cyber in voluntary transfer program http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141008/CAREERS03/310080059 The Army is accepting applications from Regular Army officers in the ranks of second lieutenant through colonel who want to become members of the service's new career branch for cyber warriors. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 17:09:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141008/CAREERS03/310080059 Army cuts long-standing SRB bonus http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141003/CAREERS02/310030066 The Army's long-standing policy of offering a modest Selective Re-enlistment Bonus to certain soldiers deployed to Afghanistan, Iraq and Kuwait has been rescinded, effective immediately. Sun, 05 Oct 2014 09:22:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141003/CAREERS02/310030066 Two-star accused of sexual assault retires as one-star http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141003/CAREERS03/310030049 A general fired in March 2013 after allegations he sexually assaulted a female civilian adviser said that while he denies the charges, he 'accepts the responsibility for becoming intoxicated that evening' and that 'due process was followed.' Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:21:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20141003/CAREERS03/310030049 Physician assistant course lets soldiers go officer http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140927/CAREERS/309270033 Soldiers can now apply for a physician assistant program that allows them to earn a master's degree in medical care. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:42:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140927/CAREERS/309270033 Bonus program for spec ops pilots ends Sept. 30 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140926/CAREERS03/309260054 A retention incentive program featuring annual bonuses of up to $25,000 for warrant officer pilots assigned to special operations units is set to expire Sept. 30, the end of fiscal 2014. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:51:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140926/CAREERS03/309260054 October sergeant, staff sergeant promotions announced http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140925/CAREERS02/309250052 The Army announced on Thursday the sergeant and staff sergeant list for October. Congratulations to those getting promoted! Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:16:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140925/CAREERS02/309250052 Army names senior NCOs to move up in October http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140924/CAREERS02/309240065 These senior NCOs have been selected for promotion in October, the Army announced Wednesday. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:27:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140924/CAREERS02/309240065 As cyber force grows, manpower details emerge http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140923/NEWS/309230050 The military will need to expand its force of cyber warriors beyond plans for 6,200 personnel, and the individual services are hammering out the manpower-related details of precisely how to build that force from the ground up, according to a new Pentagon Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:46:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140923/NEWS/309230050 New Army vice chief expects worse manpower conditions http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140922/NEWS/309220026 The Army's new vice chief expects in 2016 that sequestration will once again rear its ugly head, and that means thousands more force-cuts in the service. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:51:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140922/NEWS/309220026 New assignments announced for five generals http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140917/CAREERS03/309170051 Five generals are going to new assignments, four of them with medical commands, the Army chief of staff, Gen. Ray Odierno, announced Wednesday. They are: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:42:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140917/CAREERS03/309170051 October officer promotions announced for active duty http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140916/CAREERS03/309160058 October promotions have been authorized for the following active component officers: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:51:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140916/CAREERS03/309160058 Scholarships, fellowships open to officers, NCOs http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140915/CAREERS/309150025 It's that time of year when the Army announces application rules, deadlines and other information about several prestigious scholarship and fellowship programs for officers, warrant officers and noncommissioned officers. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:48:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140915/CAREERS/309150025 2015 board shuffles NCO schedule; separation reviews planned http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140914/CAREERS02/309140025 The board schedule has been revised for fiscal 2015, which begins Oct. 1, re-ordering NCO boards and scheduling retention screenings for staff sergeants and above. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:58:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140914/CAREERS02/309140025 Officer appointments for Reserve: The list is out http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140910/CAREERS03/309100049 These enlisted service members, former officers and civilians have been approved for direct officer appointments and reappointments in the Army Reserve by a board that met in June. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:45:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140910/CAREERS03/309100049 Army activates its first cyber protection brigade http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140909/NEWS04/309090067 The Army on Sept. 5 activated a new Cyber Protection Brigade - the first of its kind in the Army - at Fort Gordon, Georgia. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:47:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140909/NEWS04/309090067 New list of names for CSM and SGM key billets announced http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140904/CAREERS02/309040042 The Army has issued a revised version of the fiscal 2015 nominative command sergeant major and sergeant major key billet selection list that was retracted in early August because of administrative problems. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:01:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140904/CAREERS02/309040042 Special-branch officers named to go to senior service college http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140904/CAREERS03/309040046 Here are the names of active component colonels and lieutenant colonels of the Army Medical Department, Judge Advocate General's Corps and Chaplaincy selected for resident senior service college attendance in school year 2015-16: Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:15:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140904/CAREERS03/309040046 Advice for Kiowa soldiers: Reclass now http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140829/CAREERS/308290074 Reclassification opportunities are available to certain aviation systems and aircraft maintenance enlisted soldiers affected by the Army's phased elimination of the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior from its inventory of helicopters. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:51:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140829/CAREERS/308290074 Army names officers selected for promotion to colonel http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140828/CAREERS03/308280059 The Army announced Thursday the names, branches, functional areas and sequence numbers of the lieutenant colonels recommended for promotion. Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:01:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140828/CAREERS03/308280059 Colonel promotion list to post this week http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140826/CAREERS03/308260070 Selection lists containing the names of officers recommended for promotion by the annual Army Competitive Category colonel board that met in May will be released Thursday. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:42:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140826/CAREERS03/308260070 1st lieutenants wanted for spec ops jobs http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140825/NEWS/308250011 Regular Army first lieutenants with a yen to serve in special operations will be considered for possible branch transfers to Special Forces, Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations by a board that meets April 20-24. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:02:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140825/NEWS/308250011 September sergeant, staff sergeant names announced http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140822/CAREERS02/308220057 The Army announced on Friday the sergeant and staff sergeant list for September. Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:56:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140822/CAREERS02/308220057 September senior NCO promotions announced http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140822/CAREERS02/308220052 Congratulations to the Regular Army senior noncommissioned officers who will be promoted to sergeant major, master sergeant and sergeant first class in September. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:09:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140822/CAREERS02/308220052 September officer promotions announced http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140819/CAREERS03/308190057 Congratulations to the active component officers being promoted to the ranks of chief warrant officer 3 through colonel in September: Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:51:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140819/CAREERS03/308190057 Army gets the most service switchers http://www.armytimes.com/interactive/article/20140815/CAREERS/308150047 Switching services has slowed to a trickle since the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, when hundreds of sailors and airmen were jumping the Navy and Air Force. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:38:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/interactive/article/20140815/CAREERS/308150047 N.Y. Guard gets new senior soldier http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140815/NEWS02/308150031 The New York Army National Guard is getting a new senior soldier who serves as the top enlisted person in the organization. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:25:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140815/NEWS02/308150031 Army pulls list of names for CSM, SGM key billets http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140813/CAREERS02/308130035 The nominative command sergeant major and sergeant major key billet selection list that was released Aug. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:42:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140813/CAREERS02/308130035 New apprenticeship for GM jobs http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140811/CAREERS02/308110016 The Army has launched a new apprenticeship program aimed at helping transitioning vets score solid jobs at General Motors dealerships. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:03:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140811/CAREERS02/308110016 Applications open for School of Advanced Military Studies http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140810/CAREERS03/308100022 Applications are being accepted for the School of Advanced Military Studies course that begins in June 2015. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:45:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140810/CAREERS03/308100022 Army's new program elevates role of AIT platoon sgts. http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140809/CAREERS/308090043 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. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 10:45:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140809/CAREERS/308090043 The names are out for NCOs selected for SGM http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140808/CAREERS02/308080057 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. Sun, 10 Aug 2014 09:23:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140808/CAREERS02/308080057 Health officers had tough shot at captain, lt. col. http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140808/CAREERS03/308080082 Competition for captain tracks and lieutenant colonel insignia among Regular Army health services officers is extremely keen this year, with annual promotion boards generating some of the lowest primary zone select rates seen in years. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:15:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140808/CAREERS03/308080082 New one-star is U.S. military's first general born in Vietnam http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140806/CAREERS03/308060058 Col. Viet Luong pinned on his first star during a ceremony Wednesday at Fort Hood, Texas, becoming the first Vietnamese-born general officer in the U.S. military. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:07:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140806/CAREERS03/308060058 SGM training, selection board lists due out this week http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140805/CAREERS02/308050057 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. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:07:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140805/CAREERS02/308050057 Forced-out colonels can stay in longer with waiver of law http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140805/CAREERS03/308050050 Regular Army colonels who are selected for involuntary early retirement by a board that meets in November will be given an extra few months on active duty under a waiver of federal law approved by Army Secretary John McHugh. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 10:02:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140805/CAREERS03/308050050 Black majors dismissed at greater rate than whites http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140805/CAREERS03/308050052 The forced culling of majors from Army ranks is taking a bigger toll on black officers than those from any other ethnic group, according to Army personnel documents. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 17:42:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140805/CAREERS03/308050052 Instant promotions: Switch jobs and make sergeant, staff sergeant http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140804/NEWS/308040016 Seven priority MOSs have been approved for automatic promotions to sergeant and staff sergeant for qualified soldiers of the Regular Army. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 07:45:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140804/NEWS/308040016 Medical, dental officers named for promotion to lt. col. http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140804/CAREERS03/308040030 These officers have been selected for promotion to lieutenant colonel in the Medical Corps and Dental Corps, the Army announced. They are shown with sequence numbers. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:25:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140804/CAREERS03/308040030 The Solarium 7: Proposals from young Army leaders http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140803/CAREERS/307280052 Want advice on building the Army of the future? Ask its leaders. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:42:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140803/CAREERS/307280052 Army announces pair of 2-star general assignments http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140801/CAREERS03/308010061 The Army announced two general officer assignments on Friday. Sat, 02 Aug 2014 16:29:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140801/CAREERS03/308010061 Fort Knox commander being promoted http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140801/CAREERS03/308010054 Fort Knox's commander is being promoted. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:21:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140801/CAREERS03/308010054 Reserve medical officers named for promotion http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140731/CAREERS03/307310056 These Reserve component medical officers have been selected for promotion, the Army Reserve announced. They are shown with sequence numbers and branch. Asterisks indicate officer selected below the zone. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:56:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140731/CAREERS03/307310056 Sources: Officer, enlisted force-outs to increase http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140729/CAREERS03/307290076 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. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:34:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140729/CAREERS03/307290076 Lists due out soon for Reserve medical officer promotions, special-branch ILE http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140729/CAREERS03/307290072 Selection lists containing the names of health services officers recommended for promotion to captain, and special branch officers slated for resident Intermediate Level Education will be released within the next few days. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:02:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140729/CAREERS03/307290072 An Army of 420K means involuntary separations http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140728/NEWS/307280017 If the Army has to drop to 420,000, you can expect the involuntary separations of enlisted and officers to continue. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:46:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140728/NEWS/307280017 CID looking for new special agents http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140727/CAREERS02/307270019 U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command is putting out a dragnet - for new special agents. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:29:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140727/CAREERS02/307270019 1,877 NCOs to move up in August http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140725/CAREERS02/307250067 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. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:30:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140725/CAREERS02/307250067 Senior NCO promotions announced for August http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140724/CAREERS03/307240074 These NCOs have been chosen for promotion in August, the Army announced Thursday: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:27:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140724/CAREERS03/307240074 Army announces annual captains list http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140724/CAREERS03/307240060 These first lieutenants have been selected for promotion by the annual Army Competitive Category captain board that met in April, the Army announced Thursday: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:04:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140724/CAREERS03/307240060 Sgt., staff sgt. promotion list for August announced http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140724/CAREERS02/307240062 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. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:49:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140724/CAREERS02/307240062 Change of command set for Army Parachute Team http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140723/CAREERS03/307230044 The U.S. Army Parachute Team is getting a new leader in a change of command ceremony. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:24:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140723/CAREERS03/307230044 August 1st lt. promotions are out http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140722/CAREERS03/307220057 These soldiers have been selected for promotion to first lieutenant in August, the Army announced: Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:38:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140722/CAREERS03/307220057 Promotions to CW2 for August are out http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140722/CAREERS03/307220054 These soldiers have been selected for promotion to chief warrant officer 2 in August, the Army announced: Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:23:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140722/CAREERS03/307220054 Officer promotion list for August is out http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140718/CAREERS03/307180057 The Army has announced the active-component officers selected for promotion in August. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 09:17:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140718/CAREERS03/307180057 Army announces lieutenant colonel selections http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140717/CAREERS03/307170056 These officers have been selected for promotion to lieutenant colonel in the Army Competitive Category, the Army announced Thursday. They are shown with sequence numbers and branches: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:27:00 -0400 http://www.armytimes.com/article/20140717/CAREERS03/307170056