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Jan. 1, 2020

Five siblings spend last holiday season together before basic training

As the holiday season came to a close, Spc. Austin and Pfc. Haley Wierzbicki cherished the last moments they had with their family in Walnut, Illinois, before returning to their respective duty stations to start the new year.

Dec. 19, 2019

Is God calling you to serve as a U.S. Army Chaplain?

As the chaplain for the 502d Force Support Group prepares to retire, Army Chaplain (Lt. Col.) Cloyd L. Colby felt prompted to write a letter inviting prospective chaplain candidates to consider military ministry.

Dec. 19, 2019

USAREC deputy commander promoted to brigadier general

U.S. Army Recruiting Command’s deputy commander received his first star during a promotion ceremony at the Sadowski Center here today. Brig. Gen. Patrick Michaelis, who joined the USAREC command team in June, was promoted by Gen. Paul E. Funk, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command.

Dec. 13, 2019

17 recruiters earn master recruiter badge in 2019

Seventeen recruiters from across the command received the Master Recruiter Badge today.

Dec. 5, 2019

Premedical students gain Army insight at AMSA Premed Fest

The U.S. Army 5th Medical Recruiting Battalion coordinated clinical skills training for over 200 premedical students during the American Medical Student Association’s Premed Fest at Texas A&M University Nov. 23-24.

Nov. 22, 2019

Recruiting and Retention College welcomes new leader

Leaders and staff of the Recruiting and Retention College bid farewell to one leader and welcomed another during a change of responsibility ceremony here Nov. 21.

Nov. 14, 2019

Army recruiters receive Soldier's Medal

Two Army recruiters assigned to the Central California Army Recruiting Battalion received the Soldier's Medal during a ceremony held in San Francisco, California Nov. 9.

Nov. 9, 2019

U.S. Army Announces New Ad Campaign “What’s Your Warrior?” Introduces Breadth and Depth of Army Careers to New Generation

The U.S. Army’s new marketing campaign “What’s Your Warrior?” is set to launch in mid-November as a new way for local recruiters to connect with Generation Z.

Nov. 8, 2019

Husband and wife team serve as general surgeons in the U.S. Army

They met in medical school. He always wanted to be a doctor. It was a needed period of “self-discovery” that led to the realization medical school was for her. And, it was only recently that this doctor duo decided Army service was right for them.

Nov. 1, 2019

The 5th Medical Recruiting Battalion donates lifesaving blood during military blood drive

The 5th Medical Recruiting Battalion teamed up with the Armed Services Blood Program to host a mobile blood drive at the Jimmy Brought Fitness Center, Oct. 30.