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Jan. 18, 2018

New recruiting incentives being awarded for the first time

Recruiters, recruiting stations and recruiting companies are receiving U.S. Army Recruiting Command's newest incentives for the first time since they became effective Sept. 15, 2017.The USAREC Gold Standard and the Commanding General's Heavy Hitter awards were approved by Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Snow, USAREC commanding general, in August 2017 to

Jan. 10, 2018

U.S. Army Recruiting Command and Sonoco partner

Representatives of the U.S. Army Recruiting Command and Sonoco signed an agreement to provide priority interviews to qualified Soldiers participating in the Partnership for Youth Success Program last month. Lt. Col. Stephen Christian, commander of the U.S. Army Recruiting Battalion Columbia, signed the agreement with Allan McLeland, vice president

Jan. 8, 2018

January 2018 USAREC Promotions

Congratulations to the U.S. Army Recruiting Command Soldiers who were promoted Jan. 1!Promoted to master sergeant:Michael Claridy Jr.Timothy HartNatasha HoltgreweDavid NyholmAngelo VacchianiPromoted to sergeant first class:Bryceton AdamsClifford ArendJames AskewJoshua BonavitaDavid BornsteinKelvin BrittZebedee BrockelThomas CannonErika

Jan. 3, 2018

USAREC receives Army Superior Unit Award

Happy New Year, Team!When I first took command of USAREC, I had a limited understanding of what it takes to provide the strength of our Army. It quickly became apparent that the U.S. Army Recruiting Command is a unique, geographically dispersed command which relies heavily on the professionalism of its members to continually meet the accessions

Jan. 2, 2018

5th MRB hosts training conference for medical recruiters

Leaders of the 5th Medical Recruiting Battalion believe good order and discipline trump the bells and whistles of today's high-tech recruiting tools when it comes to achieving mission success.It's a mindset Lt. Col. Michael Peacock and Command Sgt. Maj. Jesse Castellano, 5th MRB's command team, made central to the battalion's 2017 Annual Training

Dec. 21, 2017

December 2017 Officer Promotions and Command Centralized Selection List Results

Congratulations to the U.S. Army Recruiting Command officers on their selections!Selected for Major, JAG, FY17 Promotion List:Capt. Jeffrey Whyte Headquarters, U.S. Army Recruiting CommandSelected for FY19 Lieutenant Colonel Command Centralized Selection List (CSL) Board:Lt. Col. Marc Fleurant, LG 3rd Recruiting

Dec. 17, 2017

December 2017 USAREC Promotions

Congratulations to the U.S. Army Recruiting Command Soldiers who were promoted Dec. 1!Promoted to sergeant major:Angela IndardeoThomas PutnamJan VermeulenPromoted to master sergeant:Charles CarmanRichard FalconberryJason MerrillVinh PhamGregory ThomasPromoted to sergeant first class:Olayinka AremuRobert BarnettJonathan BeckerAdam BelvinCoty

Dec. 17, 2017

Former Special Operations Recruiting Battalion Commander shares words of wisdom with recruiters

A retired Army colonel and former battalion commander in U.S. Army Recruiting Command spoke at the Phoenix Recruiting Battalion Annual Training Conference banquet Dec. 9 at the Renaissance Hotel here. Col. (Ret.) Fred Dummar, senior vice president of Legacy Education Alliance and former Special Operations Recruiting Battalion commander, was invited

Dec. 14, 2017

14 DEC 17 *****Attention All Applicants*****

Effective immediately: IAW the updated AR 350-1 (10 DEC 2017) Chapter 3-13, Candidates applying to WOCS must pass the standard three-event APFT as an enrollment requirement.

Dec. 8, 2017

8 NOV 17 *****Attention all 120A, 125D, 255A, 255N, 351L, 352N, 352S, 353T, and 420A Applicants*****

The "New Packet" deadline for applicants interested in applying for these specialties on the JAN 2018 Selection Board has been EXTENDED to 15 DEC 2017.