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May 8, 2020

Casa Grande recruiter chosen to represent Army esports team

For Staff Sgt. Nicholas Mackay, gaming isn’t just a hobby – it’s a way of life. Since he developed an intense passion for gaming at the age of 14, Mackay has taken it to levels he never thought possible, culminating in his selection for the new U.S. Army Esports team in 2019.

May 6, 2020

From competition skydiving to sewing masks

On any normal day, Master Sgt. Jennifer Davidson can be found jumping out of airplanes, training with her teammates in competitive skydiving. Davidson, a two-time World Parachuting Champion and Military World Games Champion, puts her skills to the test competing around the globe, showcasing the skill and determination of the American Soldier to the world as a member of the U.S. Army Parachute Team, the “Golden Knights.”

May 4, 2020

Recruiters in New York City area answer a different call to service

In the face of sudden instability and great uncertainty, the New York City Recruiting Battalion has risen above unprecedented challenges.

April 30, 2020

Tucson station commander looks back on decade of service

Since she enlisted in the U.S. Army a decade ago, Staff Sgt. Krystal Wright has traveled extensively, with Hawaii, Alaska and Australia being a few of the locations she has under her belt.

April 29, 2020

Barre, Vermont recruiter connects with online gamers

Famed novelist Jack London once said: “You can’t wait for inspiration; you have to go after it with a club,” and that’s exactly what one Soldier in the Burlington Recruiting Company is doing to recruit youth into the Army during the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 29, 2020

New York recruiter recovers from COVID-19

It started with a fever March 25th.

April 28, 2020

Portland Battalion Soldier and Family Assistance Program manager keeps families updated during pandemic

Information is a key resource in emergency situations; that’s why the Portland Recruiting Battalion Soldier and Family Assistance Program manager is doing her best to provide program updates to recruiters and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic.

April 27, 2020

U.S. Army Reserve Soldier competes on Army's American Skeet Team

An Army Reserve recruiter assigned to the Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion is using his shooting expertise on the Army’s American Skeet Team.

April 27, 2020

USAREC begins deliberate, methodical return to in-person applicant processing

U.S. Army Recruiting Command resumed in-person processing April 27 to allow applicants in certain areas of the country to complete their application requirements and confirm ship dates for basic training.

April 27, 2020

U.S. Army Warrior Fitness Team goes virtual

With the majority of physical fitness centers closed across America, the U.S. Army Warrior Fitness Team is bringing its fitness knowledge to the digital space. The team has expanded its virtual outreach to help people maintain a healthy lifestyle while adhering to social distancing requirements.