Columbus Veteran Opportunity Expo Why include a RecruitMilitary career fair in your plan? 92% of participating exhibitors tell us they are coming back 2012 events are averaging 475 veteran job-seekers Average of 8–11 follow-up interviews per employer Shorten your hiring cycle with face-to-face meetings Get noticed and branded as a veteran employer of […]
Canvas prints from the 1st Region and Artist Jim Ryan. They have been on display at the Fort Pitt Museum throughout the summer of 2012.
This is a large military industrial defense expo which brings over 150 small business and large OEMs together. This year AUSA will be raising awarenss of the chapters activities from a booth on the main floor. As well as LTG Thompson will have a break out session with members from the Office of the […]
The Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Fort Pitt (Western PA) Chapter is supporting Showcase for Commerce 2012 by putting together and coordinating one of the PEO Briefing Breakout Sessions, which will focus on Army budgetary and transformation issues. Moderating this forum is Lieutenant General (Ret.) Roger Thompson, former Director of the Army Budget and Deputy Commander in Chief, United States Transportation Command, currently the AUSA National Vice President for Membership and Meetings.
Through the efforts led by Kim Leach, Executive Director of Advanced Materials, Manufacturing and Engineering Solutions, CTC recently sponsored the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Fort Pitt Chapter’s Professional and Leadership Development Staff Ride. The program took place on the Battlefield of Bushy Run in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, on Saturday, April 14, 2012.
Torchbearer Alert: Breaking the Faith summarizes the Defense Department’s Fiscal Year 2013 budget proposals to increase health care fees and reconsider the structure of the military retirement system. For many military retirees under age 65, annual fees for TRICARE Prime would triple or quadruple by 2017; TRICARE Standard and Extra would also implement new enrollment […]
The 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 28th Infantry Division (2/28 BCT), Pennsylvania Army National Guard was mobilized in January 2005 to support Operation Iraqi Freedom. Known as the “IRON BRIGADE,” it marked the division’s largest mobilization for combat since World War II. The 2/28 BCT consisted of National Guard Soldiers from 30 states, more than 4,100 […]
Chinook helicopter hovering next to a mountain cliff performing a rescue evacuation of people military and civilian.
This story was told a couple of years ago, and the picture became famous as a symbol of Marine defiance toward insurgents who tried to kill him. Gunny Burghardt’s job was ordnance disposal, and his specialty was IEDs. In September of 2005, “he was in Ramadiâ€™s wild Tammim neighborhood as part of a team of […]