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ASVAB Question of the Week: April 16, 2014

Here is our ASVAB practice question for this week:

Don't forget about all our resources for preparing for the ASVAB over at http://army.com/info/asvab/general. A little bit of studying can go a long way to improve your career choices!

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Scholarship Spotlight: Fisher House Foundation Scholarships

Scholarships for dependents and children of U.S. Army soldiers are available through the Fisher House Foundation.

Heroes' Legacy Scholarships
$1,500 scholarships are available to children of active duty, Reserve, Guard, retired, and fallen U.S. Military service members, specifically those who have died or become disabled in battle since September 11, 2001. Those applying for scholarships must be unmarried, under 23 years of age and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

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What You Should Know About the Army College Loan Repayment Program

A special enlistment incentive offered to qualified applicants, the Army College Loan Repayment Program pays one-third of qualifying student loans for each year of full-time duty served. The program will contribute up to $65,000 toward eligible loans for enrolled active-duty Soldiers, with some funds also available to the National Guard and the Reserve. This student loan assistance can be a significant benefit for qualifying Soldiers.

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ASVAB Question of the Week: April 9, 2014

Here is this week's ASVAB practice question!

Don't forget to stop by http://army.com/info/asvab/general for all your ASVAB study need. Ace this test to improve your job opportunities in and out of the Army!

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Army Promotes STEM Careers at National Society of Black Engineers Convention

College students at the 40th annual National Society of Black Engineers Convention in Nashville, TN last month had the opportunity to meet with U.S. Army representatives from the Army Corps of Engineers, West Point Military Academy, ROTC, and Army recruiters -- all with the goals of discussing Army career opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) subjects.

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Shooting at Fort Hood leaves 4 dead, 16 wounded

A shooting on April 2 at Fort Hood has left 4 soldiers dead, 16 injured, and a base both looking back to 2009 and eager to move forward.

According to Stripes.com a single soldier opened fire in a transportation and medical building, killing and wounding several soldiers until he was confronted by the on-base MPs, and turned his gun on himself.

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ASVAB Question of the Week: April 2, 2014

Here is our ASVAB practice question for this week!

If you're planning on enlisting, the ASVAB is probably the most important test ever! Get plenty of practice and find some great study guides over at http://army.com/info/asvab/general!

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New Army Training Program Enhances Skills in Cyber Defense

Earlier this month, Fort Belvoir (Va.) hosted a Cyber - Digital Master Gunnar Solution Course for invited soldiers and network professionals from U.S. Army Cyber Command and the 1st Information Operations Command. The three-week pilot program was developed by the U.S. Army Communications - Electronics Command's Field Support Branch, and provides participants with hands-on training in the fields of offensive and defensive network activity -- areas that are becoming increasingly important as the government increases diligence over hacking and enemy vulnerabilities.

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Boosting Critical Thinking Goal Behind New Army Instructional Methods

Now two years in practice, the Army's Skills-Based Training (SBT) program, used at the Ordnance School in Fort Lee, VA, is beginning to gain acceptance and support, according to a recent official Army press release.

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ASVAB Question of the Week March 26, 2014

Here is this week's ASVAB study question!

Don't forget about all our other study aids over at http://army.com/info/asvab/general to help you ace your ASVAB!

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