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Army Cyber Campus Coming to Alabama

  • A fully operational, multi-organizational cyber campus is a unique asset for government agencies against the emerging cyber threats.

    In January 2015, the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Research, Development and Engineering Center, or AMRDEC, acquired two Redstone Arsenal buildings, which are being dedicated to the cyber security mission.

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Soldier Education Consolidated Under New 'ArmyU'

  • The Army is consolidating Soldier education under "one roof" as part of the "Army University" concept, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey said.

    The Army University, officially abbreviated "ArmyU" for short, is administered by the Combined Arms Center, or CAC, on Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

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Tuition Assistance Down, Post-9/11 GI Bill Up

Education Benefit Transfer Rules May Change

  • In a bid to encourage enlistment and retention, the Senate version of the annual defense authorization bill includes a recommendation that the Pentagon tighten the rules that allow soldiers to transfer their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to family members.

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College Countdown: What to Do Over the Summer

  • If you're a rising junior or senior in high school with college on the horizon, summer is no time to leave your university prep at the beach. Now is prime time to make sure your activities are in line with your goals, and will go a long way in helping to make sure your applications are in great shape when the time comes to send them to your top-choice schools.

    So, what to do? Our friends over at have come up with some summer college prep tips to keep you busy.

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