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An inspirational look at the challenges, passion, committment, and dedication that the crew and supporters take on daily.  We also interview thought leaders in both the public and private sectors to hear their inspirational stories and opinions on related topics.  A new episode is released weekly and be patient with us as we refine this program for the future!

Battleship IOWA News and Updates

A look at news and updates from the Battleship IOWA and the National Museum of the Surface Navy.

Navy News and Updates

A look at news and updates from around the U.S. Navy world.

Be Brave Enough to Save

Be Brave Enough to Save

GULFPORT, Miss. – This Memorial Day Weekend, we remember the Warrior, we remember those we have lost. It has been 19 months since my husband, U.S. Army Reserve Specialist John Meyer, committed suicide. This year the Suicide Prevention DOD message is, “Connect to Protect, Support is Within Reach.” I want to tell you, there is hope, and we need to take personal responsibility to get help. If someone considering suicide is reading this, there is hope. We are here to connect.

JAG Corps Announces 2022 In-Service Procurement Program Selectees

JAG Corps Announces 2022 In-Service Procurement Program Selectees

The Navy Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps In-Service Procurement Program (IPP) Selection Board met to consider 18 highly qualified applicants for Fiscal Year 2022 in March. The board uses a whole-person concept to identify applicants with the greatest potential for successful service as a Navy judge advocate. Noteworthy to this year’s board, a Senior Enlisted Leader, Master Chief Legalman Renate Pryor, served as a recorder. 

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