In conjunction with the start of the Fleet Week San Diego, the Sweetwater Union High School District was presented with an $8.5 million Department of Defense (DoD) grant to begin implementation of the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) College Readiness Program in 10 high schools
The "War Eagles" of Patrol Squadron (VP) 16 began their transition back to Naval Air Station Jacksonville in early October after a successful seven-month deployment to the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations, attached to Commander, Task Force 67.
The guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) crew, families and guests gathered together at Naval Station Norfolk to commemorate the 17th anniversary of the ship's bombing, with a wreath-laying and "Roll Call of Heroes," Oct. 12.
Undersea Rescue Command (URC) and the Chilean Navy will conduct CHILEMAR VII, a bilateral exercise designed to demonstrate interoperability between the U.S. submarine rescue system and Chilean submarines on Oct. 16.
With leadership from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Yokosuka and Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month Oct. 11.
The commanding officer of Navy Cyber Defense Operations Command (NCDOC), Capt. Julia L. Slattery, kicked off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month as a guest speaker for the Suffolk Rotary Club luncheon at the Suffolk Elks Lodge on Oct. 5.
Engineers at the Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO) at John C. Stennis Space Center, Mississippi, remotely collaborated with their counterparts from Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division on a joint autonomous vehicle demonstration in Brookeville, Maryland, Sept. 25-29.