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CNP Talks HR Transformation at Surface Navy Association  (17 January 2020)
Sporting a newly-approved surface warfare officer (SWO) leather jacket, Vice Adm. John B. Nowell, the Navy's top uniformed personnel officer, gave an HR perspective to the Surface Navy Association's 32nd annual symposium in Arlington, Va., this past week.
Navy Executes Hiring Initiative for Privatized Housing  (17 January 2020)
The Navy is on track to hire more than half the existing number of housing staff to provide better support for families living in privatized Navy housing.
Navy Surgeon General Visits USS Frank Cable  (17 January 2020)
Navy Surgeon General and Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Rear Adm. Bruce Gillingham, visited the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40), Jan. 17.
NMCP Celebrates RPs 41st Anniversary  (17 January 2020)
Naval Medical Center Portsmouth's (NMCP) Religious Program Specialists (RP) celebrated the 41st anniversary of the RP rating in the foyer of NMCP's historic Bldg. 1 on Jan. 15.
IWTC San Diego Sailor Develops Advancement Exam Preparation Pipeline  (16 January 2020)
In August 2019, Sailors from Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) San Diego launched an informal training pipeline designed to prepare its Sailors in the information systems technician (IT) rating for Navy-wide enlisted advancement examinations (NWAE) called IT University.

USS Decatur Commanding Officer Relieved  (16 January 2020)
Capt. Dan Cobian, commander, Destroyer Squadron 21, relieved Cmdr. Bob Bowen, commanding officer, USS Decatur (DDG 73), of his duties, Jan. 16, due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command.
Sea Control Beyond the Strike Group: USS Detroit and USS Gridley Exercise Together  (16 January 2020)
The Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Detroit (LCS 7) and the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101) completed division tactics (DIVTACS) and gunnery exercises while operating in the U.S. Southern Command's area of responsibility, Jan. 4.
Midshipmen Get Virtual Start to Navy Pilot Training   (16 January 2020)
Midshipmen got a 360-degree view of flight training during Aviation Selection Night at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, Jan. 9, marking a new era in technology for prospective flight students.
Supporting the Mission by Supporting Your Career: Navy Counselor Assists Sailors Navigate Their Career Options  (16 January 2020)
Mission Diego Garcia: How One Navy Counselor is assisting Sailors navigate the ins and outs of their naval careers.
Small Business Runway Extension Act Takes Effect - Good News for Small Business, NSWC Dahlgren Division  (16 January 2020)
NSWCDD officials anticipate positive impacts on the command in the wake of a Small Businesses Administration final rule to implement a 2018 act increasing the period of measuring small businesses' annual revenue from three to five years in the contract evaluation process.
USS Gerald R. Ford Hosts First-Ever Boy Scout Day  (16 January 2020)
The aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) hosted a unique group of young men and women from Boy Scout Troop 1966 and Cub Scout Pack 1967 from Fairfax, Virginia, for a first-ever Boy Scout visit aboard Ford, Jan. 11 - 12.
Acting SECNAV Censures Retired U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer  (16 January 2020)
Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly has issued a Secretarial Letter of Censure to now-retired United States Navy Chief Logistics Specialist Ulysis T. Guno.
NMCP Holds Comfort Return Ceremony  (15 January 2020)
Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) held a ceremony to honor the returning service members attached to the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) from the recent deployment to the Caribbean, Central and South America, on Jan. 10.
Weather Forecasting Team Tracks, Predicts 'Fire-Cloud' Phenomenon  (15 January 2020)
Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory advanced their ongoing work to understand and predict formation of pyrocumulonimbus (pyroCb) clouds in 2019, collected the most detailed sampling of the clouds in history.
NRL Researching Rivers in the Sky  (15 January 2020)
Meteorologists at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory plan to take a harder look in 2020 at a prime, yet difficult to model, component of the global water cycle known as atmospheric rivers.

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