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Navy Solicits "Why We Serve" Nominations
Summary: The Navy is soliciting nominations for participation in the April through June 2008 "Why We Serve" program.
"Why We Serve" is the Department of Defense's premier speaking program, which connects the men and women of the Army, Marine Corps, Navy and A...
Navy Conducts 2008 Pregnancy and Parenthood Survey
Summary: The Navy is looking for input from more than 50,000 Navy men and women to help understand the impact of pregnancy and parenthood on Navy readiness by asking them to participate in the biennial Pregnancy and Parenthood Survey.
In a Navy first, nearly...
Military Absentee Voting 'Primary' Concern for Federal Voting Assistance Program
Summary: For the Federal Voting Assistance Program (FVAP), getting deployed troops and their families engaged in the current election season is a primary goal.
Ahead of the November general election, FVAP, which fosters voting participation by uniformed and U...
"Military Saves" Week: Feb. 24 to March 2
Summary: "Military Saves" Week will be observed throughout the Fleet from Feb. 24 to March 2.
The campaign is a week of intense focus on taking financial action and making a commitment to save money. In 2008, the Navy will focus specifically on saving for emer...
New EOD Mobile Unit Established at Ceremony
Summary: Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 12 (EODMU-12) was established during a ceremony Jan. 10 at Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek.
EODMU-12's operators will be called upon to neutralize Improvised Explosive Devices (IED), conventional ordnance ha...
Rollout of New Navy Uniform Adjusted
Summary: The Navy announced a revised rollout plan for the new uniforms in NAVADMIN 004/08, pushing back the release of the all ranks Navy Working Uniform.
Also referred to as the blue digital camouflage uniform, it will be released to the fleet in winter 2008...
Officers Reminded to Update Records Before Board
Summary: With the Active Duty O-6 Line, Reserve O-6 Line, and Full Time Support O-6 Line selection boards scheduled to begin Jan. 15, Navy Personnel Command (NPC) is reminding officers to review their records before selection boards, using NPC's early warning system th...
Navy Policy Helps Sailors Plan for Financial Freedom
Summary: Help is available for Sailors and their families who have resolved to get debt free in the New Year. The Secretary of the Navy Donald C. Winter recently released a new instruction that further promotes personal financial management training for our Sailors.
Navy Invests in Protecting Marine Mammals
Summary: No injuries to marine mammals have been attributed to sonar use since the Navy began taking additional steps to minimize harm to such animals, a Navy official said Dec. 19.
"Right now, the Navy employs 29 mitigation measures to assure that we don't h...
Sailors Offered Opportunity to Sound Off
Summary: The Navy is currently polling a select group of Sailors on retention as part of the Navy Quick Poll program used to measure Sailor's views on specific issues. Sailors who have been selected to participate have until early January to complete this on-line poll....