Archive for February, 2014

USACE, DODDS take aim at aging schools in Europe

USACE, DODDS take aim at aging schools in Europe

By Vince Little
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Europe District Public Affairs

Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Europe District are engaged in a robust military construction program designed to revitalize dilapidated schoolhouses, some of which were built in the post-World War II era.

February 4, 2014 ×
How to avoid office weight gain

How to avoid office weight gain

By Lt. Col. Twyla Leigh
U.S. Army Public Health Command

It’s been a long day at the office. Caffeine and sugar are calling your name. Before you head for a vending machine, consider that the additional 140 calories from a 12-ounce can of soda and 220 calories from a candy bar, if consumed on most work days, will create a weight gain of 25 pounds per year.

February 3, 2014 ×