Archive for August, 2016

With multiple huge fest tents and a wide variety of activities, drink and food available, Oktoberfest sprawls throughout downtown Munich and goes well into the night hours most evenings.

Tips for a fun, safe Oktoberfest in Munich 2016

Download the handout which includes maps of the fest grounds and important contact numbers to have on hand, plus what to do if…tips.

August 31, 2016 ×
Photo Courtesy of All Army Sports

Stuttgart golfer goes for gold

U.S. Army Spc. Brenna A. Forsberg of the Stuttgart Health Clinic, Bavaria Health Command, brings home gold from the 2016 Armed Forces Golf Championships.

August 30, 2016 ×
Federal Employees Group Life Insurance Program (FEGLI) Open Season

Federal Employees Group Life Insurance Program (FEGLI) Open Season

For the first time in 12 years, the Federal Employees Group Life Insurance Program (FEGLI) is having an Open Season and it starts, Sept. 1.

August 30, 2016 ×
Claims Tip: File your notice of loss or damage within 75 days

Claims Tip: File your notice of loss or damage within 75 days

If you have claims questions or need assistance in providing notice or filing your claim, contact the USAG Stuttgart Law Center.

August 30, 2016 ×
‘Zum Wohl:’ Enjoy Stuttgart’s Fall ‘Weindorf’ Wine Fest

‘Zum Wohl:’ Enjoy Stuttgart’s Fall ‘Weindorf’ Wine Fest

The annual “Stuttgarter Weindorf,” or wine village, runs from Aug. 26 to Sept. 6 in downtown Stuttgart.

August 26, 2016 ×
Cure the travel bug with a cruise

Cure the travel bug with a cruise

Cruises allow travelers to hit multiple port cities and leave their bags in one hotel room.

August 26, 2016 ×
Software issues with new school meal program to be resolved soon

Software issues with new school meal program to be resolved soon

A message from the Exchange about new school lunch program improvements, software issues are being resolved.

August 25, 2016 ×
Commander’s Cup Golf Tournament Results

Commander’s Cup Golf Tournament Results

Commander’s Cup trophy winners were determined during the competition held, Aug. 13 at the Stuttgart Golf Course in Kornwestheim.

August 25, 2016 ×
Installation access changes on the horizon for U.S. Army Europe

Installation access changes on the horizon for U.S. Army Europe

It’s now required to register any travel away from your duty station with the State Department’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program, or STEP.

August 25, 2016 ×
AFRICOM Olympics build esprit de corps

AFRICOM Olympics build esprit de corps

U.S. Africa Command staff and their families gathered at Kelley Barracks Aug. 12 for a day of fun, camaraderie, and competition during the sixth annual AFRICOM Olympics.

August 25, 2016 ×
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Experience the beautiful Rhine River: 3 stops not to miss

May to mid-October is the perfect time to explore the Rhine. Three stops along the Rhine River not to miss out on.

August 25, 2016 ×
Force protection in Europe: Vehicle decals

Force protection in Europe: Vehicle decals

Decals not issued in Europe, must be removed from vehicles before they are registered in Europe.

August 24, 2016 ×
Exchange improves overseas school lunches this year

Exchange improves overseas school lunches this year

Electronic payments, improved food allergy tracking system, expanded menu options in schools.

August 24, 2016 ×
All officers selected for promotion now vetted for ‘exemplary conduct’

All officers selected for promotion now vetted for ‘exemplary conduct’

Officers selected by boards for promotion are now vetted for mental, physical, moral, and professional fitness, and must meet exemplary conduct standards.

August 23, 2016 ×
Below (Left to Right): MAJ (Ret.) Hooper, CDT Peting. CDT Furiosi, MAJ Hughes, Gage Hooper, CDT Gardner, CDT Blowers, CDT Hughes, CDT Dickenson, CDT Behrendt, Dr. Pierce. 

Cadets honored the sacrifices of those on D-Day at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial where over 9,000 Americans are laid to rest.

Future Army leaders take to the beaches of Normandy

Cadets honored the sacrifices of those on D-Day at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial where over 9,000 Americans are laid to rest.

August 23, 2016 ×