Archive for August, 2016

Learn German Phrases: Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

Learn German Phrases: Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

An introduction to the German language.

August 22, 2016 ×
Preparation is key to Army Reserve retirement

Preparation is key to Army Reserve retirement

A retired Soldier continues to be a part of the Army Family. Learn more about preparation for Army Reserve retirement.

August 22, 2016 ×
How to become a US President, election process explained

How to become a US President, election process explained

An easy to read graphic for kids and adults alike to learn the U.S. Presidential election process.

August 18, 2016 ×
DoD’s 9 Combatant Commands explained

DoD’s 9 Combatant Commands explained

So what exactly do these COCOMs do? Here’s a quick explainer for each.

August 18, 2016 ×
Explore Germany’s National Parks: 5 parks to make a priority

Explore Germany’s National Parks: 5 parks to make a priority

There are 16 national parks in Germany, here’s a list of the five you should make a priority.

August 18, 2016 ×
AT message: Be a step ahead of threats

AT message: Be a step ahead of threats

Every member of the community is a sensor. If you see something, say something.

August 17, 2016 ×
Stuttgart Girl Scouts experience magic at summer camp

Stuttgart Girl Scouts experience magic at summer camp

More than 120 Stuttgart community members came together for the Girl Scouts day camp, Magical Adventures in Scouting, Aug. 8-12, 2016.

August 16, 2016 ×
A bird's eye view shows the 42-acre solar array located at White Sands Missile Range that helped save over $2 million dollars in energy costs. The solar array officially began producing energy in December 2012 and since provided energy-saving costs of six figures every year. Photo Credit: Adriana Salas, ATEC.

Army reaches $1 billion in energy-saving projects

In less than five years, the Army has engaged in 127 energy-saving projects that now exceed $1 billion in investments.

August 16, 2016 ×
August is Antiterrorism Awareness Month

August is Antiterrorism Awareness Month

To report suspicious activity in the Stuttgart military community, people can do the following…

August 15, 2016 ×
10 tips to help foster healthy sleep habits

10 tips to help foster healthy sleep habits

Tips and tools that may help you sleep better.

August 15, 2016 ×
10 tips for the best school year yet

10 tips for the best school year yet

Here are some tips to ensure your child has the best possible start for a successful school year.

August 15, 2016 ×
Stuttgart student experiences being a ‘secretary of Juliet’

Stuttgart student experiences being a ‘secretary of Juliet’

A personal account volunteering at the Juliet Club in Verona, Italy.

August 12, 2016 ×
Photo by JP WALLET / Shutterstock.com

Make your out-of-town guest feel right at home

Checklist to prepare for out-of-town guests.

August 11, 2016 ×
War is declared as paintball battle rages in local training area

War is declared as paintball battle rages in local training area

If you are new to the community, Stuttgart Family and Morale Welfare and Recreation can help you answer one of the most common questions asked by Service members, civilians and their family members upon arriving, “What’s there to do around here?”.

August 10, 2016 ×
Capt. Jennifer Roper, 90th Medical Operations Squadron family physician, poses in the 90th Medical Group Medical Treatment Facility Aug. 18, 2015, on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. Roper offered advice on how to prevent Rhabdomyolysis, the build-up of intracellular material in the blood from damaged muscles, which included staying hydrated and knowing one’s limits during exercise. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jason Wiese.

Advice for your mental health

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” – Benjamin Franklin.

August 10, 2016 ×