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Army Reserve Mentors and Evaluates Cadets at 2016 Sandhurst
April 11, 2016
Officer Cadets of the Royal Military College of Canada brief a United States Military Academy (USMA) Cadet scorekeeper on where their next checkpoint will be during the annual Sandhurst Competition held at the United States Military Academy Apr. 8-9, 2016. The Sandhurst Competition is an annual event held at the United States Military Academy (USMA) where the cadets of  military academies from around the world compete in a variety of Soldier skills in which Non-Commissioned Officers of Companies A and B of the 3rd Bn., 304th Inf. Reg. (USMA) both mentor and evaluate the Cadets on their performance. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Javier Amador) (released)

Cadets from around the globe square off at 2016 Sandhurst competition
April 11, 2016
A team from the United States Military Academy's Corps of Cadets make the 6 mile trek across the Appalachain Mountain range to their second station,rifle marksmanship,  during the first day of competition at the 2016 Sandhurst competition held at West Point, N.Y., April 8, 2016. The rifle marksmanship station was the second of 13 stations at this years competition. In all, 60 teams of cadets from military acdemies in 13 countries are competiting for the coveted British officer's sword. (U.S. Army photo Sgt. 1st Class Brian Hamilton/released)

7th MSC Soldiers train with U.S. Navy, Spanish disaster responders during SUR 2016
April 8, 2016
UME members train on crane lift operations during SUR 2016, Apr. 5, 2016. U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from the 7th Mission Support Command conducted combined joint partnered foreign consequence management disaster response operations with personnel from U.S. Navy Combined Joint Task Force 68 as part of more than 100 military members and civilians as part of the Combined Joint Task Force-Foreign Consequence Management or CJTF-FCM in support of the Spanish Emergency Military Unit first responders  or UME and Spanish Army Recon during disaster emergency response exercise Combined Joint Exercise SUR 2016, Apr. 5-7, 2016.

Army Reserve Soldier named president of local Warrant Officers Association Chapter
April 8, 2016

Balancing Act: Parenthood, Service, Career, Dreams
April 8, 2016
U.S. Army Reserve  Sgt. Joe Villines, with the 203rd Public Affairs Detachment, poses for a picture highlighting the cross between two of his work worlds at Camp Dodge, Iowa, March 18, 2016. Villines manages to find the balance between his military obligations, his civilian career with the Department of Veterans affairs, fatherhood, and a growing passion in rural farming. Joe is increasing his knowledge on traditional farming and becoming a man of the soil, and in the process giving back to his local community.(U.S. Army Reserve photo by  Brian Godette, USARC Public Affairs)

88th RSC Facility Coordinators Workshop
April 8, 2016
Bud Berendes, the acting lead of the 88th RSC Department of Public Works’ Plans Division, speaks to Soldiers and civilians during an 88th RSC Facility Coordinators Workshop at its headquarters on Fort McCoy, Wis., April 6.
Workshops like these are conducted throughout the year to help improve the performance and knowledge of coordinators throughout the command’s 19 state area-of-responsibility.

Farming: Microbiology-Style with a CBRN Twist
April 7, 2016
Capt. Christopher Ecker, a chemical officer assigned to the 307th Medical Brigade and a microbiologist for the U. S. Geological Survey Ohio Water Center, analyzes algal toxins at the USGS Ohio Water Microbiology Lab in Columbus, Ohio.

Army Reserve Sustainability Programs Encourage Paper Reduction
April 7, 2016

Army Reserve command supplies ready medical equipment to all military branches
April 7, 2016
Maj. Gen. Margaret W. Boor, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve's 99th Regional Support Command, visits the command's Equipment Concentration Site 99 April 7 at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. ECS 99 is a 75,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art medical storage and maintenance site that provides a secure, climate-controlled environment in which to store medical, dental, optical and veterinary equipment, and maintain and repair bio-medical equipment, x-ray machines, ventilators and defibrillators in order to support the Innovative Readiness Training program, which provides necessary training to medical and dental personnel across all branches of military service while providing much-needed medical and dental care to underserviced areas in the United States.

Army Reserve Emphasizes Water's Role in Global Footprint, Conservation Efforts
April 7, 2016
U.S. Army paratroopers from B Co., 112th Signal Bn., 528th Special Operations Sustainment Brigade arrive in a convoy for airborne operations during a validation exercise near Camp Lejeune, N.C., March 1, 2016. A validation exercise, (VALEX) is a multi-day, lanes training event to validate a units preparedness to conduct real world operations. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Neil A. Stanfield)(Released)