Sarah Sicard is a staff writer with Task & Purpose. After attending Hofstra University in 2014 and earning degrees in journalism and political science, she spent time as a defense reporter, covering technology and procurement. Before joining Task & Purpose, she worked for a public affairs firm in Washington, D.C. She comes from three generations of service members in both the Army and the Navy.
Recent articles from Sarah Sicard
Health & Fitness
Turns Out Obese Dudes Have One Big Advantage in Bed
It’s ridiculously simple: just give up the gym.
Gear & Tech
This Hoverbike Is The Stuff Star Wars Fans Dream Of
Soon, you can grab your ewok and ride off into the sunset.
Does The Military Really Use Saltpeter To Kill Troops’ Libidos?
The rumors about potassium nitrate have long circulated across the services.
This Veteran Will Soon Receive A Groundbreaking Prosthetic Leg
A Denver, Colorado surgeon will perform the surgery.
5 Powerful Lessons That Gen McMaster Brings To The White House
Here are five quotes that express the leadership and insight Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster brings to the White House.
A VA Twitter Account Went Rogue And Then Disappeared Over The Weekend
The VA Twitter account sent some off-message tweets over the weekend before vanishing completely.
Joining the Military
The Army Will Now Offer Cash Bonuses And 2-Year Contracts
The drawdown is being reversed, and now the Army needs to enlist 6,000 more troops.
An Officer Hates Nickelback So Much He Banned It From His Command Post
This may be the world’s greatest memo.
Gear & Tech
Here’s How You Can Stop Your iPhone From Spying On You
Here’s how you can get off the grid … sort of.
3 Men Brutally Attacked A Veteran Trying To Save A Turtle
The men are now in custody.
This Patriotic Porn Star Is Casting Veterans For A New Project
Mercedes Carrera’s latest film will feature an all-veteran cast.
Now You Can Have The Taco Bell Wedding Of Your Dreams
And it’ll only cost you $600. Talk about a steal.
Trump Looked To This Army Wife For Advice On Fixing The VA
This caregiver-turned VA activist had a chance to meet with President Trump on issues veterans face receiving health care.
How Flynn Became The Shortest Serving National Security Advisor Ever
The retired Army lieutenant general who once had President Donald Trump’s ear has fallen from grace.
Once A Promising UFC Fighter, This Air Force Vet Can’t Stop Getting Arrested
Daniel Barrera, an Air Force vet who became a UFC fighter, made threats against the life of a fellow fighter.
Family & Relationships
4 Simple Ways To Avoid Screwing Up Valentine’s Day…For Once
Here’s some blunt advice for everyone in a relationship on Feb. 14.
Using The Wrong Lube Just Cost The Navy $2 Million
Three E-2C Hawkeye engines had to be replaced.
What’s Really Inside The Gold Ball On Top Of Military Flagpoles?
The finial ball is full of military myth.