Applicants are sworn into service at the Military Entrance Processing Station on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 7, 2014.
Including Women Is Not The Right Next Step For Selective Service
The Selective Service system is an antiquated relic of a bygone era and should be eliminated for all Americans.
Master Chief Electrician's Mate Nathan Miller, virtual interactive training equipment lead instructor aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73), says goodbye to his daughter as the ship prepares to depart Fleet Activities, Yokosuka for its 2015 patrol.
Family & Relationships
5 Things I Learned About Myself After Becoming A First-Time Dad
As a veteran, I thought I was prepared for anything. Then I became a parent.
New Year's Resolutions, Army-style
Health & Fitness
7 Steps To Keeping Any New Year’s Resolution
Here are the 7 science-backed steps to setting a goal for 2016 and sticking with it.
Chaplain (Maj.) Robert Allman (middle) with Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, Combined task Force Dragoon, gathers fellow troopers together during a Christmas service Dec. 25, 2013, at Combat Outpost Shur Andam, Afghanistan.
How To Cope When The Holidays Aren’t Exactly Happy
If this holiday season is a struggle for you, these six things can help you feel a little better.
Capt. Kristen Griest and U.S. Army Ranger School Class 08-15 render a salute during their graduation at Fort Benning, Ga., Aug. 21, 2015.
Great Leadership Has Nothing To Do With Gender
It is not gender, but rather leadership and integrity that matter when it comes to the people we want serving in the armed forces.
Marines work out in the Devil Dog gym at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, Sept. 27, 2015.
Health & Fitness
A Marine Corps Vet Reflects On His Favorite Military Gyms
After 25 years of lifting weights, this Marine vet’s best iron moments came within the walls of the military’s most hardcore gyms.
Achilles drags the dead body of Hector in front of the gates of Troy in this painting by Franz Matsch
Why Ancient Greek Heroes Are Still So Appealing In Today’s Culture
Heroes of antiquity still have a lot to teach us about our own virtues and flaws.
U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen quarterback Ricky Dobbs watches the clock wind down on the academy's 35-13 victory over the University of Missouri Tigers at the 2009 Texas Bowl at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas on Dec. 31, 2009.
This Former Navy QB Is Setting Himself Up For A Post-Military NFL Career
Ricky Dobbs balances military service with dreams of playing in the NFL.