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What You Need to Know About the Fleet-Wide Sexual Assault Awareness Stand-down

Capt. Daniel Prince, chief of staff of Commander, Submarine Group (SUBGRU) 9, speaks to Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor submarine senior leadership to kick off all-hands sexual assault awareness training as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Apr. 11, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ahron Arendes/Released)

By Capt. Paul Rosen 21st Century Sailor Office These are the five things every Sailor needs to know about the Fleet-Wide Sexual Assault Awareness Stand-down.   1) There has been SAPR training throughout the fleet recently. Why are we having an additional stand-down? Sexual assault continues to be a problem in …

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21st Century Sailor Office Established For Resiliency, Readiness Programs

21st Century Sailor and Marine logo

By Rear Adm. Walter “Ted” Carter  Director, 21st Century Sailor Office NAVADMIN 153/13 announced the establishment of the 21st Century Sailor Office (OPNAV N17), which reorganized existing Navy resources to create a comprehensive, Sailor-focused resiliency effort. Below are five things you need to know about the 21st Century Sailor Office. What is the 21st …

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Wounded Warrior Games 2013: A Navy Chaplain’s Perspective

This year’s Wounded Warrior Games will come to a close this evening. In this blog, Navy Chaplain Bill Middleton, director for CREDO NDW, shares his experiences at this year’s games. “We know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope.” (Romans 5:3 NIV) We gathered in the Summit Room …

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