Summer Edition of the Chapter Newsletter
Town Hall Update on the New
State Veterans Home
The Nevada Department of Veteran Services will hold a Town Hall on July
31st to update the public on the construction timeline, as well as
introduce the management company that will be managing the new home.
Tthe eligibility criteria and the date of the ribbon- cutting ceremony
for the new home will also be covered. Get any questions about the new
all Women Vets Who Would Like to be a Model
This fall, Veterans Guest House will be hosting its annual Boots Meet
Fashion - Fashion Meets Fun Champagne Luncheon & Fashion Show on October
4th. They will be maintaining the wonderful tradition that the models
are women who are serving or have served our country. Applications need
to be submitted by July 15th.
Soldier Health and Readiness
The Army has made great progress in improving soldier
health and readiness, but 17 percent of the force is considered obese,
14 percent has been diagnosed with a sleep disorder and 24 percent has a
behavioral health disorder.Clearly, there is room for continued
improvement, panelists said during a discussion about the health of the
force during the Army Medical Symposium and Exposition hosted in San
Antonio by the Association of the U.S. Army’s Institute of Land Warfare.
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Army Perfects Lasers and
The recent Space and the Network Symposium hosted by the Association of
the U.S. Army’s Greater Los Angeles Chapter in Huntington Beach, Calif.,
provided attendees with an expanded perspective into those increasingly
dynamic of how the Army uses space to expand support to warfighters
included two programs underway at U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense
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"Voice for the Army - Support for the Soldier"
in Northern Nevada
Since 1950, the Association of
the United States Army has worked to support all aspects of national
security while advancing the interests of America's Army and the men
and women who serve.
AUSA is a private, non-profit educational organization that supports
America's Army--Active, National Guard, Reserve, Civilians, Retirees
and family members. AUSA provides numerous professional development
opportunities at a variety of events both local and national.
The General Westmoreland
Chapter consists of Reno area AUSA members who support our
brave soldiers and represent their interests here in Northern
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