Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
March 11, 2021
IN THE NEWS:
CECOM town hall informs workforce on latest developments
Research, procurement could get squeezed in Biden budget
What’s In A Name? Billions In Cuts Depend On Defining ‘Legacy’
US losing military edge in Asia as China looks like it is planning for war: US Indo-Pacific Command chief
Service Dogs Better Than Emotional Support Dogs at Reducing PTSD Symptoms, Study Finds
ARMY ALLIANCE VIRTUAL MEETING FOR OUR SPONSORS
The Army Alliance will be hosting a free virtual meeting via Zoom for its sponsors on March 25th from noon to 1pm. An update of Army Alliance Federal and State initiatives will be provided. To register CLICK HERE . The meeting link will be provided prior to the event to registered participants
PERRY POINT DONATIONS REQUESTED
The Harford Chamber Military Affairs Committee is collecting items for Perry Point Veterans through March 31st. Items can be delivered to the Harford County Chamber of Commerce from 8am -3pm on Mondays-Thursdays. Particularly welcomed items (note: all clothing must be new)
- T-shirts (larger sizes preferred)
- Tennis shoes
- Jeans or shorts
- Toiletries (large liquid bottles of 2-in-1 shampoo/conditioner, body wash, body lotion); no conditioner by itself or bar soap.
- Crafts (Word search, paint by numbers, adult coloring books – meaning not kid content, but actually need child-type “spacing” due to dexterity or vision issues)
AFCEA Aberdeen will feature a virtual organizational update from Mr. Chuck Hoppe, Associate Director, Science, Technology and Engineering for the Command Capabilities Development Command C5ISR Center on March 10, from 1130AM to 1230PM. AFCEA members/local sponsors – FREE, Government/Academia - $5, Industry/Community - $15. All proceeds support the Chapter 501 3c Educational Foundation supporting annual local high school and community college scholarships and grants. Click here for more information or to register today!
Association of Defense Communities announces “ADC Live” a broadcast from their studio in Washington, D.C. ADC Live is the newest way to keep up to date on all things defense news. Each episode will feature live interviews with top leaders in DoD and Congress, breaking news, and topic-focused content developed from around the country. Tune in bi-weekly for 60 minutes of news and commentary on all the key defense issues impacting communities, installations, and the defense economy. The broadcast is free to watch in real time. First episode of ADC Live: Thursday, March 11 at 3PM Sign up for the broadcast here
Join the APG Young Professionals for a virtual trivia night on March 18! Trivia will be over zoom, and teams of up to 6 are welcome! You can sign up with a team or as an individual. All participants will be entered into a raffle. Fun prizes included! Register here by March 17.
Join the Northeastern Maryland Technical Council (NMTC) on March 25, 4-5:30PM, for IDISRUPTOR 3.6 – FUTURE OF EVERYTHING, Post Pandemic Emergence. This session will focus on the country’s emergence from the festering weight of COVID-19 and the transition to the “NEW NOW” by Fall 2021. It is intended to be a distinctly optimistic event showcasing the technologies, disruptive ideas, and forward-thinking leaders that are contributing to our emergence from the pandemic. Register HERE.
2nd Annual Monument to Monument Run to Honor - Virtual 5K Run/Walk Aberdeen Proving Ground Survivor Outreach Services, invites you to join in honoring the Family Members of our Fallen Service Members with our 2nd annual Monument to Monument Run to Honor - Virtual 5K Run/Walk, April 9-11. Registration is open only to the first 700 participants so SIGN UP TODAY! Click here for registration and race information.
ARMY ALLIANCE ANNUAL REPORT 2020:
The Army Alliance has published their 2020 Annual Report. The online version is available by clicking here.
RESOURCE TO HELP YOU TO NAVIGATE DOING BUSINESS WITH APG!:
Click HERE to see the online version of "Alphabet Suit." The booklet includes a step-by-step instruction on how to do business with APG, common acronyms and definitions, military courtesies, and much more! The booklet was a collaborative effort by the Harford County Office of Community and Economic Development and the Army Alliance.
APG News Installation Guide 2021
Harford County Office of Community and Economic Development
Major Granting Organization:
Maryland Department of Commerce, Division of Military and Federal Affairs
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