Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
April 28, 2022
IN THE NEWS:
‘Tremendous’ momentum seen as US Army upgrades network tech
Pentagon wants at least $377 million over five years for new rapid experimentation fund
Army progresses on electronic warfare revamp
CARA microbiologists leverage improved detection software to safeguard U.S. forces
ANNUAL ARMY ALLIANCE DINNER MEETING:
The Army Alliance Annual Dinner Meeting will be held June 6, 5:30 to 8:30PM at Water’s Edge Events Center in Belcamp. Our speakers, listed below, will address “APG’s Role in the Nation’s Pandemic Response.” Register by May 27 by clicking HERE.
- Dr. Patrick Baker, Army Research Laboratory, Combat Capabilities Development Command
- Dr. Eric Moore, Chemical Biological Center, Combat Capabilities Development Command
- Ms. Nicole Kilgore, Program Executive Office, Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense
Register now for a cohort of the Leader Transition Institute’s virtual veteran transition program, “Changing Focus: Moving From We to Me,” a FREE intensive, interactive, hands-on program designed for service members and their spouses who are within 24 months (either before or after) of transitioning from active duty to the civilian sector, and veterans of any era who want to reset their transition in the virtual arena. The program is conducted in 24 hours over four days. A video, the agenda, and registration for upcoming sessions (June/September) is HERE.
CYBERSECURITY TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION GRANTS:
Transmosis, a nationally recognized cybersecurity workforce developer, announced it is offering fully subsidized CompTIA cybersecurity training and certification to a select number of Maryland residents in a bid to address the state’s shortage of skilled cybersecurity workers. Read the Press Release HERE. Link to call for Applicants
SUMMER AND FALL GEER SCHOLARSHIPS AT CECIL COLLEGE:
Jumpstart your career with these tuition-free opportunities!
Cecil College is the recipient of a grant from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund intended to support students training for a career or re-entering the workforce. Scholarships are available until funds are depleted. Apply today!
The Discovery Center at Water’s Edge will present The Magic of Science Fair and Family Festival on June 11 at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium featuring a day of interactive activities and exploration. Attendees will enjoy sports competitions, drone races, play areas, magic shoes, fun science experiments, and much more! Festivities will include a regional science fair for middle school students, and a family festival with activities for learners of all ages, from infants to adults. The event is free. For more information about the Discovery Center at Waters Edge, visit www.apgdiscovery.com, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEARN ABOUT APG!
Check out the Army Alliance YouTube Channel!
View the "ABCs of APG." No technical talk, just plain English, written with our community audience in mind! Learn about the APG mission and why APG is so important to our Nation and to Northeastern Maryland. New video added, "B is for Chem/Bio." Other videos are available, "Intro to APG," "R is for Research and Development," "T is for Testing and Evaluation,"and "C is for C5ISR." Other videos to be added over the next several months.
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.
2021 Army Alliance Annual Report
“The Proof,” APG Magazine, Installation Guide Edition
Harford County Office of Community and Economic Development
Major Granting Organization:
Maryland Department of Commerce, Division of Military and Federal Affairs
Army Alliance Four Star Sponsors: