Essays Tagged: "Active duty"

Transformation in the Military. The US Army has gone through many transformations in the centuries past in order to posture itself to meet changing requirements.

equirements. With the changes in the modern day battlefield, many have seen a need to integrate the active Army, the National Guard, and the Army Reserve to build a unified, rapid response, and self-s ... UR warned that, "protracted commitments to peace operations could lower the overall readiness of US active duty forces over time, and in turn, reduce our ability to fulfill our strategy to be able to ...

(5 pages) 176 0 4.7 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Post WW1 american literature

The Lost GenerationWhether they came before the war, discovered it on active duty, or were drawn to it by the hedonism and headiness of its salon and café society, ...

(7 pages) 140 1 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

WWI:French flying service. about americans struggling to be pilots in WWI.

helped form the Lafayette Flying Corps, and was the only one of its seven original members still on active duty when the war ended.Thaw was a large man with black hair, black eyes, and a walrus mustac ...

(2 pages) 28 2 2.5 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Tim O'Brien: Bibliography

nti-war movement of tens of millions of ordinary citizens, a movement in which Vietnam veterans and active duty soldiers eventually played a decisive role. The other major achievement is the literatur ... ifth Battalion, forty sixth infantry from January 1969 to March 1970. He patrolled some of the most active and brutal sites of the war and it definitely showed in the settings of his writings. I have ...

(3 pages) 30 0 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Military vs. civilian life

e spent to get educated. On the other hand, in the military college is completely paid for while on active duty. The college money doesn't stop there. Upon getting out of the military, member's get wh ...

(2 pages) 84 1 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Subject for this Essay should be under "Information Technology" I will discuss Army Kowledge Online and the Army Knowledge Management strategy

systems. I will focus particularly on the Army Knowledge Online system, which allows access to all Active Duty Army, Army Reserve, Army National Guard, Department of the Army Civilians, Retired Army, ...

(3 pages) 73 0 4.7 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Reservists and Armed Conflicts

e used in major armed conflicts?Yes. The United States Army Reserve is a very important part of the Active Army. They are trained with the active duty soldiers, utilize the same equipment, deal with t ... rs, utilize the same equipment, deal with the same stresses, and feel the same sense of duty as any active duty personnel. The Army Reservists are the Combat Support, and Combat Service Support elemen ...

(2 pages) 21 0 2.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Diet: Another Four Letter Word.

ficant thing I have learned from this class is that my eating habits need a drastic overhaul. Being active duty Army, there is a misconception that military personnel are physical fit and lead a healt ...

(4 pages) 95 1 2.3 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Gays in the Military

sy to see why this issue causes so much debate and conflict. My mother and stepfather are currently active duty. While conducting research on this issue I interviewed both of them. They had different ... act, statement, or marriage/attempted same sex marriage. "Act" is defined by:- Any bodily contact, actively undertaken or passively permitted, between members of the same sex for the purpose of satis ...

(4 pages) 89 3 4.7 May/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Benefit, Safety, and Health (Military)

deploy and meet mission requirement.Insurance BenefitsLife Insurance benefits are important to both active duty service members and retirees. The military provides active duty an automatically activat ... ut in writing. Coverage is also available for dependents for $10,000. Service members released from active duty with full coverage may convert to a Veterans Life Insurance (VGLI) plan or an individual ...

(4 pages) 99 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Nutritional Medicine Service

aff not only feeds the patients at Sacile Hospital, but also provides nutritional counseling to all active duty members and their eligible dependents.2. The clinic provides two main services to the Av ...

(1 pages) 647 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Lord Hornblower

h him. When he got outside, St. Vincent was awaiting him. There, Hornblower was told he would start active duty that night. His orders were to suppress the mutiny on the ship "Flame".Later that ... rprise although he had always disapproved of captains and admirals who had their wives with them on active service. Hornblower got on the carriage with the royal pair as they made their way to the hot ...

(7 pages) 671 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A separate peace 3

ntense level of hatred for the enemy. Because my war ended before I ever put on a uniform, I was on active duty all my time at Devon; I killed my enemy there." In A Separate Peace, by John Knowles, th ...

(3 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

My interview with Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara

tulations on being appointed commander of La Cabaña Fortress. How was the transition from being in active duty, to being commander of La Cabaña Fortress?” “Well,” said Che, “it’s nice to b ...

(1 pages) 554 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Define transactional leadership.

re interrelated for a common purpose, to integrate all defense forces to support, care, and protect active duty and non-active duty veterans. That is similar to our mission statement. At the VA - hosp ...

(3 pages) 98 0 4.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

What About Our Nation's Heroes?

esident Obama’s budget proposal is wrong because it will require veteran’s injured during active duty to use their private medical insurance pay for medical care required for their service-r ...

(3 pages) 23 1 5.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Personal Health Assessment

r, I tribute the Interpersonal and Social Wellness dimension to my wife. Before I met my wife I was active duty Army and in all reality had nobody I felt truly comfortable sharing my feelings with and ...

(3 pages) 91 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Effects of Music on the Mind and Body

doctor who attended Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia. He was on active duty in the U.S. Army until 1991 and served in the Gulf War as a physician. He wrote many jou ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2012

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Persuasive Essay

Certification Exams. Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) pays 100% of the tuition and fees for mostly active duty soldiers and give you a certain amount per credit hour. As part of the Army Continuing E ... you retire from the services you still are cover for health insurance. The Army offers benefits for Active Duty personnel, Retirees, Reservist & Guard and to certain family members. The Army basic ...

(3 pages) 3 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

BUSN 601: Labor Laws

are rising compared to the United States. So the loophole that is often abused is becoming less attractive. Washington D.C. is attuned to this trend and it appears a degree of energy is being put towa ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers