Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University celebrates 50 Years of U.S. military education programs in Europe

Campus locations throughout Europe will be celebrating this anniversary with their students and colleagues at various registration events and education centers throughout the year to highlight this important milestone.

Summer hire program connects youth and Army at JMRC

The Army in Europe Youth Summer Hire Program in 2023 came to a conclusion on July 28, 2023 and served as a platform to nurture and empower young talent across Europe.

August Events

It’s the last full month of summer and we’ve got eight events for everyone to enjoy this wonderful weather. Always remember to check an event’s website before traveling. 

NAS Sigonella first overseas base to implement USO Canine Therapy Program

This summer, Naval Air Station Sigonella had the distinct honor of becoming the first installation outside of the U.S. to introduce the USO (United Service Organizations) Canine Therapy Program.

Pet Travel Photo of the Month

Our first Pet Travel Photo of the Month is of Romeo, who was happy to be romping in the meadow atop Mt. Wank in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

CON Together August 2023

Why not break out your best cosplay, medieval gear and pop culture knowledge for a month filled with conventions?

KMC service members compete for the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge

The GAFPB traces its origins back to the 19th century and they have become a symbol of skill, discipline and professionalism within the German military.

How the SECO program can help spouses find employment

Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program (SECO) was specifically made to help military spouses with education, career guidance and job connections. See how to make it work for you.

USAF at the Royal International Air Tattoo 23

The United States Air Force participated in the world’s largest military airshow in July. Held yearly at Royal Air Force base Fairford in the United Kingdom, the airshow supports the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust.

Imprints of a Seafarer - The Story Behind the Navy’s Tattoo Traditions

The image of a sailor is almost always drawn with tattoos, but where did that idea come from? And how did tattooing spread throughout naval culture?

KMC joins transition to MHS GENESIS

MHS GENESIS will serve as a single point of access for service members’ medical records within the military health system, meaning they will no longer need to transfer their medical records during each permanent change of station.

What happens at a comic con?

Attending a first comic con while in Europe is a super fun way to wade into the culture of cosplay, fandom and gaming.

AWAG Hosts 67th Professional Development Seminar

“AWAG is dreams in action and potential set in motion. It’s a pivotal moment in time when you are given the opportunity to dig deep to expand even wider. A place to be humbled and uplifted. It’s a gift of powerful energy, to be rejuvenated for all that life has, and will continue to throw at us.” As a homeschooling mother, Shanel Bell said, “AWAG is not just a leadership seminar or a networking opportunity for professionals; it is something much bigger.”

Breaking the silence: TSgt Paul Vermaire’s journey with mental health recovery

Paul Vermaire’s experience ignited a newfound desire within himself to speak openly about mental health.

LRC Rheinland-Pfalz safety expert explains heat injuries

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany – With the heat of summer at our doorsteps, heat illness awareness and summer safety are paramount.

Beach day at the Gelterswoog

Near Kaiserslautern, the Gelterswoog offers a place to swim and get your beach fix without going far from home.

Soldier reflects on LGBTQ+ Pride as Commemorative Month Comes to a Close

1st Lt. Patrick Oathout, who identifies as gay, is currently serving in Poland. He shares the meaning of Pride Month to his experience in the U.S. Army.

Military kids debut in Western short film “Rivals”

The Western short premiered on June 16, 2023. Four military children from the Kaiserslautern Military Community (KMC) discuss their experiences in the cast.