2012 Annual Meeting Stories 

Monday, October 22, 2012

TRADOC commander: No plans to return to ‘tiered readiness’ in building future Army.

Staying together’ is critical to Army’s future as regionally aligned force.

Streit USA showcases armored vehicles      

Chief: ‘Not a good old boy network’ in probing misconduct.   

From the Floor: No losers in this vote

Chief, secretary: Balance essential in time of declining budgets

 3 firms present their case to replace Humvee

Shrestha and Senna win 2012 Soldier and NCO of the Year Awards

 Austin: Army must address challenges home and abroad

Army leaders tout importance of AUSA Annual Meeting

Army transitions to wider, less predictable set of missions

Special Operations Forces gain recogniiton, face busy future

Senior Army Officials Call for End to Stigmatizing PTSD

Transition assistance finds favor in lean times

From the floor: Armored vehicle goes hybrid

Warrant community to see slower promotions, tougher education requirements

Technology, generation and conservation promise Army energy security


Tuesday, October 23, 2012 

Odierno calls for adaptive leaders to face a changing world  

From the floor: GD broadening Stryker’s capabilities with treads    

Asia Pacific Pivot: A Return to Normal  

From the floor 6: Laser cartridge offers affordable, safe firearms training option  

Regional aligned forces offer a new Army model for global involvement 

Army creates process to measure needs 30 years out.  

Should the Army National Guard, Army Reserve be merged?

Army Reserve seeks ways to identify soldiers at risk

Army National Guard going back to the future to remain operational force

From the floor: Firms enhance unmanned systems

Army defines parameters for standards, discipline to raise professionalism

Army medicine does not wait, reaches out to patients

Resiliency: Male military spouse style

Army Reserve to address above-the-line AGRs, shortage of mid-career NGOs and officers


Wednesday, October 24 2012

"We want you on the team," TRADOC commander tells DA civilians

Army civilians face cuts, but scale not yet known

Army leaders emphasize importance of cyberspace capabilities

New Army initiatives aim to ease wartime stresses on soldiers    

Top DoD official says Army experience in last decade will help in adapting to new security environment

Key to securing borders is cooperation among U.S. agencies, Canada and Mexico

Family forum: Helping schools help military kids

Family Forum: Wear Blue—Run to Remember

From the Floor: AUSA Blast Seat Damper story

Baker, Marshall Medal awardee, warns against ‘economic and political dysfunction.’