29 Apr '13, 12pm

Raising the bar: Cadet vaults into record books - United States Army (press release)

Raising the bar: Cadet vaults into record books - United States Army (press release)

AUSTIN, Texas (April 29, 2013) -- With a storm brewing on the horizon last month during the 2013 Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin, all eyes in the stands were instead focused on the field where the real thunder was taking place. Cadet Sam Kendricks, a sophomore in general studies at the University of Mississippi and star of the Ole Miss track and field team, recorded the highest NCAA pole vault since 1998, shattering the Ole Miss and Texas Relays record with an attempt of 19 feet, 3/4 inches. The effort was good for the NCAA's fifth-best ever. What most of the track and field aficionados in the stands that day weren't privy to were Kendricks' accomplishments off the field. Besides soaring over 15-year-old collegiate pole vault records and studying for his undergraduate degree, the Oxford, Miss., native also finds time to serve his country, training to become an off...

Full article: http://www.army.mil/article/102048/Raising_the_bar__Cadet...

Tweets

Army wins top award for innovation - United States Army (press release)

Army wins top award for innovation - United Sta...

army.mil 01 May '13, 12pm

WASHINGTON (April 30, 2013) -- The U.S. Army has been named one of the world's most innovative research organizations, aft...

Record 18,400 new homes to come on-stream

forums.condosingapore.com 30 Apr '13, 4am

Record 18,400 new homes to come on-stream http://www.straitstimes.com/archive/...tream-20130427 Record 18,400 new homes to...

All 3 Fixi Novo books are now sold at the main ...

kinokuniya.com 30 Apr '13, 4pm

This book describes how Disney University develops the world's most engaged and customer-centric employees. The Disney Uni...

The year 2012 viewed in the eyes of books

thefinance.sg 02 May '13, 4am

I’ve read a total of 35 books, way lower than the usual 52 books per year. I know I’ve said that I no longer want to count...

DTN Military News: Congress to Army: Why buy Apaches that can’t fly?: Top Army acquisition officials had some ...

DTN Military News: Congress to Army: Why buy Ap...

defensetech.org 29 Apr '13, 4am

Top Army acquisition officials had some explaining to do Friday when a House Armed Services Committee member accused the s...

#Army amputee completes grueling air assault school

#Army amputee completes grueling air assault sc...

stripes.com 30 Apr '13, 12am

In this undated photo provided by the U.S. Army, Sgt. 1st Class Greg Robinson, an amputee, is shown. Robinson, 34, of the ...

Army amputee completes air assault school

militarytimes.com 30 Apr '13, 12am

FORT CAMPBELL, KENTUCKY — Sgt. 1st Class Greg Robinson has become the first amputee to complete Army air assault school, a...

There IS a programme this FCBD at Kino.

There IS a programme this FCBD at Kino.

kinokuniya.com.sg 29 Apr '13, 7am

Books Kinokuniya presents the following meet and greet sessions with cosplayers and Star Wars characters at various timing...

Army amputee completes air assault school

armytimes.com 30 Apr '13, 12am

FORT CAMPBELL, KENTUCKY — Sgt. 1st Class Greg Robinson has become the first amputee to complete Army air assault school, a...

Strong BANDS to play national fitness month of May - United States Army (press release): Strong BANDS to play

Strong BANDS to play national fitness month of ...

army.mil 03 May '13, 1pm

SAN ANTONIO (May 2, 2013) -- Get fit. Eat better. Feel better. Be better. Army Strong B.A.N.D.S. is back. The largest Army...