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Aug 31

August 31, 2017

August 31 – Pass it on!

  END OF FISCAL YEAR TA GUIDANCE Friday, Sept. 15 (until 11:59 P.M. EST) is the last day for Soldiers to request tuition assistance (TA) funding for classes that begin on/before Sept. 30 due to the Army’s fiscal year close-out. There will be no exceptions. Soldiers will be able to enroll in fiscal 2017 classes after Sept. 15 using the self-pay functionality to pay for enrollments out-of-pocket. Army Continuing Education System headquarters will not flip any self-funded classes to TA…

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Aug 30

August 30, 2017

Boots to Business Training – First class begins 9/5/17

Boots to Business is an entrepreneurial education and training program offered by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as part of the Department of Defense’s Transition Assistance Program (TAP). Boots to Business | Reboot is an entrepreneurial training program designed for Veterans and their dependents that have already made the transition back to civilian life. The curriculum continuum includes steps for evaluating business concepts, the foundational knowledge required to develop a business plan and information on SBA resources available to…

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Aug 24

August 24, 2017

Building Healthy Relationships: Addressing Unresolved Anger Discussion

September 20, 2017 – 12-1 pm MST Facilitated by: Sophia Tailor, PhD, LPCMH Military OneSource is pleased to offer dynamic group discussions where you can see, text and chat with licensed counselors and a small group of other service members and their families online. Did you know that anger and the way it is expressed is a language unto itself? Just as pain or a fever may indicate an injury or an illness, anger is your body’s signal that something…

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Aug 18

August 18, 2017

August 17: Pass it On

EXCHANGE RECYCLE POINT REOPENS The recycle point at the Exchange reopened Aug. 15. Paving work to improve the area for customers has been completed. The hours of operation are Monday–Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. EXERCISE VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT US Army Garrison-Fort Carson is conducting a full-scale emergency response exercise Sept 6 and 7 and needs volunteers to help with set up and serve as role players for different pandemic…

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Aug 11

August 11, 2017

August 10: Pass it On

FORT CARSON CHILD SUPERVISION POLICY (FLYER) GATE 19 OPENING DELAYED Due to ongoing paving and road work, the opening of Gate 19 is now anticipated to be Aug. 23. For questions, contact the project engineer at 526-4929. WOMEN’S EQUALITY DAY A Women’s Equality Day observance takes place Aug. 28 at 3 p.m. at the Elkhorn Conference Center. The observance is presented by 4th Infantry Division and 4th Combat Aviation Brigade Equal Opportunity offices. CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN STATE PARK (FLYERS) COLORADO MILITARY…

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Aug 8

August 8, 2017

2017 DCoE Summit Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for the 2017 Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury Summit, “Advances in the State of the Science and Best Practices.” Join health care professionals, researchers and academicians involved in all aspects of psychological health and traumatic brain injury (TBI) care for the military community September 19-21, 2017 for this virtual conference. This year’s event will provide real-time access to more than 28 hours of state-of-the-science programing, where participants can earn up…

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Aug 4

August 4, 2017

“Pass It On” 03 August

The “Pass It On” is available online at: http://carson.armymwr.com/us/carson/programs/community-ne or Here! BARKELEY BRIDGE CLOSURE Two pedestrian bridges that cross Barkeley Avenue between Hogan Street and Christie Street will be closed for repair work from July 29 until Oct. 28. EXCHANGE RECYCLE POINT TEMPORARY RELOCATION The recycle point at the Exchange is temporarily relocated to building 406, north of the intersection of Barger and Tevis Streets while paving work occurs. The hours of operation at the temporary recycle location are the…

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Aug 3

August 3, 2017

Career Exploration & Planning Webinar

Need a change but don’t know what’s your best next career? This free workshop is for you! Exploring your options is the first step toward winning a fulfilling and lasting career. Let’s dramatically speed up the process! Career Exploration & Planning is a 20 minute webinar followed by a 1 hour in-person workshop. Experts will show you how to use R2W’s innovative tools to quickly zero in on quality jobs matching your career goals, while increasing your interviews and job offers. You might find the…

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Aug 3

August 3, 2017

Drive Smart Event with Carlos Gonzalez State Farm

Saturday, August 12 at 2PM-4PM located at 1710 S. Circle Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80910 Drive Smart Colorado is a task force created to educate the community on the negative impact impaired driving has and what we can do to keep us safe. Impaired driving is dangerous and illegal, yet every day people get behind the wheel when impaired, and risk the safety of everyone around them. An average of 77 impaired persons are caught everyday in Colorado. Carlos Gonzalez…

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Aug 3

August 3, 2017

Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center August Events

Happening in August: *       Project Welcome Home Power Breath Workshop, 10-14 AUG *       Peer Navigators Networking Event @ Red Leg Brewing Company, 10 AUG *       Power Breath Meditation Workshop, 10 – 14 AUG *       Mt. Carmel Golf Tournament, 16 AUG *       Engage Your Destiny, 17 AUG *       Boz Catering Lunch @ Mt. Carmel – Join us for a catered monthly lunch.  This month’s menu is a pasta bar! …

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