DLA News Archive

Tag: Heritage and Diversity L&M

June 2, 2016

DSCC celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander month; engineer wins annual award

Defense Supply Center Columbus held its annual Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Month celebration May 25 inside DLA Land and Maritime’s headquarters building auditorium and handed out the 2016 Shoong Yin Award.

May 2, 2016

Holocaust survivor shares story of resilience with DLA employees

John Koenigsberg was just five years old when the Gestapo took away his grandfather and forced his family into hiding in occupied Holland. He would spend the next two years in the care of a Catholic family who took him in, while his father joined the Dutch resistance movement and his mother’s fate remained unknown to him.

Feb. 2, 2016

Land and Maritime Blog Tag List

This is the post for establishing Land and Maritime's blog tags.

Nov. 30, 2015

Land and Maritime honors first Americans

Attracted by the sound of Native American background music DLA Land and Maritime associates filed into the Building 20 auditorium to be educated and entertained by the latest in DLA’s continuing series of special emphasis diversity programs.“I’ve been to a lot of events and programs in my long tenure of wearing the Navy uniform,” Navy Rear Admiral

Nov. 23, 2015

Columbus' Hispanic Heritage Program engages local students and professionals

Ten college and high school students and six professionals benefited from this one-time mentoring and networking opportunity.

Nov. 2, 2015

DLA Land and Maritime celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

The DLA Land and Maritime EEO Hispanic Employment Program (HEP) joined in the celebration of the National Hispanic Heritage Month (NHHM) in an event held mid-October.  The recognition period, designated by Congress to celebrate the rich heritage and cultural diversity, spans from Sept. 15 through Oct. 15.In his welcoming remarks, James