DLA News Archive

Tag: Culture L&M

June 14, 2024

Pride Program offers personal perspective on ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ era

When Jason Guthrie was in the Navy, he thrived for the first time in his life, garnering many accolades, challenging assignments and promotions. But one moment brought his upward trajectory to a screeching halt, resulting in his discharge in 1996 after four years of service.

May 24, 2024

DLA Land and Maritime’s Hall of Fame grows to 100 inductees

The 2024 Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Hall of Fame hit a milestone of 100 inductees since the Hall’s inception in 2005 in a ceremony honoring five former associates May 21 at the DLA Land and Maritime Operations Center Auditorium.

May 17, 2024

History, culture shared at Asian Pacific American Heritage Month program

The Defense Supply Center Columbus community gathered for an Asian Pacific American Heritage Month program May 14 in the DSCC Operations Center.

Jan. 12, 2024

More presence, purpose as DSCC welcomes workforce

The new year brought change to the Defense Supply Center Columbus. Thousands of associates filled offices, cafeterias and parking lots across the installation in the first week of January, mirroring pre-pandemic on-site population levels.

Sept. 28, 2023

Diversity reigns at DSCC multicultural event

Embracing differences was the theme of the day at Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Multicultural and Diversity Day celebration Sept. 27 at Defense Supply Center Columbus.

Sept. 8, 2023

Local news anchor Stacia Naquin headlines Women’s Equality Day program

From Lawton Fort Sill, Oklahoma to Columbus, Ohio, ABC 6/FOX 28 News Anchor Stacia Naquin has made it a point to support the military wherever she goes. 

Aug. 25, 2023

Culture survey feedback takes training to new heights at Aberdeen

New associates at Defense Logistics Agency Land – Aberdeen are immersing into DLA culture and gaining skills to succeed with enhanced onboarding efforts developed by the detachment’s Culture Council.

May 22, 2023

Asian American and Pacific Islanders share wisdom for advancing workforce development

The Defense Federal Community celebrated Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with a special program and discussion panel at the Defense Supply Center Columbus Operations Center May 18. The program was sponsored by the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Office of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity and the Asian/Pacific American Employment Program.

May 11, 2022

DSCC MWR’s Operation Cookie Drop gives Ohio military a big thank you for Military Appreciation Month

In honor of Military Appreciation Month, the Defense Supply Center Columbus Morale, Welfare and Recreation’s annual Operation Cookie Drop distributes hundreds of cases of Girl Scout cookies donated by the Girl Scouts of Ohio's Heartland each May. This year, the Girl Scouts and DSCC MWR distributed 1300 cases of cookies to about 5,600 service members from 32 units (large and small) throughout Ohio.

May 6, 2022

Commentary: Advancing leaders through collaboration

When I was in college as a cadet, the theme of “cooperate and graduate” occupied just about everything cadets did.