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Dec. 19, 2016

Logistics On Location: LCACs RIMPAC 2016

During RIMPAC 2016 LCACS played an important role in shore to ship movement of the marines and air gear. Watch this Logistics On Location to see LCACs in action.

Dec. 9, 2016

New Year’s resolutions and how DLA can help you achieve your goals

Ringing in the new year often results in a time of reflection, reviewing the current situation and planning for the future. DLA takes the opportunity to look back at the year and make goals for the year ahead. As individuals, we use this time to do the same. Many of us will set personal resolutions. At DLA Land and Maritime, we understand the importance of work/life balance and would like to assist in your journey to keep your resolutions with some tips and resources made available to you as a member of our workforce.

Dec. 5, 2016

DSCC program honors legacy of American Indians

Defense Supply Center Columbus hosted an event to celebrate the heritage and legacy of American Indians in Ohio and throughout the nation. The Nov. 30 presentation inside the installation Operations Center auditorium brought together members of the Defense Federal Community to learn history, sample traditional food items, and listen to cultural ambassadors from the Native American community.

Nov. 9, 2016

Associates learn how to manage generational differences in today's workforce

A noted expert on cultural differences at the office combined rich content with use-tomorrow tools to speak to a gathering in Columbus. Haydn Shaw spoke to associates at DLA Land and Maritime Oct. 17 about the skills needed to understand the multi-generational workforce.

Nov. 9, 2016

Workshop aims to increase resiliency in federal workforce

Employees from government agencies across central Ohio were at Defense Supply Center Columbus Nov. 7 for a leadership workshop presented by the Federal Executive Association.A series of educational sessions and presentations filled the annual event. This year’s theme was “The Art of Balance: Developing Your Resilience and Wellbeing.”  The FEA

Nov. 9, 2016

DLA Profiles in Resiliency, Suzannah Haley

Employee resiliency is something we can all support. This Profile in Resiliency video highlights Suzannah Haley, Military Personnel Office at DLA Land and Maritime, sharing her story and what she did to stay strong and resilient.

Nov. 8, 2016

Janel Northington: DLA Profiles in Resiliency

Employee resiliency is something we can all support. This Profile in Resiliency video highlights Janel Northington, DLA training, sharing her story and what she did to stay strong and resilient.

Oct. 27, 2016

National Disability Awareness Month promotes empathy, understanding

Associates at Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime attended presentations and workshops Oct. 19 that provided insight into the world of their coworkers who have disabilities. The Columbus Defense Federal Community Equal Employment Opportunity’s People with Disability Program coordinated the events to promote a more inclusive environment for

Oct. 25, 2016

DLA Maritime Pearl Harbor in the Community

Defense Logistics Agency Maritime Pearl Harbor associates, along with friends and family, offer their time and services each month at volunteer events island-wide to give back to the community.Previous events have included participation in the 27th Annual Food Drive, where monetary donations were collected and donated canned goods were received,

Oct. 19, 2016

Land and Maritime leader recognized for service to the blind

A Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime senior executive received an award for his efforts to create and sustain jobs for people who are blind. The National Association for the Employment of People who are Blind and National Industries for the Blind presented Acquisition Executive Milton Lewis with a plaque during a small ceremony Oct. 6 in