DLA Land and Maritime News

Archive: 2016

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. 7, 2016

Joint Reserve Force reaffirms commitment to DLA at annual summit

DLA Land and Maritime’s Joint Reserve Team hosted their annual summit for members of the Army, Navy,

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. 21, 2016

Marine Corps celebrates 241st birthday in Columbus

Military members from all services and civilians at DLA Land and Maritime recently gathered in the building 20 auditorium to celebrate the 241st birthday of the United States Marine Corps. The focal point in the Marine’s Birthday celebration is the cake cutting ceremony which symbolizes the connection between Marines past, present and future.

Nov. 21, 2016

DLA HR director’s road show makes stop in Columbus

DLA Human Resources Director, Brad Bunn brought his human resources roadshow to Land and Maritime Nov. 4 to personally discuss several high visibility human resource issues with the Columbus workforce.

Nov. 16, 2016

Veterans honored at annual DSCC program

Associates honored fellow veterans during Defense Supply Center Columbus’ annual Veterans Day Program Nov. 9 inside the DLA Land and Maritime Operations Center auditorium. Mr. Alphonsa Green, the Recruiting Policy Branch Chief within the Army G-1 at the Pentagon, was the guest speaker. Green took those in attendance on a walk through the history of Veterans Day. He touched on the theme “How did we get here from there?”

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

Experts promote winter safety at DSCC

Associates at Defense Supply Center Columbus are taking steps to prepare for cold weather, including

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

Nov. 1, 2016

Ceremony marks new leadership in Columbus

A new era was ushered in at Defense Supply Center Columbus as Navy Rear Adm. Michelle Skubic took over command of DLA Land and Maritime during a ceremony at the Operations Center auditorium Oct. 31.

Oct. 27, 2016

National Disability Awareness Month promotes empathy, understanding

Associates at Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime attended presentations and workshops Oct.

Oct. 25, 2016

DLA Maritime Pearl Harbor in the Community

Defense Logistics Agency Maritime Pearl Harbor associates, along with friends and family, offer

Oct. 24, 2016

Land and Maritime welcomes Medal of Honor recipient

Courage, bravery, valor, – these are just a few of the attributes our military members embrace when

Oct. 20, 2016

Navy celebrates birthday at 2nd annual cardboard regatta

A raging naval battle took place Oct. 13 at Defense Supply Center Columbus that saw projectiles

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