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Aug. 23, 2017

DLA celebrates women’s equality day program with historical reflections

DLA Land and Maritime associates were treated to a historical flashback Aug. 16 as part of the Women’s Equality Day program celebrated in the Building 20 auditorium. The program included a three-scene production with historical references to women’s equal rights initiatives dating back to the mid-1800s.

Aug. 18, 2017

Debra Hobbs is recognized for contributions to the DLA Land and Maritime workforce.

There’s a saying that behind every successful woman, is a group of other successful women who have her back. For associates at DLA Land and Maritime, Debra Hobbs is one of these women.

Aug. 7, 2017

DSCC celebrates multicultural workforce at diversity and inclusion event

A day of cultural performances, singing, food and competition marked the annual Defense Supply Center Columbus Diversity and Inclusion Event.

July 5, 2017

2017 DSCC People & Culture Event

MWR will host the “PEOPLE” portion of the 2017 DSCC Installation People & Culture Event for associates on August 2, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

May 15, 2017

Columbus Federal Defense Community celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at DSCC

Federal employees at Defense Supply Center Columbus celebrated the history and diversity of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders during their annual heritage event on the installation.

March 31, 2017

Women’s Program workshop drives participants to action

As part of the National Women’s History Month celebration, the Equal Employment Opportunity Federal Women’s Program hosted a workshop for GS-12’s and above titled “Moving Strategy into Action” focusing on women in the workplace. This event took place Mar. 22 at the Armed Forces Reserve Center on the Defense Supply Center Columbus (DSCC) Installation. Twenty-five employees from the federal community participated in this workshop.

March 30, 2017

Land and Maritime women thrive despite challenges

“It’s all a mindset.” Olivia Walter lets others argue over the definition of the word ‘disability.’ “You have to take each situation and decide if you’re going to let it define you,” she said. “I choose to define myself – I don’t let challenges determine my identity.”

March 23, 2017

Columbus Defense Federal Community honors women at annual summit

Defense Supply Center Columbus hosted its annual Women’s History Month Summit and Luncheon Mar. 22 at the installation’s Armed Forces Reserve headquarters. The summit brought together local and

Feb. 27, 2017

Carter G. Woodson Awards luncheon honors Black History Month

The Defense Federal Community celebrated African American Heritage/Black History Month with an awards luncheon and panel discussion Feb. 22 at Defense Supply Center Columbus.

Feb. 1, 2017

DSCC hosts Federal Women’s Program Summit and Luncheon

The Defense Federal Community Equal Employment Opportunity Federal Women’s Program will host the 2017 Women of the Year Luncheon and Women's Leadership Summit Mar. 22.