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Nov. 14, 2018

DSCC celebrates the military men and women that have served our nation

Associates attended a Veterans Information Fair and special program to celebrate and honor those who have served in the US military throughout the day Nov. 7 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus.

Feb. 13, 2018

2018 Rochester Institute of Technology Spring Career Fair

On February 6, 2018, two DLA Land and Maritime recruiters participated in the 2018 Rochester Institute of Technology Spring Career Fair, in Rochester, New York.

Oct. 20, 2017

Abilities on display at Land and Maritime awareness event

Members of the Defense Federal Community in Central Ohio recognized National Disability Employment Awareness Month at an Oct. 16 event that highlighted the government’s AbilityOne Program.

Oct. 16, 2017

DLA Land and Maritime associate earns Secretary of Defense’s top disability award

Tom Comeans never let go of his vision for the future even when his eyesight failed him. For his dedication, the Secretary of Defense honored him Oct. 5 with the Department of Defense’s top award recognizing the contributions of employees with disabilities.

Sept. 1, 2017

DLA Land and Maritime recognizes associates and their service dogs during National Service Dog Month

As part of National Service Dog Month, DLA Land and Maritime recognizes service dogs who provide assistance, companionship, independence, peace of mind and protection to their owners and associates.

Sept. 1, 2017

Adept and Adapting

DLA’s Workforce Recruitment Program helps recruit employees whose talents overshadow their disabilities.

Aug. 22, 2017

Culture Council Election

The Land & Maritime Culture Council will be holding elections in September for the Chair and Scribe positions. If elected, it will be for a shorter term that will end at the end of March 2018. If you

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.

June 7, 2017

Ability One Customer Appreciation Day

The Ability One team celebrated Customer Appreciation Day by providing complimentary snacks and item samples to patrons as a way to thank customers for supporting their mission to employee Americans that are blind and visually impaired.

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.”