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The Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army The Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army (AASA) has a primary function to provide direct support to the Secretary of the Army.

This mission effectively serves customers in the Army and Department of Defense communities with a wide range of executive services, operations support and business activities. In addition, for Headquarters, Department of the Army, and when specified, Direct Reporting Units, the AASA exercises the same authorities as commanders of Army Commands and Army Service Component Commands, as prescribed by

This mission effectively serves customers in the Army and Department of Defense communities with a wide range of executive services, operations support and business activities. In addition, for Headquarters, Department of the Army, and when specified, Direct Reporting Units, the AASA exercises the same authorities as commanders of Army Commands and Army Service Component Commands, as prescribed by

26/01/2022
Meet Your Army: WCAP Army Olympians

Join Army U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program- WCAP Soldier-athletes for a Facebook panel discussion as they prepare to compete in the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.🇺🇸

18/11/2021
Meet Your Army: Native American Heritage Month



Join our one-on-one discussion with Brigadier General Douglas S. Lowery, Commanding General of Mission and Installation Contracting Command and the only Native American general officer on active duty -- in a conversation about identity, service and the history & legacy of Native Americans in the U.S. Army.

11/11/2021
Veterans Day Observance

Veterans Day Memorial Amphitheater Observance at Arlington National Cemetery Amphitheatre.

31/05/2021
Wreath Laying Memorial Day 2021

"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them." - John F. Kennedy

On Memorial Day, we pause to reflect on those who have made the ultimate sacrifice to our nation.

President Joe Biden, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III and Army Gen. Mark A. Milley, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, lay a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., May 31, 2021.

08/12/2020



Secretary of the Army Ryan D. McCarthy, U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. James C. McConville, and Sergeant Major of the Army Michael A. Grinston, brief the media on the Fort Hood Independent Review from the Pentagon Briefing Room.

11/11/2020
Veterans Day Wreath-laying Ceremony

is a time for us to pay our respects to those who have . On this day, we stand united in respect for you, our of all services.

Join us as President Donald J. Trump and the first lady lays a wreath in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery.

15/10/2020
Army Senior Leader Town Hall

"The Army is changing policies to reinforce our focus on People."

Join Army senior leaders Ryan D. McCarthy, Secretary of the Army; GEN James C. McConville, Chief of Staff of the Army; SMA Michael A. Grinston, Sergeant Major of the Army as they discuss several key family initiatives as well as other quality of life improvements during the Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting and Exposition.

22/07/2020
Army Senior Leaders Townhall

Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy, U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. James McConville, and 16th Sergeant Major of the Army Michael A. Grinston discuss Diversity/Inclusion, Quality of Life, Army Combat Fitness Test, the new Army Green Service Uniform, and the impact of on the military.

16/06/2020

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This live panel is discussing recent changes to the Army Combat Fitness Test. Join in and ask questions!

Sergeant Major of the Army Michael Grinston is joined with Maj. Gen. Lonnie Hibbard, U.S. Army Center for Initial Military Training Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Maria Gervais with Army Futures Command, and Command Sgt. Maj. Jamilla Smith with the headquarters battalion at US Army Military District of Washington.

13/06/2020
The U.S. Military Academy 2020 Graduation Ceremony

Congratulations to the class of 2020!

Today marks another milestone for the West Point - The U.S. Military Academy cadets, also referred to as the "Long Grey Line."

As these young men and women graduate, they transition from cadet life, turning in their cadet rank to receive second lieutenant bars -- officially beginning their officer careers in the Army.

06/04/2020

Army Gen. Paul E. Funk II, commander of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, and Army Maj. Gen. Frank M. Muth, commander of the U.S. Army Recruiting command, hold a news conference at the Pentagon, April 6, 2020.

03/04/2020
02/04/2020
ARMY HOSPITAL CENTER LEADERS BRIEF MEDIA ON BUILDING A FIELD HOSPITAL

Army Col. Hope Williamson-Younce, commander of the 627th Hospital Center, and Army Lt. Col. Jason Hughes, commander of the 10th Field Hospital, 627th Hospital Center, brief the media via phone at the Pentagon on building an Army field hospital in Washington state to support the defense department efforts against COVID-19.

27/03/2020
Army Corps of Engineers Chief Briefs News Media

Army Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, commander of the Army Corps of Engineers, holds a news conference about the Army Corps of Engineers’ support to the Defense Department’s COVID-19 efforts.

26/03/2020
Top Army Officials Brief Media on COVID-19

Army Secretary Ryan D. McCarthy; Army Chief of Staff Gen. James C. McConville; and Army Lt. Gen. Daniel R. Hokanson, director of the Army National Guard, brief reporters on the Army’s role in the Defense Department’s COVID-19 efforts during a Pentagon news conference, March 26, 2020.

26/02/2020
Army Oath of Enlistment from Space

US Army Recruiting Command (USAREC) in partnership with Space Center Houston and NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration, will host the first ever, live oath of enlistment ceremony from space.

The oath will be administered by U.S. Army Col. and NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan aboard the International Space Station (ISS) at 11:35 a.m. CST on Feb. 26 at Space Center Houston.

25/06/2019
Staff Sgt. David Bellavia will receive the Medal of Honor

Happening now!

President Donald J. Trump will present Staff Sgt. David Bellavia, 1st Infantry Division, with the Medal of Honor for his courageous actions taken, November 2004, during Operation Iraqi Freedom, during a ceremony at The White House.

SPC Jordan Adams of Army Graphics was presented the first 244th Army Birthday Ball Coin at his farewell ceremony.  SPC A...
14/06/2019

SPC Jordan Adams of Army Graphics was presented the first 244th Army Birthday Ball Coin at his farewell ceremony. SPC Adams is the designer of 244th Army Birthday logo which is used on the coin. The ceremony recognized him for his graphics work and honored him for his insightful conception. SPC Adams' Birthday Ball logo was inspired by an image from the D-Day landing. The silhouettes in the logo are of D-Day Soldiers running onto the beaches of Normandy.

27/05/2019
Memorial Day

Today, we will

Join us in a moment of silence on Memorial Day to show our respect for those who paid the ultimate sacrifice while serving their country and protecting our freedom.

Video by Sgt. Angel Vasquez

This is an exciting opportunity for any Soldier artist.
18/04/2019

This is an exciting opportunity for any Soldier artist.

April is National Financial Literacy Month and everyone in the Army, Soldiers and Civilians, should take the time to lea...
16/04/2019
Thrift Savings Plan: Home

April is National Financial Literacy Month and everyone in the Army, Soldiers and Civilians, should take the time to learn about financial programs available to them. One program is the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP). TSP is a retirement savings and investment plan for Federal employees and members of the Uniformed Services that can significantly increase your retirement income. Visit the TSP Website at www.tsp.gov or call the ThriftLine at 1-877-968-3778 or TDD 1-877-847-4385.

09/04/2019

Congratulations to the Army Executive Dining Facility team and thank you to Under Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy's team for the game.

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Join our one-on-one discussion with Brigadier General Douglas S. Lowery, Commanding General of Mission and Installation Contracting Command and the only Native American general officer on active duty -- in a conversation about identity, service and the history & legacy of Native Americans in the U.S. Army.

Veterans Day Memorial Amphitheater Observance at Arlington National Cemetery Amphitheatre.
"We recruit Soldiers, but we retain Families." U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. James C. McConville

Join senior leaders for the Family forum townhall during the Association of the United States Army - AUSA National Annual Meeting.

Click here for the full program of events & speakers: https://www.army.mil/article/249960?dmd

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The U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. James C. McConville talks about the present and future direction of the United States Army during the State of the Army address.

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Click here for the full program of events & speakers: https://army.mil/article/249960?dmd
Join us! 🇺🇸

Find out who is the 2021 Best Warrior Soldier and Noncommisioned Officer of the Year -- and more -- during the Sergeant Major of the Army awards!

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Want to know the future direction of America's Army?

Join Army leaders and experts as this year's Annual Meeting kicks off.

Click here for the full program of events & speakers ➡️ https://www.army.mil/article/249960?dmd
Join the discussion as Army medical leaders talk about the COVID-19 response and vaccination.
"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them." - John F. Kennedy

On Memorial Day, we pause to reflect on those who have made the ultimate sacrifice to our nation.

President Joe Biden, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III and Army Gen. Mark A. Milley, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, lay a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., May 31, 2021.
Army women's health experts will discuss the safety of the vaccine and the importance of getting vaccinated. They will also participate in a Q&A with the audience.

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Secretary of the Army Ryan D. McCarthy, U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. James C. McConville, and Sergeant Major of the Army Michael A. Grinston, brief the media on the Fort Hood Independent Review from the Pentagon Briefing Room.
is a time for us to pay our respects to those who have . On this day, we stand united in respect for you, our of all services.

Join us as President Donald J. Trump and the first lady lays a wreath in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery.