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Fort Benning partners with CVCC for scholarship opportunity

College Graduation photo

Fort Benning Education Services / FORT BENNING, Ga. – In partnership with Chattahoochee Valley Community College (CVCC), the Fort Benning Education Center is awarding a $12,000 scholarship that covers up to two years at CVCC. The deadline is Wednesday, March 22, 2017, so do not miss out on this opportunity. Stop by the Fort Benning Education Center for an application.

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Fort Benning Transition Program partners with Duke Energy for employment opportunities

Fort Benning Transitioning Soldiers recently took the first step of the Construction and Skills Trades Test (CAST) administered by Charlie Spicer (blue shirt), the Lead Military Recruiter for Duke Energy. (Photo by Bruce W. Derdoski Jr.)

By Bruce W. Derdoski Jr., Transition Services Specialist / FORT BENNING, Ga. – Twelve transitioning Soldiers from Fort Benning registered and recently attended one of two Lineman Information Sessions presented by Charlie Spicer, the Lead Military Recruiter for Duke Energy. Spicer distributed Construction and Skills Trades Test (CAST) Lineman Test Study Guides during these information sessions.  Seven Soldiers took the

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Soldier for Life Center hosts annual 2016 College and Career Fair, Nov. 17

College & Career Fair on Fort Benning, November 17

Bruce W. Derdoski Jr., Transition Services Specialist / The Fort Benning Soldier for Life Center will host its annual College and Career Fair Nov. 17 from 10:00am – 2:00pm at 8150 Marne Road, Building 9230. The purpose of this event is to connect local and national employers and educators to the Fort Benning Community. The fair is open to the

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Education Center celebrates start of new MSSA Course

By Danielle Davis, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 19, 2016) — The Fort Benning Army Education Center held a ribbon cutting ceremony Oct. 17 to celebrate the beginning of the first Cloud Application Developer Course, a component of the Microsoft Career Skills Program for transitioning Soldiers. The course is a result of a partnership between the Microsoft

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Employment Readiness Program offers education to military spouses

By Jose Marrero, Fort Benning Army Continuing Education System / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Sept. 28, 2016) — Military spouses seeking to further their education or employment opportunities should take advantage of the professional guidance offered by the Employment Readiness Program at Fort Benning Army Community Services. The manager and counselors with the Employment Readiness team provide useful information as well

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