Tag Archives: Fort Benning Education Center

Software academy provides post-military opportunities

Beth Jarvis, right, base engagement manager for Microsoft, discusses the Microsoft Software and Systems Academy with Soldiers Aug. 3 at the Soldier for Life Center. (Photos by Danielle Davis)

By Danielle Davis, Bayonet & Saber / Sponsored by the Army Continuing Education System’s Career Skills Program, Fort Benning hosted an information session on the Microsoft Software and Systems Academy Aug. 3 at the Soldier for Life Center. The MSSA program began in Nov. 2013 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, said Ashley Molina, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s associate campus director on Fort

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Soldier for Life center connects Soldiers with employers

A representative from Marta connects with Soldiers during an information session July 27 at the Soldier for Life Center. (Photos by Lindsay Marchello)

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / The Soldier for Life center offers Soldiers an opportunity to connect with employers and get transition advice during information sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Education Center, Building 9230. The Career Skills Program is a major feature of the information sessions. “There are five components to the Career Skills Program. There’s

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New career skills program provides Soldiers with opportunities

The Fort Benning Education Center's Career Skills program is partnering with Microsoft Software and Systems Academy, and Embry Riddle Aeronautical University to offer a new program for Soldiers.

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber / The Fort Benning Education Center’s Career Skills program is partnering with Microsoft Software and Systems Academy, and Embry Riddle Aeronautical University to offer a new program for Soldiers. The MSSA program is a full-time, 18-weeklong program that provides active-duty Soldiers with the necessary career skills to meet the information technology industry’s demand for

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