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Aug. 3, 2023
Body composition screening requirements for October 2023, April 2024 semiannual screening updated for some commands during beta test
Members of identified operational units can choose to enter Boatcrew Physical Fitness Test instead of Body Composition Screening.
Aug. 2, 2023
Coast Guard expands limited award issuing authority to all unit commanders
All commanding officers and officers-in-charge can now award Commandant’s Letter of Commendation Ribbons and Coast Guard Meritorious Team Commendation awards.
“An experience you’re not gonna get anywhere else.” — Why Petty Officer 1st Class Benjamin Yoder serves at sea
I wanted a little direction and opportunity for adventure, so we drove 4 1/2 hours from Wyoming to the nearest recruiter — and here I am.
Aug. 1, 2023
Changing duty station or supervisors? Check out these new ways to update your information online
These two resources make your transition easier.
Changing the way we do business
Unmanned aircraft systems offer increased capabilities and reduced risks to crews.
Announcing the annual Coast Guard Emergency Manager and Unit of the Year awards
New awards will recognize emergency managers “embracing the challenges of a dynamic crisis landscape."
July 31, 2023
Service members: please take the Workplace and Gender Relations Survey
The WGRS is an opportunity to share your experiences and perceptions about the culture.
July 26, 2023
Understanding and addressing social climate incidents in the Coast Guard
What is a social climate incident and what can I do if faced with one?
The Long Blue Line: Part III “When I say Americans, I mean all Americans!” — Segregation’s take-down by President Harry Truman
Denial of employment and promotion, and separate dining and restroom facilities often characterized the experience and limited upward mobility for African American workers.
July 25, 2023
You could be a company commander
The Coast Guard is looking for the next wave of recruit company commanders (CCs) to help shape the future workforce.
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