The smell of hospital and alcohol swabs almost surpasses the daily commotion of sick call, which all falls to the wayside when you are greeted by an energetic and enthusiastic attendant. Hospitalman Naomi Pauline Mungai is that beaming face eager to help you.
Following deployment, many Sailors may feel burnt out or they are just having a hard time adjusting to the daily post-deployment life. This pressure can sometimes lead Sailors down a dark path full of mental anguish, potentially stirring up thoughts of suicide.
It is our history that shapes us and lays down the foundation of our future. Lt. j. g. Britt Zerbe understands this better than anyone as an Intelligence Officer aboard amphibious assault ship, USS Bataan (LHD 5), and a Doctorate of History.
Over the last 14 years, SSC Atlantic's STEM outreach and internship programs have hired over 1,200 employees and have retained 1,100. The value and importance of these initiatives prove to be a priority to the incoming workforce generation.
A few months after Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Brittany Hansen stepped aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (IKE) to begin her job in Combat Systems in 2014, her shipmates told her about an organization they thought she might be interested in.
Chicken, creole paste, dijon mustard, corn meal and two sherbet ice pops, these were the ingredients that four teams of Culinary Specialists (CS) aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Cole were given.