Army Reserve Today
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U.S. Army Reserve is a fifteen minute produced news program highlighting Army Reserve Soldiers, units, commands, families and others who make up our grass roots support base world-wide.
|1||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 15||April 2015 episode of the Army Reserve's quarterly video news magazine. In this edition of Army Reserve Today Balancing the force.the challenges of reducing manpower in a changing defense environment while helping those affected. Full court press..focusing army reserve leaders on the issues impacting personnel retention: it truly is everyone's business. Promoting army reserve capabilities...keeping an operational edge by engaging army service component commands...and showing them what we bring to the table.. Army reserve soldiers come together from across america to transform desert terrain into a airfield for a major army training center. USARPAC Army Reserve engagement cell: a new way to ensure army reserve operational readiness is maintained in the pacific while providing regional support to the active component... CSTX: one combat support training exercise trains army reserve soldiers, units and commands in their war time missions, while working with active army components, national guard soldiers, and other services elements... Doing it old school: when modern technology fails, employees at an army reserve pay center roll up their sleeves and process soldiers pay manually...taking care of their troops. An airfield blooms in the desert: twelve army reserve engineer units build an airfield at the national training center. Keep on trucking: an army reserve unit from Maine heads north of the border to help the Canadian army transport equipment across a continent. Building relationships: an army reserve soldier finds some new friends in exotic Thailand while participating in a major multinational exercise. Learning from the past: soldiers from one army reserve command spend time learning about their military heritage on a historic American battlefield.||4/13/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 14||The January 2015 edition of Army Reserve Today.||1/12/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 13||In this episode of Army Reserve Today: Army Reserve pilots transport high-ranking officials around the Afghanistan area of operation. Army Reserve dentist and medics provide care for rural communities in the mountains of North Carolina. We take you inside this year's WAREX exercise held at Fort Hunter-Liggett California and show the many aspects of training Army Reserve Soldiers go through here every summer. All of this and more on this episode of Army Reserve Today.||9/26/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 12||In this episode of Army Reserve Today: 2014 Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition: Army Reserve Today takes you inside for a look at the winners and competitors during the intense competition to determine who the Army Reserve's Soldier and Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year, our "Best Warriors," held at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, NJ.||7/17/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 11||This edition features stories about losing a pioneer in the U.S. Army Reserve. The 372nd Engineer Brigade was awarded the Meritorious Unit Citation in Bloomington, Minnesota, for their service in Afghanistan. Soldiers and airmen from units all across the Los Angeles area joined together with Major League Baseball’s Los Angeles Dodgers alumni to help put together care packages for military members deployed overseas.||4/4/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 10||In this episode of Army Reserve Today: Operation toy drop celebrates its 16th year! We'll tell you all about the event and how many toys were donated to children in need. Two army reserve soldiers take top honors in army best warrior. A five-year-old boy with a terminal illness gets to experience life as a soldier in a very unique way. Transportation soldiers compete in a truck rodeo to challenge their driving skills.||3/20/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 9||On this episode, what our leaders have to say about their priorities, the role of the Army Reserve, and improving overall physical health, the Sergeant Major of the Army speaks about the role of the Army Reserve and the overall Army strategy, we see how a competition ultimately rehabilitated a seriously injured soldier, Army Reserve engineers build bridges at two army posts, and Army Reserve Soldiers train with Coast Guardsmen to learn how to transport hazardous materials.||9/27/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 8||In this episode of Army Reserve Today: A move is underway to reshape how the 205-thousand warrior citizens serving in the reserve force, will be utilized in the years to come, as the Army Reserve realigns forces.||6/19/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 7||In this episode of Army Reserve Today: Ninety Army Reserve Soldiers from commands throughout the United States paraticipated in 57th Presidential inauguration in the nation’s capitol; Army Reserve military police in Afghanistan work hard to keep things safe in a very dangerous place.||3/18/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 6||In this episode of Army Reserve today It's the largest toy collection and donation program in the Army Reserve, and it's conducted each year by the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne). The Randy Oler Memorial Operation Toy Drop is in it's 15th year, and has provided tens of thousands of toys for children who wouldn't have a Merry Christmas otherwise since he established the program in 1998. Hurricane Sandy devastated the U.S. east coast, and it provided the Army Reserve its first chance to provide relief effort support under provisions of the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act since it was signed into law by the President. Responding to natural disasters has traditionally belonged to the National Guard, but it's a mission the operational Army Reserve will be heavily involved with from now on. The Department of the Army conducted the 2012 Army Best Warrior Competition at Fort Lee, VA, in October. Two Army Reserve Soldiers competed against the best in the Army in a grueling four-day competition for the honors of being chosen as the Soldier and NCO of the Year. They didn't win, but they did prove they have what it takes to compete at the national level. Soldiers training in the Combat Support Training Execise (CSTX) at Fort Hunter Liggett got the chance this summer to learn how to support medical evacuations by C-130 Hercules aircraft and civilian life flight helicopters. An Army Reserve unit is one of only six asphalt paving units in the Army, and this summer they got the chance to show they were up to the mission of smoothing out the ride on Fort Hunter Liggett's roads. Army Reserve engineer units proved they had what it takes to build bridges under fire at Fort Chaffee, AR, this summer during River Assault 2012. Keeping Soldiers fueled for the fight by providing world-class meals during an Army Reserve exercise in Arkansas focused their efforts on the mission at hand, thanks to professional food service Soldiers running the kitchens. Soldiers from a Washington based Army Reserve combat support hospital deployed to Botswana in Africa to participated in Southern Accord 2012, a joint exercise conducted with that nation's armed forces. Also available in high definition||12/19/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 5||32nd Chief of the Army Reserve change of command, Rally Point 32, Army Reserve Video production program, 2012 Best Warrior. Hosted by Maj. Melissa Tune. Also available in high definition.||12/19/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 1||This edition features stories on the tenth anniversary of September 11th 2001, protective service driving escort training, the first Army Reserve Blackhawk unit, the Quartermaster Liquid Logistics Exercise, 949th Medical Detachment veterinary services and the 2011 Army Best Warrior awards. Hosted by Spc. Katie Summerhill. Also available in high definition.||12/19/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoArmy Reserve Today: Episode 4||Army Reserve's future, Army Force Generation process, how the Department of Homeland Security and Department of Agriculture prepare Soldiers for deployment, Chemical Corps Soldiers get hands-on training in Florida, the Structured Self Development Program and the Army Reserve's first youth leadership program in Puerto Rico. Hosted by Maj. Melissa Tune.||12/19/2012||Free||View In iTunes|