Spc. Amanda MacWhinnie, NYJFHQ Public Affairs
The Division of Military and Naval Affairs held their first Diversity day on April 8, 2008 with a special performance from “Too Deep”, a theater group from Albany N.Y. dedicated to education and entertainment for the community through dramatic presentations. Diversity day is an event focused on increasing awareness about differences as well as similarities that make us all unique. Celebrateing diversity allows us to work better as a team. Over 100 DMNA employees attended the event.
NY National Guard In the News
YNN -- Thu, 23 May 2013
Remembrance ceremony held to honor fallen soldiers
LATHAM, N.Y. -- This weekend, we thank those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to serve our country.
Ahead of Memorial Day, a remembrance ceremony honoring the men and women of the military... (more)
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
Warrior competition begins at Camp Smith
Members of the Army National Guard participate in the Northeastern Best Warrior Competition at Camp Smith in Cortlandt. The competition will continue for three days at the camp testing soldiersâ€™... (more)
YNN -- Thu, 16 May 2013
National Guard members compete to become best warrior
Sixteen National Guard soldiers from the North East, labeled as the best of the best, are all aiming to become the Armyâ€™s warrior of the year. YNNâ€™s John Wagner reports on one... (more)