Education

  • Everything You Need to Know – Bridging the Gap to Veterans and their Services

    Join subject matter experts and explore topics you and your family will need to know to make the transition from military to civilian life. Friday, October 20th from 9:00am to 12:00pm. Anne Arundle County Career Center. Registration is required.

  • Dog Tag Inc Fellowship Program Applications Being Accepted

    The Dog Tag Inc. Fellowship works in partnership with Georgetown University to deliver a professional development program designed to prepare military veterans with service connected disabilities, spouses and caregivers to find success as they transition into the civilian workforce. Applications for the January 2018 fellowship program are being accepted now through October 18th.

  • FREE CCNA Course for Transitioning Service Members – Applications Being Accepted

    USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore is now accepting applications for our next CCNA course offered for transitioning service members. The course is offered November 7, 2017 through February 3, 2018, with classes held T/TH evening from 6:00pm – 9:30pm, and Saturday morning from 8:00am – 12:00pm at USO on Fort Belvoir. Applications must be completed and submitted by 3:00pm, Tuesday October 24. There will be no exceptions. Participants accepted in to the program will be notified on or about October 31.

  • The Veterans Curation Program is Hiring!

    The Veterans Curation Program (VCP), a paid training and employment opportunity for veterans is seeking applicants for both part-time and full-time archaeological laboratory technicians.

  • FREE WORKSHOPS Military Service to Civilian Transition

    September 30th and October 21st. Sponsored by the Veterans and Military Ministry of Blessed Sacrament Parish and Veterans Voices DC. RSVP required.

  • Employment and Education Fair: NSA Bethesda September 12th

    The NSA Bethesda Fleet and Family Support Center and Navy College will host the NSA Bethesda Employment and Education Fair on Tuesday, September 12th from 10am-2pm. Registration is required and base access must be obtained for individuals without DOD access to base.

  • Fort Belvoir Retiree Appreciation Day – Sept 8

    The Fort Belvoir Retiree Appreciation Day will be held on Friday, September 8 from 8 am – 3 pm. There will be a Breakfast, Health & Wellness Fair, & Lunch at the Specker Field House from 8 am – 12:45 pm. And then presentations at the Barden Education Center from 1 – 3 pm. Cake cutting will be held at Fort Belvoir Exchange at 3:30 pm.

  • The Veterans History Project Would Love to Hear Your Story

    The Veterans History Project (VHP) of the Library of Congress American Folklife Center is primarily an oral history program that collects and preserves the firsthand interviews of America’s wartime veterans. The DC Mayor’s office of Veterans Affairs conducts VHP interviews weekly. Interested veterans should contact the office to schedule and interview.

  • Business Basics for Transitioning Servicemembers Accepting Applications

    USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore and Hewlett Packard Enterprise have teamed up to provide Business Basics — a program designed to give participants real-world corporate skills targeted around “how to get things done in Corporate America”. This program includes online classes, individual mentoring, classroom instruction and practical application exercises which will help transitioning service members hit the ground running in their first job after the military. Classes will be held at the USO Warrior and Family Center at Fort Belvoir Thursdays from 6:00 – 9:30pm September 7 – October 12. Applications will be accepted through 5:00pm Tuesday, August 29. Space is limited and a completed and submitted application does not guarantee a spot.

  • DCOE Psychological Health & TBI Summit

    September 19-21. This is an online, virtual event that will connect health care professionals, researchers and academicians involved in all aspects of psychological health and traumatic brain injury. Free to attend. CE credits available. Registration required.