Leadership Year: Learning Café – Civilian Leadership Development

Secretary Duke announced the DHS Leadership Year on 1 OCT, a yearlong effort (FY18) to promote a culture of leadership excellence and highlight the importance of leadership at all levels. As part of the initiative, the Office of Leadership (CG-128) will highlight leadership opportunities available; give the fleet tools and resources to support leaders/supervisors in effectively managing performance, and to continue the leadership dialogue.


General Messages Weekly Round-up

All Hands selects several messages to publish in a weekly post to help raise awareness about specific messages and useful information.


Leadership Year: Learning Café – Leadership development opportunities

Chief Warrant Officer Clint Morgan will be highlighting leadership development opportunities including Midgrade Officer and Civilian Transition Course 1 and 2, master’s degree with George Washington University, and the Chief Warrant Officer Professional Development program during the next Leadership Learning Café session.


The captain and the Key to the City

A proud heritage, uncanny timing, and a treasure returned… Lt. Cmdr. Jonathan Schafler relates a story on finding a set of ribbons and a Key to the City of Washington, D.C., on Goodwill.com. With the support of the Goodwill staff, the key and ribbons were returned to their rightful owners – the family of deceased U.S. Coast Guard Cmdr. Albert Frost.


OSMS and You: Reserve Program Administrator

Reserve Program Administrators, RPAs, are specialists who fill an essential role in managing the Coast Guard Reserve Program. RPAs are Reserve officers on full-time active duty for the purpose of organizing, administering, recruiting, instructing and training members of the Reserve Component, RC.


OSMS and You: Defense Operations and Readiness

Utilizing unique competencies, capabilities and authorities, the Coast Guard’s Defense Readiness and Operations mission supports the National Military Strategy and operations of the Department of Defense to support combatant commanders worldwide.


Coast Guard offers early retirement to officers with 15 years of service

  The Coast Guard is offering early retirement to active duty officers who have served 15 years of active service by October 1, 2015. Temporary early retirement authorization or TERA is a discretionary authority, not an entitlement. It is a […]


President Obama addresses the Class of 2011

President Obama addresses the Class of 2011

UPDATE: Click here to watch President Barack Obama’s commencement address to the Coast Guard Academy Class of 2011. Today, President Barack Obama welcomed the Coast Guard’s newest officers into the corps, saluting their achievements and inspiring them in service to […]


Commandant Thanks Guardians for Haiti Response

Post Written by Public Affairs Specialist 2nd Class Dan Bender Wednesday Adm. Allen delivered an address to the Coast Guard on its response to the earthquake in Haiti. He emphasized how their actions were a direct reflection of the service’s […]


Were you Born Ready? Applicants need apply…

The Coast Guard is a diverse, multi-mission organization with great opportunities for all types of prospective candidates. Our recruiting effectiveness has surpassed the other armed services for the third year in a row and the quality of our candidates is […]