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Dr. Robert E. Accordino, a White House Fellow to the Secretary of Defense (left), looks on as Army Secretary Eric Fanning speaks at the Symposium on Suicide Prevention. DoD photo by John Martinez

White House Fellow Robert Accordino discusses suicide prevention and Army Secretary Eric Fanning’s symposium on suicide prevention and social media.
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George Banker poses for a photo while coordinating the Army Ten Miler.

A lot of people run marathons, but have you also reported, photographed, coordinated and mentored while doing so? Probably not. George Banker has.
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Members of the Lean In Kuwait Chapter discuss important issues among peers.

Lean In Circles are a great way for DoD personnel to grow professionally and personally. Here are some strong examples of how.
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DoD graphic by Regina Ali

A year after Lean In Circles were implemented in the DoD, they’re proving to be successful for many. Don’t know what they are yet? Learn more here.
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DoD photo by Marine Corps Cpl. Cedric Haller

Military kids at an Operation Purple camp got to play on tanks, wear camo and eat MREs, thanks to some local soldiers who showed them what it’s like to be in their parents’ shoes.
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