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icon for US Army April 8, 2014 - CPOL and ABCC will be migrating to a new Datacenter/Server facility over the next few weeks. We expect the move to be transparent, but the migration requires coordination with external organizations which may introduce unexpected interruptions. Your patience is appreciated during this process, and we will post notice when this transition has concluded. Working to serve you better in these changing times.

icon for Stars and Stripes 2013 Military Photographer of the Year competition for servicemembers is judged at the Defense Information School in Fort Meade, Md.   Stars and Stripes photographer Tech Sgt. Joshua L. DeMotts won second place with his Combat Documentation (Operational) entry and landed a third place nod for a Features photography selection.

See more of the top shots in several categories here.

Link to article on SAAM site April 2014 - National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, known as SAAM is an annual campaign to raise awareness and educate communities on the prevention of sexual violence. The Army shows respect and dignity for every Soldier, DA Civilian, their family members, and the nation we serve...    For further information:

Link to eOPF News item Important update for eOPF passwords!

Effective 29 Mar 14, OPM will implement new password criteria for eOPF:
Minimum Password Length will be 14 characters. Password complexity will be 1 upper case, 1 lower case, 1 special character ...   Read More!

Link to CP10 Newsletter PDF The Career Program 10 Newsletter   Welcome to our inaugural issue of the CP-10 Newsletter! I hope the design will make the newsletter both easy and enjoyable to read. My goal is to bring you unique and relevant insight into both strategic level activities that impact us as members of the Civilian cohort, as well as issues that affect you as members of CP-10.   Read More!

Link to article on Senior Enterprise Talent Management Program Senior Enterprise Talent Management (SETM) Program Nominations Process
On March 3, 2014, GS-14/15s employees will begin the self-nomination process that ends with being considered for entry into the Army's SETM program. SETM prepares participants for positions of greater responsibility through advanced senior-level educational and developmental experiences. SETM fosters enterprise leaders who are networked, future oriented, agile, and able to set the context by which their Army organizations thrive and grow ...   Learn More

Link to DOD Issuance DoD Instruction 1438.06, "DoD Workplace Violence Prevention & Response Policy". The DoDI establishes policy on workplace violence prevention and addresses response to workplace violence incidents for civilian personnel."   More