Carlos Vazquez

Marines voice their opinions on how to improve their service’s physical fitness programs

Through the survey, Marines have an opportunity to give ideas about all areas of the physical fitness programs within the service and voice their opinions on topics such as enhancing education on performance nutrition.

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New commander takes charge of Marine Corps bases across the Pacific

Marine Brig. Gen. William Bowers has assumed command of Marine Corps Installations Pacific, a far-flung organization responsible for operating bases in Hawaii, Japan, South Korea and, soon, Guam.

US, Philippines conduct their second counterterrorism exercise this year

The second phase of a counterterrorism exercise between U.S. and Philippine armed forces is underway in the Philippines, according to the Japan-based 1st Marine Aircraft Wing.

Newly launched MyPCS Mobile app provides tools to help sailors move to their next duty stations

The new app gives active-duty sailors the ability to electronically submit travel receipts, complete vouchers and apply for government housing and childcare during their moves between duty stations.

Troops lend a hand at Okinawa school founded to combat cross-cultural bullying

AmerAsian School in Okinawa was founded by mothers looking for a safe environment to educate their mixed-race children without the threat of bullying. Servicemembers have visited the school to connect with students and help with projects around campus.