Tag: Lightning Academy

Odierno visits commands, Soldiers throughout USARPAC

Odierno visits commands, Soldiers throughout USARPAC

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond Odierno visited with Soldiers and leaders throughout U.S. Army-Pacific on Oahu, Feb. 11-12.

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Singaporean Chief views jungle training in action

Singaporean Chief views jungle training in action

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Lt. Gen. Chee Meng, Singapore Armed Forces Chief of Defense Force, and Singaporean senior leadership paid a visit to the 25th Infantry Division Lightning Academy/Jungle Operations Training Center, Jan 23.

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Lightning Academy impresses USSOCOM Commander

Lightning Academy impresses USSOCOM Commander

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii – The 25th Infantry Division’s Lightning Academy is getting back to Army basics in how they conduct training for their Soldiers, according to the Commander of United States Special Operations Command.

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Female Ranger screening builds stronger leaders

Female Ranger screening builds stronger leaders

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Soldiers worked together as a team to get through all of the obstacles and synchronized themselves in order to make this evaluation a success.

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Under Secretary of the Army visits Hawaii

Under Secretary of the Army visits Hawaii

| November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 31st under secretary visited Oahu to conduct a tour of Army installations, here, to get a first-hand view of capabilities of the units and to meet with Soldiers.

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Cub Scouts build character, earn badges on Area X

Cub Scouts build character, earn badges on Area X

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

“I promise to do my best, to do my duty to God and my country, to help other people, and to obey the Law of the Pack.”

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YIR: 25th ID’s Tropic Lightning redeploys, renews, readies

YIR: 25th ID’s Tropic Lightning redeploys, renews, readies

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

With five of the largest foreign armies in the world stationed in the Asia-Pacific region, the Tropic Lightning Division was engaged in roughly 10 joint exercises, 10 foreign senior leader engagements and four subject matter expert exchanges to host nations, providing security and stability through the region by promoting partnerships.

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Asymmetric warfare program taught to cadre

Asymmetric warfare program taught to cadre

| May 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

The program does not use standard practices when pushing Soldiers into an adaptive mindset; it instead allows them to think through many different scenarios.

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25th ID activates Lightning Academy

25th ID activates Lightning Academy

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

“The academy brings a lot of benefits to the units here. It gives service members an opportunity to train with subject matter experts.”

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