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A Backpack Journalist

A Backpack Journalist presents at the National 4H Conference

April 8, 2013

Filed under 4-H Partnership Conference, Cover the Assignment, New Work by Military Youth

Washington, DC April 8, 2013 A Backpack Journalist Interns -Lexie and Kat spent time today at the 4H National Conference sharing their lives as a Military Youth!  The 4H National Conference brought together youth ambassadors from all over the United States.  The majority of the member...

4-H Military Partnership Meeting – Share Fair!

February 9, 2013

Filed under 4-H Partnership Conference, Cover the Assignment, New Work by Military Youth

Crystal City, Virginia February 7, 2013 Sharing ideas is a perfect way to "pay forward" a great project that can serve a multitude of people!.  That's what the 4-H Share Fair is all about. We attended the recent Share Fair...

“Backpackers” visit the “hill” – Congress that is! Plus had a National Security Briefing-The Heritage Foundation

February 7, 2013

Filed under 4-H Partnership Conference, Cover the Assignment, New Work by Military Youth, Our Blog, PTSD Awareness, Working the HIll/The Heritage Foundation

Wednesday, February 6, 2012 It's cold.  We bundle up and head for the metro.  Backpacks, pen and paper and our voice recorders neatly packed in our gear along with a camera to be sure and collect the images also. So what's the purpose of our day?  Ever seen a news story about how work really gets ...

The Super Bowl’s Best Ad! Thanks to RAM!

MS. D

February 4, 2013

Filed under 4-H Partnership Conference, Our Blog

New Orleans, LA - February 4, 2012 It was not hard to pick the ad that had the most meaning!  Think about this - a tribute to the American Farmer!  Where would we be without our food supply?  Ever thought about that? Click...

Check out: 1 Mind 4 Research.org

A Backpack Journalist, LLC

February 4, 2013

Filed under 4-H Partnership Conference, Advocacy, Cover the Assignment, PTSD Awareness

Atlanta, Georgia General Peter Chiarelli, retired Vice Chief of the US ARMY, has a new home on the west coast.  He is the CEO of l Mind 4 Research.  This company is all about studying issues surround brain injury and coming...

Ready to Seek Psychological Health Care? Find the Right Resources

Diana Moon, DCOE Public Affairs

January 30, 2013

Filed under 4-H Partnership Conference, Cover the Assignment, Info for Parents, Our Blog, PTSD Awareness

If you’re looking for information about psychological health care, but are unsure what resources are available or which ones are confidential, the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury...

4H Military Partnership Conference – Crystal City, Virginia

January 4, 2013

Filed under 4-H Partnership Conference, Cover the Assignment, Our Blog

Thursday, February 7, 2013 Join A Backpack Journalist -and a group of "Backpackers" - military youth reporters on Thursday, February 7, 2013, 8 AM.  Each "Backpacker" will be presenting to the assembly,  Linda Dennis to introduce...

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