• Get an inside look at the lives of those who serve.

    Get an inside look at the lives of those who serve
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    Maritime Law Enforcement Offers a Sense of Purpose

    The Coast Guard provides Nathanael with a path in law enforcement.

    Leading a Platoon by Example

    Alex and his platoon talk about the importance of trust.

    SPIE & Fast Rope Training

    Alex and his team train in Special Patrol Insertion Extraction (SPIE).

    Using Technology Skills in Unexpected Places

    Alex applies his lifelong interest in technology where it's needed most.

    Drill Training Exercise

    José and his fellow service members train to test a potentially hazardous substance.

    Becoming a Leader: Joining the Army

    Miriam Scholl surprised her friends and teammates when she joined the Army after high school.

    Seeking a Challenge in the Army

    Always physically active and looking out for her family, Hovlaine Marcellus found a place to excel at both with a new family, the Army.

    Army Basic Training: "This is real"

    Milton King had great potential but no direction in high school until family, teachers and coaches put him on the right path.

    Drill Sergeants Teach Discipline & Lead By Example

    Drill Sergeants aren't just trying to scare new recruits- it's all about leading by example.

    Transforming from Cheerleader to Soldier

    Acacia Bobotas wanted a challenge after high school, so she chose the Army.

    Becoming a JAG Officer

    Explore the commissioning process for lawyers who wish to join the Judge Advocate General Corps, commonly known as JAG.

    How to Become an Officer

    Watch the various ways to train to become a Military officer in our video overview.

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    FUTURES Magazine

    FUTURES Magazine

    Want to see even more of what life in the Military is really like? Check out our FUTURES magazine page! Order or download a complimentary magazine featuring an in-depth look into the lives of the people who make up today's Military, and be sure to check out their accompanying videos.