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    Opportunity to Travel the World

    Thanks to the Coast Guard, Nathanael has gone hiking, diving and exploring in all corners of the globe.

    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.

    Airmen Against Drunk Driving

    Rachelle and her fellow service members discuss their work for Airmen Against Drunk Driving.

    Volunteering at a Local Food Bank

    During her free time, Rachelle volunteers at the Harvest Hope Food Bank in Columbia, SC

    Helping Others Leads to a Military Career

    Rachelle's childhood passion of helping others has become essential to her career.

    Drill Training Exercise

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

    Nurse Practitioner Training Brings Opportunities

    With help from the G.I. Bill, José is studying to be a nurse practitioner.

    Always Learning, From Active Duty to Reserve

    While in the Military, José realized he wanted to become a nurse, and now the Air Force Reserve is helping him achieve his goals.

    Career Profile: Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic

    Matthew Turley says he was terrified when he first got to boot camp, but quickly discovered that training and working in the Army is fun.

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