Videos - Behind the Ribbons

View Navy career videos showcasing the work and lives of Navy Enlisted Sailors and Officers. Tune in to the latest monthly features. Search the archives. Get behind the scenes by going Behind the Ribbons.

Featured Video: Lieutenant Scott Lanum – Diversity Program Manager

As a diversity program manager, LT Scott Lanum’s vision of a strong, multicultural Navy is reflected in the unique talents and backgrounds of the men and women who serve.

U.S. Navy SEAL – 32-year Master Chief

As a U.S. Navy SEAL, conducting clandestine missions behind enemy lines is all in a day’s work.

U.S. Navy Diver Third Class Valerie DeFreitas

See how Navy Diver Third Class Valerie DeFreitas has become one of only a handful of women who dive the world over in the most intense environments imaginable.

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Video: U.S. Navy Diver Third Class Valerie DeFreitas

See how Navy Diver Third Class Valerie DeFreitas has become one of only a handful of women who dive the world over in the most intense environments imaginable.

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02:10
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U.S. Navy

U.S. Navy Social Worker – Lieutenant Junior Grade Samantha Penney

Once LTJG Samantha Penney graduated from the NROTC program, her career in Navy social work began to take form. Learn how her love of helping people and passion for travel have been fostered in the U.S. Navy.

U.S. Navy Medical Corps – CAPT Joel Roos, Deputy Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.

Deputy Chief Medical Officer CAPT Joel Roos is an avid diver who used his love of dive exploration to find adventure and jump-start his career in Navy Medicine.

Video: U.S. Navy Medical Corps – CAPT Joel Roos, Deputy Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.

 Deputy Chief Medical Officer CAPT Joel Roos is an avid diver who used his love of dive exploration to find adventure and jump-start his career in Navy Medicine.

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02:33
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U.S. Navy

U.S. Navy Medical Corps – CAPT James Chun, Career Plans Officer, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.

 CAPT James Chun’s specialty in adolescent medicine and pediatrics allows him to thrive as a Navy Physician, caring for military members and their families.

Video: U.S. Navy Medical Corps – CAPT James Chun, Career Plans Officer, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.

 CAPT James Chun’s specialty in adolescent medicine and pediatrics allows him to thrive as a Navy Physician, caring for military members and their families.

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23.3 MB
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02:23
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U.S. Navy

U.S. Navy Medical Corps – LCDR Josephine Nguyen, Director of Medical Student Accessions, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.

 LCDR Josephine Nguyen applied for and received a Navy HPSP scholarship to attend the medical school of her choice and has turned her desire to treat patients with the proper care into a lifelong mission. Find out more about Navy Medicine here.

Video: U.S. Navy Medical Corps – LCDR Josephine Nguyen, Director of Medical Student Accessions, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.

 LCDR Josephine Nguyen applied for and received a Navy HPSP scholarship to attend the medical school of her choice and has turned her desire to treat patients with the proper care into a lifelong mission. Find out more about Navy Medicine here.

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26.9 MB
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02:35
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U.S. Navy

Petty Officer Cooke - Submarine Sonar Tech

As a Submarine Sonar Tech, Petty Officer Michael Cooke is the eyes and ears of his ship. See how his career in the Navy has helped shape his life and the life of so many fellow Sailors.

Petty Officer First Class Gomez - Information Systems Technician Submarines

Petty Officer First Class Gomez’s desire to restore, recover and maintain the advanced technology used by the U.S. Navy has allowed him to thrive in the ever-changing field of Information Systems Technician Submarines

Navy Reserve Physician – Dr. Ron Kuzdak.

See how the Navy has helped physicians discover their calling to help people all over the world.

Navy Medical Student – Ensign Leslie Korson.

See how the Navy has opened doors for medical students to complete their studies and aid in humanitarian efforts around the world.

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Video: Navy Medical Student – Ensign Leslie Korson.

 See how the Navy has opened doors for medical students to complete their studies and aid in humanitarian efforts around the world.

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02:02
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U.S. Navy

Officer Development School – Lieutenant Junior Grade Caroline Silvia

Lieutenant Junior Grade Caroline Silvia discusses Officer Development School and how to prepare for a career as an Officer in the Navy.

Navy Recruiter – Petty Officer Second Class Eric Kehl

Learn about the Navy Delayed Entry Program, and how it helps candidates transition from the civilian sector to military life, by watching our latest webcast featuring Petty Officer Second Class Eric Kehl.

Petty Officer Second Class Mark Hughner

Learn about the Military Entrance Processing Station and what to expect by watching our latest webcast featuring Petty Officer Second Class Mark Hughner.

Navy Counselor – Chief Joseph Seiler

As a Navy Counselor, Chief Joseph Seiler spends his time teaching sailors about the educational opportunities the Navy offers. Curious about tuition coverage and getting your degree through America’s Navy? Watch the Navy Educational Opportunities webcast to find out how it’s possible.

Featured Video: Navy Nurse – Lieutenant Junior Grade Shannon Meyer

Discover how Navy Nurses care for those who defend our country and their families by watching the webcast featuring Lieutenant Junior Grade Shannon Meyer.

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Video: Navy Nurse – Lieutenant Junior Grade Shannon Meyer

Discover how Navy Nurses care for those who defend our country and their families by watching the webcast featuring Lieutenant Junior Grade Shannon Meyer.

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44.3 MB
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03:39
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U.S. Navy

Navy Aviation Rescue Swimmer – Petty Officer Second Class Melissa Dixon

Discover how Aviation Rescue Swimmers stand ready for emergencies and save lives by watching the webcast featuring Petty Officer Second Class Melissa Dixon.

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Video: Navy Aviation Rescue Swimmer – Petty Officer Second Class Melissa Dixon

Discover how Aviation Rescue Swimmers stand ready for emergencies and save lives by watching the webcast featuring Petty Officer Second Class Melissa Dixon.

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30.9 MB
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02:39
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U.S. Navy

Navy Nuclear Surface Warfare Officer – Lieutenant Monika A. Coxe

Find out how the Navy Nuclear Surface Warfare Officers defend national security by using cutting-edge technology to control, manage and operate the Navy’s fleet of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. Watch the Navy webcast featuring Lieutenant Monika A. Coxe to discover more.

Navy Physician, Clinical Specialist – Captain Cynthia Macri

Her experience is extensive. Her career is exemplary. Her curriculum vitae is an example of medical leadership in action. Introducing Captain Cynthia Macri, Special Assistant to the Chief of Naval Operations.

Navy Officer/Enlisted – Lieutenant Commander Daniel Morales & Petty Officer First Class Steve DesRoches

They both know firsthand what it’s like to serve in the Navy, but from two different perspectives. Find out how Lieutenant Commander Daniel Morales and Petty Officer First Class Steve DesRoches work together in the Navy.

Aviation Electrician’s Mate – Ryan Mills

Advanced aircraft in the U.S. Navy all need support crews of dedicated electricians and mechanics who can keep the pilots in the air safely, mission after mission. Meet Aviation Electrician’s Mate, Second Class, Ryan Mills. Ryan troubleshoots electrical and navigation systems and more on multimillion-dollar aircraft, skills he learned in the Navy with no previous experience. Hear how his training earned him college credits and what applications a job like his has in the civilian sector.

Navy Musician – Cory Parker

Music has always been his passion. When he learned he could pursue that passion while serving his country at the same time, he knew his course was set. Meet Navy Musician Cory Parker as he shares the incredible experiences available to members of the Navy musical community.

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Video: Navy Musician – Cory Parker

I've been involved in music since I was in seventh grade, from high school on until my Navy career. My mother was ecstatic when she found out I was going to join the Navy. My name is Cory Parker, Musician First Class, United States Navy. I first knew that the Navy had a band in 2003. …

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U.S. Navy

Navy Reserve Intelligence Specialist – Carina Stone.

Analyzing data is vital to our national security and to the ongoing missions of the Navy. Meet Carina Stone, an Intelligence Specialist in the Navy Reserve, who analyzes classified data while being a full-time mom and student.

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Video: Navy Reserve Intelligence Specialist – Carina Stone

I am Carina Stone and I am an Intelligence Specialist in the Navy Reserve. As an intelligence specialist in the Navy Reserve I analyze highly classified satellite imagery and recognize what is in the imagery as far as identification.

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03:20
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U.S. Navy

Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate (NUPOC) – Ridley Shetler

Some of the nation’s most brilliant minds are behind the technology used by America’s Navy. And technology doesn’t get more advanced than Navy Nuclear Propulsion. Meet Ridley Shetler, one of the first women selected to serve on a submarine in the United States Navy.

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Video: Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate (NUPOC) – Ridley Shetler

I am Ridley Shetler and I am a nuclear engineering student in the Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program. I chose to pursue nuclear engineering originally because I wanted to be a radiologist I wanted to deal with isotopes and so that’s how I got into the the major. …

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04:42
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U.S. Navy

Navy Diver – Chief Petty Officer Rebecca Jones

Whether it’s surveying wreckage or supporting missions for Special Warfare, Navy Divers take on incredible challenges in the course of their duties. Meet Navy Diver Rebecca Jones as she shares her experiences. Explore the adventure, the risks, and how to prepare to become part of this exceptional community.

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Video: Navy Diver - Chief Petty Officer Rebecca Jones

What I like the most about diving, being a Navy Diver is just the freedom. Just being able to float and move around in the water so easily and just being able to see everything there is to see.
 
We have the capabilities of doing a wide array of different jobs. …

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U.S. Navy

Navy Chaplain – Rear Admiral Gregory Horn

At home, he’s a full-time minister for his congregation. In the Navy Reserve, he’s a spiritual guide for Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen. Meet Navy Chaplain Rear Admiral Gregory Horn. And learn about the exceptional rewards to be found by men and women of God who serve their congregation and their country.

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Video: Navy Chaplain – Rear Admiral Gregory Horn

As a solo pastor in my civilian parish I have the opportunity to be with people throughout the course of their life. I've been there for twenty-five years. I know them. I love them and I care for them. Married them, buried them, baptized them. As a Navy chaplain I don't have that …

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U.S. Navy

Naval Reactors Engineer – Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Jesse Sloane

Some of the nation’s most brilliant minds are behind the technology used by America’s Navy. And no technology is more advanced than Navy nuclear propulsion. Meet Naval Reactors Engineer Jesse Sloane as he describes his challenging career from the inside of this very select community.

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Video: Naval Reactors Engineer - Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Jesse Sloane

In the late forties the navy nuclear propulsion program was pretty much started by one man. Hyman Rickover who, at the time, was a captain. He had this great idea to put a nuclear reactor in a submarine. So that way it didn't have to resurface all the time, it didn't have to come in …

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U.S. Navy

Navy Nuclear Trained Machinist’s Mate – Petty Officer Second Class Alicia Ferrell

Aircraft carriers and submarines are among the most important assets in the Navy. And they rely on nuclear reactors for power and propulsion. Meet Nuclear Machinist’s Mate Alicia Ferrell as she shares what it’s like to work with a reactor – and offers advice to those seeking an exciting career with limitless potential.

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Video: Navy Nuclear Trained Machinist’s Mate – Petty Officer Second Class Alicia Ferrell

I am Petty Officer Alicia Ferrell, I am a Nuclear Machinist Mate. Or what some would affectionately call the Navy Nuke. We operate in a reactor plant on either an aircraft carrier or a submarine…to make sure that the ship has lights, power. So that…whatever mission that …

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49.4 MB
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04:13
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U.S. Navy

Navy Surface Warfare Officer (SWO) - Lieutenant Eddie Allen

Surface Warfare Officers are the backbone of Navy leadership at sea. They motivate and inspire. The responsibility to make critically important decisions falls squarely on their shoulders. Meet Lieutenant Eddie Allen as he answers your questions about being an Officer aboard some of the world’s most powerful ships.

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Video: Navy Surface Warfare Officer (SWO) - Lieutenant Eddie Allen

I'm Lieutenant Eddie Allen, I've been in the Navy seventeen years and I'm a Surface Warfare Officer. A SWO, a Surface Warfare Officer, is a ship driver. Someone who mans the ship on the bridge, pretty much takes the ship overseas. A Surface Warfare Officer is unrestricted so, i.e. …

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U.S. Navy

Navy SWCC – Chief Chris Favata

Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewmen (SWCC). Some call them the Navy’s best-kept secret. But for those who know better, they’re the warriors of the waterways. Catch a glimpse of the incredible career of Chris Favata, longtime member of the SWCC community.

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Video: Navy Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman (SWCC) - Chief Chris Favata

I'm Special Boat Operator, Chief Chris Favata. I was born and raised in Buffalo, New York. Decided to join the Navy. Main reason for joining the Navy was to do something special get in this Naval Special Warfare. Whether it be the SEAL teams or the boat teams. SWCC is an acronym, …

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U.S. Navy

Navy Dental Officer – LT Sarita Ojha

Sarita Ojha knew early on that she wanted to work giving quality, one-on-one care to others. That’s precisely what she’s able to do in the Navy Dental Corps. Now Lieutenant Ojha is a full-time Navy Dentist in Southern California. And she’s practicing her profession the way she has always imagined.

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Video: Navy Dental Officer - Lieutenant Sarita Ojha

It wasn't until I volunteered at a local hospital in my hometown where I was able to shadow a physician and go around with him and see what it was like to treat patients. He suggested that I also look into other career options, like dentistry and optometry, which I did, and dentistry …

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U.S. Navy

Navy Clinical Social Worker – LT Bryan Pyle

In every community, there are families in need of expert guidance and counseling to get them through challenging circumstances. For Lieutenant Bryan Pyle, the main goal was to help people live happy, healthy lives. As a clinical social worker in the Navy, Lieutenant Pyle enjoys tremendous opportunities to make a positive and profound impact in the lives of others.

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Video: Navy Clinical Social Worker – LT Bryan Pyle

I decided to join the United States Navy because it's always been in the back of my mind to do something more. As a social worker, that's one of the things that we do. We enjoy helping others. We enjoy doing our part to make it a better world. And I have always valued what service …

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38.4 MB
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U.S. Navy

Navy Hospital Corpsman – Petty Officer Ashley Wagner

Ashley entered the Navy to see the world and try new things. She found exactly what she was looking for – and much more. Today Petty Officer Ashley Wagner is a Hospital Corpsman, specialized as a diving medical technician. And that position has taken her far beyond where she ever expected to be.

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Video: Navy Hospital Corpsman - Petty Officer Ashley Wagner

A hospital corpsman in the Navy basically is patient care. We see the patients when they come in which are generally active duty or reservists military and we get their initial interview. They tell us what's wrong with them, we take notes, we ask all the medical questions that are …

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29.0 MB
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U.S. Navy

Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician – Petty Officer Second Class Kirby Marshall

He always knew he wanted a career filled with challenge and excitement. Petty Officer Second Class Kirby Marshall found both – as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician. Today he’s committed to protecting his fellow servicemembers by removing the harm from harm’s way.

Video: Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician - Petty Officer Second Class Kirby Marshall

I chose the Navy just because I wanted to be involved with being in the water. I wanted to do diving and still be able to have the capability to go on land. An EOD in the Navy will just generally make areas safe for people to pass.Generally guys driving around they’ll see …

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02:46
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U.S. Navy

Navy Submarine Officer – LT Matthew Powell

In college, Matthew Powell discovered that his studies in chemical engineering could take him further than he ever thought possible. Since then, Lieutenant Powell has become an Officer and leader aboard one of the most advanced vessels in the world: a nuclear-powered submarine.

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Video: Navy Submarine Officer - LT Matthew Powell

Everybody’s always got questions about how things work on a submarine and they’re always kind of excited, wanting to know more about it. I am Lieutenant Matthew Powell and I am a Navy submarine officer. Ultimately, you’re the one responsible for making sure …

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U.S. Navy

Fire Control Technician – Adam Imschweiler

After high school, Adam found himself at a crossroads, facing down a tedious nine-to-five job. Today he’s responsible for maintaining and firing the Tomahawk missiles aboard the USS Michigan. Watch Petty Officer Imschweiler’s story, and learn about opportunities in the field of electronics.

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Video: Fire Control Technician - Petty Officer Imschweiler

Being a fire control technician onboard a submarine is the best job... It's a warship made to go out and fight and blow things up if need to. And being a fire control technician, that's what we do for a living.

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25.5 MB
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02:10
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U.S. Navy

Podiatrist – LT Kittra Owens

Podiatry, or medicine of the foot, is critically important to keeping our servicemembers active and mobile. In the Navy Medical Service Corps, podiatric surgeon Lieutenant Kittra Owens has found a proactive culture of medicine, a higher level of professional satisfaction and more leadership opportunity than she ever anticipated.

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Video: Podiatrist - Lieutenant Kittra Owens

Currently I am the only foot and ankle specialist in my department. I am also the orthopedic consultant for foot and ankle complex injuries. That allows me to further branch out and collaborate with the family medicine division, the internal medicine division, sports medicine, …

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U.S. Navy

Seabee Diver – Lynn Rodriguez

Raised in Chicago, Illinois, Chief Petty Officer Lynn Rodriguez knew her destiny was to travel the planet. She had no clue just how far she would go. Today she is a Seabee Diver, one of a select group of men and women capable of achieving the extraordinary deep beneath the surface of the oceans of the world.

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Video: Navy Seabee Diver - Chief Petty Officer Lynn Rodriguez

Webcast. Chief Petty Officer Lynn Rodriguez, Seabee Diver. We do underwater construction; we do demolition; build boat ramps; mooring inspections, cable inspections – so it depends on the job and the location.

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02:25
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U.S. Navy

Navy Physicians

There's a different and exciting aspect of medicine that can be found only in the Navy Medical Corps. Watch as Dr. Andy Baldwin recalls his inspiring experiences in a global practice where patient care is paramount - and the impact for good is unparalleled.

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Video: Navy Physician - Lieutenant Commander Andy Baldwin

Webcast. Lieutenant Commander Andy Baldwin, physician Navy hospital is like any other hospital. We have all the specialties from surgery, pediatrics, OB/GYN, dentistry, optometry, even podiatry. There's one difference between a Navy hospital and a regular hospital, and that's pride …

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U.S. Navy

Navy Reserve Nurses

On most days, Linda Elias-Thomas is the Safety Director at a medical center. And during his workweek, Brian Biggie is the director of a 52-bed emergency department. Both of these Nurses have excelled in their profession. Watch their stories, and discover the advantages of being a Reserve Officer in the Navy Nurse Corps.

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Video: Navy Reserve Nurses - Linda Elias-Thomas and Brian Biggie

Webcast. Reserve Nurses Linda Elias-Thomas and Brian Biggie. Linda Elias-Thomas - My role as a Navy Reserve nurse is to be physically ready and medically ready to be deployed. I'm the training officer in my unit. I help maintain readiness for the Marines and the Reservesthat are at …

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U.S. Navy

Naval Aviator – Sarah Flaherty

She's responsible for piloting one of the most advanced helicopters in the world – and training young Officers to do the same. Meet Lieutenant Sarah Flaherty, pilot of the $44 million MH-60R Seahawk. Watch her story, and learn what it means to be a leader in the field of aviation.

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Video: Navy Helicopter Pilot - Lieutenant Sarah Flaherty

Webcast. Lieutenant Sarah Flaherty, pilot. I am an MH-60 Romeo, Navy helicopter, instructor pilot at a fleet replacement squadron. We teach the new students who come in from flight school how to fly that Navy aircraft. I'm also the aviation safety officer responsible for the safety …

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31.5 MB
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02:49
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U.S. Navy

Navy Chaplain – John Miyahara

Imagine a ministry of many faiths. Serving men and women facing diverse challenges. Officiating in settings ranging from ships to encampments, from small chapels to sweeping congregations. This is the ministry of Lieutenant John Miyahara, a Navy Chaplain currently serving at Arlington National Cemetery. Watch his story.

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Video: Navy Chaplain - Lieutenant John Miyahara

Webcast. Lieutenant John Miyahara, Senior Navy Chaplain at Arlington National Cemetery. One of the greatest things about a Navy chaplain is you get to work in a really diverse field with different kinds of clergy, with different kinds of sailors but different kinds of religious needs …

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U.S. Navy

Clinical Psychologist – J. Porter Evans

Meet J. Porter Evans. He is a Lieutenant in the Navy where he works as a Clinical Psychologist. In this position, LT Evans provides mental health care for a variety of conditions, having a positive impact on the lives of fellow servicemembers.

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Video: Navy Clinical Psychologist - Lieutenant J. Porter Evans

Webcast. Lieutenant J. Porter Evans, clinical psychologist. My first experiences in the Navy were as an intern at Naval Medical Center, San Diego.  And during that time I got a very diverse experience and got to do a lot of different things. I was given the opportunity to be the …

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04:41
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U.S. Navy

Physician Assistant – LT Joelle Annandono

Meet Lieutenant Joelle Annandono. She works as a Physician Assistant in the Navy. Her experience while serving has made her an advocate for patient care and a trusted provider for fellow Navy and Marine Corps personnel and their families.

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Video: Navy Physician Assistant - Lieutenant Joelle Annandono

Webcast. Lieutenant Joelle Annandono, physician assistant. I actually had a really good recruiter. When I tested he said, "you should be a corpsman." On my second tour as a corpsman I worked for a physician assistant. And when I worked with him, I knew that that was what I …

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U.S. Navy

CTI – Steve Barbee

Meet Steve Barbee. He is currently a Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy where he works as Cryptologic Technician Interpretive or CTI, specializing in Mandarin Chinese. Thanks to the extensive training the Navy has provided him, Chief Barbee has become an expert in all aspects of his area of interest.

Video: Navy Cryptologic Technician Interpretive (CTI) - Chief Petty Officer Steve Barbee

Webcast. Chief Petty Officer Steve Barbee, CTI, cryptologic technician interpretive. The CTI, the interpretative, or the linguist, we're out there as the regional experts for whatever language we learn, we learn about the – the entire area. The cool thing about CTI is while …

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53.5 MB
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04:43
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U.S. Navy

Reserve – John Mustin

Meet John Mustin. He is a Commander in the Navy Reserve and an executive in advertising. Thanks to the flexibility of the Navy Reserve, CDR Mustin can balance both his civilian and military careers.

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Video: Navy Reserve - Commander John Mustin

Webcast. Reserve Commander John Mustin. The Navy Reserve is a supporting element to the active duty forces of the U. S. Navy. So, when we have missions that require additional personnel, additional equipment, additional training, often time the Reserve force is specially trained to …

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56.4 MB
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U.S. Navy

Aviation Rescue Swimmers – Andrew Worth and Megan Justesen

Meet Andrew and Megan. They serve in the Navy as Aviation Rescue Swimmers. Their passion for helping those in distress has led them to a rewarding and exhilarating career unlike any other — working all over the world to help save lives in some of the most dangerous conditions possible.

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Video: Navy Aviation Rescue Swimmers - Andrew Worth and Megan Justesen

Webcast, AIRR, Aviation Rescue Swimmers Andrew Worth and Megan Justesen talk about their training and missions.

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U.S. Navy

Information Technology – Marie Antoinette Molina and Angelena BellHolifield

Meet Marie and Angelena. They currently work in the Information Technology field of the U.S. Navy. Thanks to the extensive training the Navy has provided Marie and Angelena, their experience has led them around the world as part of a diverse group, working with the latest cutting-edge technology.

Video: Navy Information Technology - First-Class Petty Officer Marie Antoinette Molina and Chief Petty Officer Angelena BellHolifield

Webcast first-class petty officer Marie Antoinette Molina, Chief Petty Officer Angelena BellHolifield, Information technology. Marie Molina - On a daily basis we can do anything from setting up a lan, network communications, network security, naval messages. There are two different …

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05:03
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U.S. Navy

Civil Engineering – Lavell Walson

Meet Lavell. He currently serves as the Facilities Engineering Acquisition Division Director in the Navy Civil Engineer Corps. In his current position, he has been given the responsibility of training, guiding and leading his fellow engineers in the timely execution of a variety of significant construction jobs that are vital to the overall success of the Navy.

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Video: Navy Civil Engineer Corps Officer - Lieutenant Lavell Walson

Webcast. Lieutenant Lavell Walson, Civil Engineer Corps Officer, Facilities Engineering Acquisition Division Director. The Civil Engineering Corps is made up of the Seabees and we also maintain the Navy's infrastructure. We build and we fight. Being in the BDCP, Baccalaureate Degree …

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46.0 MB
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03:52
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U.S. Navy

NUPOC – David Viray and Milesha Grier

Meet David and Milesha. They are college students studying to become Nuclear Power Officers in the Navy through the Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate (NUPOC) program. The NUPOC program has provided David and Milesha with generous compensation that has allowed them to focus primarily on their studies.

Video: Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program (NUPOC) - David Viray and Malisha Grier

Webcast. David Viray, Malisha Grier are in NUPOC, Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program. David Viray – The NUPOC program is a program Malisha Grier - The Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program has a rigorous application process. There is a written application that …

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04:38
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U.S. Navy

Submarine Officers – Haney Hong and Chris Carter

Meet Haney and Chris. They currently serve as Lieutenants in the Navy Submarine Force. While serving, they have received some of the most extensive training the Navy has to offer as well as the opportunity to take part in important missions critical to national security.

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Video: Navy Submarine Officers - Haney Hong and Christopher Carter

Webcast. Lieutenant Haney Hong,  submarine officer. Lieutenant Christopher Carter, submarine officer. Christopher Carter - I majored in assistant engineering, which was a very hard major. It's basically a combination of electrical, mechanical, and computer science which provided …

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U.S. Navy

Heritage Language – Windle Barnes

Meet Windle. He currently serves as a Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy where he is the Intel Program Manager, as well as the Heritage Language Recruiting Program Manager. His unique skills have allowed him the opportunity to travel all over the world recruiting other individuals to aid in foreign relations as Navy linguists.

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Video: Navy Heritage Language Recruiting - Chief Petty Officer Windle Barnes

Webcast. Chief Petty Officer, Windle Barnes. Heritage Language Recruiting is identifying people who want to join the Navy who may have a special language skill or heritage language skill – something that they've learned at home as they grew up.  What we do is identify and …

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61.5 MB
Duration:
05:24
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U.S. Navy

Seabee/Navy Reserve – John Austin

Meet John. He comes from a rich family history of military experience. John currently serves in the Navy Reserve as an Engineering Aide in the Seabees. As a Reservist, he is able to steady his life as a husband and family man with his life as a Seabee: able to maintain the discipline, responsibility, and honor learned through his service both home and away.

Video: Navy Reserve Seabee Engineering Aide - Second-Class Petty Officer John Austin

Webcast. Reserve Seabee Second-Class Petty Officer Engineering Aide, John Austin. The Seabees were created as a need during World War II. It was realized that a military force that we were going to need construction of facilities, so we had to have trained people that could build ah …

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48.0 MB
Duration:
04:25
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U.S. Navy

NROTC Scholarships – Maggie Jackson and Danielle Head

Meet Maggie and Danielle. They come from opposite sides of the country, but share a common bond and opportunity: the Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps. Which gives them full tuition at top universities, unrivaled leadership experience, and a career path that places them light years ahead of their peers.

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Video: Naval ROTC - Danielle Head and Maggie Jackson

Webcast Danielle Head, Maggie Jackson, ROTC . I'm Danielle Head, I'm majoring in mathematics at Carnegie Mellon University. And I'm part of the Carnegie Mellon University Naval ROTC program as a third-class midshipman. My name is Maggie Jackson, I attend Duquesne University in their …

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U.S. Navy Dentist - Lieutenant Commander Heather Gnau

For Dr. Gnau, dentistry is more than Novocain and bitewings. Thanks to the Navy, she’s traveled the world, cared for impoverished villagers and maintained the dental health of countless young Sailors and Marines. Now she’s specializing in endodontics while earning a full salary, without the typical out-of-pocket expenses.

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Video: Navy Dentist - Dental Corps - Dr. Heather Gnau

Webcast. Lieutenant Commander Heather Gnau, the Health Services Collegiate Program enabled her to not only earn vacation or leave days while still in dental school, but they also gave her a small stipend to help offset some of the expenses related to dental school.

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