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Max Schaaf (from left), Marie Wasem and Carsten Mengel, students at Hochschule Mainz, University of Applied Sciences, present the results of their consulting project on the optimization of the host nation recruitment process Jan. 8 at the Community Activity Center on Clay Kaserne.

German students assist with US forces processes

Students from the Management Master’s Program at Hochschule Mainz, University of Applied Sciences, worked on three consulting projects for U.S. Army Europe and U.S. Air Forces in Europe as part of their Controlling and Consulting course and presented their results Jan. 8 at the Community Activity Center on Clay Kaserne.

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U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Teresa Prupis currently serves as a Regional Health Command Europe liaison officer to the U.S. Army Europe Office of the Command Surgeon.

Army combat medic saves airline passenger

SEMBACH, Germany — In a real-life situation reminiscent of something from a movie, a U.S. Army combat medic used the skills she learned from a 17-year career to help an unconscious passenger on a Dec. 14 flight from Portugal to Germany.

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Participants try out classes at Wiesbaden Family and MWR’s Fitness Resolution Day Jan. 11 at the Wiesbaden Sports, Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Center.

Fitness resolution

Participants try out classes at Wiesbaden Family and MWR’s Fitness Resolution Day Jan. 11 at the Wiesbaden Sports, Fitness and Outdoor Recreation Center.

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Michelle Bailey, American Red Cross division manager, attaches a lapel pin to Caitlin Brooks’ shirt. Brooks received the pin, a medal and an American Red Cross Certificate of Merit Nov. 26 on Clay Kaserne for saving a person’s life. She successfully applied her CPR skills when a woman collapsed in front of her at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago July 16.

Volunteer awarded for lifesaving action

Caitlin Brooks saved the life of a woman by applying her CPR skills at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago July 16. For this action, she was commended with the Red Cross Certificate of Merit Nov. 26 on Clay Kaserne.

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Employees recognized for 40 to 50 years of government service cut a cake following the Dec. 3 ceremony.

Employees recognized for length of service

In December, U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden employees were recognized for their length of service to the government.

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NBC News London correspondent Kelly Cobiella (left) interviews Chap. (Maj.) Troy Morken, chaplaincy resource manager with the Religious Support Office, and his family about how military families spend Christmas abroad. The news team spent an afternoon with Soldiers and their families to gather material for a news report that will be broadcast on Christmas Day.

NBC News London crew interviews Soldiers

NBC News London correspondent Kelly Cobiella (left) interviews Chap. (Maj.) Troy Morken, chaplaincy resource manager with the Religious Support Office, and his family about how military families spend Christmas abroad.

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Sigonella Middle High School student Eliza Moore discusses a disaster response scenario with a teammate during the Department of Defense Education Activity-Europe STEMposium Dec. 2 in Wiesbaden.

Students think outside box at STEMposium

After a coronal mass ejection, which delivered a heavy dose of radiation from the sun and left much of northern Europe without electricity, dozens of future engineers, scientists and mathematicians put their heads together to develop a disaster recovery plan in a scenario that would test their skills and give them a unique hands-on learning experience.

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Newcomers to the competition, the U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Department of Public Works team won the 5th annual Mousetrap Race Car event held Dec. 4 at Wiesbaden Middle School. In total, 36 cars — 18 student cars and 18 entries from the community — participated in the event. Aukamm Elementary School students placed two cars in the final four for the second year in a row.  The winner the past two years, the 4th Air Support Operations Group car, was also one of the four finalists this year. New this year was  the Best Creative Design award winner, Wiesbaden High School. The event combines resiliency-building activities with science, technology, engineering and math curriculum.
Photo courtesty of Peter Witmer/School Liaison Officer

Annual mousetrap races

Newcomers to the competition, the U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden Department of Public Works team won the 5th annual Mousetrap Race Car event held Dec. 4 at Wiesbaden Middle School.

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