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Guest speakers, after-school clubs, iPads, field trip funding and classroom enrichment projects are just a few of the resources for military children that have been funded by a DoD Education Activity Grant.
One hundred years of continuous service to our military and our national security, “and we’re just getting started,” said one of Fort Meade’s new leaders.
Patricia Ritter’s eyes filled with tears as she thought about her husband, Preston, who died in February 2016.
More than 120 ninth-grade students participated in hands-on demonstrations and learned about science and technology careers during the Fort Meade Alliance’s (FMA) Tech Mania, held in October at the Community College of Baltimore County’s Catonsville (CCBC) campus.
I want to remain open in our communication with our community partners.
Fort Meade will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the installation throughout 2017.
“I’ve always wanted to be my own boss. But is owning a small business right for me?”
Fort Meade is Maryland’s largest employer. It sits on 5,067 acres and has more than 1,670 buildings, according to the Army website, www.mybaseguide.com.
The National Cryptologic Museum (NCM), located adjacent to Fort Meade, is the only museum in the intelligence community open to the general public.
Since Tipton Airport reopened in 1999, the facility has enjoyed a slow, steady trajectory of success. Today, the facility is a solid contributor to the local economy, averaging 43,000 takeoffs per year.