The seven new members of the fledgling service now head to Basic Military Training at Joint Base San Antonio, Texas.
The service's recruitment system was halfway through a transformation that allows recruiters to do their jobs virtually.
Despite grim predictions early in the pandemic, the Army is finishing ahead of its 485,000-soldier end strength target.
Army Recruiting Command has seen a "huge benefit" from female recruiters and their ability to connect with female applicants.
The plan promotes diversity through 2025 in an attempt to adapt to the country's shifting demographics.
Two privates stepped up and saved a buddy's life, according to a release from the U.S. Army.
Until 2002, electrocardiograms, also known as ECGs or EKGs, were part of routine screening to join the U.S. military.
The concept for the new ad was based on research on Generation Z, the group born in the late 1990s and beyond.
The historic closures of schools across the country during the coronavirus pandemic has leaders bracing for challenges.
"It's not reverse discrimination," a two-star general said. "This isn't a quota; it's a target."
In a letter to VA Secretary Robert Wilkie, Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va., said the plan was developed with no notice to Congress.
USAA Federal Savings Bank is part of USAA, which has about 13 million military and veteran-affiliated members.
The Army has said they are looking into the soldier’s actions for potential safety violations.
Two senators say the new Army Combat Fitness Test sets unrealistic standards for some soldiers.
The Marine Corps has officially retired the AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter.