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    Fort Riley Podcast

    Fort Riley Podcast

    Audio | Fort Riley Public Affairs Office


    Weekly episodes highlight the missions and the people who make Fort Riley a great place to live, train, deploy from and come home to.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 203 Fort Riley Victory Week

      This episode brings you information about this year’s celebration of the Army birthday at Fort Riley. Listen in to find out what is planned for the Army Birthday, the 1st Infantry Division Birthday and the entire Victory Week celebration list!


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 202 Army Emergency Relief

      This episode brings you information about this year’s Army emergency Relief campaign. Tony Grinston, CEO of AER and retired from the Army as the 16th Sergeant Major of the Army, tells how the campaign has been extended through the Army birthday.


    • Jim Sharp Meets his likeness

      Retired 1st Infantry Division Soldier For Life, Jim Sharp met himself in the 1st Infantry Division Museum.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 201 Spring and Summer Outdoor Pests

      This episode brings you information about how to protect yourself and your family from the insects who serve as the biggest pests while enjoying the great activities in the region. Follow these tips to stay safe and to keep your outings free of unwanted hitchhikers.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 200 Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

      April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month and Fort Riley the Podcast talks with Barbara Garber, 1st Infantry Division's SHARP Lead SARC.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 199 Regional News

      A recap of news from Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 198 Child Abuse Prevention Month

      This episode brings some great tips for parents as well as information about the resources for teen, children and parents through the Fort Riley Army Community Service Family Advocacy Program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 197 Alcohol Awareness

      This episode brings you information straight from the Fort Riley Army Substance Abuse Prevention Program. April is Alcohol Awareness Month and ASAP has some fun events planned to promote safe and responsible alcohol use.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 196 Month of the Military Child

      This week's Fort Riley Podcast looks at the heroes who are our military children. Join us as we honor them during Month of the Military Child.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 195 Vietnam Era Veterans from the 1st ID

      Two veterans from the 1st Infantry Division tell a little of their experience serving in Vietnam.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 194 Army Tenant Survey

      Garrison leadership discusses the importance of completing the Army Tenant Survey


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 193 Financial Fitness

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast is about the financial planning advice available without cost to Soldiers, families and Department of the Army civilian employees through Army Community Service.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 192 Army Emergency Relief

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast is about the Army Emergency Relief Campaign. Learn where the money comes from and how it is used to help Soldiers, retirees and family members navigate through tough financial situations.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 191 Starting a Home-Based business on Fort Riley

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast is all about operating a home-based business on post. Many don’t know that home-based businesses are allowed in Army housing at Fort Riley. Registration is free and having your own business is a great way to supplement family income.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 190 Long Gym

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast brings you info about the new capabilities at Long Gym and some of the other installation fitness centers.


    • Fort RIley Podcast - Episode 189 Volunteerism

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast is all about volunteerism. Learn how to find opportunities and how to track your time and gain credit for work experience and military awards.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 188 Black History Month

      The Library of Congress conducts an interview with a Buffalo Soldier from World War II.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 187 Spouse Employment

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast brings you information about the opportunities for employment. This episode specifically addresses opportunities for Fort Riley spouses.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 186 Civilian Employee Learning Opportunities

      Check out how the U.S. Army Garrison Fort Riley employees can access unique training opportunities free of charge.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 185 Don't let this cold snap, snap you

      Winter weather can wreak havoc on pipes and people. Listen in for tips to be safe and warm during the upcoming extreme low temps scheduled to hit the region this weekend.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 184 Bird counting a national winter holiday tradition

      Bird counting is a holiday tradition for the Environmental Branch of the Department of Public Works. Pros from the team help gather national numbers to feed the population counts of the National Audubon Society. Sighting birds is also a fun activity for families on mild winter days.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 182 Army Esports

      This episode we go to the world of online gaming, or Esports, and our own Sgt. Jeffery Kramer, who is part of the Soldier Showdown 5 which is a tournament of contestants across the Army. Hear how Esports and the Army are a great mix.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 181 3D Awareness Month

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast brings you the facts about impaired driving, tactics to prevent incidents and fun events to promote sober, alert driving this holiday season.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 180 The Hidden Resources of the Fort Riley Post Library

      This episode we explore the resources available to anyone with a valid DOD issues ID card at the Fort Riley Library. All library services are free and open to members and families of those who are active, reserve or retired service members and to civilian employees.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 179 Veterans Day 2023

      This episode we hear from veterans about what Veterans Day means to them.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 178 National American Indian Hertiage Month

      Join us as we celebrate the rich history and culture of Native American communities during National American Indian Heritage Month. This week we learn about American Indian history in the armed forces.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 177 Winter Weather Preparedness

      Experts from USAG Fort Riley Safety Office and our Emergency Management Coordinator weigh in on winter Weather preparedness and keeping you and your family safe.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 176 Energy Action Awareness Month

      In line with Energy Action Month, the Army is emphasizing readiness through resilience. One key aspect of this initiative is energy conservation. This week explore ways in which we can help reduce energy consumption.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 175 Retiree Services at Fort Riley

      Are you a military retiree looking for services? This episode will explain how to find them and what is available at Fort Riley for our retiree population.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 174 Domestic Violence Awareness Month

      This week we talk to the experts about the resources available to those experiencing any form of domestic abuse.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 173 News from the Fort

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast brings you news from around the installation.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 172 - Fall Apple Day Festival 2023

      On this week's episode of Fort Riley the Podcast, we talk to Ron Stewart, Fall Apple Day Coordinator, about this year's Fall Apple Day Festival happening on Sept. 30.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 171 Hunting the Good Stuff

      Fort Riley Garrison commander, Colonel Michael Foote, talks about hunting on Fort Riley


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 170 Remembering 9-11

      We look back and remember the events of 9-11


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 169 Have a safe Labour Day Weekend

      This episode highlights the reason for the holiday as well as how to mitigate long weekend adventure activities.


    • Fort RIley Podcast - Episode 168 How to hunt safely on Fort Riley

      How to hunt safely on Fort Riley covers the where, when and why of the process to gain hunting access for the installation.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 167 Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers

      The Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers program has some fun and useful events and activities for Soldiers who are Geo-bachelors/bachelorettes, and single parents. Listen in to find out how to participate.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 166 Back to School

      It's that time of year again and Fort Riley's School Liaison Officer has some great ways to connect to your child and help them navigate from summer vacation to school. Many students are going to be attending a new school for the first time and helping our children adjust is an important part of setting them up for a successful academic year.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 165 Anti-terrorsm Awareness Month

      Episode 165 of Fort Riley the Podcast discusses Anti-terrorism awareness month with Fort Riley Security Operations specialist, Jason Fitzpatrick.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 164 Mosquitoes and Ticks

      Learn what you can do to keep you and your family protected from mosquitoes and ticks while enjoying the great outdoors.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 163 Fort Riley is Hiring and Black Start

      This week the Fort Riley Podcast has tips on how to get a job with the Directorate of Family Morale, Welfare and Recreation. Other news in this podcast includes information about the Black Start Exercise scheduled for July 26.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 162 Toxic Algae Information

      Listen in as Derek Moon, the Fort Riley the Directorate of Public Works Conservation Branch chief, explains what it means when our local ponds and lakes have toxic algal blooms.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 161 Heat Safety

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast brings you tips on beating the summer heat and keeping yourself and your family safe and healthy.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 160 Household Hazardous Waste

      This episode explains how household items that can't be placed in landfills nor packed with household goods can be recycled for other users.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 159 Pride Month

      We talk to Dr. Brandon Haddock about the importance of history and education when we observe Pride Month.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 158 U.S. Cavalry Museum Ribbon Cutting

      In this week’s edition of Fort Riley the Podcast, we celebrate with leaders of the U.S. Army Center of Military History the reopening of the U.S. Cavalry Museum at Fort Riley. Community friends and supporters celebrated with a ribbon cutting June 13, 2023.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 157 1st Infantry Division and Army Birthdays

      We take a look back at 1st Infantry Division's past triumphs and forward into the modern Army's future in this podcast.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 156 Get outdoors with MWR

      This episode brings you information about many of the fun MWR activities and resources available to help you and your family enjoy the outdoors.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 155 Memorial Day 2023

      In this week’s edition of Fort Riley the Podcast, we explore the origins of Memorial Day and remember why we have a little extra time to treasure our families.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 154 Summer Library Events Kick Off

      In this week’s edition of Fort Riley the Podcast, we talk with the Fort Riley Library program manager for fun opportunities and events for all ages.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 153 Grilling Safety and the Safety Fair

      Our Fort Riley Garrison Safety Office shares tips on grilling safety, and gives us a look at the upcoming safety fair.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 151 Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention

      In this week’s edition of Fort Riley the Podcast, The Sexual Harassment/Assault Response/Prevention Program manager talks about changes in the program and what is making a difference at Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast Episode 150: Passing the Reins

      This week's episode of Fort Riley the Podcast we meet with 1SG Roy Walters, retired First Sergent of the Commanding General's Mounted Color Guard.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 149 Guard and Reserve Training

      Fort Riley trains National Guard and Reserve units


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 148 Motorcycle Rider Courses

      Fort Riley's Garrison Safety office offers Basic and advanced motorcycle safety courses that can take you from no experience to solid basic fundamentals in just 2 days. The course is free to Soldiers. Civilian DOD employees of Fort Riley may also take the course on a space available basis. This episode tells you how to register.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 147 CYS MOMC Events

      CYS Outreach Coordinators Toni Buentello and Christian Bishop talk upcoming events for April's Month of the Military Child


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 146 Spring Severe Weather Storm Shelters

      Storms are a fact of life in Kansas. We talk to some experts on how to mitigate some of the risks found during the season.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 145 Employment Readiness

      We sit down with experts and find the best way to stay gainfully employed.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 144 Womens History Month

      Four women, each a leader at Fort Riley, share their memories and influences that got them to who they are today.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 143 - Year of the NCO

      In this episode of Fort Riley The Podcast we honor the Year of the NCO and get some perspective on the role of the non-commissioned officer from the U.S. Army Garrison Command Sgt. Major Jason R. Poulin.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 142 Save Time & Money with Click-2-Go

      It's well known that Fort Riley's Commissary is a valuable benefit that saves money. It also can save you time. Beneficiaries may now order their grocery items through the app and schedule a convenient pick-up where their purchases will be brought out to their car.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 140 Black History Month

      This episode we look back at the evolution of service for black Soldiers from WWII to the present in honor of Black History Month.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 138 Upcoming Events on Fort Riley

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 138 Upcoming Events on Fort Riley


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 137 Fort Riley Army Wellness Center

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 137 Fort Riley Army Wellness Center
      Kendra Seat, Director Fort Riley Army Wellness Center talks about available services and upcoming programs


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 134 Holiday Security

      This is the final episode of 2022. The story featured this week is all about keeping yourself physically secure during the holidays. We've got experts in physical security offering tips to keep you and yours safe this season.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 133 National Drunk and Drugged Driving Awareness Month

      This podcast episode talks about the dangers of impaired driving and some tips to slow consumption of alcohol while still enjoying the festivities.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 132 Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 132 Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 131 Winter Weather Preparedness

      This episode of Fort Riley the Podcast brings you tips on being prepared for severe winter weather, especially when traveling.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 130 Native American Heritage Month

      This episode we bring you two civilian employees who are members of the Navajo Nation. They talk about their culture and their life as Navajos who work for the Army.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 129 Veterans Day

      In honor of Veterans Day, this episode brings you excerpts from interviews with two 1st Infantry Division Soldiers who served during World War II. To hear more stories about those who have served before us, visit the Library of Congress Veterans History Project.


    • Fort RIley Podcast - Episode 128 Volunteering at Fort Riley

      This episode talks about how to volunteer and what some of the rewards of Fort Riley’s
      volunteer program are for those who sign up. Volunteers gain experience while lending skills to the community.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 127 Upcoming Halloween Activities

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 127 Upcoming Halloween Activities


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 126 Cybersecurity Tips

      October is Cyber Security Awareness Month and this episode of Fort Riley The Podcast is all about keeping you and your family safe in the cyber realm. Listen is as the head of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency reveals some tips for personal safety in the digital world.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 125 SHARP Overview

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 125 SHARP Overview


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 125 SHARP Overview

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 125 SHARP Overview


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 124 Fire Prevention Week

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 124 Fire Prevention Week


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 123 Energy Action Awareness Month

      October is Energy Action Awareness Month. Check out some tips on saving energy and learn why energy conservation is important to the Army mission.


    • Fort riley Podcast - Episode 122 Soldier Path to Citizenship

      Sept. 17th was citizenship day for several Fort Riley Soldiers. Listen in on a ceremony and a specialists from the Staff Judge
      Advocate office on the path to U.S.
      citizenship for Soldiers.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 120 Intergovernmental support agreements

      Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 120 Intergovernmental support agreements


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 119 Labor Day

      This episode looks at a bit of the history behind Labor Day and includes a safety message from the USAG Fort Riley command sergeant major.


    • Fort RIley Podcast - Episode 118 Volunteering on Fort Riley

      This week Fort Riley the Podcast covers the volunteer program on Fort Riley. Learn how to volunteer and how those hours can benefit your career as a Soldier or a civilian.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 117 School Liaison programs for Fort Riley Children

      This week Fort Riley the Podcast covers the programs available to help students in transition when it comes to school and Child and Youth Services resources.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode #116 Motorcycle Safety

      This episode we offer safety tips and how Soldiers can get free motorcycle lessons.


    • Fort Riley Podcast

      Episode 115 - August is Anti-terrorism Awareness Month


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 114 Brigadier General Niave Knell talks about Army Careers

      BG Knell talks about her experience serving in the U.S. Army, and the opportunities available to those who want to serve.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 113 Army Community Service Birthday

      Army Community Service turns 57 July 25, 2022. Find out how we celebrate that at Fort Riley during this episode of Fort Riley the Podcast.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 112 Introducing Col. Michael J. Foote, new Garrison Commander

      Fort Riley the Podcast - episode 112

      We sit down with our new Garrison Commander Col. Michael J. Foote


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 111 Summer Heat

      This week in the podcast, we talk to the Garrison Safety Office staff and touch on the importance of planning for summer heat.


    • Fort RIley Podcast - Episode 110 finding the artifacts of Fort Riley

      A storm rages, a tree falls and below the tree shards of the past are unearthed. Listen to this episode to find out what those bits of history can tell us about Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 109 Dental Assistance Program

      The American Red Cross Dental Assistance Program at Fort Riley has openings for students this year. Listen to find out how to apply.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 104 Ticks, Fleas and Ivy Oh My!

      As the weather warms up, Fort Riley's recreational opportunities abound. This episode talks about basic precautions so that you can enjoy the great outdoors in spite of insects that bite.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 103 Vacation Bible School

      In this episode, we visit with Chaplain Weinrich about Vacation Bible School.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 102 Fort Riley Post Library Summer Reading Program

      On this episode, we spoke with Rebecca Basil, Project Manager at the Fort Riley Post Library, about the upcoming Summer Reading Program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 101

      This episode we highlight the importance of including your family pet in your emergency preparedness planning. Listen in to get tips on what to include in your pet emergency kit.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 100 Military Police Outreach

      This episode we highlight the outreach efforts of Fort Riley’s Military Police. Learn more about the services they offer through this outreach by listening to this episode.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 99 Autism Awareness

      This episode we highlight April as National Autism Awareness Month. Two moms share their story of resources and the network at Fort Riley that helped them navigate parenting a child with autism.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 98 ICE Comments

      Our expert talks about the ICE comment system, and how it makes an impact on operations and services.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 97 Ms. McCullough visits Fort Riley

      Ms. Brenda Lee McCullough, director, U.S. Army Installation Management Command Directorate-Readiness, visited Fort Riley and saw the storm damage repair that was underway, some new mission sets that are in the works and interacted with civilian employees to work through challenges and give encouragement and mentor leaders at several levels.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 96 Maj Gen Omar Jones at Fort Riley

      The Deputy Commanding General for Installation Management Command made his first installation visit in his new role. He chose to visit Fort Riley on that first visit. Listen in to what he found as he met the civilians who keep the installation running.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 95

      This episode highlights the Mass Transportation Benefit Program available to those employees who want to form a van pool. The Department of Transportation will subsidize up to $280 dollars per participant based on distance and actual cost of the commute.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 93 Army Community Service Hearts Apart Program

      Deployments and reunions carry a ton of stress with them. This episode we bring you information on how to keep relationships strong through the challenges of separation.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 103 Relocations and the PCS Summit

      Relocating to a new home is chaos sometimes. Helping cut through the flurry of information is the Fort Riley Relocation Office staff. Also, a PCS summit is coming to the installation March 10.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 92 Help with school transitions

      Moving is always a challenge, but moving in the middle of the school year is tough on families and students. The Fort Riley School Liaison is a great resource to keep the transition smooth and to ensure Army families get the education they need to reach their future career dreams.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 91 Hobby Studio

      Listen in on the cool stuff available to you and your family at the Fort Riley Hobby Studio.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 90 Get Outside

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    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 89 Army Community Service Overview

      Learn about the offerings available at Fort Riley's Army Community Service. Everything from financial to family resources can be found through your ACS.


    • Fort RIley Podcast - Episode 88 Operational Security for Families

      This episode gives advice for ways family members can safeguard operational security while still bragging about their Soldier.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 87 Exceptional Family Member Program

      In keeping with our Big Red One Year of the Family, this episode is dedicated to the support available through the Exceptional Family Member Program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 86 What's in your car's emergency kit?

      The weather outside could be frightful and preparedness may not make it delightful, but it can make it bearable. So, what’s in your car’s emergency kit for winter travel? Learn some tips during this podcast episode.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 83 3D Month

      This week's episode focuses on 3D Month. Eric Fleuter from Fort Riley's Army Substance Abuse Program provides tips on how to enjoy the holiday season safely.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 82 Holiday Events

      A review of the holiday-themed events and attractions in and around Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 81 Navajo Code talkers

      This week we honor the Navajo code talkers. At one time there were about 411 Navajo serving during WWII. Today only 4 still live.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 80 Child and Youth Service

      In honor of Military Family Appreciation Month, this episode brings you an overview of the services available to military families. From childcare to a liaison to assist with the challenges of transferring to a new school, CYS has resources to smooth the process.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 79 Military Family Month

      On this week's episode, we sit down for a candid conversation with a 1st Infantry Division and Fort Riley family.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 78 Veterans Day 2021

      This episode focuses on Veterans Day from the view of Veterans at Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 77 Disability Employment Awareness Month

      This week on Fort Riley the Podcast, Equal Employment Opportunity fellow Shalita Oliver talks about Disability Employment Awareness Month.


    • Fort Riley Podcast

      This week’s Fort Riley the Podcast we address the issue of domestic abuse. Hear the story from a survivor of domestic violence and the advocates who helped her escape and begin rebuilding her life.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 75 Army Ten Miler

      The Fort Riley leg of the 37th annual Army Ten Miler took place Oct. 10, 2021. We hear from runners on what motivates them and the impact the annual race has on Operation Victory Wellness.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Energy Awareness Month

      This week's episode focuses on energy savings tips you can use at home and in the office.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 73 Wiping out Wipes

      Public works explains the toll wipes are having on the sanitation system.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 72 Master Resiliency Training

      In this week's episode, Tina from Army Community Service discusses the ins and outs of master resiliency training.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 71 Fall Apple Day Festival Pie Queen

      This week on Fort Riley the Podcast, Pie Queen Amanda Stewart discusses her role at the annual Fall Apple Day Festival and the Historical and Archaeological Society of Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 70 Cheryl Greathouse on CYS

      Cheryl Greathouse talks to us about the Fort Riley Child and Youth Services program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 70 Equal Employment Opportunity

      EEO officers Kathy Bellinder and Therese Ayers talk about the EEO program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 68 2021 Bow Slinger 3D Archery Tournament

      We shoot for the stars through difficulty with our third annual Bow Slinger 3D Archery Tournament.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 67 ACS Financial Services

      Mr. Depusoir gives us some insight into the Financial Services ACS offers to the community.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 66 First Territorial Capitol

      This week, we explore the history of the First Territorial Capitol State Historical Site located on Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 65 Antiterrorism Awareness Month

      This week's episode focuses on the Army Antiterrorism Program. The Fort Riley Antiterrorism Officer explains how all members of the community can help prevent terrorist attacks.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 64 Fort RIley Games

      This episode issues a challenge - join the Fort Riley Games! The event is open for everyone and there is a sport for almost every ability.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 63 2021 Full Scale Exercise

      The Installation Management Command inspection team evaluated Fort Riley emergency responders and team members during a full-scale exercise July. 21. Find out why these exercises are important for our staff. .


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 62 Lost and Found

      This episode highlights the process for anyone who finds or losses an item on Fort Riley. Learn how and where to turn it in and where to go to be reunited with your belongings.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 61 Moving Resources

      This episode looks at the reality of moving stress and the resources available at Fort Riley to help with that.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 60 Fireworks

      Episode 60 talks fireworks rules on post, safety tips for using them in approved communities and places to go to watch the pros light up the sky.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 59 Change of Command

      Several leadership changes across the installation lead us to look at the elements of the formal ceremony and what they signify.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 58 Fort Riley Cavalry History

      The Army celebrated its 246th birthday this week and Fort Riley is reflecting on its stored history. Dr. Bob Smith, Curator of the Fort Riley Museum Complex, shares the impact of the U.S. Cavalry at Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 57 Army National Hiring Days

      We talk with Fort Riley DPTMS Director Steve Cruisenberry about his time and service in the Army.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 56 Child and Youth Services

      This week's episode discusses the role and services of Child and Youth Services at Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 55 Summer School

      The 2020-21 school year for the Fort Riley schools included in USD 475 is over. But that doesn't mean learning and fun is at an end. Dr. Reginald Eggleston, Superintendent of Geary County Schools USD 475, visited with us about the learning opportunities available through a summer school program designed more like a camp experience.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 54 Chief, the last cavalry mount

      Chief, the last cavalry mount on the rolls of the US Army passed away in May 1968. On this week's episode, Dr. Bob Smith of the Fort Riley Museum Complex tells us about Chief's life and legacy at Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 53 snakes and Lizards

      Join us as we go out in the field and search for snakes an lizards on Fort Riley. More importantly, find out why.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 52 Soldiers become citizens

      This week on Fort Riley the Podcast we celebrate citizenship with about 16 Fort Riley Soldiers who participated in a naturalization ceremony April 28 in Kansas City.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 51 Volunteer Appreciation Week

      It's Volunteer Appreciation Week and Fort Riley is recognizing our selfless, dedicated volunteers across the installation. Volunteers explain why they step up to donate their time and what makes it so rewarding. Jane Brookshire, Army Community Service's Volunteer Coordinator, discusses this year's Volunteer Appreciation events and gifts, including... a free car!


    • Fort Riley Podcast Episode 50 Earth Day - Eagles and Reptiles and Fire, Oh My!

      This episode celebrates Earth Day! We hear from experts on the animals living on post and how beneficial the prescribed burns are to our surrounding tallgrass prairie.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 49 Gone Fishing

      In this episode, we discuss fishing on post and the annual Moon Lake Fishing Derby.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 50 Holocaust Days of Remembrace

      In this episode we bring you the story of lasting impact on an Army family who survived the Holocaust and what it means to them today.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 48 Holocaust Days of Remembrance

      In this episode we bring you the story of lasting impact on an Army family who survived the Holocaust and what it means to them today.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 47 Month of the Military Child

      Check out what fort Riley is doing for military children this month and our special guest, 6-year-old Annabell, will tell you the scoop on being a military child.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 46 The Lending Closet

      This week the Fort Riley Podcast explores a resource free to Soldiers and families. Just get your new place and your stuff hasn't arrived? The Army Community Service Lending Closet can help.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 45 Women's History

      This week learn a little about how the women who have come before paved the way for women of today.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 44 1st Replacement Company

      This week we check out what to expect when you are expected to arrive at Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 43 Severe Spring Weather Awareness

      Learn where to find resources to prepare you and your family for any weather emergency.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 42 Shalita Oliver Black History Month

      Shalita Oliver, with the Fort Riley EEO office, shares her thoughts on Black History Month.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 41 Big Red One Year of Honor

      This week we bring you the reason for the Big Red One Year of Honor straight from the commanding General. Find out how the 37 Medal of Honor Recipients will be honored in the next year and how they can inspire Soldiers today.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 40 Recycling

      This week we learn what drives the Fort Riley Recycle Program, how the staff has kept it going through COVID-19 and how you can get your recycling needs taken care of.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 39 Tax Center

      This week's episode of the Fort Riley Podcast is all about the Fort Riley Tax Center. Learn how you can maximize your return because there is no filing fee held back.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 38 SHARP Overview

      A brief overview of the Fort Riley SHARP program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 37 Hobby Shop

      Jillian French tells us about the Fort Riley Hobby Shop.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 36 Victory Wellness and R2 Performance Center

      This week we look at how the Fort Riley R2 Performance center can enhance Victory Wellness time for any unit or office on the installation.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 35 Covid Vaccination

      This week we take you to the floor of the COVID-19 Vaccination line to hear from Fort Riley's Irwin Army Community Hospital personnel about why it is important for them to get the immunization and how the vaccine vials are prepared.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 34 Help for Sexual Assault Victims

      This week we talk to Barb Garber and Maria Girolamo. One coordinates resources for victims and one is a past victim of Military Sexual Trauma. Each brings a perspective to why reaching out is so important.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 33 GROW with Workforce Development

      This week's episode talks about the new employee onboarding process and how it follows the first two years of a civilian employee's career.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 31 Light Up Fort Riley

      This week in the Fort Riley Podcast: The biggest thing this holiday season is the light displays on Fort Riley. In fact, there’s a competition to see who can Light Up Fort Riley the brightest


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 30 iSportsman and Conservation

      Fort Riley supervisory biologist, Derek Moon, talks about his love for conservation and the iSportsman program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast Episode 29: COVID and Flu

      Fort Riley Public Health gives sage advice on COVID and Flu precautions during the cold and flu season.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 28 Fort Riley's New Library

      This week the Fort Riley Podcast pays tribute to all who have served in the military. We thank you for your service in honor of Veterans Day.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 27 Fort Riley's New Library

      This week we talk about the Combined Federal Campaign and how to participate.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 26 Fort Riley's New Library

      This week we bring you information on the library transition and what to expect as the new, larger facility comes on line.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 24 IACH Genesis

      Colonel Arroyo and CSM Dills give us some insight into a new system at Irwin Army Community Hospital


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 25 Energy Action Month

      Energy Action Month


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 23 Barracks Work Orders

      A Fort Riley subject matter expert walks us through the process of creating a work order for the barracks.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 22 USO Fort Riley

      Fort Riley USO center director, Mark Claussen, gives us a look inside his operation in advance of the upcoming Fort Riley Fall Apple Day Festival.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 19: Voting

      1st Infantry Division CW4 Delgado gives us the steps to make your vote count.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 18: U.S. Cavalry Museum Renovations

      Dr. Robert Smith, Fort Riley Museum Director, takes us through some of the renovations being finished up at the U.S. Cavalry Museum on Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 17

      This week we talk about school in the COVID environment and how to navigate the restrictions and the possibilities.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 16: School Openings and Advice

      Fort Riley School Liaison, Sandy Johnson, gives us some helpful tips and tricks to ease our way into the new school year.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 15: Fort Riley R2 Performance Program

      We talk to an R2 program facilitator about the program, and how Soldiers, families and Department of the Army civilians can benefit from participating.


    • Fort Riley Podcast

      Episode 14 brings you details on how to apply for a Directorate of Family Morale, Welfare and Recreation job at Fort Riley. We are hiring!


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 13: Garrison Commander Col. McKannay, AER with LTG. Raymond Mason

      The new Fort Riley Garrison Commander gives us a look at his background, and the way ahead for Fort Riley. LTG-Ret Mason talks AER Campaign, and why it's important for soldiers to donate.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 12: EFMP -ACS Series

      We sit down with EFMP, and discuss their program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 11: ACS Lending Closet

      Colleen Dauphine from Fort Riley Army Community Services talks about their lending closet program.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 10: Fort Riley Housing Project Update

      Two housing experts describe one of the programs that is part of the ongoing process to improve housing areas on Fort Riley.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 9: Riley's Community Center Reopening

      Riley's Community Center representative, Taylor Ferrarin, gives us an overview of Riley's Community Center operations during the current pandemic conditions.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 8: Mosquitos and Alligators, Oh My!

      Fort Riley Installation Pest Control Coordinator, Jerold Sphohn, talks about the upcoming threat caused by mosquitos. Afterwards, Spohn talks about the recent Alligator situation in nearby Manhattan.


    • Fort Riley Podcast - Episode 7: The Hobby Studio Experience

      Fort Riley Hobby Studio manager, Nancy Wesley-Moore, talks to us about the programs and benefits of the studio.


    • Fort Riley Podcast Episode 4: ASAP

      We sit down with our ASAP expert to discuss ways to mitigate stress in our lives during these difficult times.


    • Fort Riley Podcast Episode 3: Severe Weather

      We visit with an expert on severe weather in Kansas


    • Fort Riley Podcast Episode 2: Resilience

      Chaplain (Cpt.) Paul Shin gives some pointers on resilience during COVID-19 operations.


    • Fort Riley Podcast Episode 1 Distance Learning and Brown Recluse

      We visit with an expert concerning online learning, and coping skills for parents. A recent rash of brown recluse sightings spurred a visit with our last expert on the podcast.


    • Fort riley Podcast - Episode 178 National American Indian Heritage Month

      Native Americans have made significant contributions to national Defense. November is dedicated as National American Indian Heritage Month.