Awards and Recognition

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Dr. Robert Sottilare presented with NTSA Governor’s Award

By Michelle Milliner, Public Affairs Specialist, ARL-HRED

Team-Orland0-SOTTILARE-ARMY-STTC-wDr. Robert A. Sottilare, U.S. Army Research Laboratory-Human Research and Engineering Directorate, was recognized for his lifetime of contribution to the fields of modeling and simulation technology, and training research by the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA). For over […]

December 13th, 2015|Awards and Recognition|

ADL recognized for top 2 tutorials at I/ITSEC

By Leslie Spotswood, ADL Initiative

ADL's Dr. Sae Schatz is seen here giving her tutorial, " “Elevate Your Instruction: Practical Tactics to Maximize Military Learning." She won best tutorial this year. ADL’s Sae Schatz is seen here giving her tutorial, ” “Elevate Your Instruction: Practical Tactics to Maximize […]

December 13th, 2015|Awards and Recognition, Education and Training|

OCPS recognizes Sara Au

Team Orlando supporter -Sara-Au-w Congratulating Sara Au on her recognition for the2015 Adele Graham Award are (left to right) Bill Sublette, Chairman; Au; Barbara Jenkins, Superintendent; and Pam Carson, Senior Manager of Community Resources.

One of Team Orlando’s biggest advocates, particularly in the areas of STEM and Serious […]

November 23rd, 2015|Awards and Recognition|

Drum roll please for the 2015 SGS&C finalists

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

Team-Orlando-SGS&C-serious-games-wAfter months and months of preparation, and three days of playing, evaluating and sorting game submissions from all across the world, the 2015 Serious Games Showcase & Challenge finalists have been selected and will be a part of this year’s Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation […]

October 14th, 2015|Awards and Recognition, Serious Gaming|

ADL’s Schatz recognized for work

Courtesy of ADL

ADL's Dr. Sae Schatz is recognized by ADL’s Dr. Sae Schatz is recognized by Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, Brad R. Carson.

Congratulations to Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative’s Director, Dr. Sae Schatz, who was named as September Employee of […]

October 14th, 2015|Awards and Recognition|

50 years in Orlando: Pete Engel here every step of the way

Submitted by NAWCTSD PAO Office

Team-Orlando-NAWCTSD-Capt-Naylor-Pete-Engel-50-years Following a flag-raising ceremony, NAWCTSD Commanding Officer, Capt. Wes Naylor presents Peter Engel with a certificate stating the United States Flag was flown over the de Florez Complex in honor of his 50 years of career service.

It’s been 50 years since […]

September 13th, 2015|Awards and Recognition, General News|

NAWCTSD number 5 for best place to work

Courtesy of NAWCTSD Public Affairs

Team-Orlando-NAWCTSD-Top-100-workplace-wThe Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) received honors from the Orlando Sentinel as number five on its annual list of Top 100 Companies for Working Families. This is the ninth year in a row the command received Top 100 […]

August 19th, 2015|Awards and Recognition|

Human Research and Engineering Directorate welcomes Col. Harry Buhl

By Michelle Milliner, ARL Public Affairs

Team Orlando members gathered to welcome incoming Army Research Laboratory Human Research and Engineering Directorate (HRED) deputy director Col. Harold A. Buhl, Jr. on July 8. Buhl comes to HRED from the Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training, and Instrumentation where he led for three years as the Project […]

July 22nd, 2015|Awards and Recognition, Events|

Celebrating Ten Years of Serious Games Showcase & Challenge: Adaptation an important piece of SGS&C 2011

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

For Serious Games Showcase & Challenge, the year 2011 was a year for adaptation. Specifically, it was centered around mobile platforms and the introduction of its own award category, and the first year for the special themed category, “Adaptive Force.”

With mobile use continuing to grow at that time, and the expansion […]

July 22nd, 2015|Awards and Recognition, Serious Gaming|

ARL-HRED STTC says farewell to Col. Laase

By Michelle Milliner, ARL Public Affairs

LaaseRetirementCert-300X Dr. Thomas P. Russell, ARL director, presents Col. Gary Laase with his retirement certificate after serving the Army for more than 30 years.

ARL director, Dr. Thomas P. Russell, was in Orlando on July 8 to retire Col. Gary L. Lasse, […]

July 22nd, 2015|Awards and Recognition|