Happy Holidays, Marine! Make Sure Your Gifts Arrive on Time

The holiday season is here, which means it’s time to start thinking about sending gifts to your loved ones who may be stationed away from home or overseas.

Celebrating Veterans Day: What It Means to Us

Every 11 November, the nation comes together to remember and honor the service and sacrifices of our Veterans. Veteran’s Day means many things to many people. The staff of the Marine For Life Network, many of them Veterans themselves, reflects on what Veteran’s Day means to them.

Happy Birthday, Marine!

The Birthday Ball is a celebration of Marine Corps’ history and traditions.  It gives us a look at the Corps’ past, present and future.  On 10 November Marines throughout the world celebrate the birth of their Corps.

How Tootsie Rolls Accidentally Saved Marines During War

Have you ever wondered why Tootsie Rolls hold significance with the Marine Corps?

Keeping Your Information Safe: How to Make the Perfect Password

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Believe it or not, the internet touches almost all aspects of your daily life, so it’s important to stay aware of your online presence. To help increase your online safety, check out some of these tips from the Department of Homeland Security on how to create a stronger and better password.

Establishing Consent: What Does it Mean?

This month, SAPR released a set of comic strips addressing different aspects of consent (featured below the article). Check out these talking points to learn more about consent and why Marines and the general public needs to be aware of its tenets.

5 Things the FRO Needs You to Know: October 2017

Check out what the FRO want you to know in October.

Single Marine Program: Why is it So Great?

The SMP is a core program in the Marine Corps, but why is it so great? We asked two SMP leaders their thoughts.

The Rich History of the Marine Corps Marathon

This year marks the 42nd Marine Corps Marathon (MCM), which will occur on October 22, in Arlington, Va. The MCM is one of the largest marathons in the US, and stands as the largest marathon in the world that doesn’t offer prize money, earning it the moniker, “The People’s Marathon.” Check out some of the key points in the history of one of the Corps’ most exciting Fall events.

Mythbusters: Quitting Smoking

Quitting smoking is no easy thing. Fears and misconceptions about quitting smoking can make things even more difficult. Luckily, many of these fears are untrue — or at the least, exaggerated.

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