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Category: People
  • May

    'I had to be true to myself'

    "When I said no and that I was going to college, it broke her heart,” says Gentilcore. “She thought that I was always going to take over the family business.” Gentilcore left for college anyway. For her, the choice wasn’t about what others expected. It was about finding happiness.
  • Building dams and, we hope, public trust

    I take pride in knowing my organization, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Portland District, has played an important role in the story of how our country taps into our water resources like the Willamette River. On April 17, the district celebrated 150 years of serving Oregon and southwestern Washington.    
  • Aquatic Botany journal features Walla Walla biologist

    U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center Environmental Laboratory Research Biologist Dr. Nathan Harms co-authored a journal article as one of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Walla Walla District Wildlife Biologist Damien Walter’s 2019 ERDC University mentors.
  • December

    Kansas City District celebrates ribbon cutting at Gasconade River Office and presents awards

    Col. Bill Hannan, commander of the Kansas City District, presided over a ribbon cutting for a new work facility and presented awards at our Gasconade River Office location, near Hermann, Mo. and later presented awards at our Missouri River Area Office in Napoleon, Mo., Dec. 1.
  • November

    In Harm’s Way: Kyle Anderson goes above and beyond

    Kyle Anderson, an electrician at Lookout Point Dam is also a volunteer firefighter who was called into action when the Holiday Farm Wild Fire threatened his his hometown of Pleasant Hill, Oregon.
  • October

    Just Another Day in Paradise

    Meet Jim Day. Based on his career history we think he may have been a fish in a previous life.