News Stories

Oct. 20, 2015

Docking at DINFOS: Love for teaching keeps former sailor in classroom

On July 27, Petty Officer 1st Class Matthew D. Leistikow separated from the Navy, knowing a list of sailors selected for chief petty officer would be released two weeks later and he could very well be

Oct. 15, 2015

Pakistani officers build bonds in hospital, learn together at DINFOS

Muhammad Ali was briefing his troops before they began their push up a mountainside to destroy a Taliban stronghold. It was 4 a.m. on Aug. 22, 2004, when Ali, then a lieutenant and a platoon commander

Oct. 15, 2015

Warrior of the Quarter provides leadership, motivation every day

To students in the Basic Television Electronics Maintenance Course at the Defense Information School on Fort Meade, Army Staff Sgt. Esteban Sanchez Jr. is an instructor who provides leadership and

Oct. 9, 2015

DINFOS runners out from behind the camera

A morning dew sprinkles the blades of grass covering the parade field. You can hear the soft honk and squeak of geese grazing in the distance. A soft pitter-patter on the track can also be heard. The

Aug. 13, 2015

International Military Students at DINFOS

The Defense Information School at Fort Meade is known around the world for its excellence in public affairs training and visual information. The school has played a critical role in the education and

Aug. 13, 2015

Responding to crisis

In a time when it seems every little thing isn’t going to be alright, public affairs professionals act as beacons for stability and hope, ready to outrun outrage and put rumors to rest whenever they

July 27, 2015

DINFOS inducts two Marines into Hall of Heroes

The Defense Information School inducted two fallen Marines into the Hall of Heroes at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland, July 27, 2015.Cpl. Sara Medina, 23, and Lance Cpl. Jacob Hug, 22, were both combat

May 18, 2015

DINFOS expansion project slated for completion in January

An over 80,000-square-foot expansion project at the Defense Information School here is now slated to be completed in January 2016, said Mikel Griffith, the director of logistics at DINFOS.Griffith