Army AL&T News

Army AL&T News is the premier online news source for the U.S. Army Acquisition, Logistics and Technology Army Acquisition Workforce. Its blog format enables active engagement to share articles via social media. Updated information and articles are available on Access AL&T daily. Subscribe to Access news feed and have articles on Army AL&T news and career information sent directly to your e-mail.

  • 2011 MarCom Awards Honorable Mention in the External Newsletter/Government category

Army AL&T Magazine

Army AL&T magazine is USAASC’s quarterly professional journal, comprising in-depth, analytically focused articles. The magazine’s mission is to instruct members of the Army AL&T community about AL&T processes, procedures, techniques and management philosophy; it is also to disseminate information pertinent to the professional development of workforce members and others engaged in AL&T activities. The magazine is available in hard copy, online and as an app for iOS and Android devices (see below). Subscribe to the magazine to be added to the mailing list.

Issue Author Deadline Theme
July – September 2015 May 1 Requirements

  • Show acquisition partnerships and how requirements are integrated.
  • Best practices for requirements development from centers of excellence and program executive offices.
  • Game-changers – Innovation from the industrial base.
October – December 2015 July 15 Innovative Approaches to Acquisition

  • Force of the Future Initiative—How does Army acquisition develop the skills, expertise and innovative leadership to support the Force of the Future?
  • Army patents—intellectual property developed organically. Can the workforce’s entrepreneurial spirit be unleashed?
  • Special section: Foreign Military Sales and the Army Security Assistance Enterprise.
January – March 2016 October 15 Cybersecurity – Homeland defense

  • ARCYBER plans and priorities.
  • Cyber-specific acquisition challenges.
  • Guard and Reserve’s unique support roles.
April – June 2016 January 15 Contracting

  • HCA update.
  • Business intelligence needs and requirements.
  • PEO STRI and ACC MOA.
July – September 2016 March 15 Workforce

  • Acquisition workforce esprit de corps.
  • Cultivating a professional acquisition workforce.
  • Workforce and acquisition reform.

Army AL&T Editorial Advisory Board will approve additional future themes at its next meeting.

Go to Army AL&T Submissions for information on how to submit articles, advertisements and art.

Writers Guidelines (updated April 21, 2015)

  • 2011 MarCom Platinum Award in the Magazine/Government category
  • 2011 MarCom Gold Award in the Design (Print)/Magazine Cover category
  • 2012 Bronze Anvil Award from the Public Relations Society of America
  • 2012 APEX Award for Publication Excellence
  • 2012 The Major General Keith L. Ware Public Affairs Awards, Best Magazine
  • 2012 The Major General Keith L. Ware Public Affairs Awards, Best News Feature Article (Civilian)
  • 2013 Secretary of the Army Awards, Editor of the Year
  • 2014 MarCom Platinum Award in the Magazine/Government category
  • 2014 MarCom Platinum Award for E-Magazine
  • 2014 MG Keith L. Ware Public Affairs Competition, Digital Publication

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Army AL&T Magazine Archives

Army AL&T magazine is USAASC’s quarterly professional journal, with in-depth, analytically focused articles. The magazine’s mission is to instruct members of the Army AL&T community relative to AL&T processes, procedures, techniques, and management philosophy and to disseminate other information pertinent to the professional development of workforce members and others engaged in AL&T activities. The magazine is available both in hard copy and on the USAASC website.

Both Access AL&T and Army AL&T magazine support the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology.

DACM Newsletter

The new DACM Newsletter provides pertinent and timely career development information to the Army Acquisition Workforce; alerting the workforce of new offerings, changes, and opportunities in a one-stop document.