Training and Education Command


Training and Education Command

United States Marine Corps

Quantico, VA
Unit News

May, 2007

Gen. receives honorary doctorate for leadership and humanitarian service May 13, 2007 — Brigadier Gen. Paul E. Lefebvre, commanding general of the Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island and Eastern Recruiting Region, received an honorary doctoral degree in Humanics Sunday during Springfield College's 121st commencement ceremonies held at the MassMutual Center here.  The honorary degree of humanics has been bestowed annually MORE
Parris Island Marines volunteer for individual augmentation May 11, 2007 — "I was asked if I wanted to go to Iraq, and I volunteered for it."  That is how Cpl. Andrew Fusco, postal clerk, Parris Island, Post Office, found himself serving overseas while still attached to Parris Island. Fusco, who returned to the Depot in March, was one of four Marines who recently returned from overseas after being an individual MORE
Parris Island Band participates in Kentucky Derby's parade, concerts May 6, 2007 — The Parris Island Marine Band visited Louisville, Ky., to take part in different events leading up to the 133rd Kentucky Derby April 31 to May 6. "This was the first time that the Parris Island band had an opportunity to participate in events that had anything to do with the Derby," said Staff Sgt. James M. Stanley, musician placement director, MORE
Marine Band wows Dupont Manuel students May 3, 2007 — On any given Wednesday afternoon it is not uncommon to hear sonorous chords, flowing melodies and complex rhythms emanating from the band hall of the Performing Arts School of Dupont Manuel High School.  Tuesday, however, the notes were not those of the school's students.  Instead, the music came from instrumentalists clad in the Dress Blue uniform MORE

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