Military Affairs: Press Materials

Feature Stories

In their own voice: Finding her fit
May 4, 2016

With new Army base locations, MSSA continues to create opportunities
Feb. 11, 2016

Service members are a key resource to fill the STEM skills gap
Jan. 21, 2016

Opening doors for service members and the tech industry
Nov. 3, 2015

Oorah! Cortez leads the charge to reskill veterans for jobs in tech
Aug. 10, 2015

Microsoft teams with the US Chamber of Commerce in Transition Summits for military personnel
July 9, 2015

Leaving the Army for an IT career means learning both technical skills and a new culture
May 11, 2015

Microsoft joins Michelle Obama for Joining Forces anniversary celebration
April 23, 2015

MSSA mentorship and training equip service members for move to civilian life
Feb. 12, 2015

Chris Cortez: Taking charge

From military life to tech careers: MSSA helps service members transition to civilian work
Dec. 17, 2014

Microsoft expands program to offer transitioning service members training for tech jobs
July 28, 2014

Microsoft announces plan to train veterans for tech jobs
Nov. 4, 2013

Video Stories

VA Secretary trying to keep Hawaii vets from being homeless
Hawaii News Now

From the battlefield to the workforce
CBS News

Microsoft Software and Systems Academy

Press Releases

Microsoft Military Affairs expands on-base IT training program to new U.S. locations
Nov. 3, 2015

Microsoft joins Team Red, White and Blue to kick off annual cross-country flag relay in support of our nation’s veteran heroes
June 29, 2015

Microsoft expands program to offer transitioning service members training for tech jobs
July 28, 2014

Microsoft announces plan to train veterans for tech jobs
Nov. 4, 2013

In the News

Soldiers gear up for new job opportunities with Microsoft
Ray Howze, The Leaf-Chronicle
April 26, 2016

Microsoft Academy Helps Service Members In Civilian Transition
Jonquil Newland, WTVF CBS 5 (Nashville)
April 26, 2016

Microsoft Expanding Technology Training Programs to Five Army Posts
Richard Sisk,
Feb. 29, 2016

Why 2016 Is the Year for Veterans in the Workplace
Justin Constantine, IndustryWeek
Feb. 19, 2016

Microsoft Caters IT Skills Training for Soldiers’ Career Transition
Angel Healy, GovConWire
Feb. 16, 2016

Chris Cortez: Microsoft Program Trains Soldiers in Cloud IT, Business Intell
Mary-Louise Hoffman, ExecutiveBiz
Feb. 12, 2016

Five New Bases Are Being Added to Microsoft’s Career Transition Program
Staff Reporter, Top Brand News
Feb. 12, 2016

Microsoft Announces expansion of its Software and Systems Academy to help veterans
Mehedi Hassan, Microsoft-News
Feb. 12, 2016

Microsoft expands IT training program to 5 Army posts
Charlsy Panzino, Military Times
Feb. 11, 2016

Microsoft adds more military bases to Software and Systems Academy program
Dave Shanahan, WinBeta
Feb. 11, 2016

Microsoft Launches Vet-Friendly IT Training Program
Staff Reporter, Military Times
Dec. 30, 2015

Microsoft – High Tech Training for Veterans
Deborah Horne, KIRO
Dec. 24, 2015

Microsoft helps veterans land tech jobs, expands training program
Michelle Flandreau, KING 5
Dec. 21, 2015

Microsoft Software and Systems Academy giving veterans positions in the private sector
Drew Mikkelsen, KTAL-TV
Nov. 18, 2015

Microsoft Expands Veteran Program
Chloe Bagley, WTVA
Nov. 17, 2015

Open Lab provides free IT certification exams for veterans
Randy Woods, Seattle Times
Nov. 10, 2015

Microsoft is expanding the number of locations for training veterans in the US
Rich Edmonds, Windows Central
Nov. 4, 2015

Microsoft Military Affairs to expand IT training program
Ryan Maass, United Press International
Nov. 4, 2015

How Microsoft Is Helping Veterans Land Tech Jobs
Anne Fisher, Fortune Online
Nov. 11, 2015

Helping Heroes: Microsoft Program Helps Transitioning Service Members
Victoria Craig, FoxBusiness
Nov. 11, 2015

JBLM troops leaving service get help with their next mission: jobs
Hal Bernton, Seattle Times
Nov. 10, 2015

Coding Boot Camps Go After Veterans To Take Silicon Valley’s Vacant Tech Jobs
Salvador Rodriguez, International Business Times
Nov. 8, 2015

Microsoft expands program to train military veterans for software and systems careers
Kip Kniskern, WinBeta
Nov. 6, 2015

Voices: Tech titans should value military service
Jim Michaels, USA Today
Oct. 25, 2015

Transition Summit Helps Hawaii Troops Find Jobs
Molly Solomon, Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2
July 9, 2015

Keeping faith with America’s veterans
Dan Verton, FedScoop
May 13, 2015