Hooah!

  • HOOAH!: Erased

    by - Nov 17, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu My ears are ringing so loudly they hurt. I’m not sure what happened; we were all here one moment, then suddenly I felt myself flying through the air. I can not see anyone...
  • HOOAH!: Veterans Day and How To Say Thanks

    by - Nov 10, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu Another year has past and we are looking at another Veterans Day holiday, or what I like to call “Survivors Day.” Anyone who knows me understands that I struggle with this day, but...
  • HOOAH!: Demons

    by - Nov 3, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu It’s been almost four years since I retired from the Army. It doesn’t feel like it has been that long, thanks to being in school full time. However, I am reminded everyday of...
  • HOOAH!: “Me Too”

    by - Oct 27, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu I am sure most of us saw on social media this past week the numerous posts that women uploaded saying, “Me too.” This was a mini movement where women who have been assaulted...
  • HOOAH!: Successful Veterans

    by - Oct 20, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu We always hear about the negative things in life more than we hear about the positive. I guess it is human nature to be that way. Maybe that is why we are drawn...
  • HOOAH!: Heartbreak

    by - Oct 13, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu     My heart aches, as I’m sure all of yours do as well, over the recent mass shooting that occurred in Las Vegas. I pray for the all families affected by this senseless act,...
  • Hooah!: 9/11

    by - Sep 29, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu As we all know, the anniversary of the worst terrorist attack was only a few weeks ago. That day means a lot of different things to people; some of you watched it unfold...
  • Hooah!: Feminism Part Two

    by - Apr 7, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu Because feminism is such a heated topic, it will take two articles to get through everything I want to make a point about. Last week I talked about allowing women into combat arms,...
  • HooAh!: It’s okay to be a Feminist

    by - Mar 31, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu Okay, I know what you’re all thinking. The word feminist is a scary word. That word has a reputation of being over the top, man-hating, and manly-woman related. After the recent election, the...
  • Hooah!: Hospitality

    by - Feb 3, 2017
    Chad Graden cgraden@css.edu It seems hard these days to really have a sense of community that is supportive of all individual values. Our political world makes this impossible it seems. People are fighting over everything, and...