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Junior ROTC cadets off and flying in Chief of Staff of the Air Force Flight Academy Scholarship program Junior ROTC cadets off and flying in Chief of Staff of the Air Force Flight Academy Scholarship program
The inaugural class of Air Force Junior ROTC cadets participating in the Chief of Staff of the Air Force Flight Academy Scholarship program this summer are off and flying, many already hitting their solo milestone.
0 7/09
2018
AU’s Barnes Center elevates commandant position to command chief following EPME revitalization AU’s Barnes Center elevates commandant position to command chief following EPME revitalization
Air University’s Thomas N. Barnes Center for Enlisted Education elevated the rank of the Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy commandant to Command Chief Master Sgt., June 27, as part of their goal towards revitalizing Air Force enlisted professional military education.
0 7/03
2018
Air Force celebrates three-peat win at the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Leadership and Academic Bowl Air Force celebrates three-peat win at the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Leadership and Academic Bowl
The Air Force took top honors for the third year in a row at the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Leadership and Academic Bowl in Washington, D.C., June 23-25. The Air Force Junior ROTC team from Scripps Ranch High School, San Diego, battled it out to take home the trophy for a third time.
0 6/29
2018
Son of World War II British flight cadet visits Maxwell Son of World War II British flight cadet visits Maxwell
The son of a British service member made a point to stop at Maxwell on June 15 on a tour of the states to see where his father trained during World War II. Edwin Norton, from Norton Fitzwarren, England, took a nostalgic tour of Maxwell to see some of the places that his father, Edgar John Norton, probably saw when he was at then-Gunter Field as a Royal Air Force flight cadet for flight training during the war.
0 6/18
2018
The Air Force Enlisted Heritage Hall marks the 50th Anniversary of Lima Site 85 with a memorial service and a monument unveiling at Heritage Park, Gunter Annex, Mar. 12, 2018. Medal of Honor recipient Chief Master Sergeant Richard Etchberger and his teammates were remembered with a candle lighting ceremony. Enlisted Heritage Research Institute receives Air Force level award
The Enlisted Heritage Research Institute at Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base was recognized last month when they won an Air Force Heritage award for their work.Chief Master Sgt Emily Shade, along with her team at the EHRI, oversee the research and operations necessary to run one of the Air Force’s most respected museums. Their expertise even won them
0 6/13
2018
Staff Sgt. Benjamin Painter, the noncommissioned officer in charge of logistics plans at the 42nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, returned recently from volunteering with Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency. He and his team were charged with searching for two service members in the remote Vietnamese jungles. (Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alexa Culbert) Maxwell Airman volunteers for MIA mission
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency reports that there are 1,597 service members still missing in action from the Vietnam War. All told, more than 82,000 remain unaccounted for from World War II to present day conflicts. The organization’s mission is to “provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation.”
0 6/13
2018
Air University releases summer’s ‘Strategic Studies Quarterly’ Air University releases summer’s ‘Strategic Studies Quarterly’
Air University Press announces the release of the summer 2018 edition of “Strategic Studies Quarterly,” an Air Force-sponsored strategic forum on national and international security. Lieutenant Col. Garry Floyd Jr. from the Office of the Secretary of Defense for Intelligence wrote the feature article: Attribution and Operational Art: Implications for Competing in Time. It creates a model for cyber attribution, analyzing the risks and opportunities of an attribution advantage.
0 5/31
2018
OTS revamps program creating more efficient, effective training environment OTS revamps program creating more efficient, effective training environment
Over the past year Air University’s Officer Training School has been revamping program in order to provide a more efficient and effective training experience for its cadets. One of the major changes the school has made has been the implementation of pre-requisite courses designed to cover topics, which otherwise would be done during a mass-lecture when the cadets arrive.
0 5/22
2018
“Developing Your Full Range of Leadership” focuses on the Full-Range Leadership Model and its application in team leadership. Leaders applying the FRLM approach can see immediate, tangible results. 
Authors Fil J. Arenas, Daniel A. Connelly and Maj. Michael D. Williams show how leveraging the components of transformational leadership has been proven to result in the most effective style of leadership. (Courtesy Photo, Air University Press) Air University Press releases "Developing Your Full Range of Leadership: Leveraging a Transformational Approach"
“Developing Your Full Range of Leadership” focuses on the Full-Range Leadership Model and its application in team leadership. Leaders applying the FRLM approach can see immediate, tangible results. Authors Fil J. Arenas, Daniel A. Connelly and Maj. Michael D. Williams show how leveraging the components of transformational leadership has been proven to result in the most effective style of leadership.
0 5/22
2018
From Africa to America: Perseverance paves the way for a future officer From Africa to America: Perseverance paves the way for a future officer
There are many ways to distinguish yourself from a group of people. Maybe you’re the smartest, most athletic or funniest person in a group. Maybe you have a different background or speak a different language. If you’re Gabirele McStanislav-Cudjoe, a cadet in Air Force Officer Training School, you’re from a different country, your first spoken language isn’t English and you came from a different branch of the U.S. military. Of all the differences between McStanislav-Cudjoe and his fellow cadets, however, the one thing that truly makes him stand out is his heart.
0 5/21
2018
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