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Cadet Candidate Monica Mammah conducts a portion of the Air Force Academy Preparatory School's "It's On Us" campaign in the Community Center Theater here Tuesday. Mammah is one of 13 cadet candidates who took a pledge alongside the Prep School's senior leaders to recognize sexual assault and create an environment where it is not tolerated. (U.S. Air Force photo/Jason Gutierrez) Cadet candidates lead Prep School's 'It's On Us' pledge
A group of 13 Academy Preparatory School students and senior leaders took the "It's On Us" pledge during a presentation in the Community Center Theater here Feb. 3.The pledge commits the Prep School's student and faculty leaders to create an environment that does not tolerate sexual assault and that supports survivors.Cadet Candidate Kylee Miller
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2015
Offutt Air Force Base celebrates Diversity Day 2010. Native American legacy is one of honor, dedication
During November, the nation pays tribute to the contributions of Native Americans throughout U.S. history.On Aug. 3, 1990, President George H. W. Bush approved a joint resolution designating November as National American Indian Heritage Month, commonly referred to as Native American Heritage Month.Many tribes were involved in the War of 1812, and
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2014
Janae Passalaqna, far left, a teacher at East High School in Pueblo, Colo., and Betty Lee, far right, a retired teacher, listen in as Cadets 3rd Class Casey Evans and Warren Metcalf explain the specifics of 3D printing at the Public Broadcasting Service at Colorado State University – Pueblo, Oct. 24, 2014. The cadets helped Passalaqna and Lee host Homework Hotline, which allows school-aged children to call in with homework-related questions. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Rachel Hammes) Cadets help with STEM questions on Homework Hotline
Two Academy cadets headed to Pueblo Oct. 24 to help youngsters with their homework and answer questions about applying to the Air Force's Academy.Cadets 3rd Class Warren Metcalf and Casey Evans appeared on "Homework Hotline" on KTSC, Colorado State University-Pueblo's Public Broadcasting Service channel.Homework Hotline allows grade school children
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2014
Default Air Force Logo Academy reinforces stance on Honor Oath
The Air Force has instructed force support offices across the service to allow both enlisted members and officers to omit the words “So help me God” from enlistment and officer appointment oaths if an Airman chooses. This has no impact on the Cadet Honor Oath taken by cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy as the words “so help me God” were already
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2014
Academy chaplains and local representatives of various faith groups attended Special Program in Religious Education training Aug. 4 at the Sijan Hall Oasis to help encourage religious respect and allow cadets to freely exercise their faith. (U.S. Air Force photo) SPIRE volunteers attend leadership training
Academy chaplains and local representatives of various faith groups attended Special Program in Religious Education training Aug. 4 at the Sijan Hall Oasis to help encourage religious respect and allow cadets to freely exercise their faith.About 60 volunteers from Buddhist, Earth-Centered, Greek Orthodox, Jewish, Latter Day Saints, Catholic and
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2014
Default Air Force Logo USAFA uses Ambassador Program to inform prospective cadets
Twenty-eight Academy cadets are taking part in the Academy Ambassadors program, giving high school students and their families a slice of cadet life.The program overseen and managed by the Admissions Directorate, gives prospective cadets the chance to meet current cadets, and is similar to campus tours given at many civilian colleges, said Maj.
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2014
The U.S. Air Force Academy hosted Tuskegee Airmen during a wreath laying ceremony May 8, in front of the Tuskegee Airmen memorial statue, 'The Black Airman' on the Honor Court here. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Tech Sgt. Heather Stanton)" USAFA honors Tuskegee Airmen
The Academy gathered in front of the Tuskegee Airmen memorial statue May 8, to honor the sacrifices and service of the first African-American military pilots in the United States armed forces. Academy Airmen, leaders and friends and family of Tuskegee Airmen attended a wreath-laying ceremony, parade and luncheon here to pay tribute to Tuskegee
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2014
Cadets 2nd Class Stephen Beaton (left) and Trevor Woodward pose after their final debate round at the International Debate Academy tournament in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia, Nov. 30, 2013. Beaton and Woodward took first place at the tournament and earned first and second place overall best speakers at the event. (U.S. Air Force/Courtesy Photo) Academy debaters look to build from successful int'l showing
Cadets 2nd class Trevor Woodward and Stephen Beaton are spending three hours together daily and countless amounts of time on their own to prepare for their upcoming debate tournament at the University of Utah Saturday.Hot off a first place tandem performance and first and second place overall at the International Debate Academy tournament in
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2014
Academy instructors ready Paralympics staff for Russia Academy instructors ready Paralympics staff for Russia
Two instructors from the Academy's Foreign Languages department will make a contribution to the Paralympic games this year by sharing their Russian knowledge and expertise with the U.S. Olympic Committee through lessons Dec. 16-Feb. 20. Ianina Grigortchouk and Olga Scarborough, Russian instructors here, will provide Russian cultural awareness and
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2013
Cadet 4th Class Thomas Woodward (left) and Cadet 3rd Class Ellen Munsil prepare to debate at the Forensics Classic in Fairchild Hall Sept. 27. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Liz Copan) Academy competes against international schools in Forensics Classic
This year Academy took their annual forensics tournament to a new level--drawing in competition from across the world. The Air Force Academy held its 51st Forensics Classic Sept. 27-29 in Fairchild Hall incorporating over 400 competitors from 39 schools in 20 states and 6 countries. The tournament consisted of 11 speech events, and for the first
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2013
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