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Default Air Force Logo Being a Good Wingman
We've heard talk about being a good wingman and how it relates to safety, time and time again.Is it valid? The answer may depend upon your perspective; perspective in this case, meaning whether or not you've experienced the death or injury of a family member, friend or co-worker due to a safety mishap. If you've never been through the horror of
0 6/10
2013
Default Air Force Logo On that road again…
Taking a trip can take a lot of forethought and preparation. How many miles is the final destination? How many stops are you going to make? Is it an overnight trip? Snacks or food stops? Are there restaurants in the area where you plan on stopping? Are you hitting a major city in the early morning or later afternoon? How far can your gas last in
0 5/30
2013
Sexual Assault Prevention Chart If it isn't you, it's the person next to you
"Hey sexy... you single?"I turned to see a fellow Airman in training; standing about 5 foot 8 inches tall, dark hair and eyes. Over the next four months, I heard this fellow classmate repeat the same line more than a couple dozen times.It wasn't just me he had an eye for; it was a handful of my new girlfriends as well. We laughed it off. All of us
0 4/17
2013
Default Air Force Logo Respect for one another is what you have sworn to protect
As members of the Unites States Air Force, we have received hours of education on the effects of sexual assault in the workplace. Our Air Force has committed itself to eliminating sexual assault among our Airmen, and many of us would never cross that line of making our wingman feel uncomfortable, threatened or violated.When thinking about the
0 4/16
2013
Default Air Force Logo Holocaust: heeding the warning signs
Soviet troops entered the abandoned Nazi complex of Auschwitz-Birkenau Jan. 27, 1945. Survivors capable of being used in work camps were long gone, having been taken on a death march deep into Germany. Children and emaciated individuals too frail to be of use to the German war machine were all that remained, starving amongst the corpses and
0 3/26
2013
National Women’s History Month is celebrated each year during the month of
March. Each year employs a unifying theme and recognizes national honorees whose work and lives testify to that theme. For 2013, the theme is “Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination: Celebrating Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.”
Women Inventors; Helping the Mission
This year's Women's History Month theme is "Women inspiring innovation through imagination: celebrating women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics." From the invention of Kevlar to pioneering in computer systems, the minds of women have helped revolutionize the world, taking ingenuity to new levels. Our society today would not be the
0 3/04
2013
Default Air Force Logo The leadership journey
We encounter at least one leader daily; in the work place, family and in our social lives. From our parental figures during childhood, to our teachers, co-workers and television idols, leadership exists powerfully in our lives. Everyone has their own leadership style, whether it be personal, interpersonal or of the masses.Leadership can merely be
0 1/22
2013
Default Air Force Logo Inner Strength
Your inner strength comes from within.Where the fires of faith and ambition begin.Strive to stay happy. Strive to stay free.And in time you will see the inner strength within thee.Let not negative thoughts steal away from you.All the fortunes of good your life is well due!For those who tend to lie, cheat and take with their all.Will not rise above
0 10/02
2012
Default Air Force Logo A Legacy of Valor
My favorite line from the Air Force creed is "I am faithful to a proud heritage, a tradition of honor, and a legacy of valor". Thirteen Former Prisoners of War represented that legacy of valor while sitting in a banquet room at the Big Spring Country Club last Friday, where I was honored to be the guest speaker for this group of American heroes.
0 10/01
2012
Default Air Force Logo ROTC Eye for the College Guy or Gal: Straight Talk Insight from an AFROTC Alumnus
Why do you want to join the Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps?What is it about this program that caught your eye? Is it the uniform? The camaraderie? The benefits? Or could it be a combination of all three, topped by a healthy dose of patriotism? Before reading any further, I urge you to please pause and ask yourself why you are considering
0 9/11
2012
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