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  • Civilian Expeditionary Workforce

    The US Central Command Civilian Expeditionary Workforce allows current Department of Defense civilian employees to use their initiative, capabilities, experience, skill and knowledge to support the DOD in accomplishing its mission overseas.  Employees interested in applying their expertise in a challenging, austere, and unique environment can
  • Rigors of ROTC field training

    For many college, students the summer between their sophomore and junior years is a good time to do a study abroad program or work a part-time job while earning a few more credits in summer school. For Air Force ROTC cadets, it is the summer they participate in the highly competitive program known as field training, sweating in the Alabama and
  • The path to becoming a Judge Advocate General

    Judge Advocate Generals have involvement in nearly all facets of the Air Force.  From providing legal assistance to advising commanders, JAGs are entrusted with a high level of responsibility and have the opportunity to have an immediate impact on the mission.If you are currently a commissioned officer with ambitions of becoming a JAG, the Air
  • Comprehensive Airman Fitness: Be resilient

    Everyone faces stress on a day-to-day basis, but what they do not realize is that the negative stress effects can cause a heavier burden.Comprehensive Airman Fitness is a holistic approach to train resilience to military members, civilians and family members, which encourages positive thinking and helps reduce daily stressors."Think about how you
  • A day in the life of an intel student

    Early mornings and long days begin to describe the daily life of Airman Jesyka Ware, a geospatial intelligence analyst student from the 315th Training Squadron.Ware starts her day at 3:30 in the morning. With a fresh physical training uniform, she forms up with the rest of her flight for an hour long PT session on the flight line.After her work
  • Voting Information for Goodfellow Air Force Base

    There are less than 30 days until the November 4 general election. Register, request and return your ballot now to make sure that you have the opportunity to vote absentee.1) If you have not yet requested your absentee ballot for the 2014 general election and would like to vote, do so immediately. Go to FVAP.gov, select your state from the
  • It's getting hot...time to get "chili"

    Time to grab those ladles, pots, recipes, beans and form cooking teams now to enter this year's Armed Forces Chili Cook-Off, held at the Goodfellow Recreation Camp  Sept. 27, starting at 8 a.m.  The Cooks' Party starts at 6 p.m. the evening before the competition.Very much like any following, chili cookers travel from competition to competition
  • The first step is recruiting

    The first step for most individuals wishing to serve in the Air Force is a visit to the recruiter's office. Among their many responsibilities, recruiters across the country fill classrooms at Goodfellow Air Force Base to develop exceptional Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, and Fire Protection professionals. Tech. Sgt. William R.
  • 2-year-old SFS members ensuring base security

    The 17th Security Forces Squadron's newest members may only be 2 years old, but they pack quite a bite.Despite their age, LLispeth and Elute, 17th SFS military working dogs, are prepared to defend the base and ensure the training mission goes on.They started their career like all other enlisted members at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. For these
  • Honor guard members perform essential service

    Goodfellow Air Force Base Honor Guard members volunteer to work extended hours, weekends and cover an area of responsibility that extends over 36,000 sq. mi., but the impact they make goes even further. Recently, Staff Sgt. Mark Richards, 316th Training Squadron cryptologic language analyst instructor, and Airman 1st Class Alberto Trevino, 17th