• December Student of the Month

    Each month the Student of the Month awards and Rope of the Month award are handed out by 17th Training Group leadership. The Student of the Month award is given to one outstanding student from each of the different squadrons, who were selected and voted for by the students and instructors of their respective squadron. As for the Rope of the Month
  • Project Angel Tree spreading holiday spirit

    ‘Tis the season for giving, and the Project Angel Tree is proof of that. The First Sergeant’s Council sponsored the Angel Tree within the Base Exchange, and this year the generosity of Goodfellow’s members shined extra bright. Last year donations were more than $300, but this year the tree generated more than $1,000. “There has been a huge
  • Cookie Caper prepares cookies for students before holidays

    Over 40 volunteers congregated at the Taylor Chapel to sort and bag cookies for distribution to Goodfellow students before the holidays Dec. 20. Darlene Salomon was the coordinator for the all-volunteer event this year. It started unofficially years ago with Goodfellow spouses getting together to bake homemade cookies for the students, but this
  • The Importance of Failure

    Every success is a rewarding experience but we underestimate the value of failure and its frequency among successful people and organizations. A Columbia University study on 400 New York high school students found that many of them believe success is the result of a natural aptitude they lack. They also believe success is out of their reach and