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Brig. Gen. Paul Moga picked as Air Force Academy’s commandant of cadets

COLORADO SPRINGS — Brig. Gen. Paul D. Moga will be the new commandant of cadets at the United States Air Force Academy. As commandant of cadets Brig. Gen. Moga will command the 4,300-member Cadet Wing and more than 200 Air Force and civilian personnel. He will also help guide military, leadership, and character development, and [...]

April 11th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

Cissna Park resident accepts U.S. Air Force Academy appointment

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April 7th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

Kelso woman receives Air Force Academy appointment

One opportunity was to join the Cadet Competition Team at Columbia. The competition tests and grades the six-member team on indoor and outdoor flag presentations; knowledge of the Civil Air Patrol; knowledge of uniforms; and fitness, including a running event. The team took first place in the Oregon competition, then took first place in the [...]

April 3rd, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

The restoration of the Air Force Academy Chapel is the U.S.’s most complex modernist preservation project ever

Designed in the 1950s and completed over a decade, the United States Air Force Academy near Colorado Springs, Colorado, marked a watershed moment in American architecture. Built at the peak of the high-stakes Cold War era, the campus was arguably the most expensive federal project in American history. Listed as a National Historic Landmark District, [...]

March 30th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

New Air Force Academy Visitor Center moving forward

COLORADO SPRINGS — The proposed plan for the new Air Force Academy Visitor Center was put on hold in March of last year due to the bond market and COVID-19. However, as of just a few weeks ago, the city has approved a $90 million bond for the center and its infrastructure. “We have been [...]

March 26th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

Air Force Academy names first Institute for Future Conflict Director

COLORADO SPRINGS — The U.S. Air Force Academy has named Lt. Gen. (ret) Bradford Shwedo as the first Director of the newly established Institute for Future Conflict (IFC). Lieutenant General Bradford J. “B.J.” Shwedo, a graduate of the Airforce Academy in 1987, commanded the 25th Air Force, in charge of all Air Force Intelligence operations [...]

March 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

Academy’s Schulte Assembly increases ‘critical conversations’ at AF Women’s Air and Space Power Symposium

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – A panel of Air Force Academy women took part in the Air Force Women’s Air and Space Power Symposium March 10 to discuss the service’s move toward diversity and inclusion. The online symposium included featured senior officials, cadets and Airmen in conversations examining the link between diversity, inclusion and [...]

March 18th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

Snowfall closes Air Force Academy for the day Feb. 25

By Ray Bowden, U.S. Air Force Academy Public Affairs / Published February 25, 2021 U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – Snowfall from a winter storm caused officials at the Air Force Academy to close the base Feb. 25 as a safety precaution. The Child Development Center opened for mission-essential personnel only, and the Main Exchange, shopette, [...]

March 14th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

Academy math instructors teach new approach to calculus

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Col. – Math teachers at the Air Force Academy are modernizing one of every freshman college students’ greatest fears: calculus. Roughly 15% of 1,100 freshmen at the school began the spring semester with a revamped version of calculus 2, a core academic requirement. Math instructor Capt. Raymond Hill expects that number [...]

March 10th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

Academy math instructors teach new approach to calculus

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Col. – Math teachers at the Air Force Academy are modernizing one of every freshman college students’ greatest fears: calculus. Roughly 15% of 1,100 freshmen at the school began the spring semester with a revamped version of calculus 2, a core academic requirement. Math instructor Capt. Raymond Hill expects that number [...]

March 10th, 2021 | Posted in Air Force | Read More »

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