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  • Trailblazer arrives at Air National Guard

    GUNTER ANNEX, Ala., -- For those who know Chief Master Sgt. Bernadette Hollinger best, the adjectives that would best describe her would be passionate and selfless.These traits have guided Hollinger throughout her career as a program manager in the Business and Enterprise Systems Directorate, and in her newly appointed position as the first female
  • Friendly “White Hat” Hacking Aims to Strengthen Logistics IT Systems

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – This past fall, the Reliability and Maintainability Information System program office at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, underwent an intentional hack by certified ethical hackers hired under a contract to conduct an analysis of what would happen if an insider “went rogue.” The event, known as “white hat”
  • Air Force Institute of Technology celebrates 100 years of defense-focused education

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The Air Force Institute of Technology kicked off its Centennial Anniversary celebration March 5 at the Sinclair Ponitz Conference Center highlighting its rich journey since Nov. 10, 1919.Themed “A Century of Education Excellence: Inspiration to Innovation,” Chief Scientist of the United States Air Force and
  • Wounded Warrior to USAFSAM students: ‘You are our Angels’

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – In 2005, Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Daniel Gilyeat was on his second tour of combat duty in Iraq when the day that would change his life forever arrived.He had been having feelings for several months before that he was going to be mortally wounded in combat.“I kept having this reoccurring vision that I was going
  • AFRL, university partners make a push in printable composites

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Research Laboratory hosts a diverse group of professors and students from across the country each year.In 2018 AFRL’s Composites Branch combined forces with the University of Arkansas, the University of Miami, Louisiana Tech University and the University of Texas at El Paso to demonstrate
  • AFRL Information Directorate engineer recognized at Black Engineer of the Year Awards (BEYA) STEM Global Competitive Conference

    ROME RESEARCH LABORATORY, New York – Ainoghena Igetei, an associate computer engineer at the Air Force Research Laboratory Information Directorate here, was recognized as a Modern Day Technology Leader at the Black Engineer of the Year Awards (BEYA) STEM Global Competitiveness Conference held Feb. 7-9 in Washington, D.C.Igetei’s work contributes to
  • Air Force Marathon goes green in 2019

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The U.S. Air Force Marathon is looking to go green beginning in 2019 with environmental initiatives designed to minimize waste, improve conservation and give back to the Wright-Patterson community.“This year our goal is to become certified as an environmentally-friendly event through the guidelines of the
  • LEGACY needs mentors as deadline approaches

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Wright-Patterson Air Force Base’s Educational Outreach office is looking for qualified mentors to apply to guide the Air Force’s next generation of science, technology, engineering and math professionals by March 29 as part of their Leadership Experience Growing Apprenticeships Committed to Youth
  • AFLCMC engineer selected for MIT fellowship

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – John Bailey, a 39 year-old chief engineer with the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Big Safari program, was selected for the prestigious year-long MIT Sloan Fellows MBA program and is heading to Cambridge, Mass., this summer with his wife and four kids.The origins of the fellowship program go back
  • #AFPitchDay required team of teams

    “We just proved we can check contract award timelines off the list of impediments to delivering capability, so the rest of the process will now be under intense scrutiny.”