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  • Mentors inspire tomorrow’s innovators through STEM outreach

     WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- An Air Force Institute of Technology professor and student recently showed how mentoring and workforce development play pivotal roles in nurturing the next generation of scientists, engineers and innovators.Jose Camberos, an AFIT associate professor of

  • AFIT Graduate School dean retires after four-decade career

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Adedeji Badiru, Graduate School of Engineering and Management dean at the Air Force Institute of Technology, retired in January after 10 years in the position.A distinguished industrial engineer, Badiru’s career extends over 38 years. He joined the Graduate

  • ORISE fellow represents future of STEM researchers

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- In May 2022, Annie Price graduated from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering, setting the foundation for her future as a researcher in science, technology, engineering and math fields. During an

  • Students connect with heritage at National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- On a crisp fall Saturday morning, 22 students from the Air Force Institute of Technology’s Joint Intermediate Cyberspace Operations Course arrived at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force for a tour specifically curated for them.  Led by volunteer museum

  • Dollars to pounds: AFIT delivers cost estimating course across the pond

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The 48th Civil Engineer Squadron at RAF Lakenheath, England, hosted the Air Force Institute of Technology’s Civil Engineer School for an on-site offering of the Life Cycle Cost Estimating Course.Course director Thomas Glardon led the two-week course, which

  • USAFA enlisted faculty members visit AFIT

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The Air Force Institute of Technology hosted three enlisted faculty members from the United States Air Force Academy, Oct. 17, aiming at educating current enlisted master’s students there about opportunities to teach.USAFA’s Enlisted Academic Faculty Program

  • AFIT hosts introductory course on hypersonics

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Institute of Technology, in partnership with the High Speed Systems Division of Air Force Research Laboratory’s Aerospace Systems Directorate, recently hosted a short course on selected hypersonic disciplines and fundamentals. The June 20-22

  • AFIT fellow completes simulated Mars mission

    Master Sgt. Nicholas Pender recently got a rare peek at the red planet.In February, the Air Force Institute of Technology Education with Industry fellow served as health and safety officer for the American Public University System Analog Research Group’s first analog astronaut mission to The Mars

  • AFIT gains membership in USSPACECOM’s Academic Engagement Enterprise

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The Air Force Institute of Technology was selected to join U.S. Space Command’s Academic Engagement Enterprise.AFIT joins 16 other universities and research centers working together to enhance the relationship between the Department of Defense and