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Part-Time Civilian Astronautical Graduate Student Credits AFIT for Improving Work Quality
06 Feb 2020 - Air Force Institute of Technology offers classes not just to military members, but also civilians working with the Department of Defense through the Civilian Development Education program. By Jaclyn Knapp, Air Force Institute of Technology, Center for Space Research...
AFIT welcomes retired colonel who tells his story of surviving suicide and thriving
03 Feb 2020 - Resiliency and Hope Retired colonel tells his story of surviving suicide and thriving Retired Col. Robert Swanson Jr. speaks in front of hundreds of graduate students and faculty Jan. 16 at the Air Force Institute of Technology at Wright-Patterson Air Force...
AFIT EWI Fellow Attends North American Blockchain Expo
27 Jan 2020 - Capt Nick Spivey, AFIT EWI Fellow at FedEx, attended the 2019 North American Blockchain Expo in Santa Clara, California where he learned how use of blockchain technology could help the military make decisions faster in a competitive environment (Courtesy Photo)....
Sandia hosts its first EWI Fellow
27 Jan 2020 - In an article published on the Sanda National Labs website, author Michael Baker highlights Capt. Antonio Gallop - the first Air Force Institute of Technology Education with Industry (EWI) participant to work at Sandia. IMMERSED IN INDUSTRY — U.S....
Air Force Nuclear College Director Retires after 47+ Years of Service
24 Jan 2020 - Looking back over 47+ years of service, of which included manning the ramparts as a missile combat crew member during the Cold War to the fall of the Soviet Union to the resurgence of Russia, Mr. Harold “Skip” Camacho,...
AFIT Alum is 2019 Presidential Rank Award Recipient
22 Jan 2020 - Dr. Joseph W. Nichols, a senior-level executive, is a recipient of the 2019 Presidential Rank Award - Meritorious Senior Professional category. This award is presented to individuals for sustained professional, technical, and/or scientific achievement recognized on a national or international...
5 faculty & alum featured in the lastest edition of the Air & Space Power Journal
16 Jan 2020 - Five AFIT faculty and alum authored articles in the Air & Space Power Journal, Volume 33 Issue 4, Winter 2019 edition Space Power and the Foundations of an Independent Space Force LTC Brad Townsend, USA (M.S. Astronautical Engienering, 2008) Even...
Alum to be inducted into Texas Aviation Hall of Fame
16 Jan 2020 - The Lone Star Flight Museum (LSFM) announced the selection of four new inductees into the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame including AFIT alum George W.S. Abbey. Abbey is the former director of the Johnson Space Center and an AFIT Distinguished Alumni Award winner...
2 Alumni Nominated to Brigadier General
14 Jan 2020 - Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper announced on January 13, 2020 that the president nominated 35 Air Force colonels for appointment to the rank of brigadier general. Included on the list are two AFIT alumni: Air Force Col. Daniel...
Alum discusses his decision to join the AF
13 Jan 2020 - Capt. Joshua Lee talks with Gen. Arnold Bunch, Air Force Materiel Command commander, about unmanned aerial systems Oct. 15 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The commander visited Air Force Research Lab Munitions Directorate’s newest networking test and design facility...
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