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Check Six: Capt. Lance P. Sijan, Hero – 50 years ago

The Lance P. Sijan USAF Leadership Award was created in 1981 to recognize individuals who have demonstrated the highest qualities of leadership in their jobs and in their lives. 179 more words

History

Air Force: Racial Slurs Written by a Black Cadet Candidate

From the Military.com website

Racial slurs posted outside the dorm rooms of five black students at the Air Force Academy were written by one of those students, the school said Tuesday. 38 more words

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"The revolution will not uphold the Constitution"

We have seen a loss of integrity in educational leadership. Leaders and administrators appear to lack energy, vision, commitment, or even the moral wherewithal to stop the bad things we have seen happen on college campuses. 1,714 more words

Law And Society

Academy Superintendent Tells Racist Slur Writers to “Get Out”

​The top leader of the US Air Force Academy (USAFA) on Sept. 28 gathered all Academy personnel to tell them that he would not tolerate racist slurs at the school. 30 more words

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Air Force A Capella Group Soars To ‘America’s Got Talent’ Semifinals

From the Task and Purpose website

The Air Force Academy’s a cappella group is advancing to the semifinals of NBC’s America’s Got Talent after bombarding viewers with a lethal combination of heart-melting harmonies and dance moves during the show’s quarterfinals on August 16.

Military

Senate confirms Wilson as Air Force Secretary

WASHINGTON (AFNS) — Heather Wilson will be the next secretary of the Air Force, following her confirmation by the Senate May 8, 2017.

Wilson, who is stepping down from her position as the president of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology to take the post, is expected to be sworn in within a week. 194 more words

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