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Retired Maj. Gen. Joseph McNeil at the International Civil Rights Center and Museum in Greensboro, North Carolina. The 1960s-era Woolworth's lunch counter where McNeil and three of his college classmates staged a historic sit-in is the centerpiece of the museum. (Tech. Sgt. Stephen Schester) February issue of Citizen Airman now available
The February issue of Citizen Airman magazine is now available on the web at http://www.citamn.afrc.af.mil/. The cover story is about retired Maj. Gen. Joseph McNeil, who, along with three of his fellow students from North Carolina Agriculture and Technical University, staged a peaceful sit-in at the "whites only" Woolworth's Department Store lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina, in 1960.
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Master Sgt. Jason Paseur, the 386th Air Expeditionary Wing historian, poses for a photo in front of a C-130H Hercules at the flightline here Feb. 7, 2017. Paseur is a reservist deployed from Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga. and teaches history as a civilian. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Andrew Park) Deployment provides reservist teacher valuable experience for classroom
Who was Archduke Franz Ferdinand? What year was the ice cream cone created? Who was the first person to fly around the world? Questions such as these might bring back memories of sitting at a rickety desk as some history teacher spouts off endless lists of names and dates to be memorized in preparation for an end-of-year exam. Chances are, however, most people can name at least one history teacher who breaks the stereotype.
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2017
A 94th Airlift Wing Airman uses the wing's new mobile app, Feb. 2, 2017, Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia. The app launched in January and is designed to keep Airmen and their families informed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Don Peek) New mobile app launched for 94th AW
The 94th Airlift Wing recently launched a free mobile app to keep wing members and their families informed.The app gives people quick access to information about local events, drill weekend dates, the wing mission, the base, local weather, links to U.S. Air Force guidance, mission videos and more, said Col. Patrick Campbell, 94th Operations Group
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2017
Former Congresswoman Heather Wilson, a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, is President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of the Air Force, the White House announced Jan. 23, 2017. (Courtesy photo)
White House nominates Academy grad Heather Wilson to become Air Force secretary
The White House announced last month that President Donald Trump intends to nominate former New Mexico Congresswoman and Air Force Academy grad Heather Wilson to be the next Air Force secretary.  If confirmed, Wilson will replace former Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James to become the first Academy graduate to serve as secretary. "Her
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Default Air Force Logo Message to the Department of Defense from Secretary of Defense James Mattis
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis' first memo to U.S. Dept. of Defense employees.
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Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein discusses the current state and future of the Air Force with former Rep. Jim Talent, the senior fellow and director of the National Security 2020 Project, Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies, in Washington, D.C., Jan. 18, 2017.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Scott M. Ash) Goldfein addresses priorities for the 21st century
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein outlined his perspective on the future of American airpower and how Airmen “deployed in place” play a vital role in today’s Air Force during his discussion at the American Enterprise Institute Public Forum in Washington, D.C., Jan. 18, 2017.
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Col. James Kellogg, 94th Airlift Wing vice commander, delivers an overview of the wing mission and highlights issues concerning local Airmen during the Air Reserve Forces Policy Committee meeting at the Clay National Guard Center Drill Hall Jan. 11, 2017.  The ARFPC allows Active Guard and Reserve leaders to streamline current policies and influence the development of new ones. (U.S. Air Force photo/Don Peek) Vice Commander discusses mission, highlights Airmen during policy committee meeting
Col. James Kellogg, 94th Airlift Wing vice commander, delivers an overview of the wing mission and highlights issues concerning local Airmen during the Air Reserve Forces Policy Committee meeting at the Clay National Guard Center Drill Hall Jan. 11, 2017. The ARFPC allows Active Guard and Reserve leaders to streamline current policies and influence
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2017
A Dobbins Honor Guard Airman unfurls the one-star general officer flag for Brig. Gen. Steven Parker during the pinning-on ceremony. The commander of the 94th Airlift Wing and Dobbins Air Reserve Base was promoted to the rank of Brig. Gen. at a ceremony on base Jan. 6, 2017. (U.S. Air Force photo / Tech. Sgt. Kelly Goonan) Dobbins wing commander pins on first star
94th Airlift Wing Commander Brig. Gen. Steven B. Parker promoted to his new rank at a ceremony here Jan. 6, 2017, making him the first one-star wing commander at Dobbins in over a decade. Parker’s presidential nomination to general officer was confirmed by the U.S. Senate Dec. 7, 2016. The last general officer to hold the position was Brig. Gen.
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2017
Col. Timothy H. Martz, Air Force Reserve Command Recruiting Service vice commander, and former 94th Security Forces Squadron commander, gives remarks during his promotion ceremony Jan. 4, 2017 at Verhulst Hall, Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia. (U.S. Air Force photo/James Branch) Former 94th SFS commander promoted to Colonel
“Attention to order, the Department of the Air Force, Headquarters Air Force Reserve, order ROBA0062, by order of the Secretary of the Air Force and the President of the United States, Lt. Col. Timothy H. Martz is promoted to the rank of Colonel,” announced Maj. Gloria Moran, 94th Security Forces Squadron commander.An audience of distinguished
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2017
Default Air Force Logo Reschedules, two-hour delay authorized
Reschedules are authorized for members unable to attend due to inclement weather and road conditions. Members must coordinate reschedule requests through their unit chain of command using normal procedures. A maximum two-hour delayed reporting is authorized to allow extra time for members to safely travel to the base. The delayed reporting option applies to the first drill period on Jan. 7.
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