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Default Air Force Logo Behind the badge: a behind-the-scenes view of Security Forces
I headed out for Dover AFB at 4:15 a.m. Sunday, May 13, 2018, to spend the day with members of the 436th Security Forces Squadron in the hopes of gaining a better appreciation for what they do each day to safeguard the installation. As I drove along the empty streets in the dark, predawn hours, I really wondered why I volunteered to join the Airmen for their 13-hour shift. I wasn’t even really sure what I’d be doing, but I just had a feeling it’d be a lazy Sunday
0 5/22
2018
Default Air Force Logo Dover is a special place
“Dover is a special place.”This was the phrase most spoken two years ago as our family prepared to join Dover Air Force Base. It didn’t take long to understand the true meaning. Nestled in rural Delaware alongside the capitol city of Dover and its quaint downtown area—the seat of our great nation’s founding—amidst several metropolitan areas, scenic
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2018
Aarilyn Brown, daughter of 1st Sgt. Sharry Barnshaw, 3rd Airlift Squadron first sergeant, gets her face painted by a volunteer during the Deployed Families Dinner April 19, 2018, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. In addition to face painting, corn-hole, a photo booth and two bounce houses were provided for the families. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zoe M. Wockenfuss) Deployed Airmen’s families not alone
Free food, energized children, and an assortment of activities set the tone for the quarterly Deployed Families Dinner co-hosted by the 436th Medical Group and the Airman and Family Readiness Center April 19th, 2018, here.
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2018
Team Dover Airmen participate in activities to show the effects of alcohol during a drinking responsibly event April 13, 2018, at the Landings on Dover Air Force Base, Del. The Airmen Committed to Excellence Council provides Airmen with opportunities to network, lead and step out of their comfort zone. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Matt Davis) If Alcohol Could Talk
The Airmen Committed to Excellence Council moto for this year is “Seize Your Moment,” and that’s exactly what we did for the month of April. April is Alcohol Awareness Month, and we, as student leaders, decided to educate our peers through a self-development class.
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2018
Default Air Force Logo National African American/Black History Month Events
According to Malcolm Forbes, “Diversity [is] the art of thinking independently, together.” Diversity is a key strength that sets the United States and its military apart from most other parts of the world. Unique perspectives aid in constructive and well-rounded decision making. National African American/Black History Month is a time to celebrate a
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2018
Default Air Force Logo Maintaining the Dream: The Reality of Freedom
The year 2018 marks the 70th since Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. entered the nearby Crozer Theological Seminary. A young Martin Luther King, Jr. enrolled at Crozer in 1948 and graduated in 1951 with a doctorate degree. Over the course of just a few years, King not only gained valuable academic training, but through his work within religious
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2018
Default Air Force Logo Happy New Year from the Team Dover Dental Team
Greetings and Happy New Year Team Dover,As many of you know, your Dental team held a Town Hall Dec. 9, 2017, to discuss the changes to your benefits associated with the change of your TRICARE Dependent Dental Insurance from MetLife to United Concordia. Since not all were able to attend and get the information first hand, I thought I'd share the
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2018
Default Air Force Logo Veterans Day
The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month…this moment in 1919 was supposed to mark the end of hostilities on the Western Front in Europe, bringing to a close the “War to End All Wars.” The mechanization of World War I, combined with the introduction of chemical weapons, brought suffering and horror the world had never seen
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2017
Default Air Force Logo Cybersecurity in the Workplace
Rapidly evolving technologies demand for you to be the first line of defense for protecting our Cyberspace Domain. Cybersecurity in the Workplace is everyone’s business. Protecting your personal information and Air Force (AF) operations, missions and functions are critical to its success. Incorporating computer security must become second nature
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2017
National Disability Employment Awareness Month National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Across the nation, many people are wearing pink in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month or purple to bring awareness to Domestic Violence. Since 1945, October has also brought awareness to individuals with disabilities and their contributions to employers and the world. Each year, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)
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2017
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