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  • CFC provides assistance, charity

    A charitable season arrives as the Peterson-Schriever Garrison’s Combined Federal Campaign runs through Dec. 18 and will continue online until Jan. 15, 2021.The campaign allows federal employees to donate a portion of their income to a variety of organizations of their choice.“For more than 60 years, federal employees and military personnel have
  • STAR provides solace for space operators

    Every day, space operators put on their uniforms and complete tasks critical to the nations’ security. With such pivotal responsibilities, pressure and stress mount quickly, which is why the Space Team for Airman Resilience was formed.The STAR is a team that specializes in mitigating military occupation-related stressors. They are made up of mental
  • Department of the Air Force restores previous military tuition assistance cap and AF COOL funding

    The Department of the Air Force restored military tuition assistance to $4,500 per fiscal year and Air Force Credentialing Opportunities Online preparatory course funding for fiscal year 2021, effective immediately.
  • Base bulletin - Week of Nov. 19

    This weekUSO Colorado Springs to hosts drive-thru eventThe United Service Organizations - Colorado Springs is scheduled to host a “Thankful for You” drive-thru event Thursday, 11 a.m.-noon at the Tierra Vista Community Center here. Families who participate will receive a ‘Thankful for You’ bag with a grocery gift card and items for Thanksgiving
  • Turkeys will still trot: 50th FSS’s 19th annual race still on

    The 50th Force Support Squadron’s 19th annual Turkey Trot race here is scheduled for Nov. 20 at 3 p.m.
  • AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
  • Delta 6 Participates in first Satellite Hacking Exercise

    Delta 6 space operators participated in the first satellite-hacking event, a collaborative exercise between government, industry, academic and commercial cybersecurity researchers to strengthen security in the space domain, Aug. 7-9, 2020.Hosted by the Department of the Air Force in partnership with the Defense Digital Service, the satellite
  • SLO starts ‘Life After High School Campaign’ on Schriever

    The Schriever school liaison recently kick-started the ‘Life After High School’ campaign for military-connected students at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado.The campaign prepares students, grades nine through 12, for their futures through opportunities that expose them to different career and educational opportunities.“Whether [students] are off
  • Base bulletin - Week of Nov. 12

     This weekDonate to VLTPGary Sollinger has been approved for the Voluntary Leave Transfer Program.  If you’d like to donate leave to this employee, please do the following: 1.) Complete the OPM 630-A, Request to Donate Annual Leave to Leave Recipient under the VLTP (within agency) http://www.opm.gov/FORMS/PDF_FILL/opm630a.pdf or
  • Col. Beard delivers Veterans Day speech

    SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Col. Casey Beard, Delta 9 Commander, gives a speech at the Douglas County Veterans Day Program in Castle Rock, Colorado, Nov. 7, 2020 at the Douglas County Veterans Monument.  The event was held as a tribute to Veterans for Veterans Day, and to dedicate the Space Force shield as a part of the monument.(Douglas
  • 50th CES to install new light poles

    The 50th Civil Engineer Squadron is scheduled to replace 176 light poles across Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, starting mid-November.The new light poles include improved engineering compared to the current ones, which have been on the installation for over 32 years.“The previous designs didn’t take into account wind, vibrations and other
  • Space Force gains first professional military education center

    The U.S. Space Force gained its first professional military education center when the Forrest L. Vosler Non-Commissioned Officer Academy was transferred from the Air Force Oct. 21 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
  • Space Force gains first professional military education center

    The U.S. Space Force gained its first professional military education center when the Forrest L. Vosler Non-Commissioned Officer Academy was transferred from the Air Force Oct. 21 at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.
  • AF Week in Photos

    This week's photos feature Airmen from around the globe involved in activities supporting expeditionary operations and defending America. This weekly feature showcases the men and women of the Air Force.
  • ‘Don’t Give Up’ campaign inspires P-S GAR Airmen

    Thirteen Peterson-Schriever Garrison Airmen displayed motivational words and handed out candy at the North gate at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado as part of the ‘Don’t Give Up’ event Oct. 30.
  • Family Advocacy offers FAST counseling

    The 21st Operational Medical Readiness Squadron Family Advocacy Program offers free therapy to Airmen, space professionals and their families at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado.The FAP’s Strengths-based Therapy (FAST) is a resource Airmen can use to proactively manage stressors they may have within their family.“FAST counseling provides support
  • Sacred Space offers inspiration to Airmen

    The Schriever Chaplain Corps office hosts an ongoing video series dubbed “Sacred Space” on the Schriever Air Force Base Facebook page.“Sacred Space” is a video that is designed to easily reach Airmen, space professionals and civilians.“We are able to engage Airmen and their families over the internet, by sending out a brief video message just
  • Base bulletin - Week of Nov. 5

    This weekMSG hours changeThe following services will move to virtual or appointment only customer support beginning Nov. 4. Visitor Control Center: Call DSN 560-5620, Comm 567-5620 or Cell Phone 330-5653 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Thursday, or 7 a.m.-2p.m. on Fridays. Same day service may be available depending on the existing appointment
  • Thule receives first COVID-19 testing machine

    The 821st Support Squadron received its first COVID-19 testing machine at Thule Air Base, Greenland on Oct. 29, 2020.There was not an efficient way to test for the virus before receiving the machine, presenting limitations on operational factors such as the time required for restriction of movement for inbound and outbound staff or to confirm
  • 50th FSS hosts trunk decorating contest

    Bri Sovern, 50th Contracting Squadron key spouse, left, and Bobby, 11, stand with a skeleton during the trunk decorating contest Oct. 30, 2020, at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado. Their mad scientist-themed trunk won the contest and they earned $500 for their creation. (U.S. Space Force photo by Marcus Hill)
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