Lunch-n-Learn: How to lead Millennials

By Staff Sgt. Tiffany Lundberg 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — Team Pete Airmen attended a lunch-n-learn seminar to learn about leading the millennial generation, June 14, at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The seminar was hosted by Master Sgt. Robert Valenzuela, 21st Wing Staff…

FSS hosts event center grand opening
By Airman 1st Class William Tracy 50th Space Wing Public Affairs With the weather warming up, the 50th Force Support Squadron is looking to highlight the opening of its new event center with a free concert for the Schriever community 3 p.m. June 2. “This event is to kick... Read more
Don’t suffer alone – mental health disorders have effective treatments
By Peter Holstein Surgeon General Public Affairs FALLS CHURCH, Va.  —  Mental health disorders are relatively common within civilian and military communities, but with early treatment, most mental health disorders can be effectively treated, and patients can return to mental wellness. While invisible wounds like post-traumatic stress disorder and... Read more
I am SCHRIEVER: Asian-Pacific American heritage, family and food
By 2nd Lt. Scarlett Rodriguez 50th Space Wing Public Affairs 1st Lt. Ashley Newberry, 22nd Space Operations Squadron space operator, faces a challenge that not all Americans face; carrying on the traditions of her family while feeling she doesn’t fit the mold of a “full-blooded Taiwanese-Chinese” woman. “When I’m... Read more
Earth Day 2017 – How you can get involved
By Lt. Col. Joel Lane  Colorado Springs Regional Command Post PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Earth Day is April 22, 2017. On that day, we will celebrate the earth and our beautiful surroundings in our great outdoor playground, Colorado. Every year, we find new ways to restore the... Read more
Air Force Assistance Fund: Making sure Airmen can focus on the mission
By Dave Smith 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  In the early 1990s a young second lieutenant stationed at Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota, with a pregnant wife, faced a family emergency requiring immediate action. His grandmother died in California,... Read more
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors hosts local event
By Dave Smith 21st Space Wing Public Affairs staff writer PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  In light of the recent death of Staff Sgt. Austin L. Bieren, 21st Security Forces Squadron, the topic of grief made its way through Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, and into area headlines.... Read more
Detachment 1 provides vital connection capabilities
By Airman William Tracy 50th Space Wing Public Affairs Far north – so far, the northern lights are south – sits Detachment 1 of the 23rd Space Operations Squadron, a remote unit nearly situated on top of the world in the ice fields of Thule Air Base, Greenland. As... Read more
AFSPC members provide Kids Against Hunger meals
By Senior Airman Arielle Vasquez 50th Space Wing Public Affairs  Schriever Air Force Base, Peterson Air Force Base and Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station volunteers prepared 40,000 meals during a Kids Against Hunger event April 11. This marked the first time Schriever held a volunteer event of this kind.... Read more
By James L. Hodges 50th Space Wing Public Affairs  From the outside looking in, life in the Air Force can be a mystery. I’ve met many people in my personal and professional life who know nothing about the military, yet they make assumptions. They may make them because of... Read more
At ease, loyal defenders: Peterson AFB honors Military Working Dogs
By Shellie-Anne Espinosa 21st Space Wing Public Affairs PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.  —  Members of Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, honored two Military Working Dogs at a memorial service and retirement ceremony April 10, 2017, at Peterson AFB’s auditorium. Roky, 21st Security Forces squadron MWD, was honored through... Read more