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Tag: Air Force ROTC

Apr 10, 2018

19AF/CC Takes Cadets to New Heights

Det 595 hosted 19th Air Force Commander, Maj Gen Patrick Doherty, for a mentoring session.  Maj Gen Doherty commands flight and maintenance training operations for the Air Force, and manages more than half of the flight hours in the entire service.  Twenty-three cadets and students from freshmen through fifth-year seniors gained valuable insight into pilot… 

Mar 21, 2018

Det 595 Alternative Spring Break

Det 595 Alternative Spring Break On March 7-10, Det 595 cadets travelled to Hurlburt Field, and Tyndall AFB, Florida, where they got the chance to explore different career options and experience life on base. At Hurlburt Field, the future officers had the opportunity to meet Force Support Officers, Maintenance Officers, Cyber Officers, and Security Forces… 

Mar 21, 2018

Det 595 Cadets Earn German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge

Det 595 Cadets Earn German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge On the weekend of February 18, three Det 595 cadets competed for the German Armed Proficiency Badge. Cadets Nathaniel Holmes, Christopher Duffy, and Garrett Scoggins completed a two-day evaluation. Events included a 9mm Pistol Marksmanship qualification where candidates were given six seconds to fire two shots… 

Mar 21, 2018

Det 595 Hosts Wolfpack Alumni Colonel Ellen

Colonel John Ellen came to visit his old detachment on 14 February, 2018 to talk about his experience in the Air Force and his advice for our future officers. Originally from Winston Salem, Colonel Ellen went to NC State, where he graduated from the College of Engineering in 1967. He shared his favorite memories as a…