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The first forgiveness of student loan balances under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program goes into effect for government employees in October 2017. (U.S. Air Force courtesy graphic) Student loan forgiveness takes effect in October
The first forgiveness of student loan balances under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program goes into effect for government employees this October. The program offers forgiveness for remaining balances due on William D. Ford federal direct loans after employees have made at least 120 loan payments after Oct. 1, 2007, while employed full-time
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Default Air Force Logo TRICARE expands treatment options for mental health and substance use disorders
TRICARE expanded mental health and substance use disorder (SUD) services, adding intensive outpatient programs and expanding options for opioid treatment. In addition to other improvements, this expansion improves access to care and increases opportunities for mental health and SUD treatment. It also makes it easier for beneficiaries to access the
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Default Air Force Logo AF announces Enlisted Professional Military Education redesign
Air Force officials announced major changes to the enlisted professional military education program today via an initiative called Enlisted Professional Military Education for the 21st Century, or “EPME 21.”
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The only agency who grants security clearances is the Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility. In 2016, the DODCAF announced the agency will be monitoring social media sites to include; Facebook, Twitter, Myspace, eHarmony, Match.com and many other websites. (Courtesy Photo) Social media can affect security clearances
In today’s world, almost everyone has some form of social media platform. In the military we’re briefed on different occasions to put our social media profiles on private and to keep the amount of information we put out to a minimum. But why?
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First Lt. Zebulon Hanley of San Antonio crosses the finish line to
become the winner of the 20th U.S. Air Force Marathon men's full marathon division held Sept. 17, 2016 at  Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, with a time of 2:47:04. The 2017 event is scheduled Sept. 15-16 and registration is still open (U.S. Air Force photo / Rich Oriez).
AF Marathon registration continues
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – Registration for the 21st annual U.S. Air Force Marathon is still open and runners, walkers and wheeled participants are encouraged to sign up quickly for the fun and exciting family friendly event scheduled Sept. 15-16.This year’s marathon will honor the 70th anniversary of the United States Air Force and
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Default Air Force Logo Air Force rolls out phased retirement program for eligible civilians
Eligible Air Force civilian employees now have the option of working part time in a “semi-retired” status, according to new Air Force Instruction 36-817, Civilian Phased Retirement Program.
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NAVAL AIR STATION FORT WORTH JOINT RESERVE BASE, Texas - Lt. Col. Josh Padgett, incoming commander for the 457th Fighter Squadron, addresses the audience July 9 after he received the unit's guidon during a change of command ceremony here. Padgett succeeded Lt. Col. David Efferson as commander. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Charles Taylor) Fighter squadron gets new commander

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Junior Airmen share ideas on how to revitalize squadrons with a field visit team July 8, 2017, at Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base. More than 200 reserve, guard, active-duty airmen, spouses and civilians participated in the groups created to discuss the Air Force Chief of Staff's first focus area. Fort Worth airmen, spouses help revitalize AF squadrons
More than 200 reserve, guard and active-duty Airmen, spouses and civilians here participated in focus groups July 8-9, 2017, to help revitalize Air Force squadrons. A 30-person team appointed by Gen. David Goldfein, the Air Force Chief of Staff, traveled to the 301st Fighter Wing to discuss the CSAF’s Focus Area – Revitalizing the Squadron. Broken
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Airmen in the 301st Operations Group salute their new commander during an assumption of command ceremony July 8, 2017, at Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base, Texas. The group directs the training of assigned personnel to a high-level of combat readiness assuring immediate mobilization, worldwide deployment, employment of the F-16C+ Fighting Falcon's unique precision group attack and offensive capability while maintaining constant vigilance at home and abroad. Wing welcomes new operations group commander

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(U.S. Air Force graphic/Quinn Jacobson) AY18/19 RDEDB Invitation to Apply Release
AY18/19 Air Force Reserve Developmental Education Designation Board (RDEDB) will convene Oct 23, 2017 at the Air Reserve Personnel Center, Buckley Air Force Base, Colo. Both the Invitation to Apply and RDEDB Application can be accessed via the myPers scrolling banner or on the Force Development page. Additionally, the Invitation to Apply can be
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