• Chaplains vector people, programs, professionals

    The Air Force Reserve Command chaplain convened the annual chaplain vectoring board here Feb. 6.While the AFRC manages the accessions training program, Col. Gary Califf, AFRC command chaplain, calls on active duty and Air National Guard chaplains to help vector chaplain candidates for further training and development before they graduate from
  • Reserve Command seeks to recruit recruiters

    Tasked with filling the ranks, recruiters are at the start of all Airmen's careers, and now they're looking to pull from those ranks to fill their own. The Air Force Reserve Command is now actively seeking Airmen who want to serve as full-time recruiters on active-guard and reserve tours, said Senior Master Sgt. Robert Mielke, 434th Air Refueling
  • 47-year-old mom joins AF Reserve

    Imagine... your child just graduated high school and is deciding between college and the Air Force, but at 47-years-old, you join instead. That is exactly what Capt. Karen Stewart, a newly qualified flight nurse with the 315th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. did."After my son graduated from high school, he was trying
  • Recruiters officially recognized for excellence

    Airmen of the Air Force Reserve Command Recruiting Service learned they were selected to receive the Air Force Organizational Excellence Award Dec. 9.The award will be conferred to the nearly 500 Airmen of the Recruiting Service for their exceptional service during the period from October 2010 to September 2012.Recruiting Service commander Col.
  • Air Force on ice: Reserve enlists six during hockey game

    Six men and women took the first steps toward future careers in the Air Force Reserve during the first period intermission of the Wichita Thunder hockey game against the Tulsa Oilers, at Intrust Bank Arena, Dec. 7.Colonel Mark S. Larson, commander, 931st Air Refueling Group presided over the ceremony, delivering the oath of enlistment to the
  • Reserve wing holds enlistment ceremony at Punkin Chunkin

    The 512th Airlift Wing conducted an enlistment ceremony during the World Championship Punkin Chunkin Opening Ceremony Nov. 2 in Bridgeville, Del. On stage at an event, which attracted thousands, the Dover AFB Honor Guard presented the colors, and 2nd Lt. Adara Scholl, 436th AW, sang the national anthem. The military ceremony featured two recruits
  • Pre-screening test helps reserve recruiters match people with jobs

    Active duty Air Force recruiters began offering applicants an unproctored online version of the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery, Nov. 1.The new Pre-screening, internet-delivered Computer Adaptive Test is a practice test for the ASVAB, the comprehensive exam used by all branches of the military to get a general idea of an applicant's
  • McChord reservists represent at historic state fair

    Air Force Reserve recruiters and 446th Airlift Wing Citizen Airmen from aircraft maintenance, civil engineer, airlift, and aeromedical evacuation units participated in creating awareness for visitors at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup, Wash., Sept. 16-18. They greeted fairgoers and came away with more than 50 potential recruits over the three
  • Get1Now allows reservists to build future, reap rewards

    Reservists can help the Air Force Reserve find candidates for the next generation of Citizen Airmen and receive rewards and recognition at the same time through the Get1Now program. Managed by the Air Force Reserve Command Recruiting Service, the program encourages reservists to recommend the people they know - friends, family and acquaintances -