Nellis AFB spouses bring healing to Las Vegas community

In the days since the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting, the Nellis Air Force Base and Las Vegas communities have found strength in unified actions to rebuild hope. As Las Vegas moves toward a state of recovery, Nellis AFB spouses are combining efforts to provide for the needs of community volunteers, displaced family members and […]

New sorority is just for military spouses

Ever wish you could join a sorority for military spouses? Air Force spouse Tonya Rankins did, so she started one. Alpha Lambda Psi is believed to be the first sorority just for military spouses, and it officially launched September 23. “I had been having a vision to do a sorority for a while now,” said Rankins, […]

Be thankful for contributions of military spouses

Editor’s Note: Air Force Col. Aaron “Chewy” Burgstein wrote this unpublished commentary in the fall of 2014 while undergoing medical treatment for a brain tumor. He unfortunately passed away on Jan. 27, 2015. In recognition of Military Spouses Appreciation Day on May 21 and Memorial Day on May 31, Air Force News is publishing Col. Burgstein’s […]

5 top frustrations of the working military spouse

5 top frustrations of the working military spouse

By T.T. Robinson, Spousebuzz.com Military spouses have unique challenges in the workforce — that’s an understatement. If you’re a military spouse and you’ve looked for a job, had a job or are currently working, then you understand “The Plight” of the military spouse in the employment world. We went to In Gear Career’s Amplify in […]