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June 8, 2018

Col. Neuman's final flight

June 5, 2018

An information highway to career and educational resources

The mission of the Employment Assistance Program at Barksdale Air Force Base is to support all Department of Defense cardholders in achieving short and long-term employment, by providing resources for education, training and career goals. Located at the Airman and Family Readiness Center, the EAP provides individual services to include dressing for success, mock interviews, negotiating techniques and resume critiques. Other services offered include career assessment, traditional resume, job fair preparation, starting a small business and federal employment workshops.

June 5, 2018

101 days of public health summertime food safety

As summertime food, fun and weather fast approaches, the cookouts and picnics will follow. The 2nd Medical Group Public Health Flight wants to remind everyone to be attentive to food safety as you enjoy the sun and fun.

May 29, 2018

COMMENTARY: Spiritual resilience

Over the last several weeks I have been exploring the intersection between the mind, body, social and spiritual life. Last week we touched on how our social connections impact our mental health. This week I want to focus on how the spiritual is the glue that holds all of them together.

May 29, 2018

Competing for excellence: a marksman’s battle

May 24, 2018

Law revisions benefit dependent medical practitioners

Louisiana lawmakers approved two bills allowing out-of-state nursing and physical therapy medical practice licenses to be transferrable into Louisiana. These law revisions will allow licensed military dependents to more easily assimilate into the local workforce.

May 24, 2018

BX air conditioning to be fixed

The air conditioning at the Base Exchange at Barksdale is broken and is currently under construction.

May 23, 2018

Police Week Quadrathalon

May 23, 2018

COMMENTARY: Social, mental connection

“Health is more than the absence of disease. It is a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing.” Unknown

May 23, 2018

STARBASE students become the teachers

Through the sound of children’s chatter and laughter, a fifth-grade science lesson on Isaac Newton’s laws of motion is set to begin. But for this lesson, the students became the teachers sharing what they learned from STARBASE. STARBASE, a Department of Defense-wide youth program with an affiliate located on Barksdale Air Force Base, sponsored by the 307th Bomb Wing, focuses on engaging elementary students to explore and learn topics in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, known academically as STEM.