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AFA ranked No. 1 undergrad by National Science Foundation

The Air Force Academy has done it again. The school has been named the No. 1 undergraduate research and development school by the National Science Foundation. The new list ranks all schools – graduate and undergraduate – and overall, the AFA comes in at 168 overall, moving up from 175th place last year. The Air… Continue Reading AFA ranked No. 1 undergrad by National Science Foundation

AFA cadets travel to Pueblo for STEM outreach

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Air Force Academy cadets and professors are attempting to engage students’ interest in science, engineering, math and technology careers. A team of 30 cadets and four professors will be in Pueblo at Chavez-Huerta Preparatory School in Pueblo for the entire class day, providing demonstrations about rockets, robots, gliders, physics and chemistry. The activities are part… Continue Reading AFA cadets travel to Pueblo for STEM outreach

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USAFA, CC and UCCS tops in the nation

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Colorado Springs is home to three top colleges, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2013 Best Colleges rankings. The U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado College and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs all made the list of the best in the country. The U.S. Air Force Academy tied the U.S. Naval Academy as… Continue Reading USAFA, CC and UCCS tops in the nation

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USAFA researchers take invention to zero-gravity

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A few Air Force Academy researchers hope to take their latest invention where few have gone before — to near-Earth orbit. Continue Reading USAFA researchers take invention to zero-gravity

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Two Colorado Springs colleges made it on to the Forbes.com “Best Colleges” list. They were the highest-ranked of 11 Colorado schools on the list of the top 610 best schools. The United States Air Force Academy ranked No. 11 (down from No. 7 last year) and Colorado College was No. 51 (up from 53 in… Continue Reading Springs’ colleges lead Forbes Colorado “best” list

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Renovated USAFA housing ready for move-in

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The first 123 homes at the United States Air Force Academy have been renovated. They’re all part of a multi-phase, five-neighborhood privatization program that will affect five neighborhoods. The first phase includes 257 units. Forest City Military Communities and Hunt Building Company won the contract to build and manage the housing areas last year. Both… Continue Reading Renovated USAFA housing ready for move-in

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