Whether you’re worried about random acts of terror, criminal targeting or performing your unofficial ambassador duties, as a U.S. servicemember, civilian or dependent you have a responsibility to protect yourself while living abroad.
The world of volunteering can be overwhelming, even more so if you have children. We, as responsible parents, want to teach our kids to be generous with our time and resources, but we are sometimes turned away from serving if we have young children.
If you speak German and can pass a grueling five- to six-hour language proficiency exam, a world of benefits awaits you at Kaiserslautern Technical University. Originally founded in 1970 in a partnership with the University of Trier, it became a stand-alone university in 1975.
Perhaps you let go of a lot of your furniture to lighten the weight load before your last PCS. Or, you like to purchase new (or new to you) items when you arrive at your new duty station. That is understandable.
High school can be the hardest time for a military child to PCS. They’ve worked hard to earn a reputation in their sport or activity and with their teachers. They have friends and a routine they don’t want to leave. Switching allegiance from one school to another is hard.
A plus to living in Europe is the opportunity to participate in numerous outdoor festivals, events and activities held year-round. Then, there is the weather. Similar to that of the Pacific Northwest, the weather in Germany, the U.K.
Kaiserslautern Elementary School (KES), for the second year in a row, competed in the First Lego League (FLL) competition sponsored by DODEA. Teams from all over Europe competed in the event on March 20 and 21.
If you’ve been on a U.S. Air Force installation recently, you may have noticed things looking a little more hairy. The collective groan heard around the world on March 1 from significant others and spouses came to you courtesy of Mustache March.
American Forces Network (AFN) Super Bowl LI coverage begins hours before the big game, Feb. 5 at 9 a.m. CET/ 5 p.m. JKT on AFN|sports. The Super Bowl pre-game starts at 8 p.m. CET Feb. 5/4 a.m. JKT Feb. 6. Kick-off time is 12:25 a.m. CET/8:25 a.m. JKT Feb. 6.