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Oct. 17, 2018

"Hobby" A Personality Profile on Todd P. Cichonowicz

Cichonowicz’ love and experience riding motorcycles has brought many benefits to his life.

Sept. 17, 2018

Dedication and pride: Story of a Packers' fan

Ron R. Rahorn said he grew up watching the Green Bay Packers in Beloit, Wisconsin. Rahorn became a fan by default because of how young he was when he was first exposed to the Packers. His dad sat him

Sept. 17, 2018

A lasting legacy: DINFOS department head retires after 24 years

“I taught my last class on Friday,” said Ron Rahorn in his silk broadcaster’s voice. “My wife even came in for it.”“That was fun,” Heather Ann Rahorn told him. “If I would have known that, I would

May 31, 2018

DINFOS soldiers get Moore: Army reintroduces drill sergeants to AIT after 11 years

While Joseph D. Moore was growing up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, his only role models were family members with blue-collar jobs, he said. After graduation from high school, he found himself working

May 31, 2018

‘Deceptively athletic’ DINFOS instructor sets an example of personal growth

On a warm, beautiful day in October 2007, Katie Walsh was riding in the Sea Gull Century bike ride, a 100-mile course along Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It was her first athletic competition as an adult.

May 7, 2018

DINFOS chaplain shares financial knowledge, experience

Students and staff members alike have been flocking recently to Air Force Maj. Chris Watson’s Bible studies, which have been held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at the Defense Information School on Fort

Oct. 13, 2017

DINFOS takes a different approach to sharing history, traditions

This year Navy instructors and students at the Defense Information School celebrated the Navy’s birthday a little differently. A week-long celebration began by unveiling a display case and mural

Oct. 3, 2017

DINFOS instructor, wife foster puppies

Daniel Mennuto and his wife, Mary Mennuto, have fostered over 75 puppies in the last two years.“My wife went camping with her friends down to Mexico,” said Mennuto, whose dark hair complements his

Oct. 2, 2017

DINFOS instructor shows love for Alabama football

The year is 1980. Two prestigious college football programs are on Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama, battling it out in a defensive slugfest. The Alabama and Notre Dame teams are playing for the

May 24, 2017

DINFOS workers ballroom, hula dance despite knee pain

In the summer of 2014, Ingrid Ayber Jackson and her husband decided to take American waltz dance classes for their daughter’s wedding the following year. Little did she know this decision would draw