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Wes O'Donnell

A veteran of both the US Army and US Air Force, Professor Wes O’Donnell is a highly sought after presenter who has recently spoken at TEDx on Data Visualization and the US Air Force Academy on Leadership. He is noted for his fascinating, informative, dynamic and entertaining keynotes. Wes educates companies and government organizations on a number of topics ranging from emerging technology and big data visualization to veteran’s issues and leadership. But Wes’ best talks tend to center around his personal journey from poverty to distinguished entrepreneur and professor; a truly inspiring journey.

Multiple Air Force Base Names to be Changed to “Space Base”

In the coming months, several U.S. Air Force bases could get new names, according to General John "Jay" Raymond, commander of U.S. Space Command. Raymond will serve as the first chief of space operations (CSO) in charge of the U.S. Space Force.

Why the U.S. Will Not Re-Institute the Military Draft

On Friday, January 2, the White House announced “At the direction of the President, the U.S. military has taken decisive defensive action to protect U.S. personnel abroad by killing Qasem Soleimani, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force, a US-designated Foreign Terrorist Organization.”

Russian Spy Vessel Leaves US Southeastern Coast Waters

The Russian spy ship Viktor Leonov reportedly has returned to international waters off the U.S. southeastern coast after operating in what two unnamed U.S. officials told CNN was an "unsafe manner."

Wreaths Across America 2019 a Huge Success Thanks to Volunteers

Few things are as humbling as a national cemetery. There is a certain solemnity to a visit there as if the Earth’s gravity was somehow stronger at these poignant locations.

Military Spouses: Achieving Online Education Success

Military spouses face particular challenges in completing their education. Continuous moves from changes in duty station make completing a degree at a traditional brick-and-mortar school nearly impossible.

Honor the Fallen this Holiday with Wreaths Across America

On Saturday, December 14, 2019, volunteers from all over the United States will participate in one of the year’s most sincere and heartfelt traditions to honor the fallen during the holiday season.