Video: Air Force Academy: Diverse Opportunities
B-roll showing some of the unique opportunities at the Air Force's Academy. These include working in behavioral sciences, cadets working with rats on negotiating a maze. Noon meal formation of the cadet wing, a daily event at the Academy where the public can view cadets marching. Cadets building and programming robots running through a maze. A summer program, FERL, (Field Engineering Readiness Laboratory), cadets in the civil engineering program spend three weeks in a hands on, learn as you go outdoor classroom which includes heavy equipment operations, material testing, surveying, and structural design and building. Computer science includes work in cyber-warfare defense and network administration. Weather courses are offered and provide a chance to launch an atmospheric monitoring balloon. FalconSat is a unique program offered to all cadets at the Academy, a chance to be involved in design, build, testing, and operations of an orbiting satellite.