The restoration includes replacing the chapel’s aluminum skin, removing and cleaning 24,000 stained-glass tiles, stiffening the steel superstructure and adding a water barrier.
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The hazing involved trying to get freshmen swimmers to throw up as well as stripping and blindfolding them.
The episode previously prompted the academy's superintendent to make a widely viewed speech warning that racists were not welcome at the school.
Boulder resident Lynn Hall's book "Caged Eyes" recounts life as an underclassman at the Academy and a culture she says was hostile to women.
To celebrate, the band, based out of Peterson Air Force Base near Colorado Springs, commissioned two new works.
David Higgins will compete in prone rifle after becoming the first cadet-athlete to make the U.S. Olympic team.
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The demonstration squadron had flown over the Air Force Academy's annual commencement exercises, where the president spoke.
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