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Misawa Air Base director Asako Tuttle tries out an Oculus Rift virtual-reality headset at Makerspace, a new facility at the home of the 35th Fighter Wing devoted to science, technology, engineering and mathematics.  SETH ROBSON/STARS AND STRIPES

Serious about STEM: Misawa library’s new annex lets patrons try out 3D printing, robotics, virtual reality

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan — Virtual-reality goggles, 3D printers, robots, tablet computers and electrical engineering kits are common sights at on-...

Nile C. Kinnick Red Devils senior cross country runner Akimanzi Siibo won the Kanto finals, DODEA -apan finals and the Far East Division I title this season and ran the Pacific's fastest time of 16 minutes, 8.3 seconds.  EMMANESTA STOVALL/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Cross Country: Siibo ran at his own pace all the way to Far East title

Most cross country runners say they don’t worry so much about their opponents as how they themselves are doing on the courses.

But given...

Matthew C. Perry junior Angelique Armijo ran the best time by a DODEA-Pacific runner this season, won the DODEA-Japan final and took the Division II title in the Far East meet.  DAVE ORNAUER/STARS AND STRIPES

Cross Country: Armijo followed her passion; everyone else followed her

A year earlier, Angelique Armijo was serving, setting and diving for digs on the volleyball courts at Matthew C. Perry.

But her passion –...

U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Alon Humphrey, 3rd ABCT, 1st AD Public Affairs

Bulldog Soldiers volunteer at local school

CAMP HUMPHREYS, Republic of Korea -- Soldiers with 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division volunteered at Humphreys Central...

Brig. Gen. Kristin Goodwin (left), commandant of cadets at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., chats with a group of cadets on the terrazzo, Nov. 13, 2018. The five cadets seen here helped a family out of an overturned vehicle after it lost traction and slid off the highway near Breckenridge, Nov. 11, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Joshua Armstrong)

Air Force Academy cadets help family out of crashed car

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. -- Returning from a weekend ski trip in Breckenridge, Colorado, five Air Force Academy cadets witnessed the vehicle...

Soldiers of the 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command and Keimyung University’s students, faculty, and Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Cadets divide into teams before heading out to enjoy Cultural Activities, Nov. 14, 2018 at KMU, Daegu, Republic of Korea. Soldiers of the 19th ESC were welcomed by the faculty and students of KMU for a combined organizational day, named “Keimyung-Team 19 Friendship Day.” (U.S. Army photo by Korean Augmentation to the U.S. Army Cpl. Jeong, Ji Hun)

Keimyung University welcomes Soldiers of 19th ESC for Combined Organizational Day Celebration

Keimyung University’s faculty and students welcomed Soldiers of the 19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command to the university’s campus for a...

Retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert M. Worley II, director of education service for the Veterans Benefit Administration, listens during a House Veterans' Affairs subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill, Nov. 15, 2018. (JOE GROMELSKI/STARS AND STRIPES)

Leader of Forever GI Bill implementation reassigned to Houston office

WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs official leading implementation of a major expansion to veterans’ education benefits will be...

Falling enrollment prompted officials to combine the Seoul American Middle School and the Seoul American High School. (KIM GAMEL/STARS AND STRIPES)

Yongsan Garrison schools to close in June after six decades of teaching military kids

YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea — U.S. elementary, middle and high schools on Yongsan will close at the end of this school year as the military...

Tennis: International schools come out on top again

KADENA AIR BASE, Okinawa – Christian Academy Japan’s Kaito Masuda was as familiar with his Far East tennis boys singles foe as he could be...

Christian Academy Japan Knights volleyball players celebrate their Far East Division II tournament title.  KRYSTAL DUENAS/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Girls Volleyball: Knights hold off Trojans to break title drought

CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea – After a slow start to the tournament, Christian Academy Japan turned it on the last two days and captured its first...

Kubasaki players celebrate their Far East Division I girls volleyball championship and their fourth in five seasons.  KRYSTAL DUENAS/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Girls Volleyball: Kubasaki rallies past Seisen to reclaim throne

CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea – A setting adjustment made the difference for Kubasaki as it rallied from two sets down Saturday to capture its...

Zama quarterback Nick Canada had a rushing and a passing TD in the losing cause. He finished the season having accounted for 22 touchdowns, 16 in the air.  JACK HIGBEE/SPECIAL TO STRIPES

Football: Cougars complete stunning turnaround by downing Zama

CAMP ZAMA, Japan – Osan’s football program has come a long way in two years.

Jaden Wright rushed for two touchdowns, Gregory Lunn recovered...