Schaffer and Schmidt holding CU flag

Buffs Rescue Man From Nevada Mountains

Nov. 11, 2021

On Oct. 21 the Search and Rescue Team at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Fallon in Nevada received a call that a geologist conducting field studies in the nearby mountains fell and dislocated his knee. He was stuck on the steep terrain.

WAVES performing airplane maintenence

Making Waves

June 1, 2020

Throughout WWII, more than 100,000 WAVES — Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service — took positions at 900 stations in the U.S., freeing men to participate in overseas combat.