Air Force Institute of Technology en Wright-Patt Suspends Classes Amid Shutdown <p>Aviation-related classes have been canceled at Ohio&#39;s largest military base as a result of furloughs triggered by the federal government shutdown.</p><p>The Dayton Daily News reports the Air Force Institute of Technology suspended classes this week at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. About 8,700 civilian employees were sent home without pay when the partial federal government shutdown began Tuesday.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 20:35:00 +0000 Associated Press & Dayton Daily News 40159 at Cyber Security <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The August 2011 installment of SOCHE TALKS featuring Dr. Rusty Bladwin, from the Air Force Institute of Technology on Cyber Security.</p> Sun, 21 Aug 2011 14:35:15 +0000 4347 at Cyber Security Cyber Engineering Students Graduate with Hackfest <div>Students of a cyber engineering course at the Air Force Institute of Technology will graduate today at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base - after the program&#39;s capstone event. 31 program graduates were separated into two teams competing against each other in large-scale cyber warfare. The cyber security boot camp was created by AFIT&rsquo;s center for cyberspace research in response to the growing number of cyber security issues.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><p>Dr. Tim Lacey is the IT Director and is also one of the course&rsquo;s instructors. Sun, 14 Aug 2011 16:31:35 +0000 Jerry Kenney 3829 at