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Posts by Curt LaFond

Posted on 05/11/2020 at 11:28 PM by Curt LaFond

We've posted information about three new ideas to the Cadet Proving Grounds, our space for testing and experimentation. Read, consider,...

Posted on 03/16/2020 at 03:06 PM by Curt LaFond

Nearly all in-person cadet operations, worldwide, are on hold for the first time in our 77-year history. During this pause...

Posted on 11/21/2019 at 11:48 AM by Curt LaFond

What place should a Cadet Ball, formal dinner, or military dining-out occupy in the CAP Cadet Program? I write as...

Posted on 10/10/2019 at 01:54 PM by Curt LaFond

Cadet Publications Updated We have updated several cadet publications to keep cadet life current and relevant. If you’re familiar with...

Posted on 07/31/2019 at 01:37 PM by Curt LaFond

Cadet News + Innovations is the CAP cadet community’s annual summary of what’s new and on the horizon in cadet...

Posted on 07/29/2019 at 09:26 AM by Curt LaFond

Volunteerism is an expression of political freedom that exists only in a democratic society. That fact came home to me...

Posted on 10/30/2018 at 10:47 AM by Curt LaFond

We’ve updated the O-Flight pamphlet, now to be known as CAPP 60-40, Cadet Orientation Flight Program Guide. It supersedes CAPP...

Posted on 08/20/2018 at 12:00 PM by Curt LaFond

Introducing the Cadet Cyber Badge and Cadet STEM Badge. These new recognition programs will motivate cadets to participate in activities...

Posted on 07/23/2018 at 08:15 AM by Curt LaFond

The Cadet Aviation Careers Manager will administer a new program that makes aviation training accessible to cadets. The incumbent must...

Posted on 07/11/2018 at 09:33 AM by Curt LaFond

Our annual Cadet News + Innovations booklet is available. Every year at National Conference, we lead a discussion on what's...
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