One of the results of the religious “scandals” that have plagued the US Air Force Academy over the past few years was the creation of the Cadet Interfaith Council. The CIC was the subject of the latest USAFA news article on religious expression and diversity at the Academy.
The 20-member cadet group serves as a focal point for religious issues in the cadet wing. Current president Cadet 2nd Class Philicia Fahrenbruch notes the Council helped ‘protect’ the time set aside for SPIRE on Monday evenings last year, and has helped deal with other issues since then.
Some of the topics noted in the article highlight the continued sensitivity of religion at the Air Force Academy: Read more