Line cadre are absolutely essential to the success of Encampment. However, imagine an Encampment run only by line staff. Worn-out, emaciated students struggle to extricate themselves from their wet, dewy sleeping-bags on the grass. Feebly, they pull themselves upright in response to the irritated snaps of the sleep-deprived line cadre, who have spent the night foraging for non-poisonous berries to feed to their nearly starvin...

On Thursday, the students of Tri-Wing Encampment exploded into action at the Gunpowder Reservation obstacle course and Leadership Reaction Course. Boldly, cadets bounded over barricades, brought barrels over barriers, and basked in the brutal brunt of boiling broad daylight. Working in squads of eight to ten, most successfully conquered whatever obstacle with which they were confronted. There were moments of doubt of second-g...

For centuries, men have been fascinated with the concept of flight, from the Greek myth of Daedalus and Icarus to Leonardo da Vinci's designs of a flying machine to Otto Lilienthal and the Wright Brothers. However, although contemporary commercial airlines fulfill this dream past all expectations, they are rather tame. True, you can marvel at the airplane's immense size, but this very quality leaves passengers without any sen...

Encampment is a complicated organism, and it is reliant on a great many components for it to continue to run. However, the foremost of these important components is the line cadre. It is true that without line cadre, Encampment could not possibly run. However, it is more to the point to say that if Encampment had line cadre that did not fulfill their jobs with anything less than perfection, Encampment would fail. If they did...

Some might debate what the most memorable moments of Tri-Wing Encampment (TWE) are. Arguably, one could make cases for quite a few moments: in-processing on the first day, tense drill evaluations, the banquet on the second-to-last day, or the last day's grand Pass and Review. However, some of the hardest moments to forget are those of being jerked awake at five in the morning by deafening and rollicking

rock music and rushed o...

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