USAG-KA PROFILES: JOE RUBON

April 29, 2017 / JORDAN VINSON Meet Joe Rubon. He is one of half a dozen Marshallese citizens whom Kwajalein Range Services hired in recent years to keep the Kiernan Re-entry Measurement System site on target in its mission to monitor space around the Earth for satellites, debris and foreign missile launches. Rubon works at…

THE STORY OF JEBRO – A MARSHALLESE FOLKLORE TALE

APRIL 22, 2017 / JORDAN VINSON Like many Pacific islanders, folklore and spoken tales were extremely important tools around which traditional Marshal­lese communities organized themselves, set ethical norms and taught younger generations about how to live as Marshallese. Many Marshallese mythological tales sprouted purely out of the creative minds of those who told them, such…

USAG-KA PROFILES: HESBON JOKAS AND JERRY SAMUEL

APRIL 15, 2017 / JORDAN VINSON Meet Hesbon Jokas and Jerry Samuel. They are two members of a small group of Marshallese citizens employed by Kwajalein Range Services to keep the Kiernan Re-entry Measurement System site on target in its mis­sion to monitor space around the Earth for satellites, debris and foreign missile launches. Both…