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Ramstein enacts first dorm of the quarter inspection

Judges inspect a dorm May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. The dorm of the quarter awards are a new incentive that recognize Airmen for their hard work in keeping their living areas clean and encourages them to continue to maintain a high standard of living during their tours here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

Judges inspect a dorm May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. The dorm of the quarter awards are a new incentive that recognize Airmen for their hard work in keeping their living areas clean and encourages them to continue to maintain a high standard of living during their tours here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

Chief Master Sgt. Phillip Easton, 86th Airlift Wing command chief, inspects a dayroom May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. The dorm of the quarter awards are a new incentive that recognize Airmen for their hard work in keeping their living areas clean and encourage them to continue to maintain a high standard of living during their tours here. This quarter’s winning dorm was building 2119, and second place was building 2418. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

Chief Master Sgt. Phillip Easton, 86th Airlift Wing command chief, inspects a dayroom May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. The dorm of the quarter awards are a new incentive that recognize Airmen for their hard work in keeping their living areas clean and encourage them to continue to maintain a high standard of living during their tours here. This quarter’s winning dorm was building 2119, and second place was building 2418. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

Chief Master Sgt. Todd Simmons, 435th Air Ground Operations Wing command chief, inspects an Airman’s room May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. For Ramstein’s first dorm of the quarter award, the first place dorm building received a $1,000 budget and the second place winners earned $500 to go toward whatever the residents agree upon to maintain or better their living quarters. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

Chief Master Sgt. Todd Simmons, 435th Air Ground Operations Wing command chief, inspects an Airman’s room May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. For Ramstein’s first dorm of the quarter award, the first place dorm building received a $1,000 budget and the second place winners earned $500 to go toward whatever the residents agree upon to maintain or better their living quarters. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

Chief Master Sgt. Mark Redden, 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing command chief, inspects a laundry room May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. For Ramstein’s first dorm of the quarter award, the first place dorm building received a $1,000 budget and the second place winners earned $500 to go toward whatever the residents agree upon to maintain or better their living quarters. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

Chief Master Sgt. Mark Redden, 521st Air Mobility Operations Wing command chief, inspects a laundry room May 17, 2016, at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. For Ramstein’s first dorm of the quarter award, the first place dorm building received a $1,000 budget and the second place winners earned $500 to go toward whatever the residents agree upon to maintain or better their living quarters. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Larissa Greatwood)

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany --  

The first tri-wing dorm of the quarter inspection took place at the end of April.

The dorm of the quarter awards are a new incentive that recognize Airmen for their hard work in keeping their living areas clean and aims to encourage them to continue to maintain a high standard of living during their tours here. The judges inspected a total of 15 dorm buildings.

The first place dorm building received a $1,000 budget and the second place winners earned $500 to spend on what residents agree upon to maintain or better their living quarters.

“This is the first time we’ve done the dorm of the quarter award,” said Master Sgt. Calandra Folds, 86th Civil Engineer Squadron superintendent of unaccompanied housing. “We had a team of First Sergeants go out and judge the dorms on Kapaun, and two teams

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