Air Force Airman 1st Class Stephanie Vargas graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Vargas is the daughter of Theresa Ramos-Villega of Waverly Street, Yonkers, and niece of Luz Rios of Weeks Avenue, Bronx.
She is a 2004 graduate of John F. Kennedy High School, Bronx. She earned a bachelor’s degree in 2011 from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York.