Just a couple of SAM alumni making a difference in the world:
Carly is a Lieutenant assigned to Misawa Air Force Base, which is about 200 miles north of the earthquake and nuclear disaster areas. It is a location where much of the rescue and relief efforts have been coordinated and she works with the base civil engineering squadron.
Kirk is a Captain assigned to the NATO ISAF(International Security Assistance Force) post in Kabul, Afghanistan. This is also a coordination point used by multiple nations. His job classification is analytical scientist. Kirk is responsible for monitoring the war efforts.