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Reserve Officer Training Corps

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) is a college-based program for training commissioned officers of the United States armed forces.

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My friend Greg is in the Macy's reserve officer training corps program
...to voluntarily serve their required time in the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps.
Say hello to the University of Miami Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps for 2017.
Thanks to the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps for a ROUSING
Council Meeting: Members of the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) pose with the Reno City Council.
On my own, yeah. . And I'm also in the Junior Reserve Officer's Training Corps.
NC High School Opens Indoor Shooting Range. Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program to train in new...
Marine Junior Reserve Officer’s Training Corps will be holding their annual Inspection.
to formally recognize Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, renewing relations after decades.
Harvard will formally recognize the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program this Friday.
High School Opens Gun Range for Navy Jr. ROTC: Members of the Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps progr...
You do realize it's ONE school and its Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps students, right?
Members of the Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program at a North Carolina high school reportedly will...
Danielle Brown received the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps scholarship. Read more: (story by
Well, if it's for minors, it's JROTC which stands for Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps.
He was a member of the Duquesne Reserve Officers' Training Corps and later served as an Air Force officer for two years. Stationed in Korea.
end of Ch10 discusses the birth of the Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC),almost at their 100yr anniv. http:/…
1961: My father's genius participating in Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps saw human experiments with bright young people.
i will be wearing them for Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps at my school
Tremendously proud of earning 100% on the US Naval Academy Reserve Officer Training Corps physical evaluation! You amaze me!⚓️
AlterNet says the officers that come from Reserve Officer Training Corps programs at civilian universities seem to be just as good as...
A new generation preparing to serve our country. Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets from Homestead High...
JROTC stands for Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps & you can only take that class if its in your school so .. Stop chattn
Observations from an analysis of the US Army's Reserve Officer Training Corps leadership assessmen...
I did JROTC in school. discusses some of the benefits of Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps programs.
Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps programs can instill skills in students that help them in all aspects of life.
The Xavier University - Philippine Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps was awarded by the Armed Forces of...
TSU FAMILY NOTABLE MAN GENERAL LLOYD W. “FIG” NEWTON… TSU Family Notable Man General Lloyd W. "Fig" Newton was commander of Air Education and Training Command, headquartered at Randolph Air Force Base, Texas. As commander, he was responsible for the recruiting, training and education of Air Force personnel. His command included Air Force Recruiting Service, two numbered Air Forces and Air University. Air Education and Training Command consists of 13 bases, more than 43,000 active duty members and 14,000 civilians. The general was born in Ridgeland, S.C., where he graduated from Jasper High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Education from Tennessee State University, Nashville, where he was commissioned as a distinguished graduate through the Reserve Officer Training Corps program in 1966. After completing pilot training at Williams Air Force Base, Ariz., in June 1967, he attended F-4D qualification training at George Air Force Base, Calif. He flew 269 combat missions from ...
Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) instructors prepare high school students for college and for a postive role in our communities. We’re happy to provide JROTC instructors with electronic Leave and Earnings Statements via their myPay accounts. Every month you’ll know not only how much we’re sending to your bank accounts, but also the deductions (federal/state withholdings, Medicare, Social Security, etc.) Your LES is available at
On this Memorial Day, I would like to remember the life of LT Christopher Edward Mosko. Lt. Mosko served in an EOD (Explosive Ordinance Disposal) unit in the U.S. Navy. He was killed in action in Afghanistan a few years ago. Please take a few minutes to read about the life of Lt. Mosko and the many awards he won defending our nation, including the Bronze Star Medal with Valor he was awarded posthumously. Lt. Mosko is survived by his wife, Amanda, of Malvern, PA. LT Chris Mosko was born in Worcester, Massachusetts on November 18th, 1983. Upon graduating from Eau Claire Memorial High School in Eau Claire, WI in 2002, he attended Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA where he completed his undergraduate degree in Commerce and Engineering. In 2007, LT Mosko graduated from Drexel and completed his time as a midshipman with the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps at the University of Pennsylvania. Commissioned as an Ensign in the summer of 2007, he reported to Naval Dive and Salvage Training Center in P ...
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/1/14) — The cadets of the Madisonville North Hopkins Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps have earned the prestigious
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Here are good thoughts from a young man in the Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps -...
USAR GRFD ROTC SCHOLARSHIPS 25 FEB 2014 US Army Cadet Command announces the immediate distribution of Guaranteed Reserve Forces Duty (GRFD) Reserve Officer Training Corps scholarships for Army Reserve Soldiers who are either freshman or sophomore college students. These scholarship are intended for use by the USAR nationwide by offering 3 year Dedicated USAR, 3 year Advanced Designee, or 2 year Advanced Designee GRFD scholarships to qualified applicants with a desire to commission as officers and serve in the Army Reserve. Scholarship winners will receive full tuition and fees (unlimited) or room and board (up to $10,000) for 2 or 3 years, a book stipend of $1,200 per year and a monthly Cadet stipend up to $500. Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA to accept a scholarship, be medically qualified within two years, have a valid record APFT passing score and be academically aligned at the time the scholarship is offered. USARC MSC Commanders are designated each four (4) scholarship nominations from within their un ...
I've already mentioned that I'm thinking of joining ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps). I have talked to a bunch of people and our recruiter about which Army field to go into. I also got a bunch of information and I am setting up a meeting with him. I'm really excited! I see this happening.
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Soldiers in the South Dakota Army National Guard’s Officer Candidate School and cadets in the Reserve Officer Training Corps from universities throughout South Dakota and western Ne
Video of drill teams from John Marshall High School Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps from San Antonio, Texas competing in 2008-09.
JROTC students get taste of military life at JBLM: Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets camped out at...
ROTC stands for reserve officer training corps!
University of Northern Iowa Cadet Capt. Mark R. Wieneke was one of only nine students to receive the Governor's Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Award for outstanding achievement this year. The annual awards "honor the men and women for leadership, academics and military achievement." Wieneke grew up in Ankeny and previously served in the Iowa National Guard 133rd Infantry Regiment in Waterloo and with the 133rd A Company in Dubuque. He is currently a biology major at UNI with an impressive 3.54 GPA. After graduation he plans to commission in the Iowa National Guard as an infantry officer and attend optometry school. The UNI Panther Battalion has been producing outstanding Army officers since 1891.
As a freshman at Columbia University in 1970, future Attorney General Eric Holder participated in a five-day occupation of an abandoned Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) headquarters with a group of black students later described by the university’s Black Students’ Organization as “armed,” The Daily Caller has learned. Department of Justice spokeswoman Tracy Schmaler has not responded to questions from The Daily Caller about whether Holder himself was armed — and if so, with what sort of weapon. Holder was then among the leaders of the Student Afro-American Society (SAAS), which demanded that the former ROTC office be renamed the “Malcolm X Lounge.” The change, the group insisted, was to be made “in honor of a man who recognized the importance of territory as a basis for nationhood.” Black radicals from the same group also occupied the office of Dean of Freshman Henry Coleman until their demands were met. Holder has publicly acknowledged being a part of that action. The details ...
Reserve Officer Training Corps...i am not an enlisted officer in the Air Force...yet
MSNBC Military Analyst is Colonel Jack H. Jacobs (retired) he is a recipient of the Medal of Honor, 2 Silver Stars, 3 Bronze Stars and 2 Purple Hearts. He attended Rutgers University, where he earned both Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees. A member of the school's Army Reserve Officer Training Corps program, he entered military service as a second Lt. In the course of his military career, he served as a platoon leader in the 82nd Airborne Division, a battalion executive officer in the 7th Infantry Division (United States), and a battalion commander with the 10th Infantry Regiment in Panama. He spent two tours of duty in Vietnam, both times as an advisor to infantry units in the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN). In his first deployment to Vietnam, Jacobs served as a first lieutenant with Military Assistance Command, Vietnam, in Kien Phong Province, part of the Mekong Delta region. By March 9, 1968, he was working as the assistant battalion advisor for the ARVN's 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantr ...
Project X gets a facelift by Staff Sgt. Gregory Brook 42nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. -- Recently, 28 Squadron Officer College faculty and staff volunteers dedicated more than 100 hours to refurbish the college's Project X leadership reaction course on Maxwell. Project X is used by Squadron Officer School, Officer Training School, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, Air Force Senior Noncommissioned Officer Academy and other schools on Maxwell to teach thousands of Airmen and joint service members problem solving, teamwork, and leadership skills annually. "Project X is where we actually apply the academics and lessons learned in our classrooms," said 36th Student Squadron, SOS, assistant operations officer, Maj. Chris Zaworski. "Our students actually get to test out their newly acquired knowledge of various leadership/followership principles. They are challenged to problem solve, communicate, and work together as teams in stressful, physically challenging, and time-crit ...
The Moberly JROTC (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) is looking for a building or warehouse space that is approximately 20 feet wide x 50 plus (larger if available). They need it for an indoor air rifle range for their competition team. If you know of anyone, please contact Sergeant Major Tucker at Moberly High School, (660) 269-2660.
Cadets with the Kofa High School Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (MCJROTC) provided the opening color guard as part of the honorable Secretary of Education Arne Duncan's "Back to School" bus tour at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma,...
Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps. I'm hoping to join as a an officer in their psychiatric program!
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USS Higgins is happy to host six Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) midshipmen! The midshipmen have been involved in a host of activities including damage control training, ship reaction force training, physical training, seamanship and navigation lessons, ship handling, gun shoots and space tours.
Our guest speaker tomorrow will be Johnny L. Snodgrass, sergeant major US Army (Retired). Sgt. Snodgrass entered the US Army in 1964 and served 26 years. He retired in 1990 and taught Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps for 19 years at Enterprise High School in Enterprise, Alabama. Overseas tours included two tours in Germany, one in Korea and one in Vietnam. Sgt. Snodgrass is married to Barbara Parrish of Vernon, Florida. They have five children, 10 grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
by Joseph Wiszowaty SAUK VILLAGE |  For the second season in a row the drill team from Bloom Trail High School completed their best season ever.  Last year they finished fifth at the Area Three West Drill Meet.   This year’s third place finish proves the unit is on an upswing.  Area Three includes every Navy JROTC (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) unit in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa and Nebraska totaling over 60 units.   The event is held at the same drill hall which is used for boot camp graduation at the Great lakes Naval Station.  The meet not only tests the units ability to march but also an academic exam, fitness competition and personnel inspection are scored as well.  The team placed second in the unarmed regulation and third in the armed regulation competition which is the competition where all units perform the same routine.  In the exhibition routines where the units design their own drill sequence the unit placed fourth in both armed and unarmed.  The physical fitne ...
Pridelets from Tommy for March 4, 2013 1933, the Nazis have succeeded in closing down a number of Berlin's *** bars, according to a local paper. 1973, Betty Friedan tells The New York Times that she's in a battle for control of the National Organization for Women, against a batch of "man-hating *** " 1976, "Man Friday" bombs on Broadway. Peter O'Toole stars in the musical in which Robinson Crusoe's servant offers his body for the pleasure of his Master. 1970, Liberace wants to clothe you! The "Mr. Showmanship" signature collection of men's fashions for upwardly mobile young executives includes several styles of suits, including those made from the ever-popular velvet, Asian fabrics and, well, the drapes from a shop window in Italy. Says Lee, "Things that I dared to wear twelve years ago are now in shop windows everywhere. I guess I was just another person who was too far ahead of his time." 1990, says the New York Times, "A Reserve Officer Training Corps hearing officer has recommended that the Unite ...
This Tuesday is my last day of Cadets, it's been a real honor being a part of it all. It's going to be real hard knowing I won't be wearing the uniform of a cadet anymore. Both the Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) and Royal Canadian Sea Cadets (RCSC) have changed my life. I wouldn't be the man I am today without them.
WHS NJROTC TAKES THIRD OVERALL AT OKLAHOMA DRILL MEET Cadets from Willard High School (WHS) Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) finished with third place at the Western Heights Drill Meet held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma this past weekend. The drill teams qualified for the Area Nine Championship that will be held in Shawnee Mission Kansas on February 16, but they had previously qualified at their home drill meet held on November 3rd. "I believe our teams did alright this past weekend," said Cadet Commander Derek Halle, the unit's commanding officer. "It wasn't what we were expecting but it shows we can do better." At the meet, Willard's Unarmed Drill Teams took second place in both Basic Drill and Exhibition. The Armed Drill Teams, took third place in Basic Drill and Exhibition. Willard also took sixth in Color Guard and fifth in Unit Personal Inspection. The Athletic team took first place in the 220-yd relay and third in 100-yd relay, curl ups and push ups. In individual "knock out" drill ...
Emily Barton graduated from UCLA with a BA in History in 2001. She received her commission as a United States Marine Corps (USMC) Officer in 2001 through Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC). She attended The Basic School in 2002 and earned her Naval Aviator Wings in 2004. She was selected t...
This is the official website of the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) Detachment 470 (Det 470) Wolfpack, located at the University of Nebraska at Omaha
23 December, 2012 The President The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, DC 20500 Senator John Cornyn 517 Hart Senate Office Bldg. Washington, DC 20510 Senator Ted Cruz B40B Dirksen Senate Office Buidling Washington, DC 20510 I am writing to you so that I may appropriately and adequately express my genuine and heart-felt concern for the current political climate in regards to firearm legislation. Some information about me: I have served in the Texas Army National Guard for over four years now since enlisting as a Combat Medic at the age of 17. I am currently pursuing an Army Officer commission through my local Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Battalion at the University of Texas at El Paso. While I am somewhat restricted, due to my current occupation and assignment as a member of the United States Armed Forces, in the views in which I can express regarding political actions, decisions and leadership, I feel that my views, opinions and concerns are information in which you welcome f ...
Here’s a news item from the Associated Press: BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The state of Idaho is suing the federal government for nearly $1.6 million because state attorneys say members of the U.S. Navy's Reserve Officer Training Corps negligently caused a fire at the University of Idaho. The...
Attention students interested in ROTC or applying to Federal Academies Norwich University, Northfield, VT will offer Leadership Challenge Weekend during the winter. The dates are February 1 to 3, 2013 March 1 to 3 & March 29 to 31, 2013 The Leadership Challenge Weekend is designed to expose the college bound student to a military college and university life, while providing a worthwhile leadership experience through the development of individual leadership skills, self-confidence and teamwork. Students participate as members of a team during the course and receive instruction in leadership and effective communications. Students also participate in a Leadership Recreation Course, physical fitness training, water survival training and other physical activities. Briefing on how to apply for college, to the Federal Academies and information on Reserve Officer Training Corps. (ROTC) scholarships and financial aid are part of the 3 day program. Students should only apply if they are interested in pursuing a co ...
this is a good read and lets the people know just what you dont hear on the news.god bless buddy.before being abruptly relieved of duty, served as deputy commander in charge of logistics and support for the 82nd Airborne Division in Afghanistan. He was commissioned an Infantry Officer from the Reserve Officer Training Corps in 1985 and holds a political science degree from West Virginia University, a master’s degree from Central Michigan University, and a master’s degree in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College. He is a graduate of the Infantry Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, Field Artillery Officer Advanced Course, United States Army Command and General Staff College and the United States Naval War College. Before being posted to Afghanistan Sinclair had deployed to combat in Saudi Arabia and Iraq on multiple tours of duty. This highly decorated officer, however, was accused yesterday by US Military prosecutors of sexual misconduct with subordinates and a civilian, of ...
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