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UVM ROTC program instills community and leadership in students

Sophomore Joey Henrikson stands in the parking lot of the Army ROTC building, Jan. 16. Army ROTC has scholarships available for both college-bound highschool students and currently enrolled college students.

Ella Ruehsen, Cynic News Reporter

January 30, 2020

On any given Wednesday, as students shuffle from class to class, a group of students stand out.  Clad in camouflage fatigues, these students make up UVM’s Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps.  While balancing the classes and extra-circulars every other UVM student does, these students are also t...

UVM ROTC ranked in top eight

ROTC cadets during field training at Fort Ethan Allen in Jericho, Vt. Sept. 26. UVM's ROTC was ranked No. 8 in the country among mid-sized schools. Oliver Pomazi/The Vermont Cynic

Alexandra Shannon

March 3, 2016

UVM’s senior Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps recently received the 2016 MacArthur Award. The MacArthur Award was awarded to eight schools nationwide. There are 275 ROTC programs in the country, which are broken into eight brigades, Battalion Commander senior Julie Silverberg said. The top...

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