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A day in the life of an ROTC Cadet Christian Hernandez

A day in the life of an ROTC Cadet Christian Hernandez
November 11, 2019

Although I was a reservist before contracting to commission, I had some specific active duty time. Besides Initial Entry Training, my active duty experience consisted of annual training with my reserve...

Glenn Smith: From fighting fires to front desk

November 11, 2019

Although many know Glenn Smith as the friendly Public Safety Specialist at the desk in Olshan Lobby who greets students as they arrive at the school, few know that Smith had served in the Air Force for...

Thomas Nolan: Serving the country on the seas

Thomas Nolan: Serving the country on the seas
November 11, 2019

Following his family tradition of serving the country, Public Safety Specialist Thomas Nolan enlisted in the US Navy in October 1978 and concluded his service in 1982. Nolan’s brother had enlisted two...

Military law runs in the Feldmeier family

Military law runs in the Feldmeier family
November 11, 2019

With grandfathers, aunts, uncles, and a father all involved in military service, siblings Elizabeth Feldmeier Vieyra ‘04 and Robert Feldmeier ‘97 are continuing a family tradition by serving as officers...

Intel officer Jacobson ’09 reflects on military experience

Intel officer Jacobson '09 reflects on military experience
November 11, 2019

When former US Marine Corps Captain and Intelligence Officer Benjamin Jacobson ‘09 reflects on his time in the armed forces, he sees how his lessons from his service translate into the values he carries...

From maroon and white to Green Beret

From maroon and white to Green Beret
November 11, 2019

Daniel Katz ‘00 was enamored with the military for as long as he can remember, he said. “If you asked my friends at Horace Mann, I was known for being the guy who knew a lot about aircraft, and in...

Diversity in the military

Diversity in the military
November 11, 2019

Over time, the American military has become increasingly diverse, reflecting the changing demographics of our society, Army Col. Seth Morgulas ‘89 said. In 2004, the military was comprised of 36% racial...

The Fiske guide for applying to ROTC

The Fiske guide for applying to ROTC
November 11, 2019

For some students, “Senior Fall” is more than just stressing over the Common App and college supplements. Every year, fewer than a handful of students opt to apply to a Federal Service Academy or a...

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