Last weekend we continued our class ring time-honored tradition that began in 2016. As you might know, the class ring tradition is prevalent across America in both high schools and universities. What you may not know is that it grew out of a military tradition, one that started at the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1935. The rings that we don on this day … [Read more...] about Homecoming Weekend Ring Ceremony Unites Cadets to Bear Battalion and Alumni!
Congratulations to Missouri State University's "Bear Battalion" Army ROTC Ranger Challenge teams. Over the last eight weeks, these Cadets put forth an extraordinary effort to hone their skills as a team. The teams consisted of students with a variety of majors and academic classes ranging from Freshmen to Graduate. The Ranger Challenge competition involves a variety of tasks … [Read more...] about MSU’s “Bear Battalion” Ranger Challenge Team wins four consecutive years at Task Force Competition!!!
LT Holbrook, a Spring 2018 graduate of Missouri State University and the Army ROTC program, received an Army Achievement Medal for his exceptional performance while temporarily assigned as a Gold Bar Recruiter over the last few months. He recently moved on to his next level of training as an Armor Officer. We expect great things from LT Holbrook! Strive for … [Read more...] about 2LT Holbrook receives Army Achievement Medal
Congratulations to Jonathan for his commitment to service and starting on a rewarding career path to become an Army Officer. ROTC scholarships are available to eligible high school seniors and college students. Welcome to The Bear Battalion Jonathan! … [Read more...] about Congratulations Jonathan Baumann on your 3 year ROTC Scholarship!!!
It's not too soon to plan for graduation and commissioning. We are already getting questions, so here are some answers for Friday, 16 May 2014: Commencement for all Bear Battalion graduates will be the 10 a.m. ceremony- regardless of major. Gold Bar Commissioning will be at 4 p.m. in the Plaster Student Union Theater. All facilities are accessible, so please let us know … [Read more...] about Make plans for May 2014 graduation, commissioning