UND Army And Air Force ROTC Cadets To Be Commissioned As Officers At Separate Events Saturday

The UND Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps commissioning ceremony is scheduled for 9 a.m., Saturday , May 12, at the Empire Arts Center. UND President Kelley and Colonel Timothy E. Bush, commander of the Grand Forks Air Force Base, will preside over that ceremony.

Meanwhile, the UND Army ROTC commissioning ceremony is slated to take place at 9 a.m., May 12, at Burtness Theatre. Sixteen commissionees, each having demonstrated their ability to master the art of leadership and tactics, are eager to accept commissions as second lieutenants in the United States Army, Army National Guard or Army Reserves.

The Spring 2012 Air Force and Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony is the culmination of four years of study in military science.

The public is invited to attend and to  congratulate these future officers as they start their military careers.