Honor Through Action- Fierce Competition for a Cause!
Apr 24, 2023

The Appalachian State ROTC Program Cadets traveled to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, to take part in the Mountain Man Memorial March from Friday 21st through&...

Grave marking for veterans

Service on a Saturday
Apr 17, 2023

The Scabbard and Blade club met with the MOAA, Military Officers Association of America, on Saturday 15th, 2023 from 1100-1330. This event built relat...

PR Natcon Success

Starting Spring Break Exceptionally Well!
Mar 14, 2023

Appalachian State University’s very own Pershing Rifles Company M-4 attended the National Society of Pershing Rifles’ National Conference and Comp...


Good Looks and Good Times!
Feb 27, 2023

Comradery in a Formal Setting. The Fire on the Mountain Battalion Formal (Dining Out) was held in the Grandview Ballroom of the North End Zone Facilit...

Commando Bivouac 2003

Iron Cadets
Feb 27, 2023

Conquering the Iron Mountain Range takes Iron Cadets! This year's Commando Bivouac involved patrolling on the East and West slopes (and ridge line) of...

The Battalion FTX

Leaves are Changing and App ROTC is Training!
Nov 4, 2022

The weekend of 7-9 October consisted of a training exercise supported by a team of advisors from Alpha Company, 1st Battalion Second Security For...

App Student Takes a Trip to Morocco on her Way to Becoming an Intelligence Officer
Aug 31, 2022

App State sophomore Abbey Metcalf decided to strengthen her linguistic ability by taking an eight-week trip to Morocco over the summer....

New LTs

Swearing to Support and Defend
May 6, 2022

Swearing to Support and Defend. Seventeen new Army Officers were Commissioned as Army Second Lieutenants on May 5th at the North End Zone Facility in ...

Honor Through Action

Over the Mountain Victory!
Apr 24, 2022

App State ROTC takes 1 and 2 in the Mountain Man Memorial March Competition! This year marks the 7th straight win. App fielded 7 teams and severa...


Honors Received at the National Competition
Mar 15, 2022

App State ROTC's Pershing Rifles (Company M4) received several distinctions and honors at the 2022 Pershing Rifle’s National Convention and John J. ...