Agile Leader

‘The mission doesn’t stop’
Oct 3, 2020

‘The mission doesn’t stop’: App State holds Operation Agile Leader training exercises locally for senior ROTC cadets By Amanda BrasierPoste...

September 20 Commissioning

On top of the Mountain! A Unique Commissioning.
Sep 8, 2020

The second cohort of Year Group 20 Officers was commissioned atop Howard Knob overlooking Boone on September 3d.  Congratulations— Serve and Le...

LTC Kleman, PMS, and May Comissionees

Swearing to Support and Defend- Commissioning May 2020
May 15, 2020

Swearing to Support and Defend...App ROTC newly Commissioned 2LTs. Congratulations— Serve and Lead Well.2LT Angelo Bianchi       ...

Battle of Durham Park

Revisiting the Battle(s) of Durham Park
Mar 4, 2020

App ROTC Cadets are required to take American Military History as a pre-commissioning requirement and as part of the Military Science and Leadership M...

Polar Plunge 20

Comrades with a Cause
Feb 29, 2020

The 2020 Special Olympics Polar Plunge in Watauga County was Thursday the 27th of February in the Duck Pond at App State. Water temperature was around...

Fire on the Mountain

A Review of Fall 19
Jan 6, 2020

The program celebrated the 50 year anniversary of the start of Army ROTC in 2019. The Spring and Fall activities regarding the anniversary have been w...

December Commissioning

A Commission For The Holidays!
Dec 15, 2019

LTC Kleman, App State PMS, administers the Oath of Office for 2LT Jonathan Midgett. Midgett graduated with a degree in Communications (Electronic Medi...

Back to the Mountain

Back to the Mountain--Fall 2019!!
Oct 7, 2019

Fifty years ago this Fall, Appalachian State’s ROTC program was sparked.  On November 23rd the Program and the University celebrated the Annive...

Fall Commissioning

Bright Lights, Bright Future!
Sep 23, 2019

LTC Chris Kleman, Professor of Military Science at App State ROTC, administered the Oath of Office to new Second Lieutenants Rose, Ramirez, and Aldrid...

App State Cadets with 5th SFG Internship and 160th SOAR

Cadet Summer Training
Jun 24, 2019

Cadet Summer Training U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command/U.S Army Cadet CommandWhat is it?Cadet Summer Training is the largest annual training ev...