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Pike Plunges

Plunging for a Good Cause!!
Feb 22, 2019

The 2019 Special Olympics Polar Plunge in Watauga County was Thursday the 21st of February in the Duck Pond at App State. Water temperture was around ...

App State Aviators

George C. Marshall Conference Report
Feb 20, 2019

For one week in February, I was given the opportunity to attend the George C. Marshall Conference. This conference consisted of stellar cadets from We...

Running the Holmes Center

Whole Body Fitness with App ROTC
Jan 25, 2019

App State ROTC’s first week of physical training consisted of a schedule of “whole body fitness”. On Tuesday, Appalachian State’s Director of ...

App ROTC 50 year

App State ROTC Celebrates 50 Years!
Jan 7, 2019

The FIRE in the "Fire on the Mountain"-- App State ROTC was sparked 50 years ago this Spring. East Tennessee State University ROTC provided the first ...

Airborne School Drop Photo- Ruiz

What Did You Do This Past Summer? App State ROTC Summer Training #4 . Training- Air Assault, Airborne, Cadet Leadership and SERE
Jan 2, 2019

Cadets Pritchett, Ruiz, Aldridge and Boyles reflect on their summer 2018 Training:Air Assault School – Cadet Pritchett (Senior)I had the opportunity...

Cadet Durham at Army Research Laboratory’s Operations  Internship

What Did You Do This Past Summer? App State ROTC Summer Training #3 Internships.
Dec 26, 2018

Cadets Durham and Godfrey reflect on their summer opportunities.Cadet Durham, MS III (Junior):   This summer I was blessed with the opportun...

Pitt at GMC

App ROTC Alumni Named Georgia Military College Commandant of Cadets
Dec 9, 2018

Pitt named Georgia Military College Commandant of Cadets Posted Sep 3, 2018 in the Union Recorder Georgia Military College has announced the hiri...

Raising the Flaf

Appalachian honors military service at Veterans Day Ceremony
Nov 12, 2018

“Though I am not an Appalachian alumnus, it has not taken much time for me to recognize and appreciate the rare and unique culture of excellence evi...

 PROCON Success

Pershing Rifles Official Crossover Night, or PROCON
Nov 7, 2018

This past weekend, Pershing Rifles Company M-4 of Appalachian State University completed its annual Pershing Rifles Official Crossover Night, or PROCO...

Cadet Battalion at FTX

App State ROTC Fall Training Exercise (FTX) 2018
Nov 2, 2018

On October 25th, 2017, Appalachian State University Mountaineer Battalion held its annual fall Field Training Exercise. The training event lasted Octo...