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...

10 May Army Oath Swearing In

Swearing to Support and Defend
May 11, 2019

Newest Commissioned Army Officers and App State Alumni!! (10 May 2019)Lieutenant Colonel Chris Kleman, Professor of Military Science at Appalachian St...

Full Team at Ceremony

A Great Day and a Great Cause in the Mountains!!
May 1, 2019

Teams of Appalachian ROTC Cadets participated in the 12th annual Mountain Man Memorial March (MMMM) to honor the Nation's fallen service members and t...

Dining Out 19

Spring 19 Dining Out.
Feb 24, 2019

The 2019 App ROTC Dining Out was held on 19 April in the Holmes Center. Over 250 alumni, current and former cadre, local supporters and of course the ...

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...