ROTC awards, commissioning programs set

Northwestern State University’s 69th Demon Battalion U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps will host its annual spring awards ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 2 at the Teacher Education Center’s Middle Lab School Auditorium.

The event is open to the public. A reception will follow.

The Battalion will also host a Commissioning Ceremony for four graduating students who will take the Oath of Commissioned Officers to serve as Second Lieutenants in the U.S. Army. The ceremony will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 10 at the TEC Auditorium.

Commissioning are Cadets Dominitra L. Charles, Logan T. DeOre, John A. Ham and Karl J. Marzahl. Cadets commissioning will also be recognized during 3 p.m. commencement exercises on May 10.

For more information, contact Sid Hall at (318) 357-6951