Clemson University was a natural next step in Col. Keith Balts’ military career. The new senior ranking U.S. Air Force officer on campus, Balts had been very familiar with Clemson’s strong military heritage, which weighed heavily in him applying for and being selected as the Commander of Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps for Detachment […]
When a four-star general serves up career advice, students listen. The eyes and ears of eight College of Business Student Advisory Board members were tuned in to what U.S. Air Force Gen. John “Jay” Raymond had to say during his recent visit to Clemson University to serve as grand marshal for the First Friday Parade. […]
For the ninth time in school history, Clemson University’s Company C-4 of the Pershing Rifles has claimed the national championship in drill competition. The 30-member unit, comprised of Air Force and Army ROTC students, and civilians, brought the top prize back to the Upstate in competition last month in Jacksonville, Fla., against 14 other teams. […]
Clemson University’s highly decorated Air Force ROTC program has been accorded two more accolades by the U.S. Air Force. Detachment 770, comprised of nearly 150 cadets, is the recipient of the Air Force’s “High Flight” award as the top “Large” detachment in the Air Force ROTC Southeast Region, which is comprised of 38 programs. In […]
Clemson University ’84 graduate U.S. Air Force Gen. John “Jay” Raymond has been promoted to the rank of four-star general, making him the highest ranking military officer to have graduated from any Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program at Clemson.
Clemson University is celebrating its annual Military Appreciation Week culminating with multiple events Saturday as the Clemson Tigers host the Syracuse Orange in Memorial Stadium. Among the observances will be the awarding of Purple Hearts to two Upstate veterans before the game.
Clemson University’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps will celebrate the ROTC’s 100th anniversary Thursday on Bowman Field.
Clemson University’s Army and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps units will hold a joint ceremony to commission 36 officers at 1 p.m. May 7 in Tillman Hall auditorium. Nineteen students will receive commissions into the U.S. Army, and 17 students will receive commissions into the U.S. Air Force.
Clemson University’s Army and Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps will hold the annual joint awards ceremony at 4 p.m. Thursday to recognize outstanding achievements by cadets this academic year.
The Clemson University Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is holding a Walk for Veterans at 11 a.m. Sunday to elevate awareness of the school's rich military heritage and raise funds for the new Clemson Student Veterans Association Scholarship.
The Air Force Association recently selected Clemson University’s Air Force ROTC Detachment 770 the Outstanding Air Force ROTC Unit in South Carolina for the 2014-2015 school year.
Clemson University’s Army and Air Force ROTC units will hold a ceremony to mark National POW/MIA Remembrance Day from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, in Tillman Hall auditorium.
Clemson University’s Army and Air Force ROTC units will hold a joint ceremony to commission 30 second lieutenants at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 8, in Tillman Hall auditorium. Nineteen students will receive commissions into the U.S. Army and 11 will receive commissions into the U.S. Air Force.