Monday, 17 December 2007 20:30
Eight new U.S. Army officers were honored by Lt. Col.
Douglas G. Jett, chairman of the Department of Military Science and Leadership
at Appalachian and leader of the university’s Army ROTC program at Sunday’s
Officers will use skills learned at Appalachian and in the ROTC
program, Jett says. Newly commissioned officers include theatre major Raymond
P. Dillard, music education major, Robert D. Ellingham, business management major
Charles D. Fitzpatrick, geography major Nickolas A. Mitchell, history and
secondary education major Roderick J. O’Connor Jr., economics major Clayton R.
Qualm, middle grades education major John M. Richardson and criminal justice
major Nicholas A. Rogers.