Campus ROTC programs celebrate service and prepare for graduation

Air Force and Army cadets get ready for commissioning ceremonies and graduation

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The Army and Air Force ROTC programs at RIT will host their respective commissioning ceremonies graduation weekend, May 21-23. The events will culminate the completion of military science programs for the graduating cadets before military assignments are distributed.

The Army ROTC Tiger Battalion holds its commissioning ceremony at 1 p.m. May 21 in Ingle Auditorium in the Student Alumni Union. A reception will follow at 2 p.m. in the Fireside Lounge.

The commissioning ceremony for the Air Force Detachment 538 Blue Tigers takes place at 1:30 p.m. May 23 in the Golisano Auditorium in the Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences. The detachment will host a reception immediately following the formal ceremony.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend both events.