Branch Night for the Class of 2019
After four years of learning about the 17 branches of the U.S. Army through the various initiatives surrounding the Branch Education and Mentorship Program (e.g. Branch Week, military instruction courses, summer training, etc.), on that night, November 14, 2018, the firsties finally learned what their identity, beyond “cadet,” will be in the profession of arms for the next five years or more.
Class of 2019 Ring Weekend
On Aug. 24, 2018, the U.S. Military Academy Class of 2019 assembled at Trophy Point to receive their class rings during the annual Ring Ceremony.
Class of 2020 Cow Affirmation Ceremony
On August 19, 2018, the Class of 2020 affirmed their commitment to service in the U.S. Army during a ceremony at West Point.
Class of 2022 R-Day
R-Day 2018 was certainly a memorable day at West Point. Not only did 1,210 new cadets from the Class of 2022 take their first steps toward becoming leaders of character, but LTG Darryl A. Williams ’83 assumed command of the United States Military Academy as its 60th Superintendent. Furthermore, General Mark A. Milley, the 39th […]
The Class of 2018 Graduation
The U.S. Military Academy at West Point held its graduation and commissioning ceremony for the Class of 2018 at Michie Stadium in West Point, N.Y., May 26, 2018.
Class of 2021 Crest Unveiling
The 50-year affiliate class, 1971 (Professionally Done), was part of the inspiration for the design behind this crest. The simple yet timeless design of the Class of ’71 crest is represented in the design of 2021’s crest. In addition, the horizontal banner that contains the motto ‘Until the Battle Is Won’ in our crest is […]
Branch Night for the Class of 2018
Approximately 1,000 firsties nervously packed the lower auditorium by cadet company, hoping that the envelopes they were about to receive from their “Old St. TAC” contained the branch insignia they had placed on their wish list.
Class of 2018 Ring Weekend
The Class of 2018 gathered together at Trophy Point Amphitheater to receive their class rings during the annual Ring Ceremony, Aug. 25, 2017.
Class of 2019 Cow Affirmation Ceremony
The Class of 2019 affirmed their commitment to service and took the Oath of Affirmation, binding them to complete their next two years of study and a minimum of five years of active-duty military service thereafter.
The Class of 2017 Graduation
While the motto for the USMA Class of 2017 is “So Others May Dream,” its members themselves having been dreaming of today, their graduation day, for 1,426 and a butt days.