Twenty-four members of the university’s Reserve Officer Training Corps received military commissions May 7-14.
Eleven cadets in Army ROTC were commissioned second lieutenants in the U.S. Army on May 7; seven midshipmen in Navy ROTC received commissions May 8, three as ensigns in the U.S. Navy and four as second lieutenants in the U.S. Marine Corps; and six cadets in Air Force ROTC were commissioned second lieutenants in the U.S. Air Force during private ceremonies May 13 and 14.
Following is a list by hometown of new officers, with rank and service branch.
- 2nd Lt. Edison James Fredrick, Marine Corps.
- 2nd Lt. Zachariah Robert Bliss, Air Force.
- 2nd Lt. Ryan Cole Martin, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Hunter Douglas Rausch, Air Force.
- 2nd Lt. Joshua Liam Wray, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Robert Falk Burton, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Taylor Madison Butalla, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Brooks Michael Scott, Air Force.
- 2nd Lt. Erin Rose Stocking, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Parker Reid Janicek, Air Force.
- 2nd Lt. Alexis Dehner Ketzler, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Tyler Joseph Mona, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Travis James Schwartz, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Zachary Dave Ostrander, Air Force.
- 2nd Lt. Kirk Patrick Martin, Army.
- 2nd Lt. Luke David Babington, Army.
- Ensign Christopher Robert Haidvogel, Navy.
- 2nd Lt. Brandon Quan, Marine Corps.
- 2nd Lt. Adam Patrick Stiles, Marine Corps.
Lee’s Summit, Missouri:
- 2nd Lt. Calvin Tanner Focht, Air Force.
Rapid City, South Dakota:
- 2nd Lt. Joseph Albert Carlin III, Army.
Double Oak, Texas:
- 2nd Lt. Jakob Ronald Moberg, Marine Corps.
- Ensign Henry Dickey Mitchell, Navy.
- Ensign Christian John Neu, Navy.