Seniors in UA’s Army ROTC to be Commissioned
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama’s Senior Army Reserve Officer Training Corps, Crimson Tide Battalion, will hold a commissioning ceremony at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at Ferguson Center Theatre.
The event is free and open to the public.
The ceremony will mark the commissioning of 17 UA seniors as second lieutenants in the U.S. Army. They will take the Army oath at that time.
The students being commissioned are:
|First Name||Last Name||Major||Branch||Hometown|
|Kaitlin||Carlisle||Biology||Medical Service Corps||Vienna, Virginia|
|Alisha||Christensen||Psychology||Medical Service Corps||Ringgold, Georgia|
|Billy||Downs||Political science||Military Intelligence||Scottsboro|
|Megan||Greaves||Nursing, general||Nursing Corps||Chesapeake, Virginia|
|Jacob||Impavido||Economics||Field Artillery||Richmond Hill, Georgia|
|John||McCrary||Criminal justice||Aviation||Fort Collins, Colorado|
|Cedric||Moore||Psychology||Field Artillery||Kenosha, Wisconsin|
|William||Sims||Mechanical engineering||Engineering Corps||Auburn|
|Jordan||Spivak||Criminal justice||Engineering Corps||Huntsville|
|David||Townes||Information systems mgmt.||Infantry||Birmingham|
|Ashok||Yalla||Political science||Military Intelligence||Newburyport, Massachusetts|
The University of Alabama, a student-centered research university, is experiencing significant growth in both enrollment and academic quality. This growth, which is positively impacting the campus and the state's economy, is in keeping with UA's vision to be the university of choice for the best and brightest students. UA, the state's flagship university, is an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians.