To BYU or Not to BYU—That Was the Question
Friday Nov 02 2018
When LTC Forrest "Chip" Cook was a high school student, he had a question: should he pursue his military interests or head to BYU—the university he had grown up loving? Much to his surprise, Cook would face a similar question nearly two decades later.
Top 10 Finish at International Competition
Friday Apr 20 2018
Brigham Young University's Army ROTC program can now say it's one of the best in the country after an impressive performance at a prestigious international military skills competition.
BYU ROTC Wins MacArthur Award
Tuesday Mar 13 2018
BYU’s ROTC program won a prestigious award given to just the top eight programs in the nation.
Army ROTC Team Wins First Place
Thursday Nov 09 2017
What does it take to turn a twenty-mile journey into a first place victory?
Lt. Col. Cook Speaks at Service
Tuesday May 30 2017
Lt. Col. Forrest Cook encouraged attendees at the program held in Sandy, Utah, to remember the significance of Memorial Day.
Cadets Earn Foreign Proficiency Badge
Thursday May 18 2017
Forty-three cadets passed seven evaluations to receive the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge to test participants' physical and mental skills.
Dowse Receives Marshall Award
Thursday May 18 2017
Chase Dowse, a senior majoring in geospatial intelligence who recently received the George C. Marshall ROTC Award for leadership after serving as company commander over all BYU and UVU Army ROTC cadets.
Building Leaders: BYU ROTC
Friday Mar 18 2016
The Daily Herald highlighted the strengths of BYU’s Army ROTC program, where about 50 percent of the program’s graduates rank in the top 20 percent of graduating cadets nationwide.
ROTC Selected Geronimo Award Recipient
Tuesday Mar 08 2016
After a year of strategic program changes, Brigham Young University’s Army ROTC program celebrated a major success after being named the best large-level program in the region.
Vigil Ceremony Honors Lives Lost on 9/11
Thursday Sep 10 2015
Deep reverence will hush over campus Friday morning as members of the Brigham Young University community gather to honor those who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001.
ROTC Instructor Promoted to Rank of Major
Colleagues and students celebrate the service of Major Jeffrey Timmons Wednesday Jun 24 2015
Jeff Timmons' service in the Middle East as well as his time both as a student and an assistant professor of military science at BYU was celebrated as he received a promotion to the rank of major in the United States Army.
New ROTC Training Exercise Builds Leadership
Wednesday Apr 15 2015
Sprinting from challenge to challenge over hills and through fields, Brigham Young University Army ROTC cadets had the chance to develop not only their physical stamina but also their mental prowess during the program’s new Leadership Development Exercise.
BYU ROTC Cadets Prepare for Presidential Review
Major General Jefferson S. Burton to be honored with Patriot Award Thursday Nov 07 2013
Army and Air Force ROTC cadets at Brigham Young University will march to Brigham Square Friday, Nov. 8, to be reviewed by BYU Academic Vice President Brent W. Webb during this year’s Presidential Review.
Medal of Honor Recipient Speaks at BYU
Thursday Sep 19 2013
As a special guest of the Brigham Young University Army ROTC, Romesha spoke on Sept. 5, about what he learned in combat to a campus crowd at the Varsity Theatre.
BYU Army and Air Force Cadets Earn Foreign Achievement Badge
Tuesday Mar 19 2013
On March 1 and 2 cadets from eight schools across Utah gathered to earn the coveted German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge.
Female cadet thrives in Army ROTC
Tuesday Mar 12 2013
Anna Savage, a junior from Highland, is one of 36 women among 266 men in her battalion and is proof that women can excel as soldiers in today’s Army.
BYU Army ROTC to honor fallen soldier
Tuesday Feb 19 2013
The BYU Army ROTC will honor Capt. Scott P. Pace with a memorial service and add his name to BYU’s Memorial Wall on Friday.
ROTC Team Victorious at Regional Competition
Monday Dec 03 2012
PROVO, Utah — Nov 3, 2012 — Conquering physically and mentally demanding obstacles, Brigham Young University’s Army ROTC team secured another win at the Apache Challenge–Utah competition — marking 29 wins in the past 31 years of competing.
BYU ROTC Honors President Uchtdorf at Annual Review
Friday Nov 09 2012
President Uchtdorf speaks at BYU ROTC's annual Presidential Review and Veterans Day Commemoration.
Respecting the flag
Wednesday Nov 07 2012
In an effort to raise awareness of flag etiquette and increase the number of students who respect it, five BYU students manned a booth in the Wilkinson Student Center for two days.