NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Fourteen Rutgers University graduates were commissioned second lieutenants in the Army and Air Force at Rutgers’ ROTC commissioning ceremony on Monday, May 16.
Eleven Army candidates and three for the Air Force were introduced to strains of “The Army Goes Rolling Along” and the “Wild Blue Yonder,” at the afternoon ceremony at Rutgers Student Center on College Avenue.
Parents and other relatives pinned bars on the new officers.
Addressing the new officers was Retired Brig. Gen. Bruce B. Bingham, U.S. Army, executive director of Capstone Advisory Group LLC, New York, and a graduate of Rutgers College, Class of 1968.