30
SEP
2014

Why A Boarding School?

Why A Boarding School? Online research recently uncovered an article entitled “Study Reveals Boarding School Is Springboard for Success.” It is found at http://diverseeducation.com/article/3913/ if you want to see the full article. Since Wentworth Military Academy & College is a b
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26
JUN
2014

Former Cadet mixes music, life experiences

By Alex Byrd abyrd@news-journal.com There are many facets to the lead singer of Rugged Heart, but the name of her five-piece band pretty much sums her up. Amanda Goodman-Pruitt, 31, has lived most of her life as a nomad, but now calls Emory home with her husband, Ken Pruitt, and three
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11
JUN
2014

Maring caps teaching career with gown

Stu Butcher Tribune editor, Chanute, Kansas When Norma Maring makes a commitment, 50 years is the magic number. When the Chanute Municipal Pool closed eight years ago, Maring retired as pool manager after 50 years. This spring, after 57 years, she retired from Wentworth Military Acade
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20
MAY
2014

Wentworth Military College Army ROTC Commissions 16 New Officers

May 16, 2014 16 Cadets appointed as Army Officers during the Wentworth Military College’s Army ROTC Spring Commissioning Ceremonies Lexington, MO.  In an evening ceremony on the campus of Wentworth Military College (WMC), 15 Cadets received their commissions as Army Officers on May 16
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20
MAY
2014

Wentworth Graduation Weekend One That Will Be Remembered

The commissioning and graduation ceremonies held at Wentworth Military Academy and College will remain great memories for many years. On Friday night, 15 cadets were commissioned as Officers in the United States Army. On Saturday morning, 21 high school cadets received their high scho
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15
MAY
2014

135th Corps of Cadets Battalion Staff Named in Change of Command Ceremony

Many of the leaders of the Wentworth Military Academy and College Battalion Staff will be graduating in the coming days. Today, in a change of command ceremony held on “The Quad”, the new battalion staff who will lead the 135th Corps of Cadets in 2014 – 2015 were ass
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15
MAY
2014

Commissioning & Commencement Ceremonies: Weekend Schedule

COMMENCEMENT WEEK 2013-14 Academic School Year Schedule of Events Friday, May 16, 2014     5:00-6:00 PM              Graduates and Graduate’s Parents Reception           Groendyke Hall   5:00 PM                      All other cadets Supper                               
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24
APR
2014

New Members Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa and National Honor Society

The annual induction ceremony for the high school and college honor societies was recently held in the Wentworth Chapel at the Wentworth Military Academy and College in Lexington. Phi Theta Kappa is the official honor society for two-year colleges. The Wentworth chapter is sponsored b
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23
APR
2014

Gary Anderson Retires After 33 Years on Campus

For the past 33 years, Gary Anderson has put a smile on the faces of students, staff and faculty at Wentworth Military Academy and College as he accomplished task after task on the 134-year-old campus. Mr. Anderson is now, officially, retired. Gary Anderson was recently honored at a l
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11
APR
2014

Military Ball Weekend a Big Success

The 134th Corps of Cadets at Wentworth Military Academy and College recently hosted the traditional Wentworth Military Ball and a weekend full of events. In 1936, the inaugural military ball was held on the Wentworth campus in Lexington.  In that year, Gary Cooper was the military bal
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