14
NOV
2013

Groendyke Inducted into Oklahoma Hall of Fame

Wentworth Alumnus, John Groendyke, was recently inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. “Being inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame is the highest honor an Oklahoman can receive from that state,” according to the Oklahoma Hall of Fame website. “Since the Oklahoma Hall of Fame’s in
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29
OCT
2013

Former Congressman and Wentworth Alumnus Ike Skelton Passes Away at 81

Wentworth President’s Statement Former Democratic Representative and Wentworth Alumnus, Congressman Ike Skelton passed away yesterday at the age of 81. “The Wentworth family has lost a dear friend and a great alumnus,” said Colonel Mike Lierman, President of Wentworth Military Academy
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02
OCT
2013

Ike Skelton To Unveil New Memoir Oct. 10 At River Reader Books in Lexington, MO

“My name is Ike Skelton, and I am proud to be an American, a Missourian, a Democrat, and a resolute optimist. I’ve believed all my life that challenges are best met not with rancor or rhetoric but with grit and good cheer. . . . As a boy in Lexington, Missouri, I had dreamed of servin
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04
SEP
2013

Sounding of the Cannon for the 134th Corp of Cadets

On Monday, August 19, the new school year started at Wentworth with the Sounding of the Cannon. 230 cadets marched into the Chapel where they were joined by a crowd of faculty, staff, alumni, and community members. Local banker Terry Thompson provided them with a healthy dollop of adv
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31
JUL
2013

Groendyke Donates $850K to Wentworth in 2012-13 Fiscal Year

ACADEMY & COLLEGE IN 2012-13 FISCAL YEAR Alumnus Gives to Help Wentworth Grow Wentworth Military Academy and College announced today that John Groendyke, Groendyke Transport Co. Chief Executive Officer (CEO), of Enid, Oklahoma, gave donations totaling over $850,000 during the 2012
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01
JUL
2013

Cadet Kolkow takes top APFT honors at LDAC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MEDIA RELEASE U.S. Army Cadet Command Public Affairs Tim Oberle Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA 98433 Public Affairs Officer (330) 550-8532 timothy.oberle@gmail.com RELEASE NUMBER: WF2013-07-01-017 Cadets Daigle, Kolkow take top APFT honors JOINT BASE LEWIS McCHORD
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26
JUN
2013

Wentworth to offer Emergency Medical Technician Course

Financial Aid Available to become an EMT Wentworth College has announced that they will be offering the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course beginning in the fall of the 2013-2014. The 5-month training program will give students “hands on” experience while earning eight hours of
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11
JUN
2013

Wentworth Introduces New Community College Scholarship Program

For students who qualify for the Missouri A+ program, Wentworth is now pleased to announce its own version of the scholarship program called “Wentworth-Plus” for traditional community college students. Students who qualify for the scholarship can now attend any one of Wentworth’s four
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06
JUN
2013

Lierman Named as Interim President at Wentworth

Wentworth Military Academy and College’s Board of Trustees has named Col. Michael W. Lierman Interim President. On May 4, 2013, Col. William Sellers resigned his position as the 14th President of Wentworth Military Academy and College, effective May 21, 2013. The Board of Trustees has
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