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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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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26
MAR
2014

Wentworth Band Wins First Place at KC St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Wentworth Band Won First Place in the Band Division at the Parade   The Wentworth Military Academy and College band was awarded a first place award in the band division recently for their participation in the Kanas City St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The 2014 parade, themed “The March
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24
MAR
2014

Wentworth Cadets Receive Appointment to Air Force Academy

Freshman Cadets White and Wilde Selected to USAFA Wentworth Military Academy recently announced that two college freshmen have been selected to attend the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) in Colorado. Cadets Courtland White, of Grand Prairie, Texas and Joe Wilde, of Maplewood,
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29
JAN
2014

Cadets Carpenter and Kolkow Named General Douglas MacArthur Award Recipients

Cadets Quincy Carpenter, of Denver, Colorado, and Samuel Kolkow, of Flagstaff, Arizona, were recently named the 2013 – 2014 Wentworth Military Academy recipients of the MacArthur Award.  The annual award is presented by the General Douglas MacArthur Foundation. The objective of the Ma
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14
NOV
2013

The Wentworth Alumni Connection

Colonel Mike Ceroli (’81) and Patrick Melvin (’84) both attended Wentworth Military Academy and College.  Both now have children who are classmates at Annapolis. Colonel Mike Ceroli attended high school at Wentworth from 1979 to 1981. He lettered in wrestling. Ceroli was a
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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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