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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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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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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25
MAR
2014

Wentworth Chapter of National Honor Society Elected State Treasurer

Wentworth National Honor Society to Serve Second Term   The Wentworth Military Academy chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) recently traveled to the Missouri state conference and were active participants in the two-day event. The state conference was held at the Tan-Tar-A
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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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