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

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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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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15
OCT
2013

2013 Homecoming a Big Success

Over 600 cadets, alumni, faculty, staff and friends gathered together to celebrate the 2013 Wentworth Military Academy and College homecoming. The 134th Corps of Cadets called upon many to join in the celebration of Norma Maring’s 80th birthday and made it one of the best homecoming w
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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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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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26
JUN
2013

LTC FitzGerald Named Commandant at Wentworth

Wentworth Military Academy and College is pleased to announce that Lieutenant Colonel Darren FitzGerald has been named the new Commandant of the 134-year old institution located in Lexington. Born and raised in Bridgewater, Mass., FitzGerald graduated from the United States Military A
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26
JUN
2013

Wentworth Hosting Summer International Culture and Language Camp

Brazilian College Students and Staff to Participate in 4-Week Program The Wentworth Military Academy and College, International Department, is hosting a new summer program that started on June 26, 2013. Brazilian college students and professors from UNIFEB, a university located in Bar
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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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