John Tayer from the Boulder Chamber making his closing remarks with star in the background. Photo courtesy of Rex Laceby.

Army ROTC – Colorguard participates in Boulder Star Lighting Ceremony November 2020

Nov. 23, 2020

The University of Colorado Boulder’s ROTC Joint Service Colorguard participated in the annual Boulder Star relighting ceremony on Veteran’s Day – Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 6:00pm.

Major Joshua James is swearing in Cadet Maxwell Goin to become a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army.

Army ROTC – Commissioning Ceremony Summer 2020

Aug. 25, 2020

The University of Colorado Boulder Army ROTC Department Commissioned another Cadet on Tuesday, August 25th during the end of summer 2020 ceremony. The ceremony was held in the Army ROTC Cadet Lounge while keeping to the CU COVID-19 distancing protocols.

LTC Mark Van Gelder (left) and MAJ Joshua James (right) issuing the “Oath of Office” to the Second Lieutenant’s during the Commissioning Ceremony in the Army ROTC Cadet Lounge.

Army ROTC – Commissioning Ceremony Spring 2020

May 8, 2020

Zoom Meeting – May 8, 2020: The University of Colorado Boulder Army ROTC Department Commissioned twelve Cadets during the spring 2020 ceremony on Friday, May 8th. The ceremony is traditionally held on the CU-Boulder campus in the Old Main Chapel. But due to the COVID-19 international pandemic, the ceremony had...

Live feed from the space station as COL Morgan conducts the oath of enlistment to local students preparing to enter the U.S. Army.

Colorado Army Recruiting - Enlistment Ceremony February 2020

Feb. 26, 2020

The Colorado Army Recruiting office coordinated with other recruiting offices around the country to participate in a joint oath of enlistment ceremony conducted from space.

SGT Penn speech after re-enlistment.

Sergeant Penn Re-enlistment Ceremony

Feb. 13, 2020

SGT Russell Penn went through his official re-enlistment ceremony at 1300 on Thursday, 13 February 2020. He has pledged to serve as an active duty U.S. Army Non-commissioned Officer for 4 more years.

AROTC Fall 2019 Commissioning Cadets standing at attention.

Army ROTC – Commissioning Ceremony Fall 2019

Dec. 23, 2019

Old Main Chapel – December 20, 2019: The University of Colorado Boulder Army ROTC Department Commissioned four Cadets during the fall 2019 ceremony on Friday, December 20th. The guest speaker was former PMS and now current Director of the Presidents Leadership Class here at CU-Boulder, retired Lieutenant Colonel Aaron Roof...

Cadet Wiesehuegel during a fall 2019 lab session.

Congratulations Army ROTC Cadet Zander Wiesehuegel

Dec. 10, 2019

CU-Boulder Army ROTC Cadet Zander Wiesehuegel - 2019 NFCU ROTC All-American. Our very own Army ROTC Cadet Zander Wiesehuegel was selected as one of twelve other candidates to be on the 2019 Navy Federal Credit Union, ROTC All-AmericanTeam and a finalist for their Student of the Year Award. Though Wiesehuegel...

The last Stadium clean-up for the 2109 football season – Folsom Field – November 24, 2019

Stadium Clean-up, November 2019

Nov. 25, 2019

2019 football season – Folsom Field Stadium – 24 November 2019: The Army ROTC Golden Buffalo Battalion came out in force this past Sunday morning to conduct the final Stadium clean-up of the 2019 football season. They all met bright and early at 5:45 a.m. in the cold brisk morning...

A group of CU-Boulder and Army ROTC alumni members from the classes between 1989-91 held a reunion during the Vet’s weekend.

Veteran’s Day Military Appreciation Football Game and Open House 2019

Nov. 9, 2019

Army ROTC Cadet Lounge – Folsom Field Stadium – 9 November 2019: Kick-off for the Veteran’s Day/Military Appreciation Day football game started at 1 p.m. The Army ROTC Golden Buffalo Battalion opened up their lounge for the 2019 Veteran’s Day/Military Appreciation Day football game on November 9th. During half-time the...

Cadets participating in circuit station.

Tri-Military Competition 2019

Oct. 17, 2019

For the fifth consecutive year the Golden Buffalo Battalion took home first place against CU Boulder Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps ROTC in the 2019 Tri-Military Service Competition. [Fall 2020 Tri-Mil Competition is set for October 2020, exact date TBD.]