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September 2013

Colonel's Battalion hosts 2013 Cadet Stakes

2013 Cadet Stakes event

On September 28, 2013, EKU Army ROTC Colonels Battalion hosted the 13th Annual Cadet Stakes.

Cadet LTC Trevor Barnes led the event with 24 high schools from the Madison County area scheduled to attend. Most schools fielded two teams making a total of 20 cadets participating in the event.

Grant Montgomery promoted to Lieutenant Colonel

LTC Montgomery receives his new rank insignia from wife, Christina

Jason Grant Montgomery was recently promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. A ceremony was held on Sept. 26, 2013, to formally recognize his promotion from Major to Lieutenant Colonel. ROTC Cadre, colleagues, and friends gathered in EKU's Business & Technology Center as LTC Montgomery received his new officer's insignia.

Remembering Those Lost on 9/11

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

President Michael Benson speaks at a 9/11 remembrance ceremony on the west lawn of Keene Hall. The event, staged by the EKU VETS Club and Army ROTC Program, included the placement of 2,977 small American flags at the site representing the lives lost that day.

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