Thanks to the Williams fund, midshipmen and staff can pump some iron right here in Maury hall.
The unit this past semester has put on several events including the Marine Corps Ball, Navy Birthday Tailgate, and Trick or Treating on the Lawn. The Marine Corps ball was held at King Family Vineyard in Crozet, VA to celebrate the 238th birthday of the USMC. The evening began with a social hour and was […]
It’s not too late to support Toys for Tots! Donations and gifts for the children are being collected by midshipmen on grounds and off grounds in locations such as K-Mart and the Corner. Each year the unit commits to providing support to the local Toys for Tots drop off location by raising awareness of the […]
Military attaches assigned to the Pentagon from ten different countries were given a tour of grounds and the unit as part of a larger visit of Virginia, Nov 19. Foreign Flag officers of South Sudan, Norway, Hungary, Bolivia, Switzerland, Sweden, Ecuador, India, the Netherlands, and Czech Republic toured the many historical landmarks of the University […]
We had the privilege of having a Blue Angel, LT CMDR Mark Swinger, come speak to midshipmen and staff about life as a Blue Angel and the aviation community. Click here to read the full story.
Congratulations 1/C! Service selections have been announced and UVA NROTC will be commissioning the following 12 midshipmen next May: MIDN Cypher, Tarmann and Warner- Submarine Officers MIDN Ballato- Aviation Officer MIDN Bessette, Gillooly, Senerchia, Holy, and Chang- Surface Officers MIDN Taylor- Nursing Officer MIDN Baldwin and Donaldson- Marine Corps Officers
Last summer, four of our midshipmen participated in an exciting public service project in Tajikistan. Through the generous support of the Jefferson’s Public Citizens program, they were able to spend several meaningful weeks with the Tajik people. The information that they gathered and the lessons that they were able to glean from this experience will […]
It is an exciting time for the UVA unit: twelve 1/C midshipmen have completed and submitted their service selection packages and are now waiting for their service assignments. The preferences of the Class of 2014 vary widely. Below are their choices as well as some of their goals: MIDN 1/C Zach Bessette, a Biochemistry major […]
On September 1st, the unit’s AMOI Charlie Coulter was promoted to Gunnery Sergeant. A promotion ceremony was held on September 5th for GySgt Coulter at Maury Hall with family, midshipman, and staff. “Being promoted to E-7 is one of the most significant events in a marine’s career. GySgt Coulter has earned the trust and confidence […]
by MIDN 1/C Steve Warner On July 22, MIDN 1/c Bessette and MIDN 1/c Warner arrived in Little Creek, Virginia, ready to begin their three week 1/c cruise in a small, prestigious community: Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD). They were joined at Little Creek by two other ROTC 1/c midshipmen and five U.S. Naval Academy […]