The Lion's Roar

ROTC looks to recruit members for on campus program

The university ROTC program is aiming to recruit new members. Contracts and scholarships are available for members, as well as opportunities to take military-based classes.

Briyana Anderson, Staff Reporter

March 10, 2020

The university’s ROTC program is looking to recruit new members for its on-campus program. Sgt. 1st Class Christopher Gascon described how the program works for first time members. “The individuals that come in either have the scholarship or contract,” said Gascon. “If they are doing the scholar...

A day in the life of Christian Mozingo

Cadet Christian Mozingo, a senior criminal justice major, stands in his uniform outside the  Student Union Annex. Encouraged to join in high school, Mozingo is thankful for the opportunity to serve his country.

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2019

As a soldier of the United States National Guard and a cadet in the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, Christian Mozingo has been strengthened by his religion and fellow Americans to serve his country. A resident of Louisiana for most of his life, Mozingo’s grandfathers, father and one of his uncles se...