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Hunter Graham Talks ROTC, Military Service

By Sarah Asch, Features Editor

May 10, 2017

Every Wednesday, Hunter Graham ’20 drives to the University of Vermont to attend a Military Science class as part of the Reserve Officers Training Core (ROTC) of the Army.  ROTC offers college students a path into military service, in addition to offering financial assistance to help pay for college. A...

Air Force Delays Final F-35 Decision Until Fall

Major General Steven Cray, adjutant general of the Vermont National Guard, spoke with Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin about the role of F-35 jets in the future of the state. (Courtesy of VPR)

By Conor Grant

May 8, 2013

The United States Air Force recently announced a postponement of plans to create a base for a number of F-35 fighter jets in Vermont. This announcement comes after months of debate about the suitability of Vermont as a home base for these planes. Some Vermonters consider the selection of their state...

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