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03-12-2013

Cadets Help Cleanup after Hurricane Sandy

On October 28th through the 29th Hurricane Sandy battered the east coast.  According to the National Hurricane Center Sandy was the second most costly storm in U.S. history, with 75 billion dollars in damage.  The Storm also claimed 72 lives in the United States.  New York and New Jersey were particularly hard hit by Hurricane ...

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03-11-2013

Color Guard Performs at UVM Sporting Events

Within the Green Mountain Battalion, Color Guard has long been a crucial extracurricular activity for cadets. As a member of the Color Guard team, cadets are responsible for presenting the national colors in a dignified manner at selected events. Throughout the academic year, cadets present the national colors at various sporting ...

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03-11-2013

Dining In Celebrates Traditions and Creates New Ones

Each year the Green Mountain Battalion celebrates no one thing in particular at the Dining In Ceremony, an Army tradition that has been passed down throughout many decades to build esprit de corps and unit pride. This esteemed event is always a favorite of the cadets as they are able to let loose a little bit and see the cadre do ...

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