Commissioning & Commencement Ceremonies: Weekend Schedule

COMMENCEMENT WEEK 2013-14 Academic School Year Schedule of Events Friday, May 16, 2014     5:00-6:00 PM              Graduates and Graduate’s Parents Reception           Groendyke Hall   5:00 PM                      All other cadets Supper                                                          Dining Hall   7:00 PM                      Commissioning Ceremony                                                      Wikoff Field House     Saturday, May 17, 2014   8:45 AM                      […]

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New Members Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa and National Honor Society

The annual induction ceremony for the high school and college honor societies was recently held in the Wentworth Chapel at the Wentworth Military Academy and College in Lexington. Phi Theta Kappa is the official honor society for two-year colleges. The Wentworth chapter is sponsored by Dr. Becky Young-Mueller, an instructor and coach at Wentworth. This […]

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Gary Anderson Retires After 33 Years on Campus

For the past 33 years, Gary Anderson has put a smile on the faces of students, staff and faculty at Wentworth Military Academy and College as he accomplished task after task on the 134-year-old campus. Mr. Anderson is now, officially, retired. Gary Anderson was recently honored at a luncheon on the Wentworth Campus which served […]

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Military Ball Queen Judge In a League of Her Own

Each year at the Wentworth Military Academy and College campus in Lexington, the traditional “Military Ball” takes place just as it has for the past 134 years. And each year, a new “Military Ball Queen” is selected. Ronald Reagan, Johnny Carson, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Doris Day, Kirk Douglas, George Burns, Jerry Lewis, Ed Asner, […]

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Wentworth Cadets Receive Appointment to Air Force Academy

Freshman Cadets White and Wilde Selected to USAFA Wentworth Military Academy recently announced that two college freshmen have been selected to attend the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) in Colorado. Cadets Courtland White, of Grand Prairie, Texas and Joe Wilde, of Maplewood, Minnesota, have received appointments to attend the USAFA beginning next fall. The […]

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Cadets Carpenter and Kolkow Named General Douglas MacArthur Award Recipients

Cadets Quincy Carpenter, of Denver, Colorado, and Samuel Kolkow, of Flagstaff, Arizona, were recently named the 2013 – 2014 Wentworth Military Academy recipients of the MacArthur Award.  The annual award is presented by the General Douglas MacArthur Foundation. The objective of the MacArthur Award is to encourage the students of the member institutions to emulate […]

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