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SSG Travis Mills: Tough As They Come

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Cooper Bourdon '11

The book “Tough As They Come” by Staff Sergeant Travis Mills, USMC, Retired, was given to me at the perfect time. The year 2017 had just started and I required renewed motivation to accomplish the goals I set for myself. The book is 273 pages of sheer inspiration and a transparent account of weathering incredible adversity. SSG Mills is a testament to perseverance and embodies how we should face all of life’s challenges: “Never give up.

Amy Go '17 Hard to Stop

Friday, March 17, 2017

Cooper Bourdon '11

Amy Go ’17 has made quite a name for herself here on “The Hill” since her arrival in the fall of 2012. Her hard work and relentless effort have molded her into an impressive cadet and young woman. She has made the President’s List numerous times, commanded the drill team, helped lead the 2016 girls’ varsity soccer team to a conference championship, and became the first international student to earn the position of Corps Commander.