Judge Rules Sikh Hofstra Student Can Enroll In ROTC Without Shaving Beard, Removing Turban"It was kind of surreal. This is something I have been fighting for for two or three years. I'm excited and nervous; very excited to learn,'' Iknoor Singh said.
Sikh Hofstra Student: Army ROTC Making Me Choose Between Country I Love And My FaithA Sikh college student claims the U.S. Army is barring him from the Reserve Officer Training Corps unless he violates his religious beliefs by removing his turban, shaving and cutting his hair.
Recent HS Graduate Helps Revive Former Track Teammate In MontvaleMike Vercellone was a member of the high school track team until he graduated last spring. He was back on campus Wednesday to help out a practice while on spring break from Rutgers.
Navy ROTC Returning To Columbia UniversityThe U.S. Navy and Columbia University will sign an agreement allowing the ROTC back onto campus for the first time since the military training program was banned amid Vietnam War protests, the university said.
Columbia University Leaders Vote To Drop ROTC BanStudent and faculty leaders at Columbia University have voted to welcome the military's ROTC program back to campus four decades after it was banned during the Vietnam War peace movement.
Columbia University Vote Clears Way For ROTC To Return To Campus The university's Senate voted 51 to 17 with one abstention Friday to open negotiations with the military to bring back the Reserve Officers' Training Corps.