Commencement Week in pictures Commissioning cermonies
Cadets who will join the Air Force upon graduation are sworn in as officers during a commissioning ceremony Friday.
This year's Air Force commissionees.
Lt. Col. Rob Carrow (right) accepts the Order of Founders and Patriots of America Award recognizing The Citadel's Army ROTC detachment as the best in the region, including fellow institutions like VMI, Norwich University and Valley Forge Military Academy. Presenting the award is Joseph Norcross, governor of the order's Carolina Chapter.
The Citadel's newly commissioned Army officers leave Summerall Chapel Friday as family and friends wait to celebrate.
Summerall Chapel is filled with family and friends of cadets and acitve duty military students who will be commissioned by the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marines.
The new military officers - Marines on the left, Navy on the right.