University and Beyond (UnB), a leading student education and career excellence startup, in collaboration with The New Jersey National Guard, organized an insightful webinar on October 28, 2023. This entailed a comprehensive overview of the essential components of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) pathway for both high school and university students, focusing on its benefits, requirements, and opportunities.
As per the release, the session was attended by a diverse audience comprising of students, parents, and education professionals, who gained valuable insights into the significance of the ROTC pathway and its potential impact on students’ educational and professional trajectories. The participants gained access to in-depth knowledge about the structure, benefits, and opportunities associated with the ROTC program, empowering them to make informed decisions about their future educational and career paths.
On behalf of the New Jersey National Guard SSG Mohammed Masood, who presented the webinar, stated “The New Jersey National Guard is a dedicated force committed to safeguarding and assisting the citizens of New Jersey, the United States, and the world. With a rich history of service and an unwavering commitment to excellence, the New Jersey National Guard stands at the forefront of homeland defense, emergency response, and global security, working alongside Rutgers ROTC, housed within Rutgers University, prepares cadets for leadership roles in the U.S. military through rigorous training and academic programs. With a strong emphasis on character development and academic achievement, Rutgers ROTC produces officers who are prepared to meet the challenges of modern military service with intelligence, integrity, and valor.”
Pankaj Sharma, Co-Promoter of UnB and chief organizer detailed out the need for students’ academic and educational excellence for the growth of the US economy and meeting its future challenges, emphasizing how UnB is helping in that, and the ROTC pathway is one such way.
The webinar, served as a valuable platform for students and parents to explore the ROTC pathway and gain a comprehensive understanding of its benefits and opportunities for future career growth and personal development. This initiative exemplifies UnB’s commitment to guiding students toward successful and fulfilling educational and professional endeavors while fostering partnerships in promoting the welfare and advancement of students nationwide.