The University of North Georgia’s Corps of Cadets set multiple academic, training and co-curricular records during the 2014-15 academic year, including commissioning a record 81 cadets as second lieutenants in the U.S. Army or Georgia National Guard.
Fifty-one of those cadets commissioned during ceremonies this spring and summer, including:
Brendan O’Hara of Peachtree City. O’Hara earned a Bachelor of Arts and commissioned as an Infantry officer in the Army. O’Hara’s parents are Jerry and Patti O’Hara of Peachtree City. O’Hara graduated from Starr’s Mill High School in 2008.
Jeremy Martin of Newnan. Martin earned a Bachelor of Arts and commissioned as an Infantry officer in the Army. Martin’s parents are Jerry L. Martin and Deborah J. Martin of Newnan. Martin graduated from Newnan High School in 2010.
Mitchell Watson of Fayetteville. Watson earned a Bachelor of Science and commissioned as an officer in the Corps of Engineers in the Army. Watson’s parents are Allen D. Watson and Tamara L. Watson of Fayetteville. Watson graduated from Sandy Creek High School in 2011.