Video series on Guam ROTC alumni begins Monday


A video series documenting the military careers and successes of ROTC alumni from the University of Guam will begin at 7 p.m. this Monday and continue at the same time every night through Saturday, April 25. The videos are the projects of senior cadets in the University of Guam ROTC program who were tasked with interviewing Army officers who graduated from UOG’s ROTC program.

The 13 episodes of “Alumni: The Legacy Series” document each officer’s career, some spanning 40 years. Specific highlights include combat deployments, leadership decision-making processes, and recommendations for personal and professional development.

The UOG ROTC alumni who will be featured include:

  • April 13: Retired Capt. Mariano Aquino (interviewed by Cadet Ryan Guzman)
  • April 14: Col. Ronnie Delfin (interviewed by Cadet Vicente Bamba)
  • April 15: Capt. Analyn Gagarin (interviewed by Cadet Shawn Balinas)
  • April 16: Lt. Col. John Javellana (interviewed by Cadet Brendan Santos)
  • April 17: Retired Lt. Col. Mark Calvo (interviewed by Lt. Col. Thomas Anderson)
  • April 18: Lt. Col. Romeo Delfin (interviewed by Cadet Alex Aguero)
  • April 19: Capt. Kurt Diaz (interviewed by Cadet Mike Muna)
  • April 20: Major Michelle Parel (interviewed by Cadet Lucand Camacho)
  • April 21: Lt. Col. Rodel Babasa (interviewed by Cadet Chris San Miguel)
  • April 22: Retired Col. Joseph Cepeda (interviewed by Cadet Celine Garcia)
  • April 23: Retired Lt. Col. David Okada (interviewed by Cadet Christelyn Lopez)
  • April 24: Capt. Sharmane Rodriguez (interviewed by Cadet Kortney Camacho)
  • April 25: Col. Scott White (interviewed by Cadet Jeanie Nguyen)

To view the video series, go to each night at 7 p.m.

UOG’s ROTC program was established in October 1979 and is celebrating 40 years of producing dynamic leaders for Guam, the Pacific, and the United States of America.