Get an inside look at the lives of those who serve.


    Officer Paths Overview

    Watch the various ways to train to become a Military officer in our video overview.

    A Nuclear Surface Warfare Offi...

    Lt. Monica Cox, a Nuclear Surface Warfare Officer, discusses her responsibilities as well as the training she's received.  

    An Infantry Officer on Leaders...

    Capt. Kutilek describes his leadership role as an officer. 

    Overview: Navy Officer Candida...

    Navy Lt. Walter McDuffie explains the officer commissioning process.

    Learning to Lead at Military C...

    Students at military colleges are taught the skills to lead in both military and civilian environments.

    Introduction to Senior and Jun...

    This Senior & Junior Military Colleges guide describes the colleges' unique combination of higher education and ROTC military instruction.

    A Strong Start in Army ROTC

    Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) teaches leadership development, military skills and career training to college students alongside...

    Military and Civilian Leadersh...

    Maj. Otto Padron describes how his Army Reserve leadership role has impacted his career.

    From Dream to Reality

    The Army Reserve gave 1st Lt. Heather Cupitt the opportunity to achieve her childhood dreams of becoming a pilot.

    A Public Affairs Officer in th...

    As a public affairs officer in the Army Reserve, Capt. Jennifer Huntsman has been able to apply her talents in a field that she loves.

    A Career Boost

    1st Lt. Terrance Wilson discusses how his Army Reserve training has enhanced his career as a civilian project manager.

    An Army Reserve Officer in Was...

    Maj. Philip Romanelli serves in the Army Reserve and also works for the Department of Homeland Security.

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    Futures Magazine

    Futures Magazine

    Want to see even more of what life in the Military is really like? Check out our Futures magazine page! Order or download a free magazine profiling service members at work and play, and be sure to check out their accompanying videos.