Capital Warrior legacy

Hundreds of alumni. Thousands of years of service. An immeasurable legacy of selfless commitment from those who started with us, then extended their reach beyond Indianapolis. They serve (or served) our country proudly, and have grown to be leaders—making a difference for others around the world.

If you are an alum of our program, we are proud of your impact and grateful for your representation. We’re humbled by your legacy.

1st LT Jessica L. Burris

Military Intelligence Corps

B.S. ’13, Civic Leadership

Lieutenant Jessica Burris holds several accolades to her name. During her time in IUPUI’s ROTC program, she earned the Gold German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge, was presented with the George C. Marshall Award (the highest award a cadet can receive), and held the position of Cadet Battalion Commander for the entirety of her senior year.

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Captain Will Warner



There were several things that drew Captain Will Warner to IUPUI’s ROTC program. The camaraderie. The training. And the cadre members.

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1st LT Siafa T. Massaley



During his time in the ROTC program at IUPUI, 1st LT Siafa T. Massaley was preparing for a steadfast career in the military, one that has led him to his title of Infantry Officer and serving as a platoon leader during his deployment in Kuwait. The company’s mission is to be a Ready Reaction Force for CENTCOM, dedicated to the ability to deploy anywhere in the Middle East to supplement the fight or respond to emergencies.

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