Lt. Col. Maurice Casey, USMCR-Ret, President Chapter 63, ROA
Chapter 63 of the Reserve Officers Association of the U. S. meets on the fourth Saturday of the month at the Holiday Inn (formerly the San Jose Wyndham Hotel) located at 1350 North First Street, San Jose, CA.
The Chapter supports the Army ROTC Bronco Detachment at Santa Clara University (e.g., see Frank Holt Scholarship in Documents)
the Air Force ROTC Unit at San Jose State University
as well as JROTC units at High Schools in Santa Clara Valley
Chapter 63 is pleased to announce the presentation by the Department of the Golden West of the Ben Franklin Award for outstanding contributions to excellence on Journalism. See the Documents section for the citation.
The next Luncheon Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, June 22 2013. The speaker is Prof. Scott Norwood whose topic is "Roman Armies created an empire that changed the world." He is professor emeritus at San Jose State University, and a Russian affairs analyst and lecturer. His academic research includes International Business, Contemporary Russian Studies, etc. See Documents section for a more extensive bio.
Also, see the Documents section for the After Action Report for the 23 March, 2013 meeting.
The establishment of a Veterans Center at San Jose State University has been proposed. See Documents section for particulars
Price $20.00 per person. Mail to Col. Art Knopf, 1758 Harte Drive, San Jose, CA 95124-1727.
Write check payable to ROA Chapter 63. See Documents section for event announcement and sign-up sheet.
For Future Meetings:
Price – $20.00 per person
Mail reservation form to COL Art Knopf 1758 Harte Drive, San Jose, CA 95124 to arrive by Thursday, June 20, 2013.
For late reservations, call Col Knopf at 408-269-7060 or Cpt Kromrey at 408-749-8718.
LTCOL. Maurice Casey, USMCR-Ret, Chapter President