MT. VERNON HIGH SCHOOL DAILY BULLETIN
Monday, September 26 - Maroon Day
TO THE STUDENTS:
- College Go Week!
Today is military career awareness. Here are some facts about the US Military:
- There are 1,100 career specialties within the US military.
- Some service members work in occupations specific to the military such as fighter pilots or infantrymen, but many work in occupations that also exist in the civilian world such as nurses, doctors, and lawyers.
- There are currently more than 1.4 million active duty personnel which is less than a ½% of the US population.
- In the military, you can potentially see the world as the US Military has bases in at least 74 countries. The military is heavily involved in disaster relief.
For more information, check out the Occupational Outlook Handbook or defense.gov and scroll down to DOD military websites.
Tuesday: College t-shirt
Wednesday: Warring Wednesday-get a friend and wear colors of rival schools such as IU and Purdue or USI and Kentucky Wesleyan for example or wear both colors yourself!