by ROTC Program
The Bronco Battalion, located at University of Santa Clara and closely affiliated with SJSU received 2 national awards:
Lieutenant Colonel John Tao was named, “Professor of Military Science of the Year for 2011″. This is an incredible honor and very competitive –
the winner is selected from 273 Army ROTC programs in the country. This is the first time the Bronco Battalion has won this award.
Captain Michael Pope was named, “Recruiting Operations Officer of the Year for 2011″. Also a national award with the winner selected from from 273 Army ROTC programs in the country. This is the second time the Bronco Battalion has won this award — they won it in 2009.