Semester Commissionings

The Tulane University Naval Reserve Officer Trying Corps held two end of semester commissionings this year.  Both ceremonies took place in the Navy Building on the campus of Tulane University.  Three men were commissioned Second Lieutenants for the United States Marine Corps.  Event dates were Thursday, January 6, 2022 and Friday, July 8, 2022.

2nd Lt H will report to The Basic School in Quantico, Virginia. 

Jablonski

Jack Edward-Florian Jablonski hails from Peoria, Arizona. Mr. Jablonski enrolled at Tulane University, where he studied Legal Studies in Business. His extracurricular activities included coaching as the defensive coordiantor for the Brother Martin J.V. Lacrosse team, and serving as the Assistant Director of Undergraduate Student Government Student Safety Committee. His billets in the Midshipman Battalion have included Squad Leader, Platoon Sergeant, Platoon Commander, and Midshipman Battalion Commander.  He received the McCarter Award.  Mr. Jablonski is service assigned as a Marine Corps Ground Officer and will report to the Basic School in Quantico, Virginia.

McCollum

Evan Pierce McCollum hails from Kenner, Louisiana.  He graduated from Tulane University in May 2022 with a Bachelor of Arts in Homeland Security. During his time in the Tulane NROTC unit, Midshipman McCollum served as a Squad Leader, N-1 Administrative Officer, and Platoon Commander. He received the Marine Corps Association Award of Merit.  2nd Lt McCollum successfully completed Officer Candidates School and will return to Quantico, Virgina to attend The Basic School in October.  He was given his Oath of Office by Capt. D Pintos.