Ross Lannin of Mason graduated cum laude from Norwich University in Vermont on May 9th. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. On May 10th he commissioned as a 2ndLieutenant in the United States Marine Corps. The oath of office was administered by Dr. Chris Guiry, Col. US Army (ret). Dr. Guiry is also a Norwich University graduate and Mason resident. Lt. Lannin and Dr. Guiry are pictured here on the Norwich University campus following the commissioning ceremony.