Illinois State University
Cadets will have the opportunity to become a member of the Ranger Challenge Team. This team competes again other schools in several military tasks over the course of a weekend.

2005 Ranger Challenge Team

Cadets will have the opportunity to become a member of the Ranger Challenge Team. This team competes again other schools in several military tasks over the course of a weekend.

The Redbird Battalion is designed to commission the best men and women forthe United States Army.  It begins with recruiting high quality scholars,leaders and athletes.  New cadets move through challenging training thatis systematic and designed to develop a cadet battle rhythm.  Seniorcadets team up with cadre to plan and execute this training.  The cadreand staff actively develop each cadet in order to help him or her complete thepr ogram and commission successfully.

Battalion History

Illinois State has a history of service 140 years old...

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