Why I Joined the Army Reserve: Becoming Part Of The World

See why CPT Alec Augustine-Marceil was inspired to become an officer in the Army Reserve.

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There’s times in school when I struggled because I had all this thirst for knowledge and for learning but I didn’t have an outlet for it. As an Army Reserve soldier in civil affairs, all the things that I learned I could immediately put to use. The Army Reserve gave me an opportunity to be part of the world, not just a passive observer in it.