Members of the Kent State ROTC during May 4 , 1970 participated in a special event as part of the University ’ s year-long May 4 , 50th Commemoration . “ Honoring Those Who Served in ROTC in 1970 ” brought together former ROTC members to discuss their personal experiences related to May 4 , 1970 including the burning of the ROTC building and the loss of ROTC cadet William Knox Schroeder .
Richard Krumel ’ 71 , executive recruiter ( retired ) Retired Lt . Colonel Greg Long ’ 71 , managing partner , Long , Cook & Samsa , Inc ., CPAs Rod Myers ’ 71 , sales and marketing professional ( retired ) Dave Rust , CNN photojournalist ( retired )
Dean Deborah F . Spake , Ph . D . welcomes members of the
“ Honoring Those Who Served in ROTC in 1970 ” panel during Kent State ’ s