24 Jun '16, 7pm

#SecDef Carter visits, mentors future leaders @ArmyROTC Cadet Summer Training

Fort Knox, Ky. -- The leaders of tomorrow's Army met with one of the leaders of today's military as Secretary of Defense Ash Carter visited Fort Knox and Cadets completing their Cadet Summer Training, June 22, 2016. During his visit, Carter observed Cadet training, held a Q&A session with Cadets, and had lunch with several Cadets attending CST. Carter started out his Q&A session with the Cadets by sharing some words of wisdom on how Army leaders can stay the world's leaders in the global community. "It's a competitive world out there, and the only way to stay ahead is to keep challenging yourself, keep pushing yourself, keep getting better. That's the spirit I need for you to have in yourselves, in your leadership and your Army in the future," he said. "You need a spirit where it's never good enough to be the best - it's only good enough to stay the best." "We need to be c...

Full article: https://www.army.mil/article/170256

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