WEST POINT, N.Y. — Cadet Alyssa Rae Brochu, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Brochu of Augusta, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy on May 27.

Brochu graduated from Cony High School in 2012. While at West Point, she concentrated her studies in Foreign Language (French). She was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army within the Adjutant General Corps branch and will report to Fort Stewart, Georgia, for her first assignment.

The mission of the U.S. Military Academy is to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army.

About West Point

The U. S. Military Academy at West Point is a four-year, co-educational, federal, liberal arts college located 50 miles north of New York City. It was founded in 1802 as America’s first college of engineering and continues today as the world’s premier leader-development institution, consistently ranked among top colleges in the country. Its mission remains constant–to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the nation as an officer in the U.S. Army.

For more information, visit www.westpoint.edu.