Congratulations to Cadet Langdon Ogburn, Class of 2021, who is one of 50 Marshall Foundation scholars selected to receive the prestigious scholarship for continued academic study following graduation and commissioning in May.
Born and raised in Raleigh, N.C., Ogburn is a philosophy major with a minor in Africa regional studies at the U. S. Military Academy.
As a Marshall Scholar, Ogburn will pursue a Master of Arts in Conflict, Development, and Security at King's College in London, followed by a Master of Science in Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding from Durham University.
The Marshall Scholar program is a postgraduate opportunity funded by the British government for intellectually distinguished young Americans to study abroad at a university in the United Kingdom, in any field of study. The goal of the program is to strengthen the relationship between the two countries for the good of mankind.