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NPR interviews Sgt. Janiece Marquez, daughter of History Department's Graduate Secretary, Dana Ellison

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Posted: Aug 19, 2015 - 12:00am

Sgt. Janiece Marquez, daughter of Dana Ellison, the History Department’s Graduate Secretary, talks about the historical and contemporary significance of  the two West Point graduates who were the first women to complete the U.S. Army Ranger Course.  NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Sgt. Janiece Marquez, who worked alongside Green Berets in Afghanistan, about whether this is a victory for those seeking to change the gendering within Army policy. Listen to the full interview here.