MTSU commissioning ceremony2 (pinning)

Newly commissioned U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Charity Savage, center, of Memphis, Tenn., bends slightly, allowing grandmother Mary Savage, left, best friend Ariel Smith and mother Tammy Savage to pin on the bars to her uniform Friday, May 6, during the MTSU Blue Raider Battalion spring commissioning ceremony in the Tom H. Jackson Building’s Cantrell Hall. Charity Savage, who will graduate Saturday, May 7, will be receiving her Master of Science in Professional Science in biotechnology. (MTSU photo by J. Intintoli)