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|Download Book ♴ Virginia Military Institute ♷ In , The Virginia Military Institute Became The Nation S First State Sponsored Military College When The State Arsenal In Lexington, Virginia, Adopted An Additional Duty Providing A College Education To A Small Group Of Cadets This Humble Experiment Became The Nation S Model For Educating The Citizen Soldier Today Cadets Live A Military Lifestyle While Pursuing An Undergraduate Degree And May Choose To Accept A Commission In Any Branch Of The Armed Forces Upon Graduation Noted Alumni Include Pony Express Organizer Ben Ficklin , Nobel Peace Prize Recipient Gen George Marshall , Polar Explorer Adm Richard Byrd , US Supreme Court Justice Tom Clark , And Actor Dabney Coleman Numbered Among The Alumni Are Over General Officers, Rhodes Scholars, And A Saint In The Episcopal Church The Post, As The Campus Is Called, Is A National Historic District With Its Distinctive Gothic Revival Architecture Surrounding The Central Parade Ground