In the Service: DANIEL MONLUX |

In the Service: DANIEL MONLUX


Navy Ensign Daniel J. Monlux, grandson of William and Elizabeth A. Monlux of Grass Valley, is enrolled at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS), Bethesda, Md.

Established by Congress under the Department of Defense in 1972, the university Ð with a worldwide reputation as a center of excellence for military medical education and research Ð is the nation’s only fully accredited federal school of medicine and graduate school of nursing. Its education, research and consultation programs are unique, related directly to military medicine, military medical readiness and adaptation to extreme environments. The university prepares students for worldwide duty as career physicians in the Army, Navy, Air Force, and the U.S. Public Health Service. In exchange for tuition-free education, USUHS graduates agree to a service obligation of a minimum of seven years of active duty.

Monlux is a 1994 graduate of Potter Valley High School of Potter Valley, and joined the Navy in August 1998. He is a 1999 graduate of Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio, with a Bachelor of Science degree.

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