Alex Torres

Alex Torres | 2011 Specialist USA

Alex Torres is a Military Motion Media student at S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University and is a Specialist in the Army.


Torres has lived in New Jersey for a lot of his life and graduated from Vineland High School in 2007. Growing up, Torres never could have imagined joining the military but that is exactly what he ended up doing. After Basic Combat Training Torres received education at Ft. Meade, Maryland for Advanced Individual Training (AIT), where he spent 10 months where he received photography and video education.


Torres’s later received Airborne School at Ft. Benning Georgia and then immediately went to his first unit located in Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. Torres primarily documented Psychological Operation related missions before he was accepted into the program at Syracuse University.