LATHAM--Lt. Col. Stephen Howe, the Senior Army Advisor to the New York Army National Guard, administers the oath to five new officers during a short ceremony here in Latham. The new officers are ( from left) 2nd Lt. Michelle Speicher, 2nd Lt. Blair Veney, 2nd Lt. Franco Fabiani, 2nd Lt. Victor Pascual, and 2nd Lt. John Rosekranz.