- "When we get back to the Mill, remind me to request a flirting course for the entire team."
- — Veta Lopis to Mark-G313 and Ash-G099.
- "Osman needs us back at the Mill yesterday. She wants us to finish training because there's something big coming down the line."
- — Veta Lopis to Fred-104.
Following the creation of the "Ferret" team led by Veta Lopis in July of 2553, she and the three Spartan-IIIs under her had their training centered at the Mill for around six months prior to their first true mission. Following a successful completion of the operation, they were recalled there to complete their training.