On Thursday and Friday, a number of displays and organizational representatives will be in Dahlgren Hall for your information and assistance. Among them will be the following:
NABSD will have a variety of displays in Dahlgren Hall to introduce guests to the breadth of services provided in support of the Brigade of Midshipmen, and to introduce you to our campus card, affectionately referred to as the "Yard Card." Our extensive services include the following:
The Alumni Association supports approximately 80 Parent Clubs nationwide to engage and encourage parent participation and involvement in the Naval Academy family. The Alumni Association and Foundation engage parents through specific events and communications; host the Welcome Picnic on Induction Day for Plebe families; distribute Shipmate magazine to members and Wavetops, a monthly e-newsletter, to online community members; arrange speakers for Parent Club meetings; and host a Parent Club Officers Conference each fall.
During Plebe Parents' Weekend, parents are encouraged to visit the Naval Academy Alumni Association and Foundation's table in Dahlgren Hall to meet staff involved with support of the Parents' Club and the Parents' Fund. Visit their website for more information.
The Another Link in the Chain program forms bonds between current Midshipmen and members of the 50-year class of counterpart throughout the four years on the Yard and beyond. Beginning with Induction Day, the Class of 2017 is linked with members of the Class of 1967. Midshipmen are buoyed and encouraged by the moral support of the senior alumni, and members of the 50-year class counterpart enjoy working with current Midshipmen in their development.
NAAA will sell tickets to 2013 Navy Football games and give you an opportunity to become a member of the Blue and Gold. For more information, visit www.navysports.com.
Available to discuss Midshipmen pay and tax filing. The Financial Advisor's Office provides the Annual Midshipman Budget Book as a guide for managing Midshipmen finances. The 2013-2014 Budget Book can be downloaded as a PDF.
A wide range of displays including classroom equipment, demonstrations, videos, and books from all departments at the Academy will be available for your information. Department faculty members will also be available to answer questions about the displays and their departments.