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April 2014

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Stanley Cup Comes to Naval Academy

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 24, 2014 by MC2 Jonathan L. Correa

he Naval Academy hockey coach Mike Fox surprised the men’s hockey team when he teamed up with the National Hockey League and others to bring the Stanley Cup to the Naval Academy arena April 22. The Stanley Cup is the oldest and most ...

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Mids Rack Up Medals at Cyber Stakes

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 by Cmdr. Michael Bilzor

A group of nine midshipmen recently took part in the inaugural DARPA-sponsored Cyber Stakes at Carnegie Mellon University, testing their hacking skills against their counterparts from the U.S. Military Academy and the U.S. Air Force Academy, and ...

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Midshipmen’s “Gender Matters” Performances Inspire Discussion

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 by Midshipman 1st Class Colleen Randolph

As six midshipmen stood on stage the crowd grew silent. Simply dressed in winter working blues, PT gear or Blue and Gold jogging suits, they looked as though they were taking a stroll to do homework or meet a friend. But the midshipmen performing ...

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Midshipman of 19th Company Travel Down Under for Spring Break

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 by Midshipman 1st Class Colleen E. Randolph

“No worries mate” was the phrase of the week for 19th Company midshipmen and staff as they traveled to Australia during spring break. And while the atmosphere between the midshipmen and Australian cadets was one of ...

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Letter to My Former Self: Anonymous SEAL

  POSTED ON: Monday, April 21, 2014 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

A USNA graduate who is now a Navy SEAL (and wishes to remain anonymous), wrote the following letter as part of the ongoing series "Letter to My Former Self." While he directs his words to the young men who will be entering the SEAL community ...

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Midshipmen Travel to Guatemala for Senior Capstone

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 11, 2014 by Colleen E. Randolph

Midshipmen Travel to Guatemala for Senior Capstone Colleen E. Randolph When 1st Class Kathleen Mullen decided upon ocean engineering as a major her plebe year, she knew that the Naval Academy would provide her with an education in a field ...

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Letter to My Former Self

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 11, 2014 by ENS Charlie Hetzel,

First, congratulations to all of you who have selected Navy or Marine Corps Aviation from the class of 2014.  I hope this brief note may be of some service to you as you embark on your long but rewarding path to wings of gold. ...

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Middle States Holds USNA Town Hall

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 11, 2014 by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan L. Correa

Middle States Holds USNA Town Hall By: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan L. Correa ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The U.S. Naval Academy will hold a town hall meeting April 30 hosted by Dr. Christy Faison, Vice President of the Middle ...

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Navy Women’s Fencing Team Wins National Championship

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 11, 2014 by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan L. Correa

Navy Women’s Fencing Team Wins National Championship Story by: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan L. Correa ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Navy’s women fencing team won first place at the U.S. Association of ...

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