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April 2015

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Naval Academy Hosts Banquet for Asian Pacific Islander Month

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 by MC2 Jonathan Correa

The U.S. Naval Academy hosted an Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month banquet April 28 at the Naval Academy Club. Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, gave the keynote address. Harris, a 1978 academy ...

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Midshipmen Caught in Baltimore Protest Help People to Safety

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

For 10 U.S. Naval Academy plebes, a recent experience showed them that even one year of military training has changed the way they approach a crisis. Midshipmen 4th Class Madisen Grinnell, Brad Kadlubowski, Erik Sabelstrom and Harrison Yosten ...

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Naval Academy Building Named In Honor of Former Superintendent

  POSTED ON: Monday, April 27, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#033-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – At a ceremony later this summer, the Naval Academy will rename the Administration Building “Larson Hall” in honor of Adm. Charles R. Larson, Naval Academy Class ...

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U.S. Naval Academy Hosts Special Olympics

  POSTED ON: Monday, April 27, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. Naval Academy hosted the annual Maryland Special Olympics competition on Ingram Track April 26. Approximately 350 midshipmen volunteers were paired with athletes who competed in track and field events throughout the day. The event is a ...

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Naval Academy Pipes and Drums Spring Concert

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 23, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#032-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Naval Academy Pipes and Drums will perform their spring concert, Pipes in Space, Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Mahan Hall at the academy. The concert is free and open to the ...

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Naval Academy Dedication Parade Honors Faculty

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 23, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#031-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Distinguished members of the Naval Academy faculty will be honored at the annual Dedication Parade, Friday, April 24, at 4 p.m. on Worden Field. The parade is free and open to the ...

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U.S. Naval Academy to Host Special Olympics

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 23, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#030-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. - The U.S. Naval Academy will host the annual Maryland Special Olympics competition on Sunday, April 26, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Ingram Track. The event is a collaboration between the Naval ...

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Tickets on Sale for Naval Academy Masquerader’s Spring Performance

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 23, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#029-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Midshipmen from the Naval Academy’s drama group, The Masqueraders, will present three short shows for their spring performance held Friday, April 17, and Saturday, April 18, at ...

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Naval Academy and UMBC to Collaborate on Cyber Projects and Education

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

U.S. Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Adm. Ted Carter signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) President Freeman Hrabowski April 21st on the UMBC campus. This agreement ...

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Two USNA Midshipmen Named Truman Scholars

  POSTED ON: Monday, April 20, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Congratulations to Midshipmen 2nd Class Teresa D. Kennedy of Wasilla, Alaska and Andre M. Evans of Chicago, who were recently selected as 2015 Truman Scholars. The Truman Foundation announced that 58 students from 50 U.S. colleges and ...

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USNA Judo Club Trains With Wounded Warriors

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 17, 2015 by MC2 Tyler Caswell

The Washington D.C. Veteran Affairs Medical Center hosted the U.S. Naval Academy Judo Club to meet and train with a group of wounded warriors April 10. A group of four midshipmen trained with veterans and civilians with a range of disabilities ...

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Two Naval Academy Midshipmen Receive Truman Scholarships

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 16, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#028-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. --  U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2016 Midshipmen 2nd Class (junior) Teresa D. Kennedy of Wasilla, Alaska and Andre M. Evans of Chicago, were recently selected as 2015 Truman Scholars. ...

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Naval Academy Parachute Team to Jump at Army-Navy Lax Game

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 16, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#027-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Two members of the Naval Academy’s Parachute Team and a former team captain will perform a demonstration jump into Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium just before the 94th Annual ...

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Bonds of Gold Ceremony Connects Classes of 1967 and 2017

  POSTED ON: Friday, April 10, 2015 by MC3 Nathan Wilkes

The U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2017 held the 12th annual Bonds of Gold ceremony in Memorial Hall April 7. During the ceremony, the USNA Class of 1967 donated several class rings and miniatures to be melted down and included in the gold for the ...

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Naval Academy Spring Formal Dress Parade

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#025-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will present their first formal dress parade of the season Friday, April 10 at 4 p.m. on Worden Field. The Superintendent of the Naval ...

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Vice President Biden to Deliver Remarks at Naval Academy Graduation

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#024-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Vice President Joe Biden will deliver remarks at the graduation and commencement ceremony for the U.S.  Naval Academy’s Class of 2015 Friday, May 22. This event ...

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USNA Faculty Members Selected for Promotion

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The Naval Academy honored members of the faculty who were selected for promotion Apr. 7 at the Faculty Promotion and Tenure Ceremony in Memorial Hall. Promoted to Associate Professor effective mid-August 2015: CDR David M. Ruth, USN, ...

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