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August 2015

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Class of 2017 Commits to Serve

  POSTED ON: Friday, August 28, 2015 by MC2 Tyler Caswell

During the first two years at the Naval Academy, midshipmen have the option to choose a different path for their education and career. They can leave the academy, free and clear of any obligation to serve on active duty. Upon entering their third ...

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MAG Kicks Off 2015-16 "Mids For Kids" Program

  POSTED ON: Thursday, August 27, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The Midshipman Action Group recently held a kickoff event for its "Mids for Kids" program, inviting local teachers for a USNA tour and social event at the Midshipman Activities Center on the Yard. Mids for Kids is a community outreach program ...

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Naval Academy Announces Fall 2015 Parade Schedule

  POSTED ON: Friday, August 21, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#055-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will present formal dress parades on Worden Field on the Naval Academy grounds at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, Friday, Sept. 18, Friday, Oct. 2, and ...

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USNA Class of 2019 Completes Plebe Summer

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Thousands of family members and friends arrived at the U. S. Navy Academy (USNA) to witness the culmination of the Class of 2019’s Plebe Summer training during Plebe Parents' Weekend Aug. 13-16. Plebe Parents' Weekend provides an ...

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Plebes Near Completion of Summer Training

  POSTED ON: Monday, August 10, 2015 by Naval

The plebes of the Class of 2019 are nearing the end of their six-week, boot camp-style training program, Plebe Summer. Plebe Summer, which began July 1 on Induction Day, is designed to provide incoming students with a basic understanding of the ...

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USNA Grad Selected to Direct Naval Air Systems Command

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced July 30 that the president has nominated Vice Admiral Paul A. Grosklags (USNA '82) for reappointment to the rank of vice admiral and for assignment as commander, Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, ...

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