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2015

Image for USNA Midshipmen Collect Toys for Local Kids

USNA Midshipmen Collect Toys for Local Kids

  POSTED ON: Monday, December 21, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

By MC2 Nathan Wilkes The U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman Action Group collected more than 1,000 toys from faculty, staff, and the brigade for the 2015 Toys for Tots drive Dec. 15. Marines from the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program ...

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USNA's LEAD Masters Program Preps Incoming Company Officers

  POSTED ON: Thursday, December 10, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The Naval Academy's Leadership Education & Development (LEAD) Masters Program provides graduate education to incoming company officers and helps prepare them for their critical role in the academy’s mission of developing midshipmen ...

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Naval Academy Announces Holiday Gate Hours

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, December 09, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#082-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. - U.S. Naval Academy Gates 1 and 3 will have modified hours during the holiday season. The following gate hours will be in place during the holiday period of   Dec. 15 – ...

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Naval Academy Museum Lecture - “A Navy Cruiser at the Nevada Test Site?”

  POSTED ON: Monday, December 07, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#081-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Dr. Rob Hoffman, Nuclear Physicist and Naval Historian at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in Livermore, Calif., will present “A Navy Cruiser at the Nevada Test ...

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Naval Academy Midshipmen Conduct Clean-up, Outreach

  POSTED ON: Sunday, December 06, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The Midshipman Action Group (MAG) at the Naval Academy spearheaded a local community service project Dec. 5 in the Broadneck Peninsula just outside of Annapolis. Twenty-eight midshipmen worked side-by-side with Anne Arundel County personnel, ...

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Cellular Service Comes to Bancroft Hall

  POSTED ON: Friday, December 04, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Gone are the days when midshipmen had to huddle outside in the midst of a Maryland winter to get a signal on their mobile phones. Cellular service has come to Bancroft Hall, thanks to the efforts of the Naval Academy’s Information ...

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Academy Leadership Remembers 1983 Army-Navy Game

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, December 01, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

U.S. Naval Academy and U.S. Military Academy leadership gathered at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif., Nov. 30 to remember the 1983 Army-Navy football game played in the famous stadium. Vice Adm. Ted Carter was joined by Army West Point ...

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Midshipman Receives Peer-Nominated Leadership Excellence Award

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

U.S. Naval Academy’s Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Division presented the Rear Admiral Draper Kauffman Leadership Excellence Award to Midshipman 1st Class Melissa Felman during a ceremony Nov. 23 in Memorial Hall. The ...

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Naval Academy Midshipman Named Mitchell Scholarship Recipient

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#078-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.- Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Allyson Strachan, 21, of Hebron, Maine, was recently named as the Naval Academy’s 6th recipient of a Mitchell Scholarship. This highly-competitive ...

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Naval Academy Midshipman Named Rhodes Scholarship Recipient

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#077-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Megan Musilli, 21, of El Dorado Hills, Calif.,  has been selected as the Naval Academy’s 49th Rhodes Scholar.  Nearly 900 applicants ...

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Naval Academy Midshipmen Win Cyber Policy Competition

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

A team of three U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen claimed first place in the Cyber Policy Competition Nov. 14 during New York University's 12th annual Cyber Security Awareness Week event. The policy competition challenges students to propose public ...

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Second Annual Veterans Classic Brings NCAA President to Naval Academy

  POSTED ON: Friday, November 13, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

NCAA President Dr. Mark Emmert visited the Naval Academy for a tour Nov. 13 in advance of the second annual Veterans Classic basketball doubleheader in Alumni Hall. The Veterans Classic brings top NCAA teams to the academy to kick off the college ...

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Veterans Classic Teams Tour Naval Academy

  POSTED ON: Thursday, November 12, 2015 by MC2 Nathan Wilkes

Players and staff from the Temple University Owls, University of Florida Gators, and University of North Carolina Tar Heels basketball teams were given a guided tour of the U. S. Naval Academy Nov. 12. The teams are in town for the second annual ...

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USNA Midshipmen Kickoff “It’s On Us” National Week of Action

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen launched the 2015 “It's On Us” National Week of Action in King Hall Nov. 9. The kick-off officially began with the release of the USNA “It's On Us” video, featuring midshipmen, ...

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Naval Academy Donates 65,000 Pounds of Food to the Anne Arundel County Food and Resource Bank

  POSTED ON: Friday, November 06, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#075-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy’s Midshipman Action Group along with the USNA’s Chaplains Office, donated more than 65,000 pounds of food Nov. 5 to the ...

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Latest video by Midshipmen is tribute to the City of Annapolis

  POSTED ON: Monday, November 02, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#072-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- The Naval Academy midshipmen show-off the town of Annapolis in the latest video, "Naptown Funk," created by Midshipman First Class (senior) Rylan Tuohy, 22, of Greenville, Ky. The video can be seen ...

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Help Mids Support the Anne Arundel County Food Bank

  POSTED ON: Friday, October 30, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Every October, food drive collection boxes fill up throughout the hallways of Bancroft Hall. Midshipmen are taking the initiative to help an important program - Harvest for the Hungry. Harvest for the Hungry, a Midshipman Action Group (MAG) ...

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Powerboat Designers Talk Entrepreneurship, Innovation at USNA

  POSTED ON: Monday, October 26, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. Naval Academy’s Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering Department hosted senior members of Malibu Boats for its fall semester Bock Memorial Lecture in Mahan Hall Oct. 21. Malibu Boats CEO Jack Springer, Vice President of ...

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Tickets On Sale for Naval Academy Masquerader’s Performance of Bertolt Brecht’s “Galileo”

  POSTED ON: Thursday, October 22, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#071-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Midshipmen from the Naval Academy’s drama group, The Masqueraders, will perform Bertolt Brecht's “Galileo” Nov. 13 - 14 at 8 p.m. and Nov. 20 - 21 at ...

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Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club to Perform in Ann Arbor, Mich.

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#070-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.—The United States Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform at the First United Methodist Church located at 120 S. State St., Saturday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. in Ann Arbor, ...

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Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club to Perform In Detroit

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#069-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.—The Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform at St. John’s Episcopal Church located at 2326 Woodward Ave. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. in Detroit. The ...

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Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club To Perform In Charlotte

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#067-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The internationally-acclaimed U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will appear in concert as guest artists with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, ...

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Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#066-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir will travel to St. Louis to present a “A Salute to America’s Heroes,” concert Saturday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. The concert will ...

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USNA Hosts STEM Workshop for Middle School Girls

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, October 20, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tyler Caswell The U.S. Naval Academy’s Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Center for Education and Outreach hosted a girls-only STEM workshop for middle school-age girls Oct. ...

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Naval Institute Hosts History Conference at USNA

  POSTED ON: Monday, October 19, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The United States Naval Institute held its 6th Annual History Conference at the U.S. Naval Academy Oct. 14. This year’s theme “Actions Shaping History” focused on the U.S. Marine Corps. Speakers included retired Gen. ...

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Naval Academy and City of Annapolis to Celebrate Navy’s 240th Birthday

  POSTED ON: Friday, October 09, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#065-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy and the City of Annapolis will celebrate Navy’s 240th birthday Oct. 9 – 13 with events throughout the weekend and Navy birthday specials ...

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NY Islanders Gain Leadership Insight at USNA

  POSTED ON: Friday, October 09, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The New York Islanders professional hockey team visited the Naval Academy Oct. 6 for leadership and team-building exercises on and off the ice. The Islanders practiced at the Brigade Sports Complex ice hockey rink before touring the Naval Academy ...

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Naval Academy Introduces Two New Mascots

  POSTED ON: Thursday, October 01, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#063-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Plebe Summer may be over for the class of 2019, but plebe year for the Navy’s newest [live animal] mascots has just begun. Bill the Goat XXXV and XXXVI will make their ...

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Annapolis Mayor Gets Underway with Midshipmen

  POSTED ON: Monday, September 28, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Annapolis Mayor Michael J. Pantelides received a crash course in seamanship and navigation during a visit to the Naval Academy Sept. 22. During the visit, Pantelides built upon previous interactions with USNA midshipmen and had the opportunity to ...

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CYBERCOM Deputy Commander Speaks at USNA

  POSTED ON: Thursday, September 24, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Lt. Gen. James K. McLaughlin, deputy commander, U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), spoke at the Cyber Lecture Series at the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA), Sept. 22. McLaughlin addressed more than 1,200 midshipmen about the importance of cyber ...

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Jesse Ausubel to Deliver Naval Academy’s 35th Annual Michelson Lecture

  POSTED ON: Thursday, September 24, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.eduhttps://www.usna.edu/Oceanography/

#062-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Naval Academy’s oceanography department invites the public to attend a lecture by Jesse Ausubel, Thursday, Oct. 15 at 7:15 p.m. in Mahan Hall. Ausubel is ...

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Naval Academy Announces 36th Annual Bancroft Lecture

  POSTED ON: Thursday, September 24, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#061-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Naval Academy’s history department invites the public to attend a lecture by Dr. Robin Fleming, professor of early medieval history at Boston College, Tuesday, Oct. ...

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Local Educators Participate In STEM Educator Training At U.S. Naval Academy

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#060-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Roughly 125 elementary, middle, and high school STEM educators from the D.C. metropolitan area will attend a day-long STEM Educator Training (SET) Sail Workshop at the U.S. Naval ...

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Naval Academy Museum Presents Naval History Lecture

  POSTED ON: Monday, September 14, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#058-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Mr. Alan M. Anderson, a doctoral candidate at King’s College, London, will present “Alfred Thayer Mahan and the Laws of Naval Warfare, ...

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Mids Run 110-Flight Stair Climb to Honor FDNY Firefighters

  POSTED ON: Friday, September 11, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

By MIDN 1/C Ginny Burger It takes five sets of stairs for midshipmen from 10th Company to get to their rooms.  They live on the uppermost floor of Bancroft Hall, the Naval Academy dormitory, and are very familiar with the struggle of ...

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Naval Academy Museum Announces New “Warrior Writers” Exhibit

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, September 09, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#056-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Naval Academy Museum will open a new exhibit “Warrior Writers: The U.S. Naval Institute" beginning Thursday, Sept. 10, through Jan. 31, 2016. The exhibit ...

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Consumer Confidence Report Consumer Notification

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, September 08, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Works

The Environmental Division’s 2014 Drinking Water Quality Consumer Confidence Report is available to download. This report covers the quality of water produced on the Yard. Anne Arundel County produces the drinking water on the North ...

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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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USNA Grad Selected to Direct Navy Nuclear Propulsion

  POSTED ON: Friday, July 24, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Congratulations to 1981 USNA graduate Vice Adm. James F. Caldwell, Jr.!  Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced July 22 that the president has nominated Vice Adm. Caldwell for appointment to the rank of admiral and for assignment as ...

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Experiencing a Different Culture in Mongolia

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

By Midshipman 2nd Class Audrey Channell As the most sparsely populated country on the planet, Mongolia’s vast steppe and overwhelming immensity has intrigued the outside world for centuries. Heavily influenced by both the Soviets and ...

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Naval Academy Midshipmen Complete Summer Internship at NAVSSES

  POSTED ON: Friday, July 17, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

By Joseph Battista, NAVSSES Public Affairs Midshipmen 1st Class Montana Geimer and Steven Dull got a head start on their capstone senior design project while interning at Naval Ship Systems Engineering Station (NAVSSES) this summer. They built a ...

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PLEBE SUMMER PARADE CALENDAR Class of 2019

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#053     The Naval Academy inducted 1,191 midshipmen into the Class of 2019, Wednesday, July 1. This year’s plebe (freshmen) class includes the largest number of women, 325. They make up 27% of the Class of ...

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Consumer Confidence Report Consumer Notification

  POSTED ON: Monday, July 13, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Works

The Environmental Division’s 2014 Drinking Water Quality Consumer Confidence Report is available to download. This report covers the quality of water produced on the Yard. Anne Arundel County produces the drinking water on the North ...

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Induction Day An Emotional Experience For Plebe Parents

  POSTED ON: Thursday, July 09, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

For the parents of the incoming Class of 2019, dropping their sons and daughters off at the U.S. Naval Academy’s Induction Day July 1 was an especially emotional experience. “It's something my daughter has wanted for a very ...

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U.S. Naval Academy Welcomes Class of 2019

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, July 01, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. Naval Academy welcomed the incoming Class of 2019 in Annapolis July 1. 1,192 men and women arrived at the academy for Induction Day, more commonly known as I-Day, the beginning of the arduous six-week indoctrination period called Plebe ...

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Class of 2019 Stats

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, July 01, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#052-15    CLASS OF 2019 (as of June 30, 2015): PROJECTED CLASS SIZE:               ...

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USNA STEM Hosts Engineering Design Camp

  POSTED ON: Thursday, June 25, 2015 by MC2 Nathan Wilkes

The Naval Academy's Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program hosted an engineering design camp for rising high school juniors June 15 - 19 in Rickover Hall. During the five-day STEM program and competition, the students ...

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Mids Learn Leadership Lesson From History

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 by MC2 Nathan Wilkes

Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy attended the 2015 Gettysburg Leadership Encounter in Gettysburg, Penn., June 20-21 to help prepare them for challenges they may face during the upcoming academic year. The two-day retreat is designed to give ...

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USNA Hosts Summer Seminar 2015

  POSTED ON: Monday, June 22, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The United States Naval Academy hosted the 2015 Summer Seminar program for potential academy candidates May 30 – June 18. The seminar, which runs for three separate weeks in the month of June, is a ...

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Annapolis Welcomes French Frigate L'Hermione

  POSTED ON: Saturday, June 20, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

A large crowd braved the heat and humidity June 16 to welcome to Annapolis a replica of the 18th century French frigate L'Hermione. L'Hermione was the ship that carried the Marquis de Lafayette from Rochefort, France, to Boston in 1780 with the ...

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USNA Superintendent Talks Aviation with British World War II Hero

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

U.S. Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Adm. Ted Carter met a former British Navy officer and World War II aviator June 10 during a brief trip to the United Kingdom. Carter traveled to the U.K. to meet with his counterpart at the Britannia Royal ...

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Marines Making Marines: USNA's Leatherneck Program

  POSTED ON: Thursday, June 11, 2015 by author of the story

More than 375 midshipmen entering their final year at the United States Naval Academy are spending four weeks at Marine Corps Base Quantico for the Leatherneck evolution. Leatherneck’s four-part program gives first class midshipmen the ...

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USNA Graduates Class of 2015

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

An estimated 30,000 people filled the Navy-Marine Corps Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland, May 22 to witness the swearing in of the U.S. Navy's and Marine Corps' newest officers. The Naval Academy Class of 2015 graduated 1,070 men and women, ...

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Midshipmen Discover Historical Link

  POSTED ON: Monday, May 25, 2015 by MC3 Nathan Wilkes

During a recent visit to the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) laundry facility, Midshipmen 1st Class Jeremy Duruji, Dane Oshiro, and Jesus Arrambide found something more than the uniform items they were originally looking for. Amongst a pile of assorted ...

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Class of 2015 Statistics

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 22, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

TOTAL GRADUATES............... 1070    men......................................... 866    women..................................... 204 COMMISSIONS:    Navy Ensigns:   ...

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Herndon Capped

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#046-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.-  The Herndon monument was capped in 1 hour 38 minutes and 36 seconds May 18, by Midshipman 4th Class (freshman) Javarri Beachum, 19, of Port Saint Joe, Fla.  He is a member ...

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Midshipmen Collect Shoes For Those in Need

  POSTED ON: Monday, May 18, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy’s Midshipman Action Group (MAG) collected more than 550 pairs of shoes from the Class of 2018 May 18 to donate to Planet Aid. The shoes were collected as the plebes began the traditional Herndon ...

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USNA Midshipmen Triumph over Herndon Climb

  POSTED ON: Monday, May 18, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen from the Class of 2018 conquered the final hurdle of their freshman year during the annual Herndon Monument climb May 18. Every year, the roughly 1,000 members of the academy's plebe class form a human pyramid around ...

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USNA Changes Security Posture

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 15, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. military has increased its force protection condition from "Alpha" to "Bravo" at all U.S. bases. This is a general security measure, not a response to any specific or imminent threat. As a result, USNA and Naval Support Activity ...

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Naval Academy Announces Color Company

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 15, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#045-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- The academy’s annual Color Parade, honoring the fall and spring color companies will be held on Worden Field, Thursday, May 21, at 11 a.m.  The parade is free ...

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Services For Midshipman Amtrak Victim

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 15, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#044-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.- Approximately 160 midshipmen from the Naval Academy’s 17th Company, Sprint football team and Jewish Midshipman Club are attending services for Midshipman 3rd Class Justin Zemser ...

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Midshipman Amtrak Victim Identified

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 15, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#043-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The Naval Academy is deeply saddened to report that Naval Academy Midshipman 3rd Class (sophomore) Justin B. Zemser, was one of the passengers who lost their life due to injuries sustained ...

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Naval Academy Midshipman Dies in Amtrak Accident

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 15, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#042-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.—The Naval Academy is deeply saddened to report that a midshipman was named as one of the passengers who lost their life in the AMTRAK train which crashed in north Philadelphia at ...

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Blue Angels to Perform During USNA Commissioning Week

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#041-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. - The Blue Angels will perform above the Severn River, Tuesday, May 19 and Wednesday, May 20 as part of the Naval Academy’s Commissioning Week. These events are free and open to the ...

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USNA Peer Educators Train for the Future

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Vice. Adm. Walter “Ted’ Carter, superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy, addressed the Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention Education (SHAPE) peer educators during a training session in Chauvenet Hall May 11. The training ...

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Midshipman Action Group Contributes 26,000 Hours of Community Service

  POSTED ON: Saturday, May 09, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The Naval Academy Midshipman Action Group surpassed its own expectations this academic year, contributing a record 26,000 hours of service to the local and national community. MAG manages more than 50 projects and 500 midshipman volunteers ...

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Naval Academy Announces Commissioning Week Shuttle Bus Schedule, Informational Phone Lines and Graduation Online Streaming Information

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 08, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#039-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.— For the convenience of family, friends and visitors during Commissioning Week, May 18-22, the Naval Academy will provide daily shuttle buses from Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium ...

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Final Naval Academy Cyber Building Environmental Assessment Available For Review

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 01, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#036     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Naval Academy is pleased to announce that the U.S. Department of the Navy, in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act and its implementing regulations, has prepared ...

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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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Midshipman Candidate Takes Oath of Citizenship

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Midshipman Candidate Diane Muhizi became a U.S. citizen March 19 during a naturalization ceremony at the U.S. Customs and Immigration Service office in Johnston, R.I. Muhizi’s story of becoming a U.S. citizen has been a difficult ...

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USNA Honors Distinguished Graduates

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. Naval Academy and U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association awarded the 2015 Naval Academy Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Award to four alumni for lifelong achievement and service to the nation in a ceremony before the Brigade of ...

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Brigade Honors Fallen Graduate

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 30, 2015 by MC3 Nathan Wilkes

The U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) Brigade of Midshipmen held a remembrance meal in King Hall March 25 for a 2006 academy graduate who died earlier this month during a routine training exercise. Marine Capt. Stanford “Ford” Henry ...

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USNA Announces 86th Commandant of Midshipmen

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Col. Stephen E. Liszewski was recently selected to be the 86th Commandant of Midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.  He is an alumnus of the Naval Academy Class of 1990. Similar to the Dean of Students at a civilian ...

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Former USNA Commandant Named Next President of Wesley College

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The Wesley College Board of Trustees today announced that Robert E. Clark II is the College’s next president. Mr. Clark has 30 plus years of extensive leadership experience, most recently at the Pennsylvania State University. Mr. Clark ...

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86th Naval Academy Commandant Announced

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#022-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Col. Stephen E. Liszewski was recently selected to be the 86th Commandant of Midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.  He is an alumni of the Naval Academy ...

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Naval Academy Midshipman Selected as 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Scholar

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#021-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 3rd Class (senior) Megan Rosenberger, 20, of Pittsburgh, was selected as a 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University Scholar for her ...

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USNA Midshipman Selected as Clinton Global Initiative Scholar

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 3rd Class Megan Rosenberger, 20, of Pittsburgh, was selected as a 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University Scholar for her “Barrels by the Bay” environmental service project, which kicked off ...

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Naval Academy Professor Named KITP Scholar

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#020-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – U.S. Naval Academy Assistant Professor Ryan Wilson was recently  named a Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics Scholar. Dr. Wilson is the first service academy professor selected ...

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U.S. Naval Academy Announces Faculty Promotions

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#019-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Naval Academy announced that the following faculty members will be promoted to associate professor, associate professor with tenure or professor. Their new status will become effective ...

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Midshipmen Action Group to Participate in Spring Community Service Projects

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 16, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#018-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The  Naval Academy Midshipmen Action Group (MAG) is preparing to participate in a variety of community service events this semester including multiple spring break community ...

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USNA Hosts Astronaut Convocation

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 by MC3 Nathan Wilkes

The United States Naval Academy (USNA) hosted its annual Astronaut Convocation, Mar. 9th in Mitscher Auditorium. The Convocation was an opportunity for the Brigade of Midshipmen to learn about the future of space flight and exploration from ...

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USNA STEM Hosts Girls Only Workshop

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 09, 2015 by MC3 Nathan Wilkes

The U.S. Naval Academy's (USNA) Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program hosted a "Girls Only STEM Workshop" for middle school-age girls March 7, in Rickover and Michelson Hall.  More than 300 girls from around ...

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Professional Luncheon Brings Officers and Graduating Midshipmen Together

  POSTED ON: Friday, February 27, 2015 by MC3 Nathan Wilkes

Officers and first class midshipmen came together Feb. 25 to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating class during a professional luncheon at Buchanan House at the U.S. Naval Academy. The event, hosted by the Naval Academy's Joy Bright ...

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Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club to Perform in Miami

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.—The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will appear as guest artists on the concert program at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Miami, Friday, March 20, at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at the cathedral ...

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Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club to Perform in Ft. Lauderdale

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#014-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.—The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will appear as guest artists on the concert program of the Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Saturday, March 14, at 7 ...

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Naval Academy Gospel Choir To Perform

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#013-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir will travel to Long Beach, Calif. to present a concert Sunday, March 15 at 4 p.m. The concert will be held at the Covenant Presbyterian Church, located at ...

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Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club to Perform in San Antonio

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

# 011-15    ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will appear as guest artists on the “Music from St. Mark’s” series in San Antonio on Friday, March ...

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Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Houston

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

 #010-15     ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The U.S. Naval Academy Women's Glee Club will perform in Houston, Saturday, March 14, at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at St. Martin’s Episcopal ...

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For more information about the Naval Academy, please visit: www.usna.edu or our Facebook page. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club to Perform In Corpus Christi, Texas

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#009-15   ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform at the “Cathedral Concert” series in Corpus Christi, Texas, Tuesday, March 17, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be held ...

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USNA Hosts STEM Educator Training

  POSTED ON: Monday, February 23, 2015 by MC3 Nathan Wilkes

The U.S. Naval Academy's (USNA) Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program hosted a STEM Educator Training Workshop for K-12 teachers Saturday, Feb. 21, in Rickover and Michelson Hall. More than 70 STEM educators ...

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Mids Teach STEM Workshops to Dallas Students

  POSTED ON: Thursday, February 19, 2015 by MIDN 2/C Rylan Tuohy

“Our goal isn’t to convince students to come to the Naval Academy, our goal is to expose students to the awesomeness of STEM,” said MIDN 2/C Zachary Dannelly to a group of middle school students at the Perot Museum ...

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Naval Academy Presents Winter Musical “Pirates of Penzance”

  POSTED ON: Monday, February 09, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

#007-15  ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Tickets are on sale now for the U.S. Naval Academy’s musical performance of “Pirates of Penzance.” Performances will be held Feb. 27 and 28, and March 1, 6, 7, and 8 in ...

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USNA Welcomes Back First Black Female Graduate

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 04, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. Naval Academy held a luncheon celebrating African American/Black History Month with special guest, Janie Mines, Feb. 2, in King Hall. Mines was the first black female to graduate from the Naval Academy. "It was challenging and lonely at ...

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74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships Could Generate Four-Time Brigade Champion

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, February 04, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The Naval Academy’s 74th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships will be held Friday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. in Alumni Hall. The event is open to the public and admission is free. This year’s boxing finals ...

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Naval Academy Accepting Applications for Summer Seminar

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Press Release #003-15  ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Applications are now being accepted through March 31 for the Naval Academy’s Summer Seminar. Students have the opportunity to choose from three different sessions: May 30 ...

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Naval Academy Accepting Applications for Summer STEM Program

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Press Release #002-15 ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Applications are now being accepted through April 15 for the United States Naval Academy Summer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Program. The Summer STEM Program is held in ...

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Future SWOs Attend Homeport Night at USNA

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. Naval Academy hosted a “Homeport Night” for the class of 2015’s future Surface Warfare Officers (SWO) in Luce Hall Jan 21. Homeport Night was an opportunity for the SWOs on the Yard to share with midshipmen ...

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USNA Community Relations Director Receives MLK Drum Major Award

  POSTED ON: Thursday, January 22, 2015 by MC2 Jonathan Correa

U.S. Naval Academy Community Relations Director Miriam Stanicic received the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drum Major Award Jan. 16 at the 27th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award Dinner in Glen Burnie, Md. The award recognizes local leaders ...

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Cooler Water Cooler Comes to USNA

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Two Evive Stations are now available to midshipmen. An Evive Station is kind of like the water fountain of the future. Users buy a reusable stainless steel bottle at the Midshipmen Store. At the machine, they purchase a 1-month, 3-month or 5 ...

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USNA Hosts Platform Night for Future SWOs

  POSTED ON: Thursday, January 15, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) hosted a “Platform Night” for the class of 2015’s future Surface Warfare Officers (SWO) in Luce Hall, Jan. 14. Platform Night is an opportunity for the Academy’s future SWOs ...

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Navy Secretary Hosts Newly-Elected Officials at Naval Academy

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, January 14, 2015 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

Twenty-five newly-elected Congressmen visited the Naval Academy Jan. 13th as guests of the Secretary of the Navy for a Navy and Marine Corps orientation and dinner in Dahlgren Hall. The Congressmen were greeted by top Navy and Marine Corps ...

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