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Vice President Pence to Speak at Naval Academy Graduation

  POSTED ON: Monday, May 01, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Vice President Mike Pence will speak at the graduation and commissioning ceremony for the U.S. Naval Academy’s Class of 2017, Friday, May 26, at 10 a.m. This event is not open to the public. Pence, a native of ...

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Naval Academy Wins National Security Agency Cyber Defense Exercise

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- U.S. Naval Academy’s Cyber Security Team won this year’s annual Service Academy Cyber Defense Exercise (CDX) Friday, April 14. CDX is an inter-service cyber-security competition sponsored and designed by the ...

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Naval Academy Midshipman Receives Truman Scholarship

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. --  U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 2nd Class (junior) David Laszcz, 25, of Lake Charles, La., was recently selected as a 2017 Truman Scholar. He is the academy's 24th Truman Scholar.  Sixty-two ...

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Naval Academy Midshipman Awarded Hertz Fellowship

  POSTED ON: Thursday, March 23, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Christopher Panuski, 21, of Davidson, N.C., was recently selected as a 2017 Hertz Foundation Fellowship recipient. The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation provides financial ...

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Naval Academy Accepting Applications for Summer Seminar

  POSTED ON: Thursday, March 09, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Applications are now being accepted through March 31 for the Naval Academy’s Summer Seminar. Rising high school seniors have the opportunity to choose from three sessions: June 3 - 8, June 10 - 15, and June 17 - ...

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USNA Summer STEM Program Now Accepting Applications

  POSTED ON: Thursday, March 09, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.—Applications are now being accepted through April 15 for the U.S. Naval Academy Summer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Program. The Summer STEM Program is held in three sessions: June 5-10 for ...

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USNA Summer Programs Aim to Teach, Inspire Students

  POSTED ON: Thursday, June 30, 2016 by Nava

Every year during the month of June, high school students from around the country descend on the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) to participate in one of three programs designed to provide them with an immersive experience into the lives of USNA ...

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USNA Graduates First Cyber Operations Midshipmen

  POSTED ON: Monday, May 23, 2016 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

By MC2 Tyler Caswell The first 27 of the U.S. Naval Academy’s cyber operations majors graduate May 27 with the Class of 2016. The academy first announced its intention to offer a cyber operations major in spring 2013, and the ...

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USNA Hosts Students for SeaPerch STEM Event

  POSTED ON: Sunday, April 10, 2016 by Naval Academy Public Affairs

The United States Naval Academy (USNA) hosted a Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) event for Anne Arundel County Public Schools and surrounding counties at Rickover Hall April 9. More than 450 middle-school students from 40 ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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USNA Midshipman Selected For Marshall Scholarship

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, December 09, 2014 by USNA PAO

Naval Academy Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Andrea Howard of Norcross, Ga. was awarded a Marshall Scholarship, Tuesday, December 2. This highly-competitive academic scholarship provides two years of postgraduate study at an United Kingdom ...

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Historic Field Glasses Play a Part in Midshipmen's Research

  POSTED ON: Friday, October 31, 2014 by USNA PAO

History and physics combine in a research project being conducted by four Naval Academy midshipmen. Midshipman 1st Class Ian Sharbel and Midshipmen 2nd Class Karter Martin, Don Puent, and Cyrus Wilson had the chance to use a pair of World War ...

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Women of Innovation at USNA

  POSTED ON: Friday, October 24, 2014 by Midshipman 2nd Class Rachel Busiek

This past weekend USNA hosted a STEM event unlike any other! Roughly 300, 8th-grade girls from the surrounding communities traveled to the Academy for a day of education and design. The morning commenced with the girls participating in opening ...

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Midshipmen Participate in American Service Academies Program

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, June 04, 2014 by USNA PAO

Midshipman 1st Class Andrea Howard and Midshipmen 2nd Class Nicholas Hermberg, Teresa Kennedy, and Marc Prather are among the fourteen cadets and midshipmen from the U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, and the U.S. ...

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Midshipmen Tour U.S. Secret Service Headquarters

  POSTED ON: Thursday, May 08, 2014 by LT HARRY QUI

The Naval Academy Chemistry Department recently organized a rare trip to the U.S. Secret Service headquarters for midshipmen to learn about the agency’s history and missions. While the protection details for the president and ...

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Naval Academy Midshipmen Work With U.S. Naval Research Laboratory in Italy

  POSTED ON: Monday, May 05, 2014 by OCEANOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT

Midshipman 2/C Michael Fuller (8th Company) and Midshipman 2/C Kevin Lois (22nd Company) of the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) Oceanography Department participated in the Estuarine Cohesive Sediments (EsCoSed) project winter field ...

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