USNA News Center
USNA News Center

Press Releases

Image for Naval Academy Midshipman Awarded Hertz Fellowship

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 ...

Read more


Image for Midshipmen Travel to North Carolina for Volunteer Trip

Midshipmen Travel to North Carolina for Volunteer Trip

  POSTED ON: Friday, March 10, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. –Members of the Naval Academy Midshipman Action Group (MAG) are spending their spring break in Lumberton, N.C., revitalizing areas devastated by Hurricane Matthew. Ten midshipmen and one Naval Academy staff member will ...

Read more


Image for Midshipmen Travel to Wisconsin for Volunteer Trip

Midshipmen Travel to Wisconsin for Volunteer Trip

  POSTED ON: Friday, March 10, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Members of the Naval Academy Midshipman Action Group (MAG) are spending their spring break in Sheboygan County, Wis., assisting with a variety of community service projects. Nine midshipmen and one Naval Academy staff ...

Read more


Image for Midshipmen Travel to Washington State for Volunteer Trip

Midshipmen Travel to Washington State for Volunteer Trip

  POSTED ON: Friday, March 10, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Members of the Naval Academy Midshipman Action Group (MAG) are spending their spring break in Everett, Wash., volunteering at the Everett Boys and Girls Club. Four midshipmen and one Naval Academy staff member will ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Accepting Applications for Summer Seminar

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 - ...

Read more


Image for USNA Summer STEM Program Now Accepting Applications

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Tucson, Ariz.

Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Tucson, Ariz.

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform in Tucson, Ariz., Saturday, March 18, at 7 p.m. Admission is free and no tickets are required. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The concert will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Phoenix

Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Phoenix

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. —  The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform in Phoenix, Monday, March 13, at 7 p.m. Admission is free and no tickets are required. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  The concert will be held ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Paradise Valley, Ariz.

Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Paradise Valley, Ariz.

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform in Paradise Valley, Ariz., Saturday, March 11, at 7 p.m. Admission is free and no tickets are required. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  The concert will be held at Valley ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Los Angeles

Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Los Angeles

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform in Los Angeles, Saturday, March 18, at 7 p.m. Admission is free and no tickets are required. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The concert will be held at St. Paul the ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Newport Beach, Calif.

Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Newport Beach, Calif.

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

 The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform in Newport Beach, Calif., Tuesday, March 14, at 7 p.m. Admission is free and no tickets are required. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The concert will be held at Our Lady Queen ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Orange, Calif.

Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Orange, Calif.

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform in Orange, Calif., Saturday, March 11, at 7 p.m. Admission is free and no tickets are required. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The concert will be held at St. John’s Lutheran ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Spring 2017 Parade Schedule

Naval Academy Announces Spring 2017 Parade Schedule

  POSTED ON: Thursday, March 02, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  Please call the Naval Academy Public Affairs Office at (410) 293-2292 by noon, the day of the parade if you plan to attend.    The Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will present three ...

Read more


Image for #012-17 76th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships

#012-17 76th Annual Brigade Boxing Championships

  POSTED ON: Friday, February 17, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Note to Editors and Reporters: Media are invited to cover boxing finals held Friday, Feb. 24, at 7 p.m. Please contact the Public Affairs Office at mediarelations@usna.edu or 410-293-2292 to RSVP. The Naval Academy’s 76th ...

Read more


Image for #011-17 Naval Academy Presents Winter Musical "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying"

#011-17 Naval Academy Presents Winter Musical "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying"

  POSTED ON: Friday, February 17, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Tickets are on sale now for the U.S. Naval Academy’s musical performance of “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Performances will be held Feb. 24, 25 and 26, and March 3, 4, and 5 in Mahan Hall. ...

Read more


Image for #010-17 Naval Academy Midshipman to Compete in Jeopardy College Championship

#010-17 Naval Academy Midshipman to Compete in Jeopardy College Championship

  POSTED ON: Friday, February 17, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 4th class (freshman) Gary Tse, 18, of Ellicott City, Md. will participate in Jeopardy’s College Championship this Friday, Feb. 17, at 7 p.m. on Fox. Jeopardy’s College Championship is a two week ...

Read more


Image for #008-17 Naval Academy Midshipmen Receive Gates Cambridge Scholarships

#008-17 Naval Academy Midshipmen Receive Gates Cambridge Scholarships

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

U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen 1st Class (seniors) Chris Panuski, 21, of Davidson, N.C., and Rachel Wible, 21, of York, Penn, were recently selected as a 2017 Gates Cambridge Scholars. Midshipman 1st Class Kyle Ritterbeck, 23, of Columbus, Ohio, ...

Read more


Image for #007-17 Security Exercise at Naval Academy Complex

#007-17 Security Exercise at Naval Academy Complex

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, February 07, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

As part of a security exercise currently underway at the Naval Academy, there will be an active shooter drill Wednesday, Feb. 8 on Academy grounds. Personnel involved in the exercise will be shooting blanks throughout the drill, and gunshot ...

Read more


Image for #005-17 87th Naval Academy Commandant Announced

#005-17 87th Naval Academy Commandant Announced

  POSTED ON: Thursday, February 02, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: Capt. Chadwick will not be available for interviews until after he reports to USNA later this summer. Capt. Robert B. Chadwick, II, was recently selected to be the 87th Commandant of Midshipmen at the U.S. Naval ...

Read more


Image for #004-17 Naval Academy Museum Presents Spring Shifley Lecture Series

#004-17 Naval Academy Museum Presents Spring Shifley Lecture Series

  POSTED ON: Friday, January 13, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy Museum will present spring semester’s Shifley Lecture Series in the second deck theatre of Preble Hall. Each lecture is held from 12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. and is free to the public. Members of the public ...

Read more


Image for #003-17 Naval Academy's Midshipmen to March in Presidential Inaugural Parade

#003-17 Naval Academy's Midshipmen to March in Presidential Inaugural Parade

  POSTED ON: Friday, January 13, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Ninety-one members of the Naval Academy’s 13th Company will march in the 58th Presidential Inaugural parade Friday, Jan. 20, in Washington D.C. The event will be broadcast nationwide. The 13th Company was chosen to participate in the ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Midshipman Receives Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Naval Academy Midshipman Receives Navy and Marine Corps Medal

  POSTED ON: Monday, January 09, 2017 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Midshipman 3rd Class (sophomore) Jonathan Dennler, of Medford, New Jersey, was recently awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for heroism while serving as Camp Guide at a Boy Scouts of America Northern Tier National High Adventure Camp. The ...

Read more


Image for #059-16 Naval Academy Announces Holiday Gate Hours

#059-16 Naval Academy Announces Holiday Gate Hours

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, December 20, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

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. 20 – Jan. 5. All USNA gates will resume their normal hours Friday, Jan. ...

Read more


Image for #058-16 Naval Academy Midshipmen Named Schwarzman Scholarship Recipients

#058-16 Naval Academy Midshipmen Named Schwarzman Scholarship Recipients

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, December 06, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Frederick Sutton, 23, of Wayzata, Minn. and Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Ross Gilchriest, 21, of Silsbee, Texas, have been selected as Schwarzman Scholars. Only 129 scholarships were awarded this year to students ...

Read more


Image for 057-16 Naval Academy Gears Up for Army-Navy Football

057-16 Naval Academy Gears Up for Army-Navy Football

  POSTED ON: Thursday, December 01, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: If you wish to cover the pep rally Dec. 7, please RSVP no later than noon Wednesday, Dec. 7. If you wish to cover the running of the game ball please RSVP no later than 5 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 8. The ball run and pep ...

Read more


Image for #051 Naval Academy Welcomes New Mascot - Bill 37

#051 Naval Academy Welcomes New Mascot - Bill 37

  POSTED ON: Monday, November 14, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - The Naval Academy recently welcomed a new goat to the mascot herd, Bill XXXVII (37). Bill 37 is from the same farm as Bill 36 and Bill 35. After the recent death of Bill 35 due to illness, the Naval Academy and goat caretakers ...

Read more


Image for #049 Midshipmen March Through Downtown Annapolis Veteran's Day Weekend

#049 Midshipmen March Through Downtown Annapolis Veteran's Day Weekend

  POSTED ON: Monday, November 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: Please contact the USNA Public Affairs Office at 410-293-2292 or mediarelations@usna.edu and/or Rhonda Wardlaw at the City of Annapolis at 410-562-8970 if you have questions about this event. In celebration of ...

Read more


Image for #048 USNA Women's Glee Club to Perform in New York City

#048 USNA Women's Glee Club to Perform in New York City

  POSTED ON: Friday, November 04, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform at the 9/11 memorial in New York City Friday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. and at St. Paul the Apostle Church on 59th Street at 7 p.m. Admission is free for both events and no tickets are ...

Read more


Image for #047 USNA Men's Glee Club to Perform in Dallas

#047 USNA Men's Glee Club to Perform in Dallas

  POSTED ON: Friday, November 04, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform as guest artists with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Friday and Saturday, Nov. 11 and 12, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 13, at 2:30 p.m. in Dallas. The performance takes place at the ...

Read more


Image for #046 U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Atlanta, Ga.

#046 U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Atlanta, Ga.

  POSTED ON: Friday, November 04, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir will perform at the Dunwoody Baptist Church in Dunwoody, Ga. Friday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. and at the annual Veterans Day parade Saturday, Nov. 12, at 10:45 a.m. at Olympic Park. Admission is free for both ...

Read more


Image for #045 Tickets on Sale for Naval Academy Masqueraders' Performance of William Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing"

#045 Tickets on Sale for Naval Academy Masqueraders' Performance of William Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing"

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Midshipmen from the Naval Academy’s drama group, The Masqueraders’, will perform William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado about Nothing” Nov. 11 - 12 and. Nov. 18 – 19 at 8 p.m., and Nov. 20 at 2 ...

Read more


Image for #044 Midshipmen Donate Food for Harvest for the Hungry

#044 Midshipmen Donate Food for Harvest for the Hungry

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

WHAT: Midshipmen of the Naval Academy Midshipmen Action Group have collected thousands of pounds of non-perishable food for this year’s Harvest for the Hungry campaign. Midshipmen will load the final truck of food donations collected by ...

Read more


Image for #043-16 Dr. Jon Kleinberg to Deliver Naval Academy's 36th Annual Michelson Lecture

#043-16 Dr. Jon Kleinberg to Deliver Naval Academy's 36th Annual Michelson Lecture

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: If you wish to cover Kleinberg’s lecture Oct. 25, please contact the USNA Public Affairs Office no later than 4 p.m., Oct. 24. The Naval Academy’s Division of Mathematics and Science invites the ...

Read more


Image for #042-16 Naval Academy Breaks Ground on New Cyber Building

#042-16 Naval Academy Breaks Ground on New Cyber Building

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The Naval Academy will break ground on its future Cyber Building, Hopper Hall, Friday, Oct. 21 at 10:30 a.m. Speakers will include Vice Adm. Ted Carter, Hon. Barbara Mikulski and others. The ceremony is expected to last approximately one ...

Read more


Image for #041-16 U.S. Naval Academy Hosts Girls Only STEM Workshop

#041-16 U.S. Naval Academy Hosts Girls Only STEM Workshop

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, October 05, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: This event is a great opportunity for journalists, photographers and videographers to obtain imagery and interviews during STEM workshops. Media representatives who wish to attend workshops from 9 a.m. – ...

Read more


Image for #040-16 Naval Academy and City of Annapolis to Celebrate Navy's 241st Birthday

#040-16 Naval Academy and City of Annapolis to Celebrate Navy's 241st Birthday

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, October 04, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy and the City of Annapolis will celebrate the Navy’s 241st birthday Oct. 9 – 14 with events throughout the weekend and Navy birthday specials throughout downtown Annapolis. (The U.S. Navy’s ...

Read more


Image for #039-16 Naval Academy to Present Bancroft Award to Ambassador Ryan Crocker

#039-16 Naval Academy to Present Bancroft Award to Ambassador Ryan Crocker

  POSTED ON: Thursday, September 29, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Adm. Ted Carter will present the Bancroft Award for Exceptional Leadership Achievement to Ambassador Ryan Crocker, former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan and Iraq, Monday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Alumni Hall at the ...

Read more


Image for #038-16 Naval Academy Announces Fall 2016 Parade Schedule

#038-16 Naval Academy Announces Fall 2016 Parade Schedule

  POSTED ON: Thursday, September 15, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: Please call the Naval Academy Public Affairs Office at (410) 293-2292 by noon, the day of the parade if you plan to attend. The Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will present two more formal dress parades on ...

Read more


#037-16 Cyber Building Name to be Announced at 40th Anniversary of Women Conference

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, September 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The Naval Academy will announce the name of its future Cyber Building during the Superintendent’s opening remarks at noon, Thursday, Sept. 8, during the 40th Anniversary of Women at USNA conference titled, “Athena Conference: ...

Read more


Image for #035-16 Death of Naval Academy Mascot Bill 35

#035-16 Death of Naval Academy Mascot Bill 35

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, August 17, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The Naval Academy is sending solemn news to midshipmen, alumni and the community today that one of the beloved Navy mascots, Bill XXXV (35), has moved-on to greener pastures. Bill 35 had a history of medical problems soon after the Naval Academy ...

Read more


Image for #030-16 Class of 2020 Statistics

#030-16 Class of 2020 Statistics

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

(as of June 28, 2016) PROJECTED CLASS SIZE: Men...............853 Women.............331 Total...........1,184 APPLICATIONS: Men...............12,763 Women..............4,280 Majority..........10,784 Minority...........6,259 ...

Read more


Image for #029-16 Naval Academy Museum Announces New "Ability, Not Gender" Exhibit

#029-16 Naval Academy Museum Announces New "Ability, Not Gender" Exhibit

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The new exhibit “Ability, Not Gender" will open Thursday, June 30, and will be on display at the Naval Academy Museum through May 31, 2017, to commemorate 40 years of women in the Brigade of Midshipmen. On Induction Day in 1976, 81 ...

Read more


Image for #028-16 Naval Academy Class of 2020 Arrives for Induction Day

#028-16 Naval Academy Class of 2020 Arrives for Induction Day

  POSTED ON: Monday, June 20, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

WHO: Roughly 1,200 young men and women report as the Naval Academy Class of 2020. WHEN: Thursday, June 30 beginning at 6 a.m. WHERE: U.S. Naval Academy’s Alumni Hall, Annapolis, Md. WHAT: Incoming plebes (freshmen) are processed through ...

Read more


Image for #027-16 Graduation – Class of 2016

#027-16 Graduation – Class of 2016

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 27, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (as of May 25, 2016) TOTAL GRADUATES.................1076 Men.....................811 Women...................265 COMMISSIONS: Navy Ensigns: Men..............583 Women............205 ...

Read more


Image for #026-16 U.S. Naval Academy Announces Inaugural Bancroft Award Recipient

#026-16 U.S. Naval Academy Announces Inaugural Bancroft Award Recipient

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

The U.S. Naval Academy will present the inaugural Bancroft Award for Exceptional Leadership Achievement to Ryan Crocker, former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan and Iraq. The Superintendent of the Naval Academy will present the Bancroft Award to ...

Read more


Image for #025-16 Naval Academy Class of 2019 to Participate in Herndon Monument Climb

#025-16 Naval Academy Class of 2019 to Participate in Herndon Monument Climb

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  Media who wish to cover this event and who have not yet notified the Public Affairs Office of their intended attendance should do so by 10 a.m.  Monday, May 23. For more information about May ...

Read more


Image for #024-16 Naval Academy Plebes Participate in "Sea Trials"

#024-16 Naval Academy Plebes Participate in "Sea Trials"

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 by mediarelations@gmail.com

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: This event is a great opportunity for journalists, photographers and videographers to obtain imagery and conduct short interviews for military-style training. Please call the Public Affairs office at (410) 293-2292 ...

Read more


Image for #023-16 Blue Angels to Perform During USNA Commissioning Week

#023-16 Blue Angels to Perform During USNA Commissioning Week

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Naval Academy Bridge and Marine Closure Information NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  Important information regarding bridge and river closures is included in this release. Media should RSVP to the Public Affairs office by 4 p.m., Tuesday, ...

Read more


Image for #022-16 Naval Academy to Open New Exhibit in Halsey Fieldhouse

#022-16 Naval Academy to Open New Exhibit in Halsey Fieldhouse

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 03, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

MEDIA ADVISORY:  A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the exhibit is scheduled for Monday, May 9 at 1:30 p.m. at the Naval Academy.  This event is not open to the public. Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Adm. Ted Carter will speak at ...

Read more


Image for #021-16 Naval Academy Dedication Parade Honors Faculty

#021-16 Naval Academy Dedication Parade Honors Faculty

  POSTED ON: Monday, April 25, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS, REPORTERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS: If you plan to cover this event, please contact the U.S. Naval Academy Public Affairs Office by noon Friday, April 29. ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Distinguished members of the Naval Academy faculty ...

Read more


Image for #020-16 Schedule of Naval Academy Events Open to the Media

#020-16 Schedule of Naval Academy Events Open to the Media

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 21, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

Additional events on the Naval Academy calendar may be open to the media upon request. NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: To RSVP for any event, please email mediarelations@usna.edu with your name, outlet, phone number and a list of events you plan ...

Read more


Image for #019-16 Secretary of Defense to Speak at Naval Academy Graduation

#019-16 Secretary of Defense to Speak at Naval Academy Graduation

  POSTED ON: Thursday, April 21, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: If you wish to cover this event contact the Public Affairs Office at (410) 293-2292 by noon Thursday, May 26 for credentials.  ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter will speak at ...

Read more


Image for #018-16 U.S. Naval Academy to Host Special Olympics

#018-16 U.S. Naval Academy to Host Special Olympics

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: Media wishing to cover this event should contact the USNA Public Affairs Office at 410-293-2292 no later than noon, Friday, April 22. ANNAPOLIS, Md. - The U.S. Naval Academy will host the annual Maryland Special ...

Read more


Image for #017-16 Midshipmen to Compete in International Cyber Challenge

#017-16 Midshipmen to Compete in International Cyber Challenge

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, April 05, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Five U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen will compete in the international round of the 2016 Atlantic Council Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge in Geneva, Switzerland Thursday, April 7, through Friday, April 8. The Cyber 9/12 is an ...

Read more


Image for #016-16 Contract Awarded for Construction of Cyber Building

#016-16 Contract Awarded for Construction of Cyber Building

  POSTED ON: Monday, April 04, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.- Naval Facilities Engineering Command recently announced that Turner Construction Co. of Reston, Va., was awarded a $106,674,440 firm-fixed-price contract for the design and construction of the academic building for Cyber Security ...

Read more


Image for #015-16 Naval Academy Presents 50th Annual International Ball

#015-16 Naval Academy Presents 50th Annual International Ball

  POSTED ON: Thursday, March 31, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Tickets are on sale now for the Naval Academy’s 50th annual International Ball and ceremony to be held Saturday, April 9 at 8 p.m. in Alumni Hall; doors will open at 7 p.m. This event is open to the public, ...

Read more


Image for #014-16 Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Berkeley, Calif.

#014-16 Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Berkeley, Calif.

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, March 08, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform in Berkeley, Calif. Tuesday, March 15, at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, located at 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, ...

Read more


Image for #013-16 USNA Women's Glee Club to Perform in Los Angeles

#013-16 USNA Women's Glee Club to Perform in Los Angeles

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform in Los Angeles Tuesday, March 15, at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at St. Paul Apostle Church, located at 10750 Ohio Ave., Los Angeles. Admission is free ...

Read more


Image for #011-16 USNA Women's Glee Club to Perform in Tustin, Calif.

#011-16 USNA Women's Glee Club to Perform in Tustin, Calif.

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform in Tustin, Calif., Saturday, March 12, at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, located at 1221 Wass St., Tustin, ...

Read more


Image for #010-16 Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in San Francisco

#010-16 Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in San Francisco

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform in San Francisco Friday, March 18, at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at Grace Cathedral, located at 1100 California St., San Francisco. Admission is free ...

Read more


Image for #009-16 Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Palo Alto, Calif.

#009-16 Naval Academy Men's Glee Club to Perform in Palo Alto, Calif.

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will perform in Palo Alto, Calif. Saturday, March, 12, at 7 p.m. The concert will be held at First United Methodist Church, located at 625 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto. ...

Read more


Image for #008-16 Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Miami

#008-16 Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Miami

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.- The Naval Academy Gospel Choir will perform in Miami Gardens, Fla. Saturday, March 12, at 7 p.m. for a ten-day tour in south Florida. The concert will be held at the Fountain of New Life Church, located at 4601 NW 167th Street, ...

Read more


Image for #007-16 Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

#007-16 Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.- The Naval Academy Gospel Choir will perform in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Friday, March 18, at 7 p.m. for a ten-day performing tour in south Florida. The concert will be held at the Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, located at 5555 N. ...

Read more


Image for #006-16 Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Coral Gables, Fla.

#006-16 Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform in Coral Gables, Fla.

  POSTED ON: Monday, March 07, 2016 by mediarelations@usna.edu

ANNAPOLIS, Md.- The Naval Academy Gospel Choir will perform in concert in Coral Gables, Fla., Tuesday, March 15, at 7 p.m. for a ten-day performing tour in south Florida. The concert will be held at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, located at 5692 N. ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Holiday Gate Hours

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 – ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Midshipman Named Mitchell Scholarship Recipient

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Midshipman Named Rhodes Scholarship Recipient

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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Latest video by Midshipmen is tribute to the City of Annapolis

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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


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

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, ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club to Perform In Detroit

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club To Perform In Charlotte

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, ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform 2015

Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform 2015

  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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Introduces Two New Mascots

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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces 36th Annual Bancroft Lecture

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. ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Museum Presents Naval History Lecture

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, ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Museum Announces New “Warrior Writers” Exhibit

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Fall 2015 Parade Schedule

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 ...

Read more


Image for PLEBE SUMMER PARADE CALENDAR Class of 2019

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 ...

Read more


Image for Class of 2019 Stats

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:               ...

Read more


Image for Class of 2015 Statistics

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:   ...

Read more


Image for Herndon Capped

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Color Company 2015

Naval Academy Announces Color Company 2015

  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 ...

Read more


Image for Services For Midshipman Amtrak Victim

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Midshipman Dies in Amtrak Accident

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 ...

Read more


Image for Blue Angels to Perform During USNA Commissioning Week 2015

Blue Angels to Perform During USNA Commissioning Week 2015

  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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Final Naval Academy Cyber Building Environmental Assessment Available For Review

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Building Named In Honor of Former Superintendent

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Pipes and Drums Spring Concert

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Dedication Parade Honors Faculty

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 ...

Read more


Image for U.S. Naval Academy to Host Special Olympics

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 ...

Read more


Image for Tickets on Sale for Naval Academy Masquerader’s Spring Performance

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 ...

Read more


Image for Two Naval Academy Midshipmen Receive Truman Scholarships

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. ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Spring Formal Dress Parade

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 ...

Read more


Image for Vice President Biden to Deliver Remarks at Naval Academy Graduation

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 ...

Read more


Image for 86th Naval Academy Commandant Announced

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Midshipman Selected as 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Scholar

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Professor Named KITP Scholar

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 ...

Read more


Image for U.S. Naval Academy Announces Faculty Promotions

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 ...

Read more


Image for Midshipmen Action Group to Participate in Spring Community Service Projects

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club to Perform in Miami

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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Gospel Choir To Perform

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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Women's Glee Club to Perform in Houston

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 ...

Read more


Image for 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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Presents Winter Musical “Pirates of Penzance”

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 ...

Read more


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

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Accepting Applications for Summer Seminar

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 ...

Read more


Image for  Naval Academy Accepting Applications for Summer STEM Program

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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy to Host Debate on Future of Aircraft Carriers

Naval Academy to Host Debate on Future of Aircraft Carriers

  POSTED ON: Monday, December 29, 2014 by PAO office

Press Release: #102-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The U.S. Naval Academy Museum will present a debate on the future of aircraft carriers in the Mahan auditorium Friday, Jan. 9, from 7:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. The event is open to the public. Assistant ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces December Holiday Gate Hours

Naval Academy Announces December Holiday Gate Hours

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, December 16, 2014 by PAO office

Press Release: #101-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. - U.S. Naval Academy Gates 1 and 3 will have modified hours during the December holidays. The following gate hours will be in place during the holiday period of  Dec. 21 – Jan. 3. All USNA ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Included on Orion’s First Flight

Naval Academy Included on Orion’s First Flight

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

Press Release: #100-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Onboard Friday’s successful launch of Orion were several small items from the Naval Academy donated by former NASA astronaut and Class of 1973 graduate of the academy, Ken Reightler, who ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Midshipman Awarded Marshall Scholarship

Naval Academy Midshipman Awarded Marshall Scholarship

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, December 03, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #: 098 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – 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 ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Thanksgiving Holiday Gate Hours

Naval Academy Announces Thanksgiving Holiday Gate Hours

  POSTED ON: Sunday, November 16, 2014 by PAO office

Press Release: #095-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. - U.S. Naval Academy Gates 1 and 3 will have modified hours during the Thanksgiving holiday. The following gate hours will be in place during the holiday period of    Nov. 27-30, ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform 2014

Naval Academy Gospel Choir to Perform 2014

  POSTED ON: Monday, October 27, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #092-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir will travel to Atlanta to present a “A Salute to America’s Heroes,” concert Saturday, Nov. 8 at 6:30 p.m. The concert will ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club To Perform

Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club To Perform

  POSTED ON: Monday, October 27, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #091-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md.—The U.S. Naval Academy Women’s Glee Club will perform a Salute to America’s Heroes concert, Monday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. at Old St. Patrick’s Church located at ...

Read more


Image for Tickets sale for Naval Academy Masquerader’s Performance of Brian Friel’s “Translations”

Tickets sale for Naval Academy Masquerader’s Performance of Brian Friel’s “Translations”

  POSTED ON: Thursday, October 23, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #089-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  Please contact the Public Affairs Office at 410-293-2292 no later than noon the day before a performance if you wish to cover any of the performances this ...

Read more


Image for USNA Men’s Glee Club to Perform in Jacksonville

USNA Men’s Glee Club to Perform in Jacksonville

  POSTED ON: Thursday, October 23, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #090-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The internationally-acclaimed U.S. Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club will appear in concert as guest artists with the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra in Jacksonville, Fla., at the ...

Read more


Image for Dr. Adam Riess to Deliver Naval Academy's 34th Annual Michelson Lecture

Dr. Adam Riess to Deliver Naval Academy's 34th Annual Michelson Lecture

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #: 088-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  If you wish to cover Dr. Riess’ lecture Oct. 22, please contact the USNA Public Affairs Office no later than 4 p.m., Oct. 22. ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Naval ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Gate 1 to Reopen Thursday

Naval Academy Gate 1 to Reopen Thursday

  POSTED ON: Monday, October 06, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #: 086-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Naval Academy’s Gate 1 (at the intersection of King George and Randall Streets) will reopen Thursday, Oct. 9 with normal operating hours. Gate 3 (at the intersection of Maryland ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces 35th Annual Bancroft Lecture

Naval Academy Announces 35th Annual Bancroft Lecture

  POSTED ON: Monday, October 06, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #:083-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  If you wish to cover Dr. Faust’s lecture Oct. 6, please contact the USNA Public Affairs Office no later than noon, Oct. 6. ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Naval ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Midshipmen Swab to Save Lives

Naval Academy Midshipmen Swab to Save Lives

  POSTED ON: Thursday, September 18, 2014 by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan A. Wilkes, U.S. Navy

Press Release #: 082-14 NOTE:  The news story below was recently published in the Naval Academy eTrident blog.  This article is in the public domain.  Please feel free to publish without requesting re-print ...

Read more


Image for UPDATED: Naval Academy Gate 1 to Temporarily Close

UPDATED: Naval Academy Gate 1 to Temporarily Close

  POSTED ON: Thursday, September 11, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #081-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Naval Academy’s Gate 1 (at the intersection of King George and Randall Streets) will be under construction for approximately three weeks beginning Sept. 18. The closure is ...

Read more


Image for New Commissary and Navy Exchange Grand Opening at Naval Support Activity Annapolis

New Commissary and Navy Exchange Grand Opening at Naval Support Activity Annapolis

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #: 077-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md.— A grand opening ceremony will be held at Naval Support Activity Annapolis Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 9 a.m. for the new commissary and Navy Exchange complex across from the current facility on ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Fall 2014 Parade Schedule

Naval Academy Announces Fall 2014 Parade Schedule

  POSTED ON: Friday, August 29, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #076-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  Please call the Naval Academy Public Affairs Office at (410) 293-2292 by noon, the day of the parade if you plan to attend.   ANNAPOLIS, Md. ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Fall Semester Shifrin Chair

Naval Academy Announces Fall Semester Shifrin Chair

  POSTED ON: Monday, August 25, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #074-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – William M. Murray, the Mary and Gus Stathis Professor of Greek History at the University of South Florida, joins the Naval Academy History Department for the fall semester as the Leo A. ...

Read more


Image for New Gate at Naval Academy

New Gate at Naval Academy

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #073-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Naval Academy is installing a turnstile gate along the Naval Academy wall on Hanover Street near the academy’s Gate 3. “The gate is being installed for the ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Class of 1957 Chair in Naval Heritage and Class of 1957 Junior Research Fellow of Naval History

Naval Academy Announces Class of 1957 Chair in Naval Heritage and Class of 1957 Junior Research Fellow of Naval History

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #072-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The U.S. Naval Academy History Department welcomes William F. Trimble of Auburn, Ala., as the new Class of 1957 Distinguished Chair of Naval Heritage and Dr. Jason W. Smith, of Frederick, ...

Read more


Image for Funeral Service for Admiral Charles Larson

Funeral Service for Admiral Charles Larson

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #068-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The funeral of former Naval Academy Superintendent Adm. Charles Larson will be held Wednesday, July 30, at 10 a.m. at the Naval Academy Chapel.  A burial service at the USNA ...

Read more


Image for U.S. Naval Academy Workshops Help Enhance Education in U.S., International Schools

U.S. Naval Academy Workshops Help Enhance Education in U.S., International Schools

  POSTED ON: Friday, July 18, 2014 by PAO office

Press Release: #067-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The U.S. Naval Academy recently hosted workshops for more than 115 educators from across the U.S. and international schools to help enhance their curricula in science, technology, engineering, ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Class of 2018 Stats

Naval Academy Class of 2018 Stats

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, July 01, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #: 064-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: For more information about Induction Day and Plebe Summer, please visit our electronic press kit ...

Read more


Image for Plebe Summer Parade Calendar - Class of 2018

Plebe Summer Parade Calendar - Class of 2018

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, July 01, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #: 063-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: If you wish to cover a plebe parade please call the Public Affairs Office no later than 3 p.m. the day before the parade at 410-293-2292. Parades are free, open to the public, ...

Read more


Image for U.S. Naval Academy’s Sailing Squadron to Dock in Charleston

U.S. Naval Academy’s Sailing Squadron to Dock in Charleston

  POSTED ON: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #060-14 ANNAPOLIS, Md.— Thirty-four midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy will sail to the port of  Charleston, S.C. on Friday, June 13, and stay through Sunday, June 15. The Naval Academy Sailing ...

Read more


Image for Navy to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Construction of Naval Academy's Center for Cyber Security Studies

Navy to Hold Public Meeting Regarding Construction of Naval Academy's Center for Cyber Security Studies

  POSTED ON: Friday, June 06, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #059-14 A public meeting will be held Wednesday, June 18, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Loews Annapolis Hotel, 126 West St. regarding the DRAFT Environmental Assessment (EA) for the construction and ...

Read more


Image for GRADUATION – CLASS OF 2014

GRADUATION – CLASS OF 2014

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 30, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #056-14 TOTAL GRADUATES……………………………… 1068      ...

Read more


Image for Class of 2014 Statistics

Class of 2014 Statistics

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 23, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release #: 056-14 GRADUATION – CLASS OF 2014 Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (as of May 22, 2013) TOTAL ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Color Company 2014

Naval Academy Announces Color Company 2014

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #055-14 NOTE TO EDITORS, REPORTERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS: Media who wish to cover this event and who have not yet notified the Public Affairs Office of their intended attendance, should do ...

Read more


Image for Secretary of Defense to Speak at Naval Academy Graduation

Secretary of Defense to Speak at Naval Academy Graduation

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #054-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS: If you wish to cover this event contact the Public Affairs Office at (410) 293-2292 by noon Monday, May 19 for credential. ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Secretary of Defense ...

Read more


Image for Blue Angels to Perform During USNA Commissioning Week 2014

Blue Angels to Perform During USNA Commissioning Week 2014

  POSTED ON: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #051-14 NOTE TO EDITORS AND REPORTERS:  Important information regarding bridge and river closures is included in this release.  Media should RSVP to the Public Affairs office by 5 p.m., Tuesday, May 20, ...

Read more


Image for Naval Academy Announces Commissioning Week Shuttle Bus Schedule, Informational Phone Lines and Graduation Broadcast Information

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

  POSTED ON: Friday, May 09, 2014 by USNA PAO

Press Release: #050-14      ANNAPOLIS, Md.— For the convenience of family, friends and visitors during Commissioning Week, May 19-23, the Naval Academy will provide free, daily shuttle buses; a ...

Read more


Image for Stanley Cup Comes to Naval Academy

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 ...

Read more


Image for Middle States Holds USNA Town Hall

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 ...

Read more


Image for Letter to My Former Self

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. ...

Read more


USNA News Center is published by the Public Affairs Office.

Contact Us

For Public Inquiries:
Public Affairs Office
410.293.1520

For Media Requests:
Media Relations
410.293.2292