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North High School student, Oakdale resident Alexander Barette...
On Feb. 25, U.S. Senator Al Franken announced his nomination of North High School student and Oakdale resident Alexander Barette for admission to the U.S. Naval Academy.
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Build a USNA Midshipman-Part VI
Building a Midshipman is the story of one applicant's journey from high school student to Midshipman in the United States Naval Academy.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Groton Line
Tsongas Nominates Groton Students to Service Academies
Three Groton residents, Andrew Sinnery, Bennet Marston, and John Francois, are among 19 students nominated by Third District Congresswoman Niki Tsongas as candidates for admission to the U.S. Service Academies this year.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Carrera Appointed to Naval Academy by Lynch
Congressman Stephen F. Lynch recently nominated Jonathan Carrera for appointment to the United States Naval Academy and the United States Merchant Marine Academy.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Michelle Obama attends concert at Rams Head in Annapolis
Bancroft Hall In upper right corner on the steps of Bancroft Hall, First Lady Michelle Obama, left, with U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, center, and Commandant of Midshipmen, Capt.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Forsyth County News
STAR students set sights on science careers
The students from Forsyth's five public high schools, as well as Pinecrest Academy and Horizon Christian Academy, have big plans for the future, which they shared Thursday night during the annual Kiwanis Club Student Teacher Achievement Recognition, or STAR, program.
Program At Naval Academy Aims To Get Kids Interested In Math And Science
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - From building rockets to programming robots, it's all in a day's work for hundreds of young girl in Maryland.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Joyce announces service academy nominees
U.S. Congressman Dave Joyce announced that he's nominated 29 local students in the 14th Congressional District to the United States service academies.
The Washington Post
U.S. Naval Academy workshops for girls in middle school build interest in math, sciences
Twelve middle school girls hovering around a lab table at the U.S. Naval Academy on Saturday had just begun testing the artificial heart valves they'd built out of rubber tubing and a piece of latex glove when Cmdr.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Funeral Held For Navy Midshipman Killed In On-Campus Crash Last Week
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - A Naval Academy midshipman killed in an on-campus crash last week is laid to rest in Annapolis.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Black History Month: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden
NASA Adminstrator Charles Bolden is a Columbia native, born in 1946 and is a graduate of C A Johnson High School and the US Naval Academy .
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Vice Admiral Michelle Howard nominated for appointment to the rank of Admiral
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Northwest News and Tribune
Jesuit debaters eye national championships
Jesuit students Jackson Moffett and Cullen Finley not only have to listen to both sides of the story, they have to be able to defend and argue both sides, no matter how controversial.
College corner: More flavors than just chocolate and vanilla
Over and over again I hear how discouraged people are by the competitive and costly aspects of getting in to, and paying for, college.
The Washington Post
Dvorak: Stop blaming victims for sexual assaults on campus
There are no "toga and yoga" keggers. No football team. No lacrosse team. No jello shots, jungle juice, boilermaker binges or beer pong.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Adm. Chester W. Nimitz's WWII Operational Diaries Released Online
The Naval War College released a massive amount of Adm. Chester W. Nimitz's operational diaries from World War II on Monday.
The Daily News Journal
10 county candidates face no competition
Ten candidates for Rutherford County offices will appear on the ballot without competition.
Companies Need To Help America's Military Veterans Get Back To Work
On a hot Annapolis afternoon in the summer of 1966, I stood alongside hundreds of other young men on the grounds of the U.S Naval Academy.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Navy taking the wraps off World War II logs of Admiral Chester A. Nimitz
The Navy will unveil a treasure trove of World War II history Monday with the online release of more than 4,000 pages of personal records from Fleet Adm.
Teen Face: Multi-tasking senior's future 'an open playing field'
It seems there's nothing Ukiah High School senior Mariah Larwood can't do. She gets straight A's, swims and plays water polo competitively, paints, is student body president, operates a micro-charity, and still has time for a boyfriend, friends and family.