Category Archives: Naval

At US Naval Academy graduation, Harris cites challenges of ‘fragile’ world

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Vice President Kamala Harris focused on the challenges of the pandemic, climate change and cybersecurity threats during her keynote speech to graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy Friday, the first by a woman at the 175-year-old institution. Harris, the nation’s first female vice president and the first Black woman and person of […]

At U.S. Naval Academy graduation, Harris cites challenges of ‘fragile’ world

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Vice President Kamala Harris focused on the challenges of the pandemic, climate change and cybersecurity threats during her keynote speech to graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy Friday, the first by a woman at the 175-year-old institution. Harris, the nation’s first female vice president and the first Black woman and person of […]

At U.S. Naval Academy graduation, Harris cites challenges of ‘fragile’ world

at-us.-naval-academy-graduation,-harris-cites-challenges-of-‘fragile’-world

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Vice President Kamala Harris focused on the challenges of the pandemic, climate change and cybersecurity threats during her keynote speech to graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy Friday, the first by a woman at the 175-year-old institution. Harris, the nation’s first female vice president and the first Black woman and person of […]

Naval Academy to hold graduation ceremony in person this year

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The U.S. Naval Academy will hold its graduation and commissioning ceremony in person at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium this year, the academy said Friday. The commissioning ceremony is scheduled for May 28 in Annapolis, Maryland. The academy says select commissioning week events for the Class of 2021 also will be held […]

Naval Academy midshipmen to begin receiving COVID-19 vaccine

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — U.S. Naval Academy students are scheduled to begin receiving the COVID-19 vaccine starting this week. The academy announced midshipmen will begin receiving the vaccination as early as Thursday. Vice Adm. Sean Buck, the superintendent, says vaccinations need to begin now for midshipmen to be able to participate in summer training programs to […]

More Naval Academy midshipmen being moved into hotels amid COVID-19 outbreak

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Dozens more U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen were moved out of the Bancroft Hall dormitory and into an Annapolis hotel Tuesday night following a COVID-19 outbreak that has largely shut the school down to any in-person activities. The 98 midshipmen were transferred from the dorm to the Graduate Hotel “in an effort to afford additional quarantine/isolation […]

Naval Academy seeks to vaccinate midshipmen for summer training

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Naval Academy is developing plans to begin vaccinating midshipmen this month so students can deploy to ships and with Navy teams as part of their training this summer, Vice Adm. Sean Buck told Congress Tuesday. If the vaccines are available, the midshipmen would be the first military academy students to receive […]

Naval Academy seeks to vaccinate midshipmen for summer training

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Naval Academy is developing plans to begin vaccinating midshipmen this month so students can deploy to ships and with Navy teams as part of their training this summer, Vice Adm. Sean Buck told Congress Tuesday. If the vaccines are available, the midshipmen would be the first military academy students to receive […]

Naval Academy grads hope to walk on the moon with NASA team

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Katherine Fominykh, The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette via the AP 11 hours ago NASA astronaut Kayla Barron poses for a portrait, Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, in the Blue Flight Control Room at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. (NASA/Bill Ingalls) ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Some kids want to be astronauts when they grow up. Not Kayla […]