As graduation looms, many high school seniors are prepping for college or perhaps for the workforce, uncertain of what the future will bring. But several local students have already chosen a career path. In the fall, they’ll head to a service academy to take courses and begin training for the military.
About 1,000 U.S. Naval Academy students are graduating in Annapolis.
Commissioning Week may focus on those graduating from the Naval Academy, but for Annapolis businesses, the focus is on the bottom line.
Graduates will often visit their old school but few fly over it at hundreds of miles per hour.
Grab the lard. Monday marks the annual tradition known as the Herndon Monument Climb at the Naval Academy.
At 3:00 Tuesday morning, the entire freshman class at the U.S. Naval Academy, known as Plebes, embarked on a 14-hour day of physical and mental challenges known as Sea Trials. The endurance challenge caps off their first year at the academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is the scheduled graduation speaker for the U.S. Naval Academy.
The Blue Angels are returning to Annapolis after three years away and will perform for the U.S. Naval Academy’s commissioning week.
They call themselves “brozen,” bros who watch Disney’s “Frozen.” But these Naval Academy baseball players aren’t just watching, they are lip-syncing, too.
Anne Arundel County Police say a drunken midshipman pointed a knife at a taxi cab driver after failing to pay his full fare.
The U.S. Naval Academy has broken ground on a new $41 million health clinic.
President Barack Obama says the Navy football team not only had to overcome tough opponents to win the Commander-in-Chief trophy this year but a government shutdown as well.