Tears of the USS Arizona – Coast Guard Academy conducts corrosion study

Tears of the USS Arizona - Coast Guard Academy conducts corrosion study
Coast Guard Academy First Class Cadets Marshall Grant, Ali Re, Terry Jung and Third Class Cadet Linda Duncan conduct a dive tour of the USS Arizona in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, by Brett Seymour of the National Park Service, Aug. 1, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of First Class Cadet Marshall Grant NEW LONDON, Conn., — This summer, Coast Guard Academy First Class Cadets Marshall Grant, Ali Re,...

Coast Guard Academy Establishes New Grant Office

Coast Guard Academy Establishes New Grant Office
Coast Guard Academy Superintendent Rear Adm. James E. Rendon and Peter Melera, president of the Sponsored Projects Research Incorporated Board of Directors sign the agreement establishing the grants office at the Academy during a ceremony held at the Academy, Sep. 10, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Laughlin NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Coast Guard Academy hosted a signing...

Coast Guard Academy continues to rank among the nation’s top colleges

Coast Guard Academy continues to rank among the nation's top colleges
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy has again been listed as one of the top institutions of higher education in the U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review and Forbes Magazine colleges rankings. U.S. Coast Guard photo illustration by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Laughlin NEW LONDON, Conn. — The U.S. Coast Guard Academy has again been listed as one of the top institutions of higher education...

Coast Guard Academy announces Fall Regimental Review schedule

Coast Guard Academy announces Fall Regimental Review schedule
Coast Guard Academy regimental review file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class NyxoLyno Cangemi NEW LONDON, Conn. – The Coast Guard Academy is announcing its Regimental Review schedule for the fall season. Regimental reviews are a part of military tradition and ceremony and serve to develop poise, confidence, speaking skills, teamwork and leadership among the Corps of Cadets. The events, which usually...

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, Band coming to New Bedford

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, Band coming to New Bedford
The Coast Guard Band performs  June 1, 2018.  Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lisa Ferdinando BOSTON — Coast Guard Cutter Eagle, ‘America’s Tall Ship,’ is scheduled to visit New Bedford, Aug. 10-13. The 295-foot Barque Eagle is set to dock at the State Pier Friday, Aug. 10, and will have the following free and public tour schedule: Friday, Aug. 10, 1-4 p.m. Saturday,...

Coast Guard Academy now offers Cyber Systems major

Coast Guard Academy now offers Cyber Systems major
NEW LONDON, Conn. — For the first time in more than 20 years, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy will add a new academic program. Beginning with the Class of 2022, the Academy will offer an academic major in Cyber Systems that will allow a generation of young leaders to better meet the emerging operational and support needs of the service. The U.S. Coast Guard has identified cyberspace as an operating...

Raising the bar in a single hoist, Cadets redesign modern helicopter rescue basket

Raising the bar in a single hoist, Cadets redesign modern helicopter rescue basket
NEW LONDON, Conn. — Coast Guard Academy Mechanical Engineering cadets test out their new rescue basket design at a local simulator facility, April 18, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole Foguth. NEW LONDON, Conn. — Coast Guard Academy Mechanical Engineering cadets have been prototyping a new and improved rescue basket, which could revolutionize the way the Coast...

Vice President scheduled to speak at Coast Guard Academy Commencement Exercises

Vice President scheduled to speak at Coast Guard Academy Commencement Exercises
NEW LONDON, Conn. – The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is preparing to host Vice President Mike Pence, who is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at graduation ceremonies here, Wednesday, May 23. The 137th Commencement Exercises are scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Cadet Memorial Field. This event is not open to the public. The Vice President traditionally addresses the graduating class at one of...

Coast Guard Academy cadet presents at TEDxYale event

Cadet Evan Twarog gave a presentation on crisis mapping and using social media for Coast Guard applications during the final round of the student competition during the TEDxYale: Uncharted event March 3, 2018. The event highlighted nine featured speakers and five student speakers who presented their exploration of the uncharted. During Hurricane Harvey, Twarog contributed to the Coast Guard’s “crisis...