CGA dedicates Emlen Tunnell Strength and Conditioning Center

CGA dedicates Emlen Tunnell Strength and Conditioning Center
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy held its official dedication ceremony for the state-of-the-art strength and conditioning center named after Coast Guardsman and former NFL great Emlen Tunnell, Sept. 25, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Thieme) NEW LONDON, Conn. — The U.S. Coast Guard Academy held its official dedication ceremony for the state-of-the-art strength and conditioning...

Coast Guard Academy ranks among the nation’s top colleges

Coast Guard Academy ranks among the nation's top colleges
Reworked Illustator Graphic By CWO Scott EppersonNEW LONDON, Conn. — The U.S. Coast Guard Academy ranks among the nation’s top institutions of higher learning according to major college rankings. This year the academy once again ranked #1 in the Top Public Schools Regional Colleges North, and the overall Regional Colleges North categories in the 2022 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges...

Coast Guard Academy Welcomes First Provost

Coast Guard Academy Welcomes First Provost
The Coast Guard Academy welcomed Amy K. Donahue, Ph.D. as the Academy’s first Provost. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Abban). NEW LONDON, Conn. — Prior to the start of the fall semester, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy installed Amy Donahue, Ph.D. as the institution’s first Provost on Friday. In this position, Donahue will serve as the principal adviser to the Superintendent...

Coast Guard Tall Ship Eagle sailing to Portland, ME

Coast Guard Tall Ship Eagle sailing to Portland, ME
Coast Guard Tall Ship Eagle file photo by U.S. Navy Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ruben Reed PORTLAND, Maine – The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle (WIX-327), “America’s Tall Ship,” will be visiting Portland, ME for the Maine Bicentennial with cadets and crew as part of its summer training program. Eagle is scheduled to arrive in Portland, ME at Ocean Gateway Terminal on Friday, August...

Future Maritime Center of Excellence to transform CGA waterfront

Future Maritime Center of Excellence to transform CGA waterfront
Architectural rendering of the future Maritime Center of Excellence (MCOE) at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard Academy Alumni Association) NEW LONDON, Conn. — A more than $23 million project is now underway at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy that will transform the waterfront area of the 90-year-old campus. The future Maritime Center of Excellence...

Coast Guard Academy graduates 240 new officers

Coast Guard Academy graduates 240 new officers
 The Coast Guard Academy graduated 240 new officers along with seven international students during the 140th Commencement Exercises May 19, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Thieme) NEW LONDON, Conn. — The U.S. Coast Guard Academy graduated 240 new officers along with seven international students with keynote speaker President Joseph R, Biden Jr. in attendance, Wednesday,...

Coast Guard Academy Names Provost and Chief Academic Officer

Coast Guard Academy Names Provost and Chief Academic Officer
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy announced that Amy K. Donahue, Ph.D., has been named the Academy’s first Provost. (U.S. Coast Guard courtesy photo) NEW LONDON, Conn. — The U.S. Coast Guard Academy announced today that Amy K. Donahue, Ph.D., has been named the Academy’s first Provost. In this position, Donahue will serve as the Chief Academic Officer and principal adviser to the Superintendent in...

Coast Guard Academy participates in 2021 NSA Cyber Exercise

Coast Guard Academy participates in 2021 NSA Cyber Exercise
A team from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy participated in the National Security Agency’s 20th annual National Cyber Exercise (NCX), April 8-10, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Hunter Medley) NEW LONDON, Conn.– A team from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy participated in the National Security Agency’s 20th annual National Cyber Exercise (NCX), a cyber competition that tests...

Academy Cadets Take First Place in Humanitarian Law Competition

Academy Cadets Take First Place in Humanitarian Law Competition
A team from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy took first place at the Sanremo International Institute of Humanitarian Law Competition for Military Academies, March 25, 2021. (U.S Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Hunter Medley) NEW LONDON, Conn. – A team from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy took first place at the International Institute of Humanitarian Law Competition for Military Academies. First-Class...