USNA Program Survey

Classmates, A few months ago I approached you about participating in a survey being conducted by the leadership of the Naval Academy designed to expand their knowledge of the effectiveness of the academic, leadership and athletic programs on the Yard over the last 40 years. So far, 132 from ’78 have participated. If you have […]


   POSTED ON: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2019 1:55 PM BY MEDIARELATIONS@USNA.EDU Approximately 1,000 midshipmen in the Class of 2020 received their service assignments yesterday in Bancroft Hall at the Naval Academy. Midshipmen may select from 24 different career choices in the Navy and Marine Corps and submit their service assignment preferences (up to six) in late […]

Commander in Chief’s Trophy Missing

This just in: Usually reliable sources report that the Commander in Chief’s Trophy disappeared from West Point and appeared at the anchor in King Hall today. An exchange mid may have been involved. Reportedly, the WP Commandant called the USNA Commandant to get it back and the the USNA commandant recommended leaving it at USNA […]

1,000 Photos Uploaded to Website

As of today, over 1,000 photos have been uploaded to the class website. They include Plebe Summer photos scanned the ’75 Lucky Bag when scanning plebe year company photos, photos submitted by classmates, many ‘harvested’ from Facebook and professional photos Debbie Latta took at our reunions although only a fraction of what she provided have […]

The Unbreakable Bond of the Naval Academy’s 23rd Company

TURNING POINTS Graduates of the class of 1969 became officers, missionaries and heroes; at their 50-year reunion they recalled life’s challenges In late October, members of the 23rd Company, class of 1969 of the U.S. Naval Academy, strolled through the grounds during their 50th reunion. T.J. KIRKPATRICK FOR THE WALL STREET JOURNAL ByClare Ansberry Nov. 9, […]