Tag: United States Marine Corps

Commissioning Week is next week–here’s all the info you need!

Commissioning Week is next week–here’s all the info you need!

| May 18, 2017

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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All you need to know for 2017 Commissioning Week at the USNA; Herndon, Blue Angels, VP Pence

All you need to know for 2017 Commissioning Week at the USNA; Herndon, Blue Angels, VP Pence

| May 1, 2017

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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USNA Commissioning Week: Blue Angels flight demonstration (Photos)

USNA Commissioning Week: Blue Angels flight demonstration (Photos)

| May 25, 2016 | 2 Comments

Today at 2pm, the Blue Angels took to the skies over the Severn River in Annapolis, Maryland as part of the Commissioning Week festivities at the United States Naval Academy. Michael Finn was on hand for Eye On Annapolis on the USNA grounds capturing these images! The Naval Academy Superintendent VADM Ted Carter flew in the lead […]

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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| May 18, 2016 | 1 Comment

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2016 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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Mayor Pantelides appoints two new HACA directors

Mayor Pantelides appoints two new HACA directors

| March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides announced his two nominations for the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis (HACA) Board of Commissioners after several months of vacancy.  “I took my time and deliberately identified professional qualifications that will benefit both HACA’s board and its residents,” Mayor Pantelides said. “The two men I am nominating bring a […]

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Annapolis Film Festival brings red carpet to town for fourth year!

Annapolis Film Festival brings red carpet to town for fourth year!

| March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2016 Annapolis Film Festival arrives in style for its fourth year on Thursday, March 31, screening more than 70 independent films through Sunday, April 3. AFF’s 2016 slate of films includes both documentary and narrative works, feature-length and short works, from 22 different countries. The Opening Night film will be screened at Mitscher Hall […]

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Annapolis Film Festival brings red carpet to town for fourth year!

Annapolis Film Festival brings red carpet to town for fourth year!

| February 24, 2016 | 3 Comments

The 2016 Annapolis Film Festival arrives in style for its fourth year on Thursday, March 31, screening more than 70 independent films through Sunday, April 3. AFF’s 2016 slate of films includes both documentary and narrative works, feature-length and short works, from 22 different countries. The Opening Night film will be screened at Mitscher Hall […]

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Town Hall Tuesday at Chesapeake Arts Center: Councilman Pete Smith

Town Hall Tuesday at Chesapeake Arts Center: Councilman Pete Smith

| February 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Arts Center Presents Town Hall Tuesday event with Councilman, First District of Anne Arundel County, Pete Smith on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 6:00pm-7:00pm in Studio 194 Theatre located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Councilman Pete Smith will be discussing “the state of Brooklyn Park” and answer questions citizens may […]

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LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs SMU, November 14, 2015

LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs SMU, November 14, 2015

| November 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Today is a big day for Navy and possibly Senior QB Keenan Reynolds as the Midshipmen take on the Southern Methodist University Mustangs  at 3:30pm. Navy has already secured a bowl position for the 11th out of the past 12 years. Currently, the Midshipmen are slated to appear in the Military Bowl here in Annapolis on December […]

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December happenings at AACC

December happenings at AACC

| November 12, 2015 | 2 Comments

[do action=”fringe”/] Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the website listed with the event or http://www.aacc.edu/events    AACC CLASSES Continuing – Registration under way […]

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Double amputee rides across America to raise funds, awareness for service members

Double amputee rides across America to raise funds, awareness for service members

| July 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

On June 1, 2015, just one day after completing a marathon, Toran Gaal set out on his Ride Across America, an epic 3,800 mile journey by handcycle. Gaal is cycling from San Diego to Arlington to raise funds and awareness for the Semper Fi Fund. Now more than halfway through his cross-country adventure, Gaal is […]

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AYC holds Opti boot camp

AYC holds Opti boot camp

| June 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Sixty-six of the best Optimist sailors from the United States took part in the “2015 USODA (United States Optimist Dinghy Association) U.S. National and U.S. Development Team Boot Camp Practice” at the Annapolis Yacht Club, June 10-14. The boot camp was designed to help the elite young sailors prepare for the year’s busy national and […]

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Blue Angels 2015 from the USNA

Blue Angels 2015 from the USNA

| May 20, 2015 | 3 Comments

Today at 2pm, the Blue Angels took to the skies over the Severn River in Annapolis, Maryland as part of the Commissioning Week festivities at the United States Naval Academy. Michael Finn was on hand for Eye On Annapolis on the USNA grounds capturing these images! The Blue Angels dedicated today’s performance to U.S. Naval Academy […]

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USNA announces color company, parade on Thursday

USNA announces color company, parade on Thursday

| May 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

The academy’s annual Color Parade, honoring the fall and spring color companies will be held on Worden Field, Thursday, May 21, at 11 a.m.  The parade is free and open to the public, however seating is limited to the families of the Class of 2015. Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Adm. Walter E. “Ted” Carter, Jr., U.S. […]

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Community Foundation offers $10K scholarship to honor fallen Marines

Community Foundation offers $10K scholarship to honor fallen Marines

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

A scholarship has been set up in the names of Lance Corporal Eric William Herzberg and Lance Corporal William Taylor Wild IV. It will be awarded each year to an Anne Arundel County public high school senior who demonstrates those qualities celebrated by the U.S. Marines: honor, courage and commitment. The Community Foundation of Anne […]

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USNA selects 86th Commandant of Midshipmen

USNA selects 86th Commandant of Midshipmen

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Col. Stephen E. Liszewski was recently selected to be the 86th Commandant of Midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.  He is an alumni of the Naval Academy Class of 1990. Similar to the Dean of Students at a civilian university, the Commandant is responsible for the day-to-day conduct, military training and professional […]

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Plenty happening at AACC this December

Plenty happening at AACC this December

| December 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Celebrate with AACC in the Season of Giving WATCH, LISTEN AND ENJOY! Dec. 4-6 – 8 p.m. AACC Dance Company perform “Running Amuck,” featuring original choreography by company director Lynda P. Fitzgerald and some company members; Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts; admission charged;  www.aacc.edu/dance/events.cfm. Dec. 13 – 8 p.m. […]

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Welcome USNA Class of 2018, I-Day tomorrow

Welcome USNA Class of 2018, I-Day tomorrow

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Class of 2018 will be arriving bright and early tomorrow morning at Alumni Hall. Approximately 1200 new plebes will begin their journey at the United States Naval Academy where in four short years, they will graduate as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. But tomorrow, they will […]

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USNA Commissioning Week events (May 19-23, 2014)

USNA Commissioning Week events (May 19-23, 2014)

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of the best things about Annapolis is the pomp and circumstance surrounding the graduation of approximately 1000 Midshipmen from the United States Naval Academy.  Many of the events listed here are open to the public; but please remember that with this, comes congestion. Please plan routine trips accordingly. Monday, May 19- USMC BATTLE COLOR […]

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Lecture series to honor memory of fallen SEAL

Lecture series to honor memory of fallen SEAL

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Honorable Francis J. “Bing” West, war correspondent and military historian, will give a lecture titled “Lessons from a Decade of Frustrating War” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in McDowell Hall on Wednesday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m. West served as assistant secretary […]

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Albany Resident Leads Brigade Of Midshipmen At USNA

Albany Resident Leads Brigade Of Midshipmen At USNA

| February 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Eugene Yang, 21, of Albany, Calif. is serving as the Naval Academy brigade commander for the spring semester of the 2013-2014 academic year. The brigade commander is the highest-ranking midshipman leadership position at the Naval Academy, and the selectee is chosen by an internal nomination, application and interview process. The brigade […]

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