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Military Rivals Face Off In An Energy-Saving Web Series
Air Force and Navy teams swap academies to figure out how to go even greener.
Changing the Dialogue for Women Vets
Marcia G. Yerman
Writer on women's issues, human rights, environment and culture
The stories of female vets don't always get traction. For example, awareness of concerns like Military Sexual Trauma have recently received recognition. Yet, the experiences that women go through in the military frequently remain under the radar.
Professor Sues Navy Claiming His Free Speech Was Violated
By BRIAN WITTE, AP
He criticized sexual assault prevention efforts he said put an unfair burden on male students.
Academy Graduates: Open Combat Roles to Women
Brenda S. “Sue” Fulton
West Point '80
Sixty graduates of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and the US Naval Academy at Annapolis recently signed this letter to Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, in response to the Marine Corps's requests to keep some of their units closed to women.
Wit, Wisdom and Joe Biden at USNA
Fran Moreland Johns
Writer of fiction, nonfiction, assorted good things that catch...
He may not be known for his oratorical/linguistic skills, but as commencement speakers go, Joe Biden did himself proud at the U.S. Naval Academy's recent graduation and commissioning ceremonies.
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The Argument For Eliminating Military Academies
The Last Lie of an Air Force Academy Cadet
Michael L. (Mikey) Weinstein, Esq.
Attorney, Author, Civil Rights Activist, Founder & President o...
The oath of office is well-known and traces its heritage to Washington's oath written for the Continental Army. Unlike Washington's oath, however, this oath contains four final words: "So Help Me God."
I Have Not Yet Begun to Shave
A productive morning is finding two matching black dress socks for work. I couldn't bear putting any more pressure on my dress code.
Whither Ye Olde Stomping Grounds?
Director of Media Unlimited
The Mall area was also more cluttered than ever with monuments, museums and other structures jockeying for space. I went
U.S. Naval Academy Feels The Pinch From Government Shutdown
"Civilian faculty have been advised that not only can we not teach classes during a furlough, but also that we cannot send
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No Wedding Bells at the U.S.Naval Academy Main Chapel for This Couple
Attorney, graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, former Marine an...
It was not a gay couple nor a lesbian couple who were denied a wedding at the United States Naval Academy Main Chapel (Main Chapel), but a straight one. Why? Simply because they are Humanists.
Goat Found On Virginia Traffic Median May Be Stolen Mascot (UPDATED)
Staten Island has its wayward zebras and ponies. Northern Virginia and Maryland have stolen goat college mascots. ARLnow.com
NATO's Warrior Scholars: The Critical Backbone of Our Atlantic Alliance
Mark V. Vlasic
Senior Fellow & Adjunct Professor of Law; Georgetown Unive...
When I was an Army ROTC cadet at Georgetown University, we were taught the importance of being "warrior scholars." This Memorial Day it seems fitting to consider the raw brainpower that complements our civilian leadership at NATO.
Shirtless Navy Men Finish Lard-covered Monument Scaling Ritual (PHOTOS)
Annapolis Naval Academy freshmen make a human wall to climb the Herndon Monument which is covered with lard in Annapolis
At Service Academies, Gay Cadets Find Official Support But Remain Guarded After DADT Repeal
Max J. Rosenthal
While attitudes among cadets are generally accepting, the cadets said pockets of resistance remain. The midshipman at the
President Obama and American Exceptionalism
Host, MSNBC's 'The Ed Show' at 8PM ET
President Obama acted decisively. There wasn't any jingoism going on, no cowboy talk, just a lot of dignity and class. How's that for change you can believe in?
U.S. Naval Academy Reacts To Osama Bin Laden's Death (VIDEO)
The crowd then erupted in cheers and Clark lead the students in a deafening version of the U.S. Naval Academy's "I Believe
Synthetic Marijuana Widely Used At Naval Academy, Some Midshipmen Say
A synthetic form of marijuana is widely used at the U.S. Naval Academy because it cannot be detected in routine drug tests
Spice Scandal Hits U.S. Naval Academy
The Times has more: A synthetic recreational drug and purported marijuana substitute is behind the recent expulsion of seven
The 10 Most Popular Colleges
If college was a popularity contest, America's service academies would win. According to U.S. News and World Report, the
Student-Athletes and College Sports: Time to Do Something
Robert E. Murphy
The Army-Navy game and Heisman Trophy presentation have come to represent the opposite poles of what might still be called major intercollegiate football.
The Army-Navy Game: Transcending Sports and Politics
PhillyPhanatics.com is the online community for Philly sports ...
I am a liberal Democrat who is opposed to the War in Afghanistan, was against the War in Iraq, and protested against the Vietnam War years ago. I guess you could call me a pacifist. But I love watching the Army-Navy game.
America's CHEAPEST Colleges (PHOTOS)
Despite the deluge of colleges joining the $50,000-plus tuition club, it's still possible to get an education for a reasonable
The Most GRUELING Colleges (PHOTOS)
What makes a college particularly difficult? Myriad required courses? Impossibly high standards? Necessary IV of caffeine
Leila Hadley Luce: The Last of the Great Luces?
James Jay Dudley Luce Foundation
Leila Hadley Luce was brutally honest. She was stunningly beautiful. And she had enough money to do what she wished with her life.
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