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'Plebes' Begin Their 1st Day at the Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — More than 1,100 young men and women have arrived at the U.S. Naval Academy to begin a rigorous path toward careers as Navy officers. 116 more words

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Naval Academy Holds Annual Sea Trials

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Tuesday, the Naval Academy plebes tackled their biggest obstacle to date: completing their 14-hour Sea Trials all in one day.

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My Average Day at West Point

I am a plebe (a.k.a. freshman) at the United States Military Academy. It’s been an interesting seven months, filled with lots of cool opportunities and as well as some particularly stressful days where nothing seems to go right. 1,352 more words

Army Navy Rivalry Leaves A House Divided

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Family Rivalry. One of the top football rivalries comes to Baltimore as Navy takes on Army this Saturday. Marcus Washington has the story of a house divided. 427 more words


Naval Academy Experiencing Lower Attrition

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — U.S. Naval Academy officials say the school’s attrition rate continues to drop.

The academy superintendent, Vice Adm. Ted Carter, said Monday this year’s freshmen class only lost 9 students out of 1,091 during plebe summer. 160 more words

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New Navy Students Get To Meet With Families

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — After spending a rigorous summer away at the U.S. Naval Academy, the first-year students are rewarded with a special reunion.

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Welcome to the Navy, Mister

Early in the morning forty years plus one day ago my Aunt and Uncle dropped me off at the gates of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. 914 more words

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