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United States Naval Academy

United States Naval Academy
The United States Naval Academy is located along the Severn River in Annapolis. Students commit to become officers in the United States Navy. The site forms a significant part of Maryland's prominent role in the federal workplace.
The United States Naval Academy is located along the Severn River in Annapolis. Students commit to become officers in the United States Navy. The site forms a significant part of Maryland's prominent role in the federal workplace. « Show less

Top United States Naval Academy Articles

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  • In first Army-Navy game, little sign of freshman nerves for standout Brendon Clements

    In first Army-Navy game, little sign of freshman nerves for standout Brendon Clements
    PHILADELPHIA — Navy freshman cornerback Brendon Clements had gained plenty of on-field experience going into his first Army-Navy game, having started for much of his first year in Annapolis. Yet when Clements woke up Saturday morning at the team'...
  • Army-Navy game in 1963 had a dream -- or nightmare -- ending

    Army-Navy game in 1963 had a dream -- or nightmare -- ending
    It’s a fitful dream, one that has haunted Dick Nowak for 50 years. In it, Army’s football team has the ball on Navy’s 2-yard line. Trailing by six points, Nowak and the Cadets line up to run a final play as precious seconds tick away....
  • Navy football team has a true band of brothers -- five sets of them

    Navy football team has a true band of brothers -- five sets of them
    When Navy junior Obi Uzoma finishes a drill for the outside linebackers, he has a vested interest in watching the rest of the position's players go through, and it has nothing to do with protecting his turf as the primary backup to starter Jordan Drake....
  • Army's Rich Ellerson and Navy's Ken Niumatalolo have long had intertwined lives

    Army's Rich Ellerson and Navy's Ken Niumatalolo have long had intertwined lives
    The lives and careers of Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo and Army coach Rich Ellerson have crossed many times over nearly three decades, starting when Niumatalolo was a two-sport high school athlete outside Honolulu and Ellerson recruited him to...
  • Freshmen have contributed to Navy men's basketball's three-game winning streak

    Freshmen have contributed to Navy men's basketball's three-game winning streak
    The adage “seen but not heard” can sometimes be applied to the plebes at the Naval Academy. But the freshmen have helped the men’s basketball team to a three-game winning streak. A core group of first-year players has converted 42.1...
  • Bel Air officials expect increase in sewer rates

    Bel Air officials expect increase in sewer rates
    Bel Air town officials expect to propose an increase in residential and commercial sewer rates in order to reflect changes in the bulk rate Harford County charges the town to treat its sewage. Town Administrator Chris Schlehr told the town...
  • Less snow than expected, but a fresh blanket in northern Md.

    Less snow than expected, but a fresh blanket in northern Md.
    Jim Cantore came to Baltimore looking for heavy snow, but all he got was some slush — plus a hot dog and a couple of six-packs of beer. The Weather Channel personality follows extreme weather across the country, but the weather was less severe...
  • Anne Arundel schools, senior centers closed due to weather

    Anne Arundel schools, senior centers closed due to weather
    Anne Arundel County Public Schools are closed Tuesday due to the inclement weather. Also closed are Annapolis Area Christian School and Anne Arundel Community College. At the college, officials posted on the website that final exams that were...
  • A 'quiet' captain, Navy linebacker Cody Peterson leads by example

    A 'quiet' captain, Navy linebacker Cody Peterson leads by example
    Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo calls starting middle linebacker Cody Peterson "soft spoken." Inside linebackers coach Steve Johns refers to the senior as "quiet." Peterson describes himself as "introverted." Senior wide receiver Matt Aiken paints a...
  • Gansler's comments reflect 'boys will be boys' culture [letter]

    Gansler's comments reflect 'boys will be boys' culture [letter]
    Our society continues to tolerate record numbers of rapes and sexual assaults on college campuses, in our military and elsewhere. Everyone committed to eradicating rape and sexual assault assumes our political leaders, particularly those involved in law...
  • Syrian civil war heightens polio risk [Commentary]

    Syrian civil war heightens polio risk [Commentary]
    In 1951, my Great Uncle William Kirkpatrick, who had polio, became the first person to be injected with Jonas Salk's experimental polio vaccine. The vaccine would become Salk's gift to the world, but at the time it was untested and undergoing...
  • Sights and sounds of the holidays take center stage in Anne Arundel

    Sights and sounds of the holidays take center stage in Anne Arundel
    In Anne Arundel County, we celebrate Christmas on stages at Maryland Hall or Anne Arundel Community College's Kauffman Theater or St. John's College's Key Auditorium or the Chesapeake Arts Center and at several area churches. Here is a rundown of...