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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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  • New Naval Academy superintendent nominated

    New Naval Academy superintendent nominated
    President Barack Obama has nominated the head of the Naval War College to serve as the next superintendent of the Naval Academy, the Pentagon announced Friday. Rear Adm. Walter E. "Ted" Carter Jr., a 1981 graduate of the academy and a record-setting...
  • Capt. Lewis B. Melson, career naval officer

    Capt. Lewis B. Melson, career naval officer
    Capt. Lewis B. Melson, a career naval officer who had worked extensively during the 1960s with the Navy's pioneering Sealab program that allowed divers to work at the bottom of the ocean, died Sunday of respiratory failure at his daughter's West Towson...
  • Arundel police run for Special Olympics' torch run; Annapolis leg is Wednesday

    Arundel police run for Special Olympics' torch run; Annapolis leg is Wednesday
    Anne Arundel County Police participated Tuesday in the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics, running from Glen Burnie to Annapolis, a distance of about 15 miles. The run helps raise money and awareness for the athletes taking part in...
  • Report says midshipman had been drinking prior to fatal crash into creek

    Report says midshipman had been drinking prior to fatal crash into creek
    A midshipman who crashed his SUV into a creek and drowned in February had been drinking at an Annapolis bar earlier that night, a Naval Academy investigation found. Midshipman Max Allen, a senior from Chesterfield, Va., had ordered a burger and...
  • Boys' Latin senior Shack Stanwick named C. Markland Kelly Award winner

    Boys' Latin senior Shack Stanwick named C. Markland Kelly Award winner
    Boys' Latin senior attackman Shack Stanwick, who was named The Baltimore Sun's Male Athlete of the Year last week, has been named the C. Markland Kelly Award winner as Maryland's top high school lacrosse player. Stanwick, who is headed to Johns Hopkins,...
  • Morning drizzle, fog and clouds on Friday

    Morning drizzle, fog and clouds on Friday
    Friday is expected to be drizzly and foggy in the morning before becoming mostly cloudy for the remainder of the day. The light drizzle was expected to taper off by 9 a.m., with fog clearing out before 11 a.m., according to the National Weather Service....
  • Annapolis Summer Garden's 49th season starts on '42nd Street'

    Annapolis Summer Garden's 49th season starts on '42nd Street'
    For many people, summer officially arrives in Annapolis with the opening of Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre — which usually coincides with the U.S. Naval Academy's Commissioning Week. That tradition continued May 22, as the troupe debuted its 49th...
  • From ZOOMA to NASCAR, weekend events in region could affect Arundel traffic

    From ZOOMA to NASCAR, weekend events in region could affect Arundel traffic
    Drivers could hit some congestion in Anne Arundel County this weekend due to multiple events planned for the greater Annapolis area. The Maryland Transportation Authority is warning of heavy traffic at the Bay Bridge Friday through Sunday due to a...
  • Blue Angels mark a soaring return to Annapolis

    Blue Angels mark a soaring return to Annapolis
    For three years there have been no diamond rolls or sneak passes in the skies above Annapolis. That's changing this week as the Blue Angels elite aerobatic team returns to the Naval Academy for an air show scheduled for Wednesdayweather permitting,...
  • Uber launches in Annapolis despite uncertain future in state

    Uber launches in Annapolis despite uncertain future in state
    The rideshare company Uber has launched services in Annapolis, despite having threatened to leave Maryland over potential regulatory changes. The company, which connects users of its smartphone app to drivers looking for fares and handles all associated...
  • Keeping students safe [Editorial]

    Keeping students safe  [Editorial]
    The horrifying statistics on rape and sexual assault on college campuses in this country speak for themselves. Studies show that about one in five undergraduate women has experienced such an attack or an attempted attack at some point during their college...
  • Receiver Jamir Tillman could give Navy football a new big-play threat

    Receiver Jamir Tillman could give Navy football a new big-play threat
    Jamir Tillman learned early on not to overlook life after football. Tillman, a sophomore wide receiver at Navy, heard how his father Cedric began working as an accountant in Las Vegas during a six-year career in the National Football League that ended...