UNITED STATES NAVAL ACADEMY
TOP STORIESSEPTEMBER 14, 2012
More than 100 midshipmen welcomed visiting WorldWar II veterans for dinner at the Laboon Center on theU.S. Naval Academy campus Sept. 11.The veterans were in the Washington, D.C., area aspart of the Honor Flight program that takes U.S. war veterans to visit their respective war memorials in thenation’s capital at no cost.Every Saturday, the Midshipman Action Grouporganizes a large group of midshipman volunteers togreet the veterans as they exit the terminal at BWI, butthis was only the second time the veterans have visitedthe mids on their home ground.
The U.S. Naval Academy ranked as the No. 1 publicliberal arts school in the country in U.S. News & WorldReport’s college rankings released Sept. 12.
MIDSHIPMEN RESEARCHIN RWANDA, PANAMA
Chief Intelligence Ofcer for Treadstone 71 Jeffrey
Bardin spoke to the Naval Academy’s midshipmen,faculty and staff Sept. 11 about the importance of opensource intelligence.
The Naval Academy conducted seven interactive train-ing sessions in September as part of a comprehensivesexual assault and harassment prevention regimen for more than 600 military staff and faculty members.