UNITED STATES NAVAL ACADEMY
Nearly 1,000 Naval Academy midshipmen attendeda lecture by former NFL defensive lineman Feb. 6 onthe role of gender, relationships, ethics and maturity inleadership.Joe Ehrmann is a former NFL player, named to the All-Century and All-American football teams at SyracuseUniversity who is now a motivational speaker.He is a former Baltimore Colts “Man of the Year” awardwinner, also named “Man of the Year” by the FrederickDouglass Society and the National FatherhoodInitiative.
Ehrmann explained that most of the gender denitions
in society are based on misconceptions.The Naval Academy’s Black History Month Kickoff included a performance by the University of MarylandSigmas and a speech by the chairman of the MarylandCommission on African American History and Culture.
The video Teen Kids News produced about the Naval Academy last year was recently nominated for a New
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On one of their rst Saturdays in Jordan, four
midshipmen studying abroad in Amman went for awalk through the city. Here, they share their experiences.