Latest U.S. Military Academy Stories

2014-04-22 16:23:20

The Great American Can RoundUp's First Commander-in-Chief's Challenge Results in More Than 163,200 Recycled Cans WASHINGTON, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Coast Guard Academy claimed top honors in the Great American Can RoundUp's (GACR) first Commander-in-Chief's Challenge by recycling more than 89,000 beverage cans, equating to almost a pound per cadet or more than 2,560 pounds of total cans recycled. U.S. Military Academy Company C3, 3(rd) Regiment recycled nearly 11,790...

2012-04-29 23:03:06

Officially Licensed Design Features Signature “A” Logo of West Point Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) April 28, 2012 Tin Cup Products, LLC — maker of patented, Made in the USA golf ball marking stencils — announces it has added a new design to its military collection honoring the exceptional history and traditions of the United States Military Academy. Constructed from 100 percent stainless steel, the “U.S. Military Academy (Army)” model ($19.95) highlights the...

2011-05-17 10:48:21

Team from MBL, West Point uses new imaging technology to 'see' camouflaged marine animals in the eyes of their predators How could a colorblind animal know how to change its skin color to blend into its surroundings? And what will the animal's predator "see," looking at its prey before and after it hides? These provocative questions are addressed in article published today by a collaborative team from the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole, Mass., and the U.S. Military Academy...

2009-09-30 10:11:00

HOUSTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bill McArthur was born to become a soldier and eventually his country sent him 220 miles above Earth where he spent half a year living in space on board the International Space Station. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO ) The West Point alumnus and NASA astronaut will be honored by the U.S. Military Academy during its homecoming football game Oct. 3 at Michie Stadium in West Point, N.Y. Kickoff is set for noon....

2008-12-05 07:00:00

Online Content Accessible to Cadets, Historians and the Public; Center Seeks to Reverse Nation's Military 'Illiteracy'; Storied West Point 'Class of 1967' and Comprehensive History of War in Iraq Among Center's Initial Projects Center to include interviews from Secretaries of State and Defense on wartime planning strategy; Among advisory board are documentarian Ken Burns and former presidential advisor Brent Scowcroft, as well as Pulitzer Prize war correspondents; Early segments capture...

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