Tag: West Point

Hawaii’s West Point candidates recognized

Hawaii’s West Point candidates recognized

| April 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Five candidates accepted into the United States Military Academy at West Point were recognized at the West Point Society of Hawaii’s 2018 Founder’s Day dinner, March 29, at the Hale Koa Hotel, here. 

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West Point cadets experience cultural lessons firsthand

West Point cadets experience cultural lessons firsthand

| November 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Participants in the 13th annual U.S.-China Disaster Management Exchange (DME) experienced many firsts, but this year marked the first time U.S. Military Academy West Point cadets participated in the event in Warrenton, Oregon.

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Mattis says USMA creates Soldiers who are best when times are worst

Mattis says USMA creates Soldiers who are best when times are worst

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Cheryl Pellerin DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis spoke May 27 at the U.S. Military Academy graduation and commissioning, telling the West Point graduating class of 2017 that it was a great honor to be present at one of the nation’s foundational keystones. Nearly 1,200 students were admitted to the […]

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Military is a good example for rest of nation, says secretary

Military is a good example for rest of nation, says secretary

| June 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said his recent presence at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York, is an example of how Americans can help bridge political gaps.

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1st lieutenant evolves from tennis star to HR

1st lieutenant evolves from tennis star to HR

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Have you ever sat next to a group of people on the bus and wondered who they were?

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SHARP partners with West Point, TRADOC

SHARP partners with West Point, TRADOC

| July 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Army Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention program office, the Training and Doctrine Command, the U.S. Military Academy and the Army SHARP Academy are collaborating with academia and related nonprofit and advocacy organizations to share lessons learned, explore new ideas, and identify best practices for addressing sexual harassment and sexual assault prevention and response.

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USASMA commandant visits NCOA, talks Penn State Fellowship Program

USASMA commandant visits NCOA, talks Penn State Fellowship Program

| April 29, 2016 | 1 Comment

“They’re investing in us … in our education and our readiness. We have to be smart about this opportunity and not mess this up,” said USASMA Command Sgt. Maj. Dennis E. Defreese.

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Complex challenges likely for tomorrow’s Army officers

Complex challenges likely for tomorrow’s Army officers

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

  Lisa Ferdinando DoD News, Defense Media Activity   WASHINGTON — The Army officers of tomorrow likely will face complex challenges in protecting the nation and staying one step ahead of adversaries, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said, March 23, at the United States Military Academy. Carter spoke to the corps of cadets at West Point, […]

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WASPs were pioneers for female pilots of today, tomorrow

WASPs were pioneers for female pilots of today, tomorrow

| March 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Before there could be a first female Thunderbird pilot or women flying combat missions into Iraq and Afghanistan, there were the pioneers: the Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) of World War II.

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Warrior helps man fight cancer

Warrior helps man fight cancer

| March 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Heisterman, a native of Clifton, New Jersey, displayed her dedication to the Army Values when she volunteered for the C.W. Young Bone Marrow Donation Program in 2011 during her sophomore year at West Point Military Academy.

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