2018 Cadet Research Symposium

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Originally Posted by CWO3 Chad Saylor, Monday, April 30, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Laughlin As the school years comes to a close, first class cadets across campus are gearing up for one last presentation during the Coast Guard Academy 2018 Cadet Research Symposium. The annual symposium, held a few weeks before […]

Fixing the Coast Guard with math

Friday, May 4, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Laughlin   More than 30 students from the Coast Guard Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Miltiary Academy and U.S. Naval Academy and staff pose for a photo on the steps of Satterlee Hall at the Coast Guard Academy […]

Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: First Class Cadet A.J. Read

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Friday, April 13, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Laughlin Coast Guard Academy First Class Cadet A.J. Read poses for a photo between Hamilton and Chase Hall at the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., April 4, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class […]

World War II vet gets medals he never learned he earned

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

When polio kept him out of military, Leet found another way to serve Written By Arianna MacNeill Staff Writer for the Gloucester Times  Apr 20, 2018 Ninety-three-year-old Robert Henry Leet of Ipswich stands still while Kevin Morgan, Commanding Officer of U.S. Coast Guard Station Gloucester, pins a medal on his lapel during a ceremony Friday […]

The Long Blue Line: SPARs – female trailblazers of the Coast Guard

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Thursday, April 12, 2018 This blog is part of a series honoring the long blue line of Coast Guard men and women who served before us. Stay tuned as we highlight the customs, traditions, history and heritage of the Coast Guard. Written by William H. Thiesen, Ph.D. Coast Guard Atlantic Area Historian […]

Coast Guard members soar to the 29th annual Women in Aviation International Conference

Monday, April 23, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Written by Lt. Carolyn S. Mahoney All of the Coast Guard members who attended the Women in Aviation International 2018 Conference pose for a group photo at the conclusion of the event in Reno, Nev., March 22, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo. More than 40 Coast […]

The right whale to save

Monday, April 9, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Monday, March 26, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 2nd Class Lauren Laughlin U.S. Coast Guard Academy First Class Cadets Ainsley Fruhwirth and Zoe Bolling show off their capstone project that works to give mariners a current location of right whales in their area using technology. U.S. Coast Guard photo by […]

A new look for the Coast Guard Academy

Friday, April 6, 2018

          A new look for CGA   The U.S. Coast Guard Academy refreshes its brand by updating its website and logo   NEW LONDON, Conn. — The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is announcing a complete redesign of it’s external website www.uscga.edu and a refresh of the institution’s visual standard.    The efforts are […]

Honor, Respect, Devotion to Duty: MST3 Jennifer Crocker

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Originally Posted in the Coast Guard Compass. Petty Officer 3rd Class Jennifer Crocker, a marine science technician at the International Ice Patrol unit in New London, Connecticut, serves as a role model to her peers through dedication, leadership and professionalism. Crocker was recently named the IIP’s Enlisted Person of the Year for her outstanding representation […]

Coast Guardsman leads service’s first women’s rugby team at Las Vegas tournament

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Originally Posted by Diana Sherbs, Thursday, March 15, 2018 Written by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corinne Zilnicki The Coast Guard women’s rugby team poses together after finishing the Las Vegas Invitational, the largest rugby tournament in North America, March 2, 2018. This was the inaugural appearance of the women’s team, who competed against multiple women’s […]

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