Cotton Accepting Service Academy Applications

Washington, D.C.— Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) announced that he is accepting applications for Service Academy nominations. In order to be considered for a nomination, materials must be submitted by Monday, November 1, 2021. “Students who attend U.S. service academies and go on to serve their country in uniform are the...
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Congresswoman Tenney Announces Academy Night for High School Students

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Claudia Tenney (NY-22) today announced that she, along with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Reps. Elise Stefanik (NY-21) and John Katko (NY-24), will be hosting their annual Academy Night virtually for any high school student in New York’s 22nd District who is interested in learning more about the United States Service Academies and the congressional nomination process.
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Manchin discusses U.S. service academies with 21 West Virginia schools

WASHINGTON, D.C. (LOOTPRESS) – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) hosted his second video call with 453 West Virginia students to encourage them to apply to the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and the U.S. Air Force Academy and to answer student questions about the application process. Students interested in applying to a U.S. Service Academy can submit an application to Senator Manchin’s office by October 1, 2021.
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Oakland Records 100th Homicide, Votes To Fund Additional Police Academy

Oakland will now have five planned police training academies. The Council’s decision, Tuesday, comes just a day after Oakland recorded its hundredth homicide of 2021. The city reported 70 homicides at this time last year. Sheng Thao is one of six council members who previously opposed financing a fifth police...

Horseshoe Bay citizens academy starts Oct. 7

Two spots remain for this year’s class of Horseshoe Bay’s Dottie Anderson Citizens Academy: HSB 101, which teaches students the inner workings of the city of Horseshoe Bay. “There are many benefits to our citizens’ academy,” City Manager Stan Farmer said. “One is the educating of our citizens about their...
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Manchin talks about service academies with local students

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION — U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D.W.Va., met with students around the state virtually on Wednesday to discuss the importance of service academies and answer questions, and Junior ROTC cadets from Jefferson County took full advantage to learn all they could about the possible future path. The meeting came...

Gould Academy Seeks Alpine Coach

What distinguishes Gould athletics from traditional boarding schools or ski academies, is its approach to the “whole person.” An Olympic-track winter sports competition program, coupled with an outstanding academic experience and all the amenities of a boarding school campus, our competition program is in the unique position to offer our students and families the most comprehensive program in the country. Our close proximity and distinctive partnership with Sunday River make for unparalleled athletic training and competition, and recent investments such as the new Gould Academy T-Bar and T72 Park Complex help create the “complete package.” Our multi-layered On Snow athletic curriculum includes a multi-discipline Competition Program that includes the Freestyle, Snowboard, Nordic, and Alpine disciplines; Prep Alpine, Prep Snowboarding, and Prep Nordic teams; hands-on experiential learning programs like Ski Patrol certification and Instructor Training programs; as well as a program for students learning to ski and snowboard for the very first time.

Career Academy Info Sessions, Oct. 6 & Dec. 8, 2021

Current 8-10 grade students and their parents/guardians are invited to attend virtual information sessions on the HCPSS career academies, Wednesday, Oct. 6 and Wednesday, Dec. 8. Each evening will include two 20-minute information sessions at 7 and 7:30 p.m. Participants will learn how Career and Technical Education (CTE) career academies...

Gunjo No Fanfare Horse Racing Academy Release Date, Characters, And Plot - What We Know So Far

With the rise of shows like "Haikyuu" and "Kuroko's Basketball," sports anime have become more popular than ever. Combining the thrill of competition with the storytelling capabilities of the medium, sports anime have the unique ability to provide visceral, character-driven stories about competition without relying on the level of violence that the shonen genre puts front and center. To that end, it's no wonder why the sports genre has acquired such popularity and why every new season brings at least one or two new entries into the fold.

YTA Highlighted As Successful Pathway Model

STEM fields — those with a focus on science, technology, engineering and mathematics — remain some of the most talent-hungry industries in the job market, with a consistently high need for qualified workers. For nearly 20 years, the Youth Technology Academy (YTA) at Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) has worked to...

Heiser FNR 2021 | LIVE FRIDAY: Academies of Racine - Horlick @ Park

Join My24 Sports for the Heiser Automotive Group FRIDAY NIGHT RIVALS game of the week presented by Landmark Credit Union featuring a Southeast Conference showdown between the Academies of Racine as the Horlick Rebels take on the Park Panthers Friday at 7pm!. Enjoy the night's coverage LIVE on My24 and...

Ricardo F. Muñoz Leads Project for National Academies that Helps Youth Manage Mental Health during COVID-19

PAU Distinguished Professor Ricardo Muñoz chaired the expert panel for the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine that developed this important new program for children and adolescents dealing with anxiety, stress, depression and more. Following is the press release from the National Academies. Today, the National Academies of Sciences,...
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Newton congressmen announce military academy application process now open

Newton County's two congressmen have announced they are seeking applications from students wanting appointments to any of the nation's service academies. U.S. Rep. Jody Hice, R-Greensboro, said this week he is accepting applications from "highly-qualified" students living in the 10th Congressional District who are seeking appointments to the U.S. military service academies, including the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York; U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado; U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland; and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, New York.
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Oakland council reverses course, votes to add police academy

Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted to add a fifth police academy in the next two years to recruit more officers and increase staffing, reversing a decision from three months earlier. The council approved the resolution a day after Oakland recorded its 100th homicide this year. It passed by a...
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Michigan Gov. Whitmer plans 'best new road trip for electric vehicle owners'

Mackinac Island — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's administration touted plans Wednesday to develop a road trip route for electric vehicle owners along Lake Michigan, as part of an initiative to build on the state's history of auto manufacturing. Whitmer unveiled the details of the Lake Michigan Electric Vehicle Circuit during...

Oakland City Council votes to fund additional police academies

OAKLAND, Calif. (KRON) – Gun violence has officially been declared a public health crisis in the city of Oakland, and two new police academies should result in more officers on the streets. The Oakland City Council voted to approve two proposals on Tuesday night. The first will fund two additional...
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Fall Academy Days comes to Jefferson County

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., announced she will host four Academy Days this fall for West Virginia students interested in learning more about admissions to the U.S. Service Academies and ROTC scholarships. Members of Senator Capito’s staff will be available at each event to provide information on academy nominations.