Albertus Magnus senior Jacqueline Parker will attend the United States Military Academy at West Point in the fall. She was one of seven Rockland County students to be accepted into a military service academy this year and the only one to receive a “principal nomination” with the support of Congresswoman… Read More →
This just in from Congresswoman Nita Lowey’s office: Lowey, the senior Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, has nominated 27 Westchester and Rockland County high school students and recent graduates for admission to the nation’s Service Academies: the U.S. Military Academy (West Point), U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy… Read More →
The U.S. Military Academy at West Point held its graduation ceremonies May 22. Read on for the full list of graduates or click here to view the West Point photo gallery. Looking for friends? You can view the graduation lists or photo galleries for all local high schools and colleges… Read More →
West Point held a grand opening ceremony today for its new $62 million, 150,000-square-foot, six-story library. But, enough about the numbers, here are a couple photos I took of the library last week. It’s a real beaut, but unfortunately not open to the general public.
I spent a few hours at West Point academy today, watching the seventh annual Cyber Defense Exercise in action. A team of roughly 30 cadets, led by senior Adrian Tilston, tried to defend a computer network against professional NSA hackers. I was pretty impressed. The thing was that they were… Read More →