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Secretary Johnson to Speak at CGA Commencement
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is scheduled to deliver the keynote address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s 133rd Commencement Exercises on May 21. Secretary Johnson is the fourth Secretary of Homeland Security and assumed his office on December 23, 2013.

2014 Spring Regimental Review Schedule
The Corps of Cadets is scheduled to march in six regimental reviews at the Academy during the Spring semester.  Reviews will take place every Friday in April at 4 p.m., Sunday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m. and Tuesday, May 20 at 9 a.m.

Applications sought for 4 Board Member Seats
Applications are requested to fill four seats on the Board of Directors for four-year terms beginning January 1, 2015. Deadline is May 31.

Nominations Sought for 2014 Alumni Awards
All members are invited to submit nominations for the following 2014 Alumni Association Awards: Distinguished Alumnus, Alumni Achievement, Distinguished Volunteer, and Distinguished Service. Deadline is May 31.

Author of CG Rescue Stories Speaks at CGA
Author Michael J. Tougias spoke to a group of cadets at the Academy on February 10, 2014 about his book “Ten Hours Until Dawn” and the story that inspired it.

Zukunft Tapped as Next USCG Commandant
President Barack Obama is nominating Vice Adm. Paul F. Zukunft '77, who commands the Coast Guard's Pacific Area, to lead the Coast Guard as the 25th Commandant.

Memorandum of Agreement Signed for National CG Museum
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, along with Commandant ADM Robert J. Papp Jr., '77, New London Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio and James J. Coleman, chairman of the National Coast Guard Museum Association, have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that details the cooperative relationships and mutual commitments required to establish a National Coast Guard Museum along New London’s historic waterfront district.

Nominations Sought for 2014 Academy Athletic Hall of Fame
Each year, up to four regular members (alumni who graduated at least 20 years ago) and one honorary member (an individual who has made significant contributions to CGA Athletics), can be added to the USCGA Athletic Hall of Fame. Click the link above for details on how to nominate someone for this very special honor. Deadline is May 15.

USCGC Eagle Announces Training Schedule for 2014
Coast Guard Barque Eagle has finalized its training schedule for 2014. During the year, Eagle will sail to the Caribbean, along the East Coast, to Canada, and throughout New England.  Click here to view Eagle's full schedule.

Wrestling Head Coach Retires After 47 Years
After 47 years at the Academy, Steve Eldridge, the wrestling head coach, has announced his retirement.


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