Author Archives: Jon Barton

All Academy Challenge is Back!

The fourth time’s a charm! Private gifts from alumni, parents and friends play an essential role in the Naval Academy’s ability to achieve its vision. The Naval Academy has consistently outpaced our rivals in dollars raised each year during the … Continue reading

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Things You Might Not Have Heard About Pearl Harbor

Below was shared by Thomas K. Kimmel, Jr., regarding THE DIRECTOR ON NAVAL HISTORY’S PEARL HARBOR DAY MESSAGE, 12-7-16 Dear USNI, I recently learned that the Director of Naval History Admiral Samuel Cox sent the attached (see below)  Pearl Harbor attack … Continue reading

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2017 LobsterFest – Saturday, June 3, 2017

43rd LobsterFest – Saturday, June 3, 2017 Please plan to join fellow Naval Academy alumni, family members and friends at Red Top Mountain State Park, (Shelter #2, near the Lodge), in Cartersville, GA, on Saturday, June 3rd, 2017. The sea-loving entrée — lobsters … Continue reading

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2017 LobsterFest — Volunteers Needed

2017 LobsterFest needs volunteers (alumni,  family members, friends and others) to plan, organize, set-up, prepare, serve, and clean-up between now and Saturday, June 3, 2017. The blueprint for a successful LobsterFest exist and has been tested during the past several LobsterFests; what … Continue reading

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2017 Army / Navy / Air Force Golf Challenge, Friday, April 28, 2017

WHEN:                Friday, April 28, 2017 Registration and Driving Range 08:15 – 09:00 SHOTGUN START AT 0900 (9:00 AM) WHERE:             Chapel Hills Golf Club 3300 Golf Ridge Blvd Douglasville, GA 30135 Phone: (770) 949-0030 HOW MUCH:      $95.00 per person INCLUDES:  18 … Continue reading

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Military Service Academy Information Day – Saturday, April 29, 2017

Military Academy Information Day Saturday, April 29, 2017 *10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Dobbins Air Reserve Base (Hanger 5) Marietta, Ga. 30069 Registration required by April 25 to attend April 29 event U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., today encouraged Georgia … Continue reading

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April’s USNAAAA Chapter Luncheon – Friday, April 21, 2017.

Spring Break is passed and opening, pollen has descended like snowfall on the metro area, and it is that time of the month for our monthly luncheon. USNAAAA Chapter Monthly luncheon starts at 11:30 a.m., at American Legion Post 160, 160 Legion Drive, … Continue reading

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On This Date (April 6th) in History

U.S. enters World War I By Naval History and Heritage Command Nearly a century ago President Woodrow Wilson stood before Congress to ask for a declaration of war on Germany.  They voted to do just that on April 6, 1917. … Continue reading

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2017 Board of Trustees Election – Eastern Region

Vote For Your Representation U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association Board of Trustees Election Information Vote in this year’s Alumni Association Board of Trustees election. Your input strengthens our association and our shared future. Those elected will join the board for the … Continue reading

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U.S. Naval Academy Foundation looking for a Major Gift Officer

The U.S. Naval Academy Foundation is looking for a Major Gift Officer to help raise funds in support of the Naval Academy and its mission.  Check out the “Employment Opportunities” link at the bottom of the Alumni Association/Foundation website www.usna.com … Continue reading

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