Coast Guard Academy
A class of 248 students, the smallest in more than a decade, has arrived for the annual “swab summer” training to become students at the Coast Guard Academy.
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy said Monday that it is kicking out 14 cadets for using synthetic marijuana, a forbidden substance that has stirred concern across the U.S. military.
The Coast Guard Academy says it is in the process of expelling 14 cadets alleged to have used synthetic marijuana, and is looking into eight other cases.
The Coast Guard Academy may move some programs out of New London if it cannot expand.
President Barack Obama will give the keynote address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s graduation Wednesday in New London, an event that is expected to attract thousands.
The historic Coast Guard cutter Eagle is setting sail for its 75th anniversary voyage to Europe.