Coast Guard Academy

U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey file photo. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Joint Chiefs Chairman Addresses USCG Academy

The country’s highest-ranking military officer told cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on Thursday that as they prepare to graduate, they face a world that has been growing more dangerous.


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Joint Chiefs Chairman Addressing USCG Academy

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ The country’s highest-ranking military officer is coming to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London to deliver an address. The office of the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of […]


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Small Class Reports To 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.


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Coast Guard Academy Expels 14 Cadets For Using Synthetic Pot

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.


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Coast Guard Expelling Cadets In Synthetic Marijuana Case

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.


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Coast Guard Academy Says Expansion May Require Moving Some Programs From New London

The Coast Guard Academy may move some programs out of New London if it cannot expand.


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President To Speak At New London Coast Guard Academy

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.



Cross-Atlantic Voyage For Coast Guard Cutter

The historic Coast Guard cutter Eagle is setting sail for its 75th anniversary voyage to Europe.