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U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2018 Graduation

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (May 25, 2018) U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen from the Class of 2018 toss their covers in the air during the graduation and commissioning ceremony at Navy/Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The Class of 2018 includes 303 women (25%, the largest number ever) and a total of 402 minority midshipmen (34%) out of the total 1,192 midshipman in the Class of 2018. The Class of 2018 has candidates who accepted appointments from all 50 states, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Guam and 13 international students from: Cambodia, Cameroon , Federated States of Micronesia , Georgia, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Montenegro, Nigeria, Republic of Korea, Senegal, Taiwan, and United Arab Emirates. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Elliott Fabrizio/Released)

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2018’s graduation. President Donald Trump will speak at the graduation and commissioning ceremony, May 25. The ceremony is scheduled to begin 10 a.m. EDT. U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2018 Graduation and Commissioning LIVE NOW: Watch United …

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Resilience, Freedom Personified: Port Royal

By Rear Adm. Brian Fort Commander, Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific Our guided-missile cruiser USS Port Royal (CG 73) and its namesake, the Battle of Port Royal – fought in the first year of the American Civil War – are symbols of resilience and freedom.   …

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Navy Recruit Graduation: May 18, 2018

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In-Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of the Navy with our long-held naval traditions and customs. Read how …

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2017 Sailors of the Year Ceremony

Department of the Navy Seal

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Sailor of the Year Ceremony. The 2017 Sailor of the Year winners were meritoriously advanced to chief petty officer during a ceremony held at the United States Navy Memorial, May 17. The Sailors meritoriously advanced to chief petty officer are: Chief Naval Air …

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Six Things to Know About Executive Order Enhancing Opportunities for Military Spouses Seeking Federal Government Employment

Military Spouse Employment Executive Order

Our Navy is charged with maintaining maritime superiority. We execute this charge with our One Navy Team – our Sailors, civilians and Navy families. Our families are an integral part of our team and a vital contributor to our mission success.   Today, President Trump issued an executive order to enhance opportunities for military …

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Navy Recruit Graduation: May 11, 2018

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In-Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of the Navy with our long-held naval traditions and customs. Read how …

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