SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

November 5, 2013

Annual service academy information night tomorrow

Muriel C. Hoffacker
Staff writer

---- — Learn all about service academies at the 23rd annual Service Academy Information Night tomorrow from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

The public is invited to Danversport Yacht Club, 161 Elliott St., Danvers, to find out about undergraduate education and training for the United States armed forces.

School representatives’ booths will be open from 6:30 to 7 p.m.. Then, brief overviews of each program will be shared from 7 to 8 p.m. From 8 to 9:30 p.m., attendees can speak with representatives from 15 service schools and academies, and with academy cadets and midshipmen. Congressional staff will also be present to discuss the academies’ appointment, selection and nomination process. Information on scholarships for Reserve Officers’ Training Corps will also be available.

Want to go? What: Service academy information night Who: Representatives from the United States Military Academy; Naval Academy; Air Force Academy; Coast Guard Academy; Merchant Marine Academy; Norwich University; The Citadel; Virginia Military Institute; Valley Forge Military Academy; Marion Military Institute; Maine Maritime Academy; Massachusetts Maritime Academy; SUNY Maritime Academy; Massachusetts National Guard; Marine Corps Recruiting; and congressional staff When: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Where: visit www.danversport.com for directions