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U.S. Coast Guard Academy offers introductory program for high school students

Students are given a first-hand look at what life is like at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. U.S. Coast Guard photo.

AIM is the nation’s most realistic service academy summer program as it challenges and inspires rising high school seniors interested in serving their country and exploring technical degree programs. During six action packed days, you’ll immerse yourself in Coast Guard tradition and Academy life with cadet leaders.

Coast Guard continues partnership with HBCUs

A Coast Guardsman from the Deployable Operations Group talks to students attending a Historically Black Colleges and Universities summit. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Walter Shinn. Written by Lt. Cmdr. Zeita Merchant and Petty Officer 2nd Class Walter Shinn. Every day the Coast Guard successfully completes incredibly diverse missions at home

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itCG-Gold Lifesaving Medal awarded, AIM competes, jetski accident

Today, the Coast Guard will honor Roger Stone with a Gold Lifesaving Medal. Mr. Stone lost his life during a sailboat accident in the Gulf of Mexico last year, but before the boat capsized he was able to push two of the six sailing team members to safety. One of the five survivors, Steve Conway,

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