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Shipmate of the Week – Fred Siegel

Fred Siegel

In the 90s, nearly 10 years after his retirement, Fred Siegel launched a website for Coasties he called “Fred’s Place.” It was the early and heady days of home computing; the launch of home email accounts and dotcoms. At the time, Fred’s Place offered a rather unique connection reuniting old friends and comrades. Siegel talks about those days before the phrase “social media” had been coined. He still refers to it as “word of mouse.”

CG Portal Phase II Set to Roll Out

In Phase II, the new CG Portal homepage will replace the current homepage and use navigational tabs to serve as an internal communications hub to Coast Guard news, information, collaboration and content. The vision for a one-stop-shop portal for internal and external audiences is soon to be one step closer to reality. CG Portal will

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