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  • Commencement for the Class of 2015

    June 20, 2015

    Join us in congratulating the graduating class of 2015 on Saturday, June 20th, at 10:00 a.m on the Parade Field.
  • Summer Sailing School

    Sailing is one of very few sports that can be enjoyed for a lifetime and the same is true for the skills inherent in sailing. MMA’s Summer Sailing School provides a mix of activities both off and on the water for kids age 8 through 18.

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  • Class of 2019

    Orientation for the class of 2019 begins on Saturday, August 15th
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  • U.S. News and World Report

    The magazine’s 2014 rankings of “Top Public Schools - Regional Colleges North” place the Academy third!
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  • Sea, Science & Leadership Program

    The Sea, Science and Leadership Program is designed to provide high school students with interactive, educational workshops that build confidence, challenge decision-making skills, and develop and strengthen leadership qualities. Register Today >>
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  • High Praise for a First Year Student

    May 26, 2015 - Each year undergraduates from across the Massachusetts Public System of Higher Education gather to present the results of their original work in oral and poster presentations before peers, faculty and the public at the UMASS Undergraduate Research Conference.


    Co-Op in Paradise

    May 18, 2015 - The National Parks of St. Eustatius in the Netherlands Antilles seems like a nice but improbable place to do a co-op. 2/C Jeremy Etler didn’t think so. Dr. Alan White, a professor in the Marine Safety and Environmental Protection Department, pointed the opportunity out to the cadet and wrote a letter of recommendation. The rest is co-op history.


    Ring Dance

    May 11, 2015 - “The Sheraton Room of the Copley-Plaza Hotel in Boston was the setting for our class Ring Dance – which we hope will become a tradition.” This eager wish echoed from the covers of a dusty copy of a 1950 MMA yearbook...


    CONECT... for Success

    May 04, 2015 - No – it’s not spelled wrong. CONECT stands for Coalition of New England Companies for Trade, a non-profit, member-based business association for companies involved in international trade and/or transportation. And, they like to invest in young talent by offering merit based scholarships.


    35th Anniversary of Navy Port Engineers

    April 27, 2015 - Pride in ownership. This is the sentiment shared by every Navy Port Engineer entrusted with maintaining the operational readiness of their assigned ship. From the first Port Engineer on the AFS-class to the 175 men & women serving in the program today around the world, each one is united by the common goals of knowing more about...


    Spring Career Fair... Over the Top

    April 21, 2015 - Over a thousand cadets and a hundred different companies and organizations looking to hire MMA grads... gathered on campus at the same time... sounds too good to be true! But, it just happened.


    Industry Signs-On for Sea Term

    April 13, 2015 - A.W. Chesterton has been servicing the maritime industry since 1884 starting as providers of steamboat and engineering supplies on the Boston waterfront. In addition, the company has been hiring MMA grads for decades. But on Sea Term 2014 -15, alum Matt McGrail, MMA ‘90, Engineering, was invited along for the ride.


    A Different Kind of Cruise Career

    April 06, 2015 - In the air cargo industry, the pilots who drive the planes have a saying: "Freight doesn't complain." On the other side of the modal spectrum, however, today's cruise ship industry is a multi-billion dollar enterprise that provides fine dining, spas, concerts and a myriad of recreational adventures. And, customers can and do complain if things aren't "just right."


    Cadets Bring New Meaning to the Words "Training Ship"

    March 30, 2015 - Two cadets,3/C Mara Footit and 1/C Alexander Barnas, decided to expand the meaning of Sea Term “training ship” to include prepping for a half marathon in Fort Lauderdale.


    Persistence Pays Off

    March 16, 2015 - How does one get anything worth having in life – by design, luck, being in the right place at the right time, networking, persistence? For most of us it’s a combination. This cadet used all of the above and added an alumni recommendation to get a dream job.