U.S. Naval Academy
A culture of bad behavior and disrespect among athletes at U.S. military academies is one part of the continuing problem of sexual assaults at the schools, according to a new Defense Department report that comes in the wake of scandals that rocked teams at all three academies last year.
The U.S. Naval Academy says a civilian employee has died after being found unresponsive in the academy’s dining facility.
The U.S. Naval Academy says it is in the process of expelling a midshipman accused of setting 11 small fires across the campus.
Classes are returning to normal at the U.S. Naval Academy as all civilian faculty return after being furloughed last week due to the partial federal government shutdown.
The case of three former U.S. Naval Academy football players accused of sexually assaulting a fellow midshipman at an off-campus toga party has renewed calls for academy leaders to face tough accountability as the military tries to curb what has become a persistent and embarrassing problem.
U.S. Naval Academy students are scheduled to testify in a hearing to determine if three of their fellow midshipmen will face a court-martial in a sexual assault case.
A hearing has begun to determine whether three former U.S. Naval Academy football players will face a court-martial on charges that they sexually assaulted a female midshipman.
An attorney for the American Humanist Association says the organization will consider taking legal action after the U.S. Naval Academy denied a request for a humanist wedding ceremony in the academy’s main chapel.
The U.S. Naval Academy on Wednesday charged three midshipmen with sexually assaulting a female student at an off-campus house in Annapolis more than a year ago.
Sen. Barbara Mikulski has called on the nation’s defense secretary to increase oversight and accountability of military service academy superintendents in response to increasing rates of sexual assaults.