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  • United States Coast Guard Academy
    2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 November 2011 cadet blogs Finals and Winter Leave Academics Class of 2015 Permanent link All Posts Finals week is very different at the Academy compared to a normal week here The corps of cadets is allowed to completely focus on academics with out as many military obligations or formations I had four finals to take during the exam period and since I did not have a final on Monday I went to my sponsor mom s house with my friend 4 c Lutton She and I relaxed studied and slept My sponsor mom made us feel very welcome and comfortable which was exactly what we needed during a stressful academic time On Sunday 4 c Lutton and I went to a light parade in Niantic I had never experienced a light parade before but it was very fun and it helped us get out and forget our studies for a few hours Finals themselves went fairly well and I finished with a decent GPA I felt academically challenged this past semester and I am definitely ready for a fresh start and hopefully an improvement for the spring semester My schedule this semester consists of Writing about Lit Multivariable Calculus Personal Defense Principles of

    Original URL path: http://www.cga.edu/blog.aspx?id=1884 (2016-02-15)
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  • United States Coast Guard Academy
    Involvement Just for Fun Overcoming Challenges The Cadet Experience Life as a Junior Officer Class of 2019 Class of 2018 Class of 2017 Class of 2016 Class of 2015 Class of 2014 February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 November 2011 cadet blogs Returning from Thanksgiving Break The Cadet Experience Class of 2015 Permanent link All Posts Thanksgiving break was a great opportunity to catch up on sleep and spend time with my family Although it was a very short period of time I was thankful that I could go home to Maine where there was surprisingly warmer weather than usual I spent my time at home showing a fellow shipmate from the Academy my hometown eating lobster and my mother s home cooked meals and spending time with my parents and sister I had more butterflies in my stomach returning to the Academy from Thanksgiving than I did on Reporting In Day I was nervous to pick up where I left off although once I got into the swing of things it was like second nature On the first Friday back the 4 c were given full carry on as a privilege from a fellow 4 c that assumed the role of Assistant Commandant of Cadets from trick

    Original URL path: http://www.cga.edu/blog.aspx?id=1883 (2016-02-15)
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  • United States Coast Guard Academy
    Experience Life as a Junior Officer Class of 2019 Class of 2018 Class of 2017 Class of 2016 Class of 2015 Class of 2014 February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 November 2011 cadet blogs The End of the First Semester The Cadet Experience Class of 2015 Permanent link All Posts The first semester of 4 c year is truly flying by I have received good and average grades and kept myself thinking positively because 4 c year can be a challenge academically and militarily Right now I am working on a packet given to 4 c We have to search and learn 100 questions pertaining to life at the Academy and common indoc Once we learn the material our upperclassmen have to sign off the 100 items before finals week I have started going to bed earlier because I figured out how to effectively manage my time although Sundays still seem to be my heaviest workload days Our volleyball team just ended the season by winning the ECAC championship this past Veteran s Day Weekend It was a great journey and I feel very close knit with the team My parents came for the tournament and we had a long so I spent the night with them in

    Original URL path: http://www.cga.edu/blog.aspx?id=1882 (2016-02-15)
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  • United States Coast Guard Academy
    as a Junior Officer Class of 2019 Class of 2018 Class of 2017 Class of 2016 Class of 2015 Class of 2014 February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 November 2011 cadet blogs The Journey Has Been Incredible The Cadet Experience Class of 2015 Permanent link All Posts Swab Summer felt like it would never end and now I find myself already headed towards midterms of the fall semester Delta the company I was placed in starting on Reporting In Day had 37 Swabs We finished the summer with only 30 The group of us became very close over the summer having to adjust our lifestyles from civilian to military in just a short seven weeks These short seven weeks felt like the longest weeks I have ever experienced We were constantly pushed outside of our comfort zones every minute of the day I have met best friends here that I can fully trust and completed tasks that I never thought my body or mind could handle The journey has been incredible so far the physical and mental challenges we have faced here are indescribable and rewarding Transitioning from the summer to the academic school year was definitely a challenge but I am glad that I now can manage

    Original URL path: http://www.cga.edu/blog.aspx?id=1881 (2016-02-15)
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