Education

Send a congratulatory note to the Class of 2014!

Education
April 18, 2014

High school graduation is a special time, and Stars and Stripes is pleased to once again be putting together our annual Grad Tab, highlighting information on all of the Pacific DoDEA high schools and their graduating classes.

This is...

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DoDEA Pacific highlights "Month of the Military Child" through video testimonials

Education
April 17, 2014

OKINAWA, Japan — Department of Defense Education Activity Pacific joins the nation and U.S. military communities around the world in celebrating April as Month of the Military Child. Throughout the month of April DoDEA Pacific teachers, faculty,...

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Program offers Marines and sailors transition assistance

Education
April 15, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. — As the military continues its downsizing efforts, one program is committed to ensuring Marines and sailors get the assistance they need.

The Marine For Life program, which was started in 2002, has ramped up their...

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Midshipmen, staff and faculty of the U.S. Naval Academy mourn the loss of Midshipman 3rd Class Hans Loewen during his funeral service in the main chapel on April 9, 2014. Loewen, an oceanography major, was a member of the 7th company and participated in the adventure racing team, the American Nuclear Society and the rock climbing club. (Shannon O'Connor/U.S. Navy)

Diary of a tragedy: Naval Academy family buries a son in Annapolis

News
April 12, 2014

Chapel bells ring as the guard marches to the hearse.

The bells stop and the tourists watch in silence at the U.S. Naval Academy, some clasping their hands, some removing their hats.

They see the ceremonial guard lift a...

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