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September 18, 2013

Rep. Bucshon to host academy day

Rep. Larry Bucshon (IN-8) will be holding a U.S. Service Academy Day on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. CDT (Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. CDT) at Vincennes University Gibson County Center for Advanced Manufacturing & Logistics, 8100 S. US 41, Fort Branch.

The Academy Day will offer high school students the opportunity to learn more about the United States service academies, the application process, congressional nominations, and the everyday life of a service academy cadet. Representatives have been invited from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, N.Y., the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., and the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.

For more information, students can visit - http://bucshon.house.gov/serving-you/military-academy-nominations or contact Congressman Bucshon’s District Office in Evansville at 465-6484.

This will be the Congressman’s second Academy Day this year.

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