College, Inc.: U.S. Naval Academy

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 12/30/2011

Naval Academy professor: A veneer of selectivity

Whistle-blower professor contends the Annapolis service academy’s 7.5-percent admission rate is a sham: the real number, he says, may be over 50 percent.

By Daniel de Vise  |  01:38 PM ET, 12/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Access, Admissions, Rankings | Tags:  U.S. Naval Academy

Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 10/19/2011

Naval Academy prep school: asset or liability?

Roughly two-thirds of those who enter the Naval Academy Preparatory School go on to graduate in Annapolis. Does that bespeak success, or failure?

By Daniel de Vise  |  05:35 PM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Access, Admissions | Tags:  U.S. Naval Academy

Posted at 02:57 PM ET, 04/14/2011

Naval Academy student faces rape charge

The alleged victim is a female midshipman.

By Daniel de Vise  |  02:57 PM ET, 04/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Crime, Administration, Students | Tags:  U.S. Naval Academy

Posted at 06:35 PM ET, 04/08/2011

Naval Academy would lose half its faculty in a shutdown

More than half of faculty at service academy are civilians and would be off the clock in a government shutdown. Military subs are standing by.

By Daniel de Vise  |  06:35 PM ET, 04/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Facilities, Public policy, Public policy | Tags:  U.S. Naval Academy

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 04/01/2011

Twelfth Naval Academy midshipman expelled in ‘spice’ case

A twelfth midshipman has been separated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis for use or possession of synthetic marijuana or “Spice.”

By Daniel de Vise  |  03:25 PM ET, 04/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Crime | Tags:  U.S. Naval Academy, crime

Posted at 07:56 PM ET, 03/13/2011

3 more midshipmen expelled from Naval Academy

They are among 11 accused of using the synthetic marijuana known as ‘spice.’

By Daniel de Vise  |  07:56 PM ET, 03/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  U.S. Naval Academy, student drug use