West Point News BLDP Cohort 9 gains valuable education, development to build on their NCO credentials Cadets at the U.S. Military Academy have been learning and cultivating their ability to lead formations and organizations in the U.S. Army for the past 222 years at West Point. Those who are tasked to help teach and nurture them on their journey must also grow in their development to foster future leaders by attaining higher levels of education for themselves.... Public Affairs Archives Press Releases Community Links Submit Story Honoring Cadet Teryon Lowery and the Legacy of Henry O. Flipper The 147-year legacy of Henry O. Flipper echoed through the halls of West Point as cadets, faculty, and staff gathered at the Mess Hall to honor this year's Flipper Award Recipient, Cadet Teryon Lowery, on Feb. 15 at the U.S. Military Academy.... USMA Social Sciences Department hosts annual Security Seminar More than 250 Soldiers, scholars, diplomats and other subject matter experts from around the world participated in the Department of Social Sciences (SOSH) Security Seminar from Feb. 7-8 at the West Point Club Ballroom and Jefferson Hall.... Rice brothers, Army West Point Esports reaching new heights in gaming The video gaming industry is a prosperous business that has evolved from its infancy in the 1970s as a leisure pursuit with enthusiasts to a skyrocketing juggernaut enterprise that offers esports professional team and career options among its most gifted gamers.... Public Affairs Archives Press Releases Community Links Submit Story Academic News West Point Dean unveils Season 2 of “Inside West Point: Ideas that Impact” Podcast The U.S. Military Academy at West Point proudly announces the launch of the second season of its podcast, “Inside West Point: Ideas that Impact.” Brig. Gen. Shane Reeves, the Dean of the Academic Board, will bring listeners along for an exclusive exploration of the academy’s top scholars as they delve into cutting-edge research and pivotal discussions shaping our nation’s future.... West Point faculty receive $900K DURIP award for manufacturing enhancement technology To be effective on the battlefield and during intense training, Soldiers need to have equipment that is strong, durable and lightweight. Now, two faculty members from the U.S. Military Academy’s Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering (CME) will have more resources to advance their research in materials development and manufacturing, leading to the development of lighter, stronger and more resilient materials. ... NEW! Inside West Point Podcast: West Point Dean and Mechanical Engineering Professor Discuss Energy Technology and National Defense During this episode, “Powering the Future: Electrification of the U.S. Army Tactical Fleet,” Dr. Todd Davidson, an assistant professor in the Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering (CME), and Dean of the Academic Board Brig. Gen. Shane Reeves discuss the complexities of electrifying the U.S. Army's tactical fleet. ... Legal experts share insights at West Point to elevate Military Law dynamics Exploring new methodologies in military law regulation entails navigating a terrain of challenges and responsibilities.... Community News West Point commemorates FDR’s 142nd Birthday Amidst the biting chill of a blustery winter's day, U.S. Military Academy Dean of the Academic Board Brig. Gen. Shane Reeves lightened the atmosphere with a jovial remark. Addressing a gathering of nearly 100 individuals, he quipped, “Green grass in January in New York, so that’s something to cheer for,” eliciting laughter that warmed up the assembled group.... West Point/Fall Comrades Half Marathon sign-ups This year’s West Point Half-Marathon/Fallen Comrades Run and one-mile Kids Run race will be held in person on Sunday, March 17. ... Balfour Beatty Communities Foundation accepting applications for the annual scholarship program Applications are now being accepted for the Balfour Beatty Communities Foundation Scholarship Program for the 2024-25 academic year. All residents living in Balfour Beatty Communities housing – including spouses and children – who are pursuing a degree are eligible to apply. ... West Point honors history, inspiration at Black History Month Observance In what was an exciting, vibrant and thought-provoking event, the U.S. Military Academy Equal Opportunity Office proudly hosted the annual Black History Month Observance on Feb. 16 at the West Point Club.... Sports & Entertainment News Peck breaks Army's All-Time Wins Record as Women's Tennis triumphs over Air Force Army West Point women's tennis (8-4) took down service academy rival Air Force (1-5) 4-1 as part of USTA College Match Day on Feb. 17 from Lake Nona, Florida. ... Army Football, Notre Dame to renew rivalry in Shamrock Series Game at Yankee Stadium The Army West Point and the University of Notre Dame football teams will square off this upcoming season on Nov. 23, 2024, at Yankee Stadium, in a home game for Notre Dame.... Army West Point Club Hockey defeats Sacred Heart in OT, takes SECHL playoff championship Sophomore defenseman Chris Tamer scored 2:20 into overtime to give the Army West Point Club Hockey team a 3-2 overtime triumph over Sacred Heart and its third consecutive Super East Collegiate Hockey League (SECHL) playoff championship on Feb. 11 in Little Falls, New Jersey. The victory completed a 2-0 weekend that began with a 7-1 rout of tournament host Montclair State on Feb. 10. ... Men’s basketball wins "Star" Series matchup over Navy, first "Star" since 2020 The Army West Point men's basketball team (8-17, 4-8 PL) was victorious in the annual "Star" Series matchup presented by USAA over the Navy Midshipmen (8-15, 4-8 PL), 69-67, in an overtime thriller at Christl Arena on Feb. 10, Army's first "Star" Series win since 2020, also snapping a four-game losing streak to the Midshipmen since last defeating them Jan. 22, 2022.... Video Highlights West Point: Branch Week 2022 Representatives from more than 17 Army branches were here to provide cadets opportunities to learn more about the branches West Point 2022 Ring Ceremony The Class of 2023 received their rings on Friday during a special ceremony at Trophy Point here at West Point Kenneth Fisher 2022 Sylvanus Thayer Award Recipient the highly distinguished and noteworthy philanthropist Kenneth Fisher will received the 2022 Sylvanus Thayer Award. West Point Simulation Center The United States Military Academy at West Point Simulation Center Superintendent 2022 Superintendent 2022 Parent-Plebe Weekend 2023 Interviews with parents on Parent-Plebe Weekend 2023 West Point Cadet Summer Training 2022 West Point's Cadet Summer Training consists of several training iterations for all class years.