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  1. NavyHoops replied to the thread Sponsor Program.

    Capt MJ is making me envious. A great Annapolis Saturday. I just made plans for a trip to an adjacent state to visit two of my closest...

    Aug 24, 2019 at 10:42 AM
  2. NavyHoops liked Capt MJ's post in the thread Sponsor Program.

    A perfect Annapolis weekend day has begun: - Weather is sunny, pleasant, low humidity. - Rolled out with the boxers for a 0600 walk...

    Aug 24, 2019 at 10:39 AM
  3. NavyHoops replied to the thread CVW - Its happening!.

    I wouldn’t read anything into it. Probably means you are on the line and they think you could help yourself by improving. Enjoy the CVW.

    Aug 22, 2019 at 5:24 PM
  4. NavyHoops replied to the thread How are plebes ranked within companies?.

    Usually the Company Officer will review or do their own, but if they are completely off, that speaks volumes of one side or the other....

    Aug 21, 2019 at 8:57 PM
  5. NavyHoops replied to the thread Holy Shnikies!.

    Firsties have a lot more liberty than the other classes. I am sure your daughter knows, but guessing she will be on weekend pretty much...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 8:54 PM
  6. NavyHoops replied to the thread Holy Shnikies!.

    VGEPers have a lot of autonomy. It’s why they also have to have high conduct, PRT and other scores, besides GPA. USNA has to trust them....

    Aug 21, 2019 at 7:28 PM
  7. NavyHoops replied to the thread How are plebes ranked within companies?.

    Honestly Plebe Summer rankings already don’t mean anything as they are in the academic year now. Plebes that thrived during Plebe Summer...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 6:18 PM
  8. NavyHoops liked kinnem's post in the thread Swearing In.

    You'll be sworn in again when commissioning. If the folks don't come for one reason or another, the swearing in at commissioning is far...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:39 PM
  9. NavyHoops liked kinnem's post in the thread Enlisting in Army.

    Don't just discus this with a recruiter who has a quota to meet. Contact the ROO at one of the units you plan to join and discuss this...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:13 AM
  10. NavyHoops liked shock-n-awe's post in the thread Enlisting in Army.

    So you would be in ROTC and National Guard in the SMP program as plan B for commissioning. That’s not a bad backup, but you do have to...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 10:13 AM
  11. NavyHoops liked THParent's post in the thread Enlisting in Army.

    Exactly. That's being enlisted, in the National Guard. That is not training for four years in the ROTC, graduating with a Bachelor's...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:02 AM
  12. NavyHoops liked USMA 1994's post in the thread Split Opt or Teaching.

    Please make sure that you have considered completing your enlisted contract as an enlisted soldier. The odds of anyone gaining an...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:02 AM
  13. NavyHoops liked justdoit19's post in the thread Split Opt or Teaching.

    If you enlist, what happens if you don’t receive an appointment? Just be prepared for the outcomes of your decisions, even ones that...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:02 AM
  14. NavyHoops liked USMCGrunt's post in the thread How important is my Liaison Officer.

    @talltrees: it is unlikely your liason officer blocked you. As a long-time Sales Manager, let me suggest that there are more ways to...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 9:01 AM
  15. NavyHoops replied to the thread Enlisting in Army.

    I think you need to spend some time looking at old Army ROTC threads. I am no expert on those options. But what a recruiter is telling...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 7:24 AM