2017 North Texas U.S. Service Academies Forum

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    The 2017 North Texas U.S. Service Academies Forum, jointly hosted by Senator John Cornyn and Senator Ted Cruz, as well as Congressman Sam Johnson, Congressman John Ratcliffe, Congressman Joe Barton, Congresswoman Kay Granger, Congressman Kenny Marchant, Congressman Roger Williams, Congressman Michael Burgess, Congressman John Carter, Congressman Pete Sessions and Congressman Marc Veasey, will be held Saturday morning, April 29th in Mansfield, TX. This informational forum will provide interested middle & high school students the opportunity to learn more about our nation's service academies, requirements for admission and the selection process.

    North Texas U.S. Service Academies Forum
    Date
    : Saturday, April 29, 2017
    Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon; Registration opens at 7:30 AM

    Note: This is a “come & stay” event NOT "come & go"!

    Place: Mansfield ISD Center for the Performing Arts
    1110 W. Debbie Lane
    Mansfield, TX 76063

    In addition to staff from congressional offices, representatives from all five academies (U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Coast Guard Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and U.S. Air Force Academy) and current academy cadets and midshipmen will be on hand to answer questions. Also present will be representatives from Air Force, Army, Navy and Marine Corps ROTC. North Texas students, parents and educators will be able to hear from and meet with these representatives on a one-to-one basis to become informed about the excellent possibilities associated with attending these premier educational institutions and the sorts of careers they generate.

    The Forum is free and open to the public; no pre-registration is required. It will be held from 8:00 AM – 12:00 NOON; registration opens at 7:30 AM.

    For more information, please contact:

    Robin Vaughan
    Deputy District Director
    Congressman Michael C. Burgess, M.D. (TX-26)
    2000 S. Stemmons Frwy., Suite 200 | Lake Dallas, TX 75065
    Phone: (940) 497-5031
    Email: robin.vaughan@mail.house.gov
     

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