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  • Giving the Gift of Membership

    Chris, You're a professional warrior now, in the 2nd year of at least a 10-year career. This publication will help keep you keep current in your chosen profession with respect to weapons, strategy, tactics, and personnel issues. Knowledge is power. Beat Army! Dad

  • A Commodore to be Missed

    Though the Institute staff has the pleasure of dealing on a daily basis with many outstanding members, authors, and donors, some invariably stand out.  The late Everett “Tuck” Weaver of Winnetka, Illinois, who died in September, is one.  Generous and modest to the extreme,...

  • In Their Own Words – Joseph Callo

    One cannot learn how important our Navy is while watching the nightly news, and that is exactly why the Naval Institute Foundation is so important.  It supports the kind of intellectual exploration of naval and maritime matters that is lacking elsewhere.  The Foundation is not just a...

    Joseph Callo
  • Grateful to Serve

    “Grateful to serve my God and Country in the nuclear Navy. Go Nuke!”

    Alan Park
    United States Navy
  • In His Own Words: Earl F. Rippee

    Over the years, I’ve taken satisfaction in supporting the Naval Institute. I don’t always like what I read in its publications and hear at its seminars, but I am proud to do my part to make sure everyone—no matter how much I disagree with what they say—has a place to air...

    Earl F. Rippee
  • In Their Own Words – Sally McElwreath Callo

    During my [naval] reserve career I came to understand the dedication of my career Navy counterparts and the overarching importance of the U.S. Navy to our past, present and future.  That has translated naturally to support for the Naval Institute Foundation and its support for the rigorous...

    Sally McElwreath Callo
  • Former Prof of Naval Science Sponsors Gift...

    I am confident that the newly commissioned ensigns from Marquette will benefit from membership in the Institute,” Dave says.  “As these young men and women begin their naval careers, I want them to have the same advantages that USNI membership brought me.  The Institute is...

    David Chomeau, a retired St. Louis insurance executive
  • In His Own Words: David J. Gray

    Understanding history sharpens strategic skills and enables us to function on a higher level.  Our bequest will help underwrite conferences, articles, books and lectures at the Institute’s discretion. By including the Naval Institute in my estate plans, my support will continue beyond...

    David J. Gray
  • U of I NROTC Gift Memberships

    Digital-media entrepreneur and author Christopher P. Michel of San Francisco has agreed to underwrite Institute memberships for midshipmen in the NROTC unit at the University of Illinois for the next several years.  A former naval flight officer, Chris received his commission through this...

All Naval Institute Student Membership Donors

College of the Holy Cross

  • VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.)
    Holy Cross Class of '77

George Washington University

  • CAPT Brian T. Smith, USN
  • LT Matthew Hipple, USN

Georgia Institute of Technology

  • MSgt William T. Brockman, USAF (Ret.)
    Georgia Tech Class of '73

Marquette University

  • CAPT Mike Stockreiter, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. David D. Chomeau
  • Mr. R.V. Schermerhorn, Sr.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Mr. Stephen M. Waters
    Harvard Class of '68, M.B.A. ’74

Purdue University

  • LCDR Donald G. Clodfelter, USNR (Ret.)
    Purdue Class of '55

State University of New York Maritime Academy

  • Mr. Donald Brennan
    SUNY Maritime Academy Class of '61

Tuskegee University

  • VADM Kevin P. Green, USN (Ret.)
    Tuskegee Board of Trustees

U.S. Coast Guard Academy

Alpha Company

  • ADM Thad W. Allen, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '71

Bravo Company

  • RADM Cari B. Thomas, USCG
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '84

Charlie Company

  • RADM Charles D. Michel, USCG
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '85

Delta Company

  • ADM James M. Loy, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '64

Echo Company

  • RADM Dale G. Gabel, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '75

Foxtrot Company

  • ADM Robert E. Kramek, USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '61

Golf Company

  • RADM Jeffrey M. Garrett, USCG
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '74

Hotel Company

  • ADM Paul A. Yost, Jr., USCG (Ret.)
    U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of '51

U.S. Naval Academy

6th Company

  • VADM James A. Sagerholm, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of 1952

8th Company

  • Mr. C.W. Richardson
    In honor of his granddaughter USNA Class of '15

11th Company

  • ADM Henry H. Mauz, Jr., USN (Ret.) and members of the 11th Company
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '59

15th Company

  • Dr. J. P. London
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '59

16th Company

  • ADM James G. Stavridis, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '76

17th Company

  • Ms. Mary Ripley
    Daughter of Col John W. Ripley, USMC (Ret.)

19th Company

  • CDR Greg Glaros, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '86

23rd Company

  • VADM Dirk J. Debbink, USNR (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '77

27th Company

  • VADM John M. Bird, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '77

30th Company

  • RADM Daniel R. Bowler, USN (Ret.)
    U.S. Naval Academy Class of '70

University of Illinois

  • Mr. Christopher P. Michel
    University of Illinois Class of '89

University of Michigan

  • CAPT William C. Filkins, USN (Ret.)
    University of Michigan Class of '53

University of Minnesota

  • CAPT Roger E. Ekman, USN (Ret.)
    Minnesota Class of '52

University of North Carolina

  • CAPT Brian T Smith, USN
    UNC Class of '84

University of South Carolina

  • Mr. Thomas C. Deas
    University of South Carolina Class of '72

University of Texas

  • ADM Bobby R. Inman, USN (Ret.)
    University of Texas Class of '50

University of Wisconsin

  • RADM David A. Janes, USNR (Ret.)
    University of Wisconsin Class of ‘59

Villanova University

  • John R. Haines, Esq.
    Villanova Class of '79

Virginia Military Institute

  • VADM Terrence E. "Terry" McKnight, USN (Ret.)
    VMI Class of 1978

Yale University

  • Mr. William O. Lytle, Jr.
    Yale Class of '58

 
 

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2014 U.S. Naval Institute Annual Meeting

Wed, 2014-04-16

U.S. Naval Institute members and supporters are cordially invited to attend the 2014 U.S. Naval Institute Annual Meeting...

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Guest Lecturer

Sat, 2014-04-19

Guest Lecturer

Sat, 2014-04-19

Captain Bernard Cole

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