Class of ’17 R Day — 1 July 2013

The United States Military Academy Reception Day (R Day) for the Class of 2017 will occur on Monday, 1 July, 2013. Following R Day on Monday July 1, 2013 comes Acceptance Day (A Day), another special day at West Point is Saturday, August 17, 2013. More details will be posted during the summer. The calendar[…]

Corps values: Life at West Point in 1936

Photos published in the second issue of Life magazine — a 10-cent issue with a cover date of Nov. 30, 1936 — reveal life inside the West Point military academy. See Life.com for tons of other great pictures. In Grant Reception Hall parents chat with their soldier sons till bugles sound dress parade, West Point,[…]