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April is recognized as the U.S. Army's Sexual Harassment and Response Prevention month.

Congratulations to Cadet Theresa Hinman, #USMA Class of 2018, for winning a 2018 Vice President Joe Biden Courage Award. The award honors student heroes who have stepped in to stop sexual assault.

"I am passionate about preventing sexual assault because I have listened to the stories of so many survivors who continue to need our support... Everyone can play a role in preventing sexual assault."

Cadet Hinman, from Troy, Michigan, will commission into the #USArmy in May as an #AdjutantGeneral officer.

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The Army West Point Team Handball Men's and Women's teams host the 2018 USA Team Handball National Collegiate Championships April 20-22.

The Army West Point Women's Black squad advanced to the finals by defeating the Army West Point Women's Gold squad. The Black squad will face Penn State in the championships, while the Gold squad meets North Carolina for third place.

In the men's bracket, both the Army West Point squads (Black and Gold) advanced to the semifinals to face each other tomorrow.

To see results of the tournament, visit http://teamhandballnews.com. To see tournament photos, visit https://www.flickr.com/photos/west_point/albums/72157694137749311.

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The 2018 Mission Command Conference examined the challenges and opportunities of mission command from the NCO and junior officer perspective. This year #USMA firsties were joined by 102 of their peers from U.S. Army Cadet Command (ROTC).

Junior officers and NCOs from seven U.S. Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) divisions also participated in the conference to give cadets an inside look on what to expect after graduation.

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"I want to do a job and I want to do it well. It doesn't matter that I'm a female" - #USMA Class of 2018 Cadet Taylor England

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Army-Navy Baseball tonight at Fenway Park, home of the Boston Red Sox. The star ⭐️ is on the line. #GoArmy!

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The #USArmy Office of the Chief of Public Affairs announced the 2017 Keith L. Ware communications award earlier this week.

We are proud to announce that our very own #USMA Visual Information team was awarded Honorable Mention for their Long-Form Production Video:

Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr.- "Destined to Lead," a mini-documentary which delves into the life and resiliency of a distinguished U.S. Army and United States Air Force leader.

Congratulations to the team for this fantastic accomplishment!

Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr.- "Destined to Lead": Keith L. Ware Long-Form Production Video Honorable Mention Award Recipient

The #USArmy Office of the Chief of Public Affairs announced the 2017 Keith L. Ware communications award earlier this week. We are proud to announce that our very own #USMA Visual Information team was awarded Honorable Mention for their Long-Form Production Video: Gen. Benjamin O. Davis Jr.- "Destined to Lead," a mini-documentary which delves into the life and resiliency of a distinguished U.S. Army and United States Air Force leader.Congratulations to the team for this fantastic accomplishment!

Posted by West Point - The U.S. Military Academy on Friday, April 20, 2018

Soldier Design Competition 2018

Soldier Design Competition 2018

Soldier Design Competition 2018

Posted by West Point - The U.S. Military Academy on Thursday, April 19, 2018

#ThrowBackThursday: Here is some exclusive footage from this year's #Sandhurst2018 Competition! #TBT U.S. Army U.S. Army Cadet Command (ROTC) US Air Force Academy (Official)

#ThrowBackThursday: Here is some exclusive footage from this year's #Sandhurst2018 Competition! #TBT U.S. Army U.S. Army Cadet Command (ROTC) US Air Force Academy (Official)

Posted by West Point - The U.S. Military Academy on Thursday, April 19, 2018

#USMA cadets spend the entire year working on capstone projects for #ProjectsDay2018. TONIGHT, you'll have the opportunity to see some presentations in action during our Facebook LIVE Soldier Design Competition. Tune in tonight at 7:30 p.m. EST to see the future of the #USArmy. #Innovation #Modernization #OutsmartNavy

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Rest In Peace, Mrs. Bush.

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The #USArmy Office of the Chief of Public Affairs announced the 2017 Keith L. Ware communications award yesterday. Congratulations to this year's winners!

The Academy collaboration "Sing Second" produced by 2nd Lt. Austin Lachance was awarded first place for Short-Form Production Video.

Congratulations to 2nd Lt. Lachance and all the #USMA organizations that contributed to this production:
- West Point Band
- West Point Glee Club
- Army West Point Athletics
- Cadet Media Group
- Cadet Chapel
- Office of the Cadet Hostess
- Visual Information

#GoArmy!

Sing Second: Keith L. Ware Short-Form Production Video First Place Recipient

The #USArmy Office of the Chief of Public Affairs announced the 2017 Keith L. Ware communications award yesterday. Congratulations to this year's winners!The Academy collaboration "Sing Second" produced by 2nd Lt. Austin Lachance was awarded first place for Short-Form Production Video.Congratulations to 2nd Lt. Lachance and all the #USMA organizations that contributed to this production:- West Point Band- West Point Glee Club- Army West Point Athletics- Cadet Media Group- Cadet Chapel- Office of the Cadet Hostess- Visual Information#GoArmy!

Posted by West Point - The U.S. Military Academy on Wednesday, April 18, 2018

The Cadets Against Sexual Harrassment and Assault (CASHA) committee were awarded the One Love Foundation Unsung Hero Award for their contribution to promoting healthy relationships.

One Love is a national foundation committed to ending relationship abuse.

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U.S. Army Capt. Hamid Nasir, #USMA '13, has been awarded a fellowship from The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans program. Nasir's award will support work toward a juris doctor degree at Georgetown Law School. To learn more visit https://www.pdsoros.org/meet-the-fellows.

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For all you @Jeopardy! fans, West Point is going to be a clue tonight. Tune in to watch! Check your local listing.

Couldn't find yourself in the 282 photos of #Sandhurst2018 that we've already posted? No worries, here are 276 more...

Congratulations to all of the winners, including US Air Force Academy (Official) Cadet Long for winning the Surdyke Leadership Award!

"It teaches you to excel with excellence in everything you do," Lt. Gen. Robert L. Caslen Jr., #USMA superintendent, said of #Sandhurst2018. "It also teaches you the mental and physical toughness, the relentlessness and the discipline that's necessary to work as a team to accomplish the mission."

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Gen. Robert B. "Abe" Abrams, commading general of the FORSCOM joined #USMA cadets for the "USMA Leader Professional Development Series" on Officership.

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#Sandhurst2018 was about grit, rigor and the will to WIN. The final results are in!

Congratulations to the US Air Force Academy (Official) for winning the 50th Annual Sandhurst competition.

The competition was fierce and the scores were close. Runners up (in order) include: Canada, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst - Red, University of North Georgia, and West Point (USCC) - Gold

Check out this inside look at #SANDHURST2018: The premier international military skills competition at #USMA

Stay tuned for more results!

Sandhurst 2018

#Sandhurst2018 was about grit, rigor and the will to WIN. The final results are in!Congratulations to the US Air Force Academy (Official) for winning the 50th Annual Sandhurst competition. The competition was fierce and the scores were close. Runners up (in order) include: Canada, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst - Red, University of North Georgia, and West Point (USCC) - GoldCheck out this inside look at #SANDHURST2018: The premier international military skills competition at #USMAStay tuned for more results!

Posted by West Point - The U.S. Military Academy on Saturday, April 14, 2018

Secretary of the Army Mark T. Esper came to #USMA today during #Sandhurst2018 to watch #WestPoint, U.S. Army Cadet Command (ROTC), and international teams compete in the world's premier military skills competition!

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It is Day 2 of the #Sandhurst2018 competition and competitors had an early start.

The competition is tight. Stay tuned throughout the day for updates.

Represent! Who is your team?

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Day 1 of #Sandhurst2018 is complete! For photos of today's competition, visit our Flickr page and stay tuned tomorrow for more updates!

Four #usma teams - C1, F1, G3 & D4. #Sandhurst2018

Four #usma teams - C1, F1, G3 & D4. #Sandhurst2018

Posted by West Point - The U.S. Military Academy on Friday, April 13, 2018

More from #Sandhurst2018

More from #Sandhurst2018

Posted by West Point - The U.S. Military Academy on Friday, April 13, 2018