Rear Adm. Sandra Stosz

Coast Guard admiral becomes first woman to lead a U.S. service academy

Today is a significant waypoint not only in Coast Guard history, but in American history. This morning Rear Admiral Sandra Stosz assumed command as the United States Coast Guard Academy’s first woman superintendent. This also makes her the first woman to command any U.S. service academy.


President Obama addresses the Class of 2011

UPDATE: Click here to watch President Barack Obama’s commencement address to the Coast Guard Academy Class of 2011. Post written by Lt. Connie Braesch, U.S. Coast Guard public affairs. Today, President Barack Obama welcomed the Coast Guard’s newest officers into […]