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  • Alvey earns Clark Innovation Award

    Photo by Michelle Eberhart/PV

    Superintendent Lt. Gen. Robert L. Caslen Jr. presented the Scott R. Clark (USMA 1985) Innovation for Soldiers Award to Class of 2017 Cadet Eugene Alvey and his faculty advisor, Maj. David McCarthy, May 11. The award is given to a cadet project that is showcased on Projects Day and best demonstrates an innovative approach to solving a problem of direct application to the Soldier and to the Army.

    The donor states, “This gift is to encourage cadets to demonstrate for Soldiers, innovations that can benefit Soldiers.” Each academic department has the opportunity to nominate projects to compete for the award. Alvey’s project, “The Alvey Combat Ball,” is a 3-D prototype of a camera ball with a 360-degree view. It is meant for room clearance and enables Soldiers to throw the ball into a room and receive a wireless and instant live video feed sent straight to their mobile device. Read More



Sports

  • Kim tied for 38th after Round 2 at NCAAs

    Army West Point golfer senior Peter Kim finished tied for 38th place after two of three rounds at the NCAA Regionals Tuesday in West Lafayette, Ind.  Photo courtesy of Army Athletic Communications

    Senior Peter Kim from the Army West Point Men’s Golf team completed the second day of the NCAA Regionals tied for 38th on Tuesday in West Lafayette, Indiana.

    Kim finished the day going three-over-par to bring his total score to 150 (+6).

    In the front nine, Kim increased his total number of strokes by three after finding trouble on the fifth and ninth holes.

    On the back nine, he fought to bring the score back down by going even.

    Kim held a score card of 75 (+3) to finish the first round Monday.

    The top five teams and the top individual all advance to the NCAA Championships in Sugar Grove, Illinois, hosted by Northern Illinois.

    Currently the top five teams are No. Read More



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