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Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor

Cherin C. Poovey (P '08)


Once a cheerleader for the Deacs and now a champion for support of Navy families, Joette Horton Seniff ('90) receives rare civilian honor for her public service.

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From the Ground Up

From the Ground Up

Joy Goodwin ('95), Guest Contributor


From Iraq to Arlington National Cemetery, Archaeologist Sonny Trimble ('74) is known for getting things done. He has spent his career studying the science of humans, ever in search of history and what remains.

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Women in combat?

Women in combat?

Cherin C. Poovey (P '08)


When Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Pat Foote (’52, LL.D ’89) heard the news, she sat back and said, “Well how about that. I’ve only been fighting for this for 52 years.”

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