The mission of the United States Merchant Marine Academy Parents' Association is to promote and support the Academy, its goals, programs and objectives, its Regiment of Midshipmen, faculty, staff and alumni. The Association will serve as a support organization for Plebe Candidates, their families and all Midshipmen and their families during their years at the Academy.
Minutes from the March '15 meeting
Click Here to read the minutes from our last regular meeting. The speakers were Jim Tobin from the Alumni Association and Foundation and, an unexpected guest, Brian Blower from MARAD. There was a lively Q&A which you may find interesting, all detailed in the minutes.
Membership Form and Handout
Click here to download our 2015-2016 Membership Form. It also contains a flyer explaining what we do and welcoming new members.
Welcome Aboard BBQ
Minutes from the February 2015 meeting can be found HERE, including a midshipmen sea year panel discussion.
***** NEW latest sea year guide *****
The updated Sea Year Guide, Revision 5, Dated May 2014 can be found here. This is more up to date than the one on the academy website.
January 2015 Meeting Minutes
Minutes from November 2014 meeting
Minutes from the November 2014 meeting are now posted. Click HERE.
September Meeting Minutes (9-25-14)
CLICK HERE Dean Kumar was the guest speaker
- Aug 8-9 – Weekend
- Sept 5-7 - Parents Weekend
- Sept 12 – Games vs Coast Guard Academy
- Sept 26 - Homecoming
Meeting Minutes Aug 21, 2014
Midshipmen panel explain the regimental system. Minutes can be found here
Meeting Feb. 20, 2014 - Sea Year Panel
Click here to read minutes of Meeting on Feb. 20, 2014 - Midshipmen Sea Panel.