You and all concerned consistently
do good work with CURRENTS!
Phelps Hobart, Vice
Pacific Central Region,
From: Webster, Doug
Sent: Saturday, May 30, 2009 1:08
Subject: June '09 CURRENTS Now Posted Online
The June, 2009
issue of CURRENTS is now posted on the Cal Maritime website via a hotlink from
the homepage (www.csum.edu) or directly
CURRENTS now features hotlinks. Click on an article title on the
front page and go directly to the article itself.
2009 Commencement 157 cadets walked across the
stage to receive their diplomas at the 2009 Commencement ceremonies. Adm.
Robert Kramek, former head of the U.S. Coast Guard was the keynote speaker and
recipient of an Honorary Degree for his contributions to the maritime community.
2009 Training Voyage Training Ship Golden Bear set sail the morning
after Commencement for her 2009 training voyage. The first day saw an
intense series of training exercises and drills on the waters of San Francisco
Bay, including visits to the ports of Richmond, Oakland and San Francisco.
This years voyage will make calls on the West Coast of the Americas.
Cal Maritimes 80th Anniversary: June of 1929 was the date
legislation was signed creating the California Nautical School, todays
California Maritime Academy.
Studying Caspian Terns: A fascinating research study into the
lives of these interesting birds is taking place on the waters of San Francisco
Bay, aided in part by new technology installed on the Cal Maritime Pier.
Legislative Aides Visit Campus: Representatives from the offices
of Congressman George Miller and state legislators Noreen Evans and Patricia
Wiggins visited campus recently to see the new Simulation Center and learn more
about maritime piracy issues.
That and more in this latest issue, including the campus
Director of Public Relations
The California Maritime
200 Maritime Academy Drive
at csum dot edu