Military Academy Day planned at University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Military Academy Day planned at University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

April 13th, 2012 by Staff Report in News

Congressman Chuck Fleischmann.

Photo by Doug Strickland/Times Free Press.

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann said he'll host a Military Service Academy Day event Saturday at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

The event is geared at high school students, parents and guidance counselors interested in learning more about the military academies. Representatives from the U.S. Army, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and U.S. Coast Guard are expected to attend, according to a news release from the congressman's office.

The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon in the Chattanooga Rooms of UTC's University Center, the release said.

"I strongly encoura any students considering the service academies to attend Academy Day and learn about these great opportunities," Fleischmann said in the release.