Thursday, February 17, 2011

LTJG Deneen Goes back to School

OJAI, Ca- On February 14th, USCGC SHERMAN Deck Watch Officer LTJG Peter Deneen returned to his hometown to speak to Nordhoff High School students. The 2005 student-athlete graduate spoke to four Government and US History classes about maritime law, the Coast Guard's role in the executive branch, the Coast Guard Academy, and shared adventures from deployments in the Eastern Pacific and Bering Sea. The Valentine's Day visit was part of a robust Partners in Education program drive this winter by SHERMAN's Human Relations Council.

SHERMAN Hosts Troop's Rain Gutter Regatta

Ensign Cale Cooper (left) and Lt. j.g. Zach Brown, both from the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman, race cub scout created sail boats during the annual cub scout rain gutter regatta held aboard the Sherman Saturday, Feb. 12,2011. The Coast Guard is a proud supporter of youth groups such as Boy Scouts of America, Sea Scouts, Sea Cadets and ROTC programs. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Levi Read.

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Advancements for January!

Congratulations to GM1 Robert Taylor, GM3 Luke Milyard, FA Emily Mooney, and SN Garrett Davis who advanced to GMC, GM2, FN, and SN respectively. GM2 Milyard was able to advance the same day as his fiance which was done on the SHERMAN flight deck.