For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
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3/C Matthew Corinna (R) with MMA Director of Athletics Mike Kelley '99
Mass Maritime continues to lead the way in many of those areas of importance to the education of its cadets and its reputation throughout the Commonwealth and country.
Hero Among Us
On November 6 during the regimental morning formation, Capt. Edward Rozak, vice president of student services and commandment of cadets, presented Matthew Corinna with the Admiral’s Award in recognition of his “meritorious service and lifesaving actions" during an ocean rescue off of Sandwich last July. The highest honor given to a cadet, the citation reads "Cadet Corinna’s bravery and total devotion to the lives of others reflect great credit upon himself and are in keeping with the highest traditions of 4th Company, the Regiment of Cadets and Massachusetts Maritime Academy." Link to original article below.
MMA's Emergency Operations Training Center (EOTC) which serves the Emergency Management Department was recently featured in the November issue of the American School & University Architectural Portfolio. Situated in the Harrington Building, the EOTC provides a teaching and learning environment that simulates real EM operations centers. Special and unusual real world problems addressed include COVID-19.
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