CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- U.S. Rep. Shelley Moore Capito will host two "Academy Days" on Sept. 22 and 29. The meetings will give young West Virginians an opportunity to learn about the admissions process to the U.S. service academies. All middle school or high school students, parents, teachers and counselors are invited to attend.
Representatives from the Air Force, Army, Naval, Coast Guard, and Merchant Marine Academies will be in attendance to describe opportunities at the U.S. service academies and answer questions from prospective students and their parents. Also, representatives from local college ROTC programs will answer questions at both events about the ROTC Scholarship.The Academy Days will take place Sept. 22 at South Charleston High School, and Sept. 29 at Hedgesville High School. Both sessions will be from 2 to 4 p.m.