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USMMA Operations Status During a Lapse in Funding
In the event of a lapse in appropriations after September 30, 2023, the United States Merchant Marine Academy will remain open for normal operations.

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USMMA Regimental Band to March in Bayside St. Patrick's Day Parade

KINGS POINT, N.Y., March 9, 2023 – On Saturday, March 25th, the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) Regimental Band, “George M. Cohan’s Own,” will march in The Bayside St. Patrick’s Day Parade, in Bayside, Queens.

The Parade, which celebrates Irish culture and heritage, runs along Bell Boulevard from 36th Avenue to 42nd Avenue. The parade steps-off at 1:00 p.m.

Note: USMMA will not be marching in this year’s NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade due to scheduled Academic Leave.

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