OREGON — Steve and Kym Kenney, Oregon, announce the graduation of their son, Colby Kenney, from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA), Kings Point, New York, on June 18, 2012. The congressionally-nominated graduated received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Logistics and Intermodal Transportation and his government-issued merchant marine officer license.
Captain Mark Kelly, Class of ‘86 and a former NASA astronaut, gave the Class of 2012 commencement address before a crowd of more than 2,000 graduates, family members and representatives from the federal government, Armed Forces and maritime industry. His wife, Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, was also present.
Highlights of the ceremony may be seen at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZZiOGAezHOo.