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On October 6, our SNAME group will be going to Nauticus to go through their escape room, the Captain's Challenge. There are ten spots, so if you want to go email Trevor Brady to RSVP. Details below. Date: October 6 Time: Meet @ 7:20 PM Place: Nauticus RSVP: trevor_brady@ymail.com
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The Apprentice School SNAME Student Section August Meeting  On August 16 th , Scott Schubart, Port Manager for Norton Lilly International in Norfolk, Virginia came to The Apprentice School to discuss with the students about his role in the shipping industry. Students learned from Mr. Schubart about the different things a shipping agents are responsible for. Some examples that the students were unaware they were responsible for ranged from scheduling doctors’ appointments for crew members to dealing with customs paperwork. Mr. Schubart had many interesting stories from his 40 year experience working with Norton Lilly and Anders Williams Ship Agency ...
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The 10 th Annual Apprentice School SNAME Boat Design competition took place at The Mariners’ Museum in the heavy winds on Saturday May 6.  The four finalists in this year’s competition were Barracuda (Advanced Technology Center), Nauti Buoys (West Springfield High School), Operation Overboard (Jamestown High School), and Pay-Day (Poquoson High School).  We had a new team this year in the race day event - it was West Springfield’s first time as a finalist.    This year’s competition had the high school students design landing craft for an invasion at the Lion’s Bridge!  This year’s competition was very close and Barracuda with its 46 “jeeps” and 192 ...
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Upcoming Events

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SNAME Winter Social 4:30 PM, December 19, 2016 Park Lane Tavern 4200 Kilgore Avenue, Hampton, VA Section provides appetizers Members and interested apprentices are invited! RSVP (yes/no) to Tyler.L.Sutton@hii-nns.com SNAME Hockey Night @ Norfolk Admirals 7:30 PM, January 27, 2017 Norfolk Scope 201 E Brambleton Avenue, Norfolk, VA Section covers member tickets Friends, family, and interested apprentices are welcome! Cost for guests TBD SNAME Monthly Meeting Speaker: Donald Blount Topic: Destriero Story 4:30 PM, February 15, 2017 The Apprentice School Classroom TBD Dinner will be provided ...
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Recap of Recent Events

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The Apprentice School Student Section of SNAME has had multiple outings this year, here's a recap of the last few notable events; Apprentices Chris Boone and Tim Mills and recent PDP graduate Jarrod Griffith presented an overview of The Apprentice Schools SNAME Boat Design Competition to the Hampton Roads SNAME section at their monthly meeting on Monday, May 23rd. These three updated the parent section on the current status of the competition and the shipbuilding-related STEM outreach this competition provides the community. All in attendance stated what a wonderful job they did with their presentation! Dat Luong, Al Melton, and Jennifer Ryan attended ...
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