Press Release

Congressman McHenry's Staff To Hold Service Academy Information Session 

Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry's Staff will hold an information session on the United States Service Academies on Monday, November 22nd from 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM at the Hickory District Office located at 1990 Main Avenue SE in Hickory.

The information session will be an opportunity for students and parents interested in the service academies to hear from current US Naval Academy Midshipman Alli Kalinowski. Alli is from Denver and graduated from Lincoln Charter School in 2020. At the Naval Academy, MIDN Kalinowski is majoring in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. She is a member of Midshipman Action Group, Officers of Christian Fellowship, Yoga Club, and Mountaineering Club. As a part of 15th company, she participates in intramural soccer and holds a billet for academics. Upon graduation, MIDN Kalinowski hopes to commission into the Navy as a submarine officer.

Congressman McHenry's staff will also be available to answer questions and provide additional information on the Congressman’s nomination process for the Service Academies.

Parents and students interested in attending Monday's information session should RSVP to 828-327-6100.