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Jonathan William Cook, Jr USMMA GRADUATE

Jonathan William Cook, Jr (Clear Lake High Class of 2010) graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Transportation from the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, New York.   Jonathan received a Congressional Appointment from Senator John Cornyn to attend the Academy, whose mission is to educate and train midshipmen for success as US Coast Guard licensed Merchant Marine Officers. The rigorous academic and regimental curriculum requires students to accumulate more than 165 credit hours, both in the classroom and at sea. Upon completion of the program, graduates receive a Bachelor's Degree, a US Coast Guard Mariner's License, and a Commission as an Ensign in the United States Naval Reserve.   "Will" is the son of Jonathan and Jane Cook of Clear Lake and is planning for a career at sea aboard LNG vessels trading worldwide.