Graduates of the Naval Postgraduate School are true leaders, with an opportunity to impact the world around them every day. The university proudly recognizes the accomplishments of its graduates through two dedicated programs ... the NPS Hall of Fame, and NPS Distinguished Alumni program.
The NPS Hall of Fame recognizes the accomplishments of NPS' most distinguished alumni and friends who, through the attainment of positions at the highest levels of public service, have made the greatest contributions to society, their nations and to the Naval Postgraduate School.
Our most recent inductees to the NPS Hall of Fame are:
Inducted June 15, 2018
A gifted and dynamic leader, Vice Admiral Tighe has been a driving force in the development and use of information as a warfighting capability at the tactical, operational and strategic level throughout her career.
Inducted April 27, 2017
Dr. Jack R. Borsting served the Naval Postgraduate School in several capacities over his distinguished career in academia and federal service. Dr. Borsting joined the faculty of NPS’ Department of Operations Research in 1959, where he remained for 15 years before becoming university Provost in 1974
View the complete list of NPS Hall of Fame members.
The NPS Distinguished Alumni Award Program recognizes an alumnus/alumna of the Naval Postgraduate School who has made a distinguished contribution to a branch of learning associated with national security, has rendered distinguished service to some aspect of national security, or has made a distinguished professional achievement which reflects great credit on the recipient and NPS.
Our most recent Distinguished Alumni Award winners are:
- VADM P. Gardner Howe III, USN (Presented Sept. 21, 2018)
- ADM Robert J. Natter, USN (Ret) (Presented Aug. 21, 2018)
- VADM Marcelo Barreto Rodrigues, Brazilian Navy (Presented Aug. 9, 2018)
- RDML Jesse A. Wilson Jr., USN (Presented June 19, 2018)
- LTG Eric P. Wendt, USA (Presented May 31, 2018)
View the complete list of NPS Distinguished Alumni Award winners.
Alumni In the News
A Stafford County business owner has been chosen as the University of Mary Washington’s 2018 Veteran Entrepreneur of the Year.
Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory (NSMRL) held a change of command ceremony topside of the world’s first nuclear submarine USS Nautilus (SSN-571) at the Submarine Force Library and Museum, Naval Submarine Base New London, Aug. 6.
NORFOLK, Va. (Aug. 17, 2018) - Lt. Cmdr. Jon Wende, Navy Cyber Defense Operations Command, communications and information systems department head, renews his wedding vows with his wife, Ana, during his retirement ceremony onboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. - A Battle Creek native is expected to be the city's new fire chief. City Manager Rebecca Fleury said Wednesday she has selected Brian Sturdivant, the deputy chief of Petersburg, Virginia, and made him a conditional offer to succeed Dave Schmaltz, who resigned in April.
The City of Corona is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Young as the City’s new Fire Chief, effective August 10, 2018. Chief Young joins Corona with twenty-eight (28) years of fire service with the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA).
EGLIN AFB — Eight years ago, the Army’s 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) moved from Fort Bragg, North Carolina, to Eglin Air Force Base, bringing a major unit from another branch of the military service into what for years had been an Air Force-centered community.
A former San Mateo career policeman will become the next manager of San Mateo County, the Board of Supervisors announced yesterday (July 5).
The Alumni Association Is Here!
It’s official! The NPS Foundation is now partnering with the Naval Postgraduate School to revitalize the alumni association. Under the umbrella of the foundation, the alumni association will go live in January 2019. Check it out!
- Student Clubs and Organizations
- Alumni Memberships
- NPS Research Support
- NPS Foundation Events
- Student/Faculty Awards
- Alumni Transcrips (Graduates form 1988-Present)
- Legacy Alumni Transcripts (Graduates from 1987-Prior)
- Current Student Transcripts
- Attendance and Degree Verification
- Diploma/Certificate Request
IT'S OFFICIAL!! Our partners at the @npsfoundation are revitalizing the NPS Alumni Association, providing countless opportunities for our grads to reconnect with fellow alumni and the university. Check it out!! https://t.co/OaIuSgfJAN pic.twitter.com/EtiZD3wOKo— NPS Monterey (@NPS_Monterey) November 19, 2018