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North student to enter Naval Academy program

David Scherer, a student at Westerville North High School, will participate in the 2013 U.S. Naval Academy Summer Seminar program.

The U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) invited approximately 2,550 young men and women from around the nation and abroad to attend the Naval Academy Summer Seminar program this year. Summer Seminar helps educate, motivate and prepare selected students who are considering applying for admission to USNA.

Each student will attend a six-day session and experience a glimpse of USNA life. Students will participate in daily physical training, attend workshops on technology, naval architecture, oceanography and more and participate in seamanship and navigation classes.

Participants will also take a cruise aboard a Navy Yard Patrol Craft.