J. Paul Reason Organization leader

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Joseph Paul Reason (born in Washington, D.C. on 22 March 1941) was Commander in Chief, United States Atlantic Fleet from 1996 to 1999. Earlier in his career, as a commander, he was naval aide to the President of the United States, Jimmy Carter, from December 1976 to June 1979. In 1996, Reason became the first, and to date only African-American officer in the United States Navy to become a four-star admiral. The son of Joseph Reason, a professor of romance languages and director of libraries at Howard University, and his wife, Bernice, a high school teacher of biology, Reason grew up in a multiracial environment, living from 1944 in a home on Girard Street, NE, in Washington, DC. He participated in an integrated Boy Scout Troop and attended McKinley Technology High School, spending a period every summer at a camp on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire. In 1957-58, during his senior year in High School, Reason became interested in the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps, but was not selected although he ranked second out of 300 applicants.

Personal details

Date of birth
March 22nd, 1941
Nationality
United States of America
Ethnicity
African American

Education

1. United States Naval Academy Colleges/University

The United States Naval Academy (also known as USNA, Annapolis, or Navy) is a four-year coeducational federal service academy located in Annapolis, Maryland, United States. Established in 1845 under Secretary of the Navy George Bancroft, it is the second-oldest of the United States' five service academies, and educates officers for commissioning primarily into the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps. The 338-acre (137 ha) campus is located on the former grounds of Fort Severn at the confluence of the Severn River and Chesapeake Bay, approximately 33 miles (53 km) east of Washington, D.C. and 26 miles (42 km) southeast of Baltimore, Maryland. The entire campus is a National Historic Landmark and home to many historic sites, buildings, and monuments.

Endowment
2010. 7.11 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
October 10th, 1845
Headquarters
121 Blake Road, 21402 - Annapolis, Maryland
Undergraduates
2012. 4,536
2010. 4,603
2009. 4,568
Acceptance rate
2012. 6.8 %
2010. 7.0 %
Official web page www.usna.edu
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People attended United States Naval Academy connected by profession and/or age

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2. Nuclear Power School Organization

Nuclear Power School is a technical school operated by the U.S. Navy in Goose Creek, South Carolina to train enlisted sailors, officers, KAPL civilians and Bettis civilians for shipboard nuclear power plant operation and maintenance of surface ships and submarines in the U.S. nuclear navy. The United States Navy currently operates 102 total nuclear power plants including 70 submarines (each with one reactor), 11 aircraft carriers (USS Enterprise has 8 reactors and all others have 2 each), and 4 training/research prototype plants.

Founded
1955
Headquarters
101 NNPTC Cir, 29445 - Goose Creek, South Carolina
Official web page www.netc.navy.mil
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3. Naval Postgraduate School Colleges/University

The Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is an accredited research university operated by the United States Navy. Located in Monterey, California, it grants master's degrees, engineer's degrees and doctoral degrees. The school also offers research fellowship opportunities at the postdoctoral level through the National Research Council research associateship program.

Type Graduate school
Endowment
2009. 2.2 mil. $
Founded
1909
Headquarters
1 University Circle, 93943 - Monterey, California
Postgraduates
2009. 2,196
Official web page www.nps.edu
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People attended Naval Postgraduate School connected by profession and/or age

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4. Howard University Colleges/University

Howard University is a federally chartered, private, coeducational, nonsectarian, historically black university located in Washington, D.C., United States. It has a Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education status of RU/H: Research Universities (high research activity).

Type Private university
Endowment
2013. 514 mil. $
2010. 400 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
March 2nd, 1867
Headquarters
2400 Sixth St NW, 20059 - Washington, D.C., United States of America
Undergraduates
2012. 6,688
2010. 6,932
2009. 6,952
Postgraduates
2012. 3,314
2010. 3,447
Acceptance rate
2014. 35.0 %
2012. 49.3 %
2010. 54.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 21.5 K $
2010. 17.1 K $
Official web page www.howard.edu
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People attended Howard University connected by profession and/or age

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5. Lincoln University Colleges/University

Lincoln University (LU) is the United States' first degree-granting historically black university. It is located near the town of Oxford in southern Chester County, Pennsylvania. The university also hosts a Center for Graduate Studies in the City of Philadelphia. Lincoln University provides undergraduate and graduate coursework to approximately 2,500 students. As former president Dr. Horace Mann Bond noted in his book Education for Freedom: A History of Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, with the college's founding in 1854, "This was the first institution founded anywhere in the world to provide a higher education in the arts and sciences for youth of African descent." The University is a member-school of Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

Type Public university
Endowment
2006. 23 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
April 29th, 1854
Headquarters
1570 Baltimore Pike, 19352 - Chester County, Pennsylvania
Undergraduates
2010. 1,809
2009. 2,035
Postgraduates
2010. 552
Acceptance rate
2010. 36.0 %
2010. 31.0 %
Local tuition
2011. 9.98 K $
2011. 9.06 K $
2010. 8.47 K $
2009. 8.22 K $
2008. 7.98 K $
Official web page www.lincoln.edu
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Notable alumni by career
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People attended Lincoln University connected by profession and/or age

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b. 1937., Writer
b. 1939., Politician
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Military service

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