Coast Guard continues partnership with HBCUs

Written by Lt. Cmdr. Zeita Merchant and Petty Officer 2nd Class Walter Shinn. Every day the Coast Guard successfully completes incredibly diverse missions at home and around the world. The Coast Guard is part of the fabric of the maritime […]

LCDR Zeita Merchant

LCDR Zeita Merchant: A Legend in Diversity

Trailblazer, ambassador, all-star, champion, leader, mentor, scholar, legend – all words used to embody U.S Coast Guard Lieutenant Commander Zeita Merchant. Yesterday, Merchant was recognized for her outstanding achievements and for her support of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) […]

itCG-Infant medevac, world record rescue, Santa Cruz Island grounding, promoting CG careers

Post Written by Bob Hopkins Guardians transported a 54-day-old infant girl from American Samoa who required immediate medical attention. The child was flown on a Coast Guard C-130 based at Air Station Barber’s Point, which was assisted by a Disaster […]

Were you Born Ready? Applicants need apply…

The Coast Guard is a diverse, multi-mission organization with great opportunities for all types of prospective candidates. Our recruiting effectiveness has surpassed the other armed services for the third year in a row and the quality of our candidates is […]