ROKN Law Symposium
Lt. Cmdr. Jonathan Flynn, International and Operational Law Division, and Cmdr. Sarah Stancati, United States Forces Korea (USFK) joined approximately 100 legal representatives from the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy, United States Pacific Command, USFK, UK Royal Navy, the Australian Royal Navy, International Committee of the Red Cross, and ROK civilian personnel at the ROK Maritime Security Law Symposium in Seoul, Korea. On the first day Flynn presented on the law of maritime operational zones, including issues surrounding the Northern Limit Line, followed by a robust panel discussion with Stancati, ROK professor from Inha University, and multiple ROK Navy judge advocates.
JFK 50 Mile Ultra
Team "Sail Fast, For I go into Harm's Way" pose for a photo after completing the JFK 50 Mile Ultra. The JFK 50 was first created by President Kennedy as a way to inspire military personnel to greater physical fitness achievements. What once was a challenge march of 50 miles turned into the country's oldest ultra-marathon. Each participant had to complete the 50 mile race in less than 13 hours. The entire team finished well under the allotted time. From left, Capt. Paul LeBlanc, Lt. Richard Andrews, Lt. Cmdr. Jon Taylor, Lt. Jacob Meusch, Lt. Cmdr. Tom Eaton, Mrs. Meusch, Cmdr. Angela Tang.
Officer Development School
JAG Corps accessions pose for a photo after graduating from Navy Officer Development School (ODS) Class 17010, Nov. 18 in Newport, RI. Following successful completion of ODS, graduates are trained in the fundamentals of military law during the 10-week Basic Lawyer Course at Naval Justice School.