UNITED STATES NAVAL ACADEMY GRADUATE SELECTED AS NAVY PILOT
U.S. Navy Ensign Alec H. Eiber of Albertson, NY, son of Edna and Bruce, graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD on May 22, 2015 and was commissioned as an Officer in the U.S. Navy. Ens. Eiber successfully completed four years of intensive academic, physical, and professional training, resulting in a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Economics. Ens. Eiber was named to the Dean’s List, selected as 18 Company Platoon Commander and elected President of the USNA Jewish Midshipman Club (JMC). He was also named to the USNA Commandant's List.
As a graduate of the Naval Academy, Ens. Eiber completed a four-year, total immersion program where a strong, balanced academic program, focused on the educational needs of the Navy and Marine Corps, is superimposed on a strict, professional military training environment emphasizing the development of leadership skills. Ens. Eiber was selected into the United States Navy Pilot Warfare Community and following graduation, he has been assigned to US Navy Pilot training at the Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida.
Considered one of the top educational institutions in the country, the U.S. Naval Academy was founded in 1845 and has graduated more than 60,000 men and women as Naval and Marine Corps Officers. Its graduates include 4,000 Admirals and Generals, one President, 200 members of Congress, three Governors, 73 Medal of Honor winners, one Nobel Prize winner, and 40 Astronauts.
The Naval Academy currently has more than 4,000 students who comprise the Brigade of Midshipmen and who come from every state in the union.
Ens. Eiber is a 2010 graduate of The Schechter School of Long Island, Williston Park, New York.