In Jan 2015, the West Point Civil and Military Engineering club, led by COL Steve Hill (USA Ret.) of the NY-NJ Port Authority, toured the new state-of-the-art transportation hub onsite known as The Oculus.
From 2-4 April, the Combating Terrorism Center took 17 cadets to Washington D.C. and met with a number of key leaders in the State Department, including the Combating Terrorism Deputy Coordinator, Mark Thompson.
On 10 April, civil engineering cadets in CE371 Soil Mechanics and Foundation Design, boarded a Circle Line Cruise boat in New York City and toured the Tappan Zee Bridge construction site.
Army Sailing Defeats Navy at Spirit Rider Regatta - CPT (P) Matty Haith accompanied the Army Sailing Team to Long Island to compete; Army has beaten Navy over the past four years.
On 14 April 2015, CDTs Conor Haaser, Chris Kolster, Connor McLeod, and Matt Shinkwin worked on their MS496 Capstone at Range 5, testing their latest prototype suppressor for the M249.
On 4 May 2015, USMA cadet teams won four of the five prizes including first place at the 2015 Soldier Design Competition at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, co-sponsored by the Institute for Soldier Nano-technology and the USMA Center for Innovation and Engineering.
CDTs Jorge Figueroa-Cecco, Scott Horras, Colin Hwang, Luke Miller, and Will Viana from CS485-Parallel Computing with Dr. Suzanne J. Matthews, visiting the Army Research Center and the original Cray-2 supercomputer, the fastest machine in the world when it debuted in 1985.
On 8 April, cadets from MS300 and MS200 conducted an operations order briefing using the Augmented Reality Sandtable (ARES) in the Engineering Psychology Labs.