Cadre members of the Coast Guard Academy Class of 2026 await reporting swabs during Day One at the Academy, New London, July 1st 2024. Day One marks the official start of the Coast Guard Academy Cadet program, a 200 week journey towards a commission as an officer. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by David Lau)

Photo by: David Lau |  VIRIN: 240701-G-TW079-6487.JPG