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Navy Nukes getting picked up for College/ROTC in the pipeline

Good weekend! Our son is going through RTC now and will be headed to the Nuke pipeline afterward. We have been told by several people that…

Started by Eric Patterson

4 Jul 2, 2021
Reply by Chris B.

Nukes: How They Got There

There have been two recent publications of biographies of an important figure in the history of nuclear physics.  I offer them as suggested…

Started by Jerome May

1 Mar 29, 2018
Reply by Rocco A Cavallo

Cliff's Notes on Prototype Training

The final phase of the Nuke Pipeline is Prototype. This is where the rubber meets the road, so to speak. This is where all of the stuff you…

Started by Scott Henry

0 Nov 21, 2017

when will my son need to volenteer for subs.

My son is currently half way thru ET A school and is seriously considering subs. When will he need to volunteer? If he dose get excepted do…

Started by andy winkler

7 Sep 28, 2017
Reply by Scott Henry

What will new arrival nukes need?

Wife had mentioned while on Navy moms that newly arriving nukes will need a long list of living supplies. Examples given were sheets, can o…

Started by andy winkler

5 Sep 20, 2017
Reply by Nolan Johnson

The "other" Nuke Rating

There is a good bit of information on this forum about the 3 Nuke ratings and what they do, but there is actually a 4th. The job title is E…

Started by Scott Henry

2 Jul 22, 2017
Reply by Scott Henry

Helpful Hints on Preparation for Nuke School and Making it Through to Graduation

I originally posted this in an older thread related to preparation for NPS. I have done some minor editing and added a couple additional ob…

Started by Scott Henry

1 Jul 17, 2017
Reply by Scott Henry

Sailor having trouble with grades.

My sailor is in phase 2 of nuke school (Prototype is next). He has done well with his grades up until recently. Usually a 3.2 average. The…

Started by Randall W. Adams

13 Jun 28, 2017
Reply by Scott Henry

What can we do to prepare for the NNPTC classroom?

My daughter is scared of failing out during nuke school, so I was wondering what we can do to help her prepare before she heads to basic.  …

Started by Jeff Ciaccio

7 Jun 1, 2017
Reply by Jonathan Cooper

Delayed Entry

Hey there! Hi there! Ho there! My son enlisted in October of last year. He was to report to Great Lakes, tomorrow, April 11th. There was a…

Started by TheMindy Meacham Berry-Hinkley

6 May 23, 2017
Reply by Karl Goetze



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