Coast Guard Academy Commencement

One Hundred Thirty Third Commencement Exercises at the United States Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., Wednesday, May 21, 2014. 214 cadets graduated with 209 of them becoming ensigns in the coast guard and five international cadets joining their own country's maritime service. Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security assumed command of the coast guard during a ceremony at the start of the exercises and delivered the commencement address to the cadets.