Houston Natives Visit Prospective Sailors at Prairie View A&M University
Style Magazine Newswire | 4/11/2019, 9:12 a.m.
PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas – (April 10, 2019) Lt. Antoinette Carter (left) of Houston, a medical officer programs recruiter, and Ens. Wesley Norton of Kingwood, Texas, an officer programs recruiter, both assigned to Navy Recruiting District (NRD) Houston, speak with students about careers in America’s Navy at the Willie A. Tempton, Sr. Memorial Student Center on the campus of Prairie View A&M University during Navy Visibility Day. Navy Visibility Day is a Navy Recruiting Command (NRC) proprietary recruitment program built specifically for the purpose of attracting the brightest, diverse college prospects, and showcasing opportunities for both military and civilian careers. Its purpose is the build and sustain strategic networks with universities and colleges while promoting Navy awareness within a diverse and under-represented community. Navy Visibility Day offers a Lean Six Sigma Workshop, Career Expo, Panel Discussion, and the Navy’s Virtual Reality Experience, the NIMITZ. NRC consists of a command headquarters, three navy recruiting regions, 18 Navy recruiting districts and eight Navy talent acquisition groups that serve more than 1,300 recruiting stations across the world. Their combined goal is to attract the highest quality candidates to assure the ongoing success of America’s Navy. Carter is a 2009 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and Norton is a 2017 graduate of Louisiana State University. (U.S. Navy photo by Burrell Parmer, Navy Recruiting District San Antonio/Released)