Rawhani is nominated for the U.S. Naval Academy
Petersburg High School senior Mizani Rawhani was nominated for appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy by Congressman Don Young, Senator Lisa Murkowski and Senator Mark Begich.
Each member of Congress can have five constituents attending the Naval Academy at any time. When one member leaves the Academy, a vacancy is created.
“The Navy really caught my attention when the different military branches sent representatives to the school,” Rawhani said. “I have always thought I would love to fly but getting into the Academy seemed really hard. I considered just enlisting, but my dad told me t...