NESA News Archives - The National Eagle Scout Association


Michael Manyak, explorer, author and longtime supporter of Scouting, dies at 73

By: Aaron Derr | 
May 15, 2024
Michael Manyak, a world-renown expert in backcountry medicine, member of The Explorers Club, former National Eagle Scout Association vice president and Distinguished Eagle Scout, has died.
Joe Azzarello

Joe Azzarello Appointed Director of Alumni Relations & Annual Support

By: NESA Staff | 
April 29, 2024
Join us in congratulating Joe Azzarello as he embarks on his new journey as Director of Alumni Relations & Annual Support
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Stay Connected: Participate in the Eagle Scout Directory

By: NESA Staff | 
April 18, 2024
NESA has partnered with Publishing Concepts (PCI) to produce a commemorative Eagle Scout Directory, inviting Eagle Scouts nationwide to participate and update their information. This opportunity allows you to reconnect with fellow Eagle Scouts and celebrate shared adventures.
NAM Logo 2024

How to Get Involved at the 2024 National Annual Meeting (NAM)

By: Trevor Bormann | 
March 26, 2024
Discover how to Get Involved in the 2024 National Annual Meeting (NAM) of the Boy Scouts of America in Orlando, FL. Explore exciting opportunities from NESA and the BSA Alumni Association, including an alumni reception, elective sessions, and the Distinguished Eagle Scout Award Reception.

NASA’s New Astronaut Class Soars with two Eagle Scouts

By: NESA Staff | 
February 28, 2024
NASA introduces its newest Artemis astronaut class, featuring two Eagle Scouts: Jack Hathaway, U.S. Navy Commander, and Christopher L. Williams, Ph.D
Dr. Jeffrey Bozanic, Ph.D.

From Eagle Scout to Diving Luminary: Dr. Bozanic Honored with NOGI Award

By: Mike Walton | 
January 25, 2024
Eagle Scout Dr. Jeffrey Bozanic, Ph.D., receives the prestigious NOGI Award in the Sports/Education category, a diving equivalent to an Oscar®.
Scouts around a campfire.

Eagle Scout Engagement in Scouting as Adults: A Call to a Greater Purpose

By: Mark Frederick, Ph.D. | 
January 25, 2024
A call to be at the forefront of change. How Eagle Scouts returning to Scouting as adults can contribute to developing youth for the future.

NESA Announces Distinguished Service Award Recipients for 2023

January 17, 2024
Meet the five recipients of the 2023 NESA Distinguished Service Award (DSA).
Patriotic Eagle with NESA Logo

2023 NESA Highlights

December 19, 2023
As we approach the holiday season, let us extend a heartfelt thank you for your contributions to Scouting and NESA. Your involvement is crucial, and there is no Scouting without you, no NESA without you.

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