Doris and Mike McConnell are proud to announce the graduation of their daughter, Megan McConnell, from the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y.

Megan graduated May 26, 2007, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering with an aviation emphasis. Upon graduation, Megan was commissioned a second lieutenant in the United States Army.

While at West Point, Megan’s accomplishments included eight consecutive semesters on the Dean’s List; three years on the women’s crew team; and participation in the annual Sandhurst military skills competition. Megan is also a designated Army parachutist.

Megan’s first active duty assignment is at Fort Rucker, Ala., where she will enter Army Aviation training in the fall of 2007 with the goal of earning her wings as an Army aviator.

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