Over at gCaptain, they have a post by David Matsuda on the GMATS closing:

Last month, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy made the decision to close the Global Maritime and Transportation School (GMATS), based on a recommendation from an internal task force.  We want to share with the maritime community why this step was necessary.

Head on over to gCaptain to read the full scoop…