The good news is that you have a nomination. But now you wait! . . . So what should an Academy nominee do during the time from about January until March or April? In short, 'just keep rowing' (or, as Coach P. J. Fleck would tell you, "row the boat"). Between the winter weather and the re-start of school, you have plenty of reasons to be a bit depressed and unsure of what to do as you wait on the 'word' about your potential USAFA, USMA or USNA appointment. 'Just keep rowing'