Social Media When Traveling

For everyone who is traveling this summer, please find below a useful infographic on social media best practices.

 

Canada’s New Astronauts

Congratulations to both Dr. Jennifer Sidey and LCol Joshua Kutryk for being selected as Canada’s two new astronauts ! Both are extremely qualified and we wish them the best in all their future endeavors.
On a side note, LCol Joshua Kutryk used to be an air cadet and was part of 341 Mundare (Alberta) and 551 Whitehorse Lions (YT) squadrons.

Jazz Scholarships Deadline

This is a reminder that there is still time to apply for the Jazz scholarships. The two scholarships that will be awarded for the first time in 2017 are:

  1. The Jazz Aviation Pathway Award for Professionalism. Awarded to a full-time student accepted and enrolled in a Jazz APP-affiliated aviation program for outstanding contributions to safety, leadership and professionalism. The Award consists of a $3000 scholarship to one of the Jazz App programs.
  1. The Jazz Aviation Pathway Award for Professionalism and Diversity. Awarded to a full-time student accepted and enrolled in a Jazz APP-affiliated aviation program who has self-identified as Aboriginal, a person with a disability, a visible minority, or female; for outstanding contributions to safety, leadership and professionalism. The Award consists of a $3000 scholarship to one of the Jazz APP programs.

Air cadets have until June 30, 2017 to send us their application. For all the details, visit http://aircadetleague.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/ACC65-Jazz-Scholaships_Feb2017.pdf.

Work Opportunity

The Air Cadet League of Canada is hiring! We are looking for a summer student to join us as an Administrative Assistant from June to August. For more details including how to apply, please consult the following document.

In Memoriam: Edward John Mroz

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Edward John Mroz on Thursday, April 27th, 2017 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Edward was Chair of the Nova Scotia Provincial Committee (2008-2009, 2011-2012) and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Ed Mroz