Catching Up With the News

Congratulation, once again to the major award winners from the recent RMCC Fall convocation. At post time last week we did not have in our possession, individual photos.

 

 

 

Top Left – Dr.Laura M. Robinson – Matheson leadership Award; Top right – Austin Gian Singh Thind – RMCC Dept Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Post-Graduate Scholarship; Second row: The Colonel Geoff Parker Memorial Award – Captain Jeremy Paquet. (Details of the awards may be found here.)

Photos by Mary White, CFB Kingston Photo Section

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Anzac training camps diverted to avoid English winter

He was born at Greenock, Scotland, in 1861 and moved to Canada as a young man, later entering the Royal Military College but failing to graduate.

#25 Major-General William Throsby Bridges (Entered RMC 1877) Article

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Military service can also shape your leadership abilities.

People from military backgrounds might make the best leaders, according to a new working paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research. And knowing if someone has military experience can tell you a lot about their management style.

The authors find that CEOs who’ve served in the military are (1) more conservative financially, (2) less likely to be involved with corporate fraud, and (3) better equipped to steer firms through tough times. Sounds like a pretty good combination. Source

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Defence and ADFA need to open up on history of abuse and accept royal commission

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Ranger School PT Test May Be Top Obstacle for Females

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Can the Turnaround Artist Who Fixed Barneys Save the Army PX?

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Historian says Brockville’s claim as birthplace of modern Canadian flag is incorrect

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