In This Issue 39

Issue 39 ‘Extra’

Death Notice
H 2612 Michael Webber -Adjutant Emeritus of the Old Brigade. & Honourary Life Member, RMC Club
January 29, 1919 – October 16, 2017

WEBBER, Michael Henry Fairfax Webber, C.D.
BGen (Retired) – RC Sigs –

Michael Webber died peacefully at home in Ottawa, on Monday, October 16, 2017 in the company of family.

Visitation will be at the Hall of Colors of the Beechwood National Memorial Centre, 280 Beechwood Ave. Ottawa on Saturday October 21 after 12 noon. Funeral Service will be held in the Sacred Space at 2 p.m. followed by interment with military honours and reception.


RMC65 TEACHER EXCELLENCE AWARD / T.E.A. — Lecture 30 October Currie Hall


Table of Contents

Ex Cadets and more in the news

Coming out as gay in the Canadian Forces in 1988

16459 Mike Lucas: Took awhile to find a home town

Golden Oldies


Keeping Tabs

Hillary Griffis’ fictional skylark series – Eight: More than one way to enjoy Jägermeister

Ensuring that the environment at RMC prepares officers for commissioned service

“Demographics of Defence: Why Canada needs its military colleges.” /
«Démographie de la défense: Pourquoi le Canada a besoin de ses collèges militaires.»

What’s Happening At RMC

27472 OCdt (IV) Eliza Bruce: Perspective on the new Indigenous Knowledge & Learning Working Group at RMC

Une nouvelle journaliste chez e-VERITAS

17160 Stephen Kalyta and his words of wisdom aimed at cadets: ‘Gratitude toward Self’

Message Board / BABILLARD

The Separation—a Military Wife’s Leadership


CAREER OPPORTUNITIES Nos offres d’emploi

Dr. Cécile Malardier-Jugroot – Chemistry & Chemical Engineering Department Head recently sent the following good news throughout RMC of the following announcement:

Dr. Barbara A. Zeeb is the 2017 recipient of the International Phytotechnology Society Milton Gordon Award.

The Milton Gordon Award is the highest award granted by the Society, it is given to a person who has been recognized over the years as an outstanding researcher, strong proponent of the development of phytoremediation as an applied technology and dedicated teacher/mentor.

On behalf of the Department, I would like to congratulate Barb for this recognition and for the promotion of research done at RMC at the international level.”

Dr. H.J. (Harry) Kowal – RMC Principal on hearing the news was quick off the mark:

“Barb, I would like to offer my personal congratulations to you for achieving this very prestigious recognition and I would like to take this opportunity to thank you sincerely for all the great work you do in support of RMC.  Congratulations and well done!”




RMC Foundation looking for an Executive Vice President / La Fondation du CMR est à la recherche d’un vice-président exécutif

Canso Investment Counsel Ltd Sponsors Plaque Ceremony Honuring Nichola Goddard at Highway of Heroes in Cobourg

Faces from RWE:staff; cadets; visitors & more

12215 Dave Mowat pays tribute to classmate 12164 John Dixon


17160 Stephen Kalyta Has One Word for Cadets: Resilience

ATHLETICS WALL OF DISTINCTION: Honouring our Athletes, Teams & Builders / MUR DE LA RENOMMÉE SPORTIVE: Honorer nos Sportif/ Équipe / Bâtisseur

 Birchall Leadership Award Update


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