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In This Issue 2

In This Issue 2

Table of Contents

1.  Ex-Cadets and More in the News & Tip of the Hat
2.  The Executive Director Weekly – L’hebdo du directeur exécutif
3.  4270 Sean Henry: THE CANADIAN DEFENCE CONUNDRUM REDUX
4.  20600 Phil Halton: Soldier and Novelist
5.  17160 Stephen Kalyta: Chainsaw Humility
6.  25377 James Ward: RCR Officer Reflects on Leading While Learning to Lead
7.  15566 Helga Grodzinski Reflects on a “Game Changer”
8.  Golden Oldies – mostly with a West Point theme
9.  Keeping Tabs
10. What are these 3 doing now?
11. Dr. B Asks, “What are you reading?”
12. West Point headlines the coming week…7301 Earle Morris drops by RMC; 2 TKD competitors compete in Q.C.
13. Happenings On and Around the Peninsula
14. Exercising a Battalion’s Mortars on a Short String
15. Deaths / Décès

16. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES (sponsored)  Nos offres d’emploi       

17. Archives – Here

Ex-Cadets and More in the News & Tip of the Hat

Military engineers gather to build bridges in Chilliwack 22214 Nils French Article *** Air and Space Power Operations Course breaks down “stovepipes” 25902 Nigel Mahon Article *** Meet Brigadier-General 17312 Jennie Carignan, one of the highest-ranking women in the CAF Article *** Canadian Rangers awarded by Ontario Provincial Police for contributions to search and rescue…

20600 Phil Halton: Soldier and Novelist

“Leadership is a form of story-telling, where you build belief in and a collective understanding of your vision for the future.” 20600 Phil Halton (RMC 1997) was always a story-teller. Whether spinning tales of his travels to friends in the mess or writing the satirical newsletter “Defaulters’ Parade,” he loved to entertain. With the publication…

15566 Helga Grodzinski Reflects on a “Game Changer”

“We were all there at the same time for the same thing.” Article by 25366 Anna-Michelle Shewfelt For the first Kingston Branch monthly luncheon of 2019, the branch members had the opportunity to go along with 15566 Helga Grodzinski as she took them through her participation in EX RESILIENT WARRIOR SPIRIT, the Canadian Military Pilgrimage…

Keeping Tabs

22799 Maryse Therrien – Career Manager Aerospace Engineers at Canadian Armed Forces 17045 Eric Almanza – Sr. Consultant at FICO® 15931 David Young – F5 Networks Engineer/Trainer at TEKsystems 18703 Helene Martel – Co-Owner – Executive Vice President Première Générale Gatineau – Quebec Division of First General Services 13075 Matthew Berry – Group Business Development…

West Point headlines the coming week…7301 Earle Morris drops by RMC; 2 TKD competitors compete in Q.C.

Who will win in 2019? Live stats will automatically be available once the game begins. January 19, 2019 7:05PM (Eastern time) *** RMC Curling Hosts AWOD Inductee Earle Morris Article by Peter Reimer, RMC Athletics Canadian curling legend Earle Morris returned to his alma mater Thursday to provide the RMC curlers with a boost heading…

Exercising a Battalion’s Mortars on a Short String

Exercising a Battalion’s Mortars on a Short String Article by Tom Rozman A mechanized separate infantry brigade, as part of the Army’s post Viet Nam reorientation toward a Middle East or European/Soviet contingency, had over the last two years reorganized and reoriented on this mission from its previous mission as a hybrid formation supporting the…