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Be a buddy, not a bully: Art Smith staff and students wore pink last Friday to promote a bully-free school.
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Art Smith students wear pink to boost buddies and bust bullying

September 12, 2017 at 4:28 pm

Jeff Gaye The world needs more buddies and fewer bullies. Students and staff at Art Smith Aviation Academy did their part to deliver that message last Friday with their annual Bully-Free day in support of a bully-free school. “We’ve had a lot of kids in pink today,” said Stephanie Rychlo, the school’s student advocacy counselor. “It’s good to see.” Young people often experience name-calling, exclusion and even physical intimidation. “They’ve all experienced it,” Rychlo said.Read More

4 Wing welcomes the newly posted members

September 5, 2017 at 9:00 am

2Lt Camille Dolphin, Public Affairs Officer The 4 Wing and Canadian Forces Base Cold Lake Wing Welcome will take place this Thursday, September 7th, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the 4 Wing Military Family Resource Centre assembly hall, and is open to all newly posted members of the Wing and their families. This yearly event serves to introduce the 4 Wing Command Team and provide information and services available at 4 WingRead More

Water, Fuel and Environment Technicians operate a reverse osmosis water purification unit at the beginning of Exercise Northern Flag. 
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4 CES trains engineers on Exercise Northern Flag

September 5, 2017 at 9:00 am

Jeff Gaye 4 Construction Engineering Squadron (4 CES) has just wrapped up Exercise Northern Flag, a two week long pre-deployment exercise for Construction Engineering officers and technicians. According to 4 CES Commanding Officer Maj Jason Hartwig, Ex Northern Flag is “tailored for engineers who are targeted for high readiness to deploy.” Trades included on the exercise are water, fuel and environment technicians, refrigeration and mechanical technicians, electrical distribution and electrical generating system technicians, carpenters, plumbers,Read More