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Air Force Officer Development program becomes more agile

January 23, 2018 at 3:01 pm

Maj Petra Smith Officers can now self-enrol in the Air Force Officer Development (AFOD) Block 1 course for training anytime, anywhere. “Self-enrolment will make the registration process easier and will allow for enhanced scheduling flexibility, improving student experience,” said Colonel Norman Saulnier, Director of Air Force Professional Development. “Self-enrolment puts students in the driver’s seat of their professional development journey.” Officers can access AFOD Block 1 training through the Defence Learning Network. AFOD Block 1Read More

NLPS wants feedback on school calendars

January 23, 2018 at 2:59 pm

Northern Lights Public Schools Northern Lights Public Schools is seeking feedback on two draft calendars for the 2018-2019 school year. The calendars can be viewed on the NLPS website, http://www.nlsd.ab.ca/ under “Calendar Feedback.” The calendars were approved in principle by the Board of Trustees on December 13 and have been sent to parents, staff, students and the community for feedback. The main difference between the proposed calendars is that one includes a week-long Fall BreakRead More

This week’s movies

This week’s movies

January 23, 2018 at 2:53 pm

Jeff Gaye Wednesday, January 24, 7:00 pm: Mother! (2017) – This psychological thriller starring Jennifer Lawrence has been generating a lot of buzz. Uninvited guests disrupt the peaceful lives of a young couple. Rated 18A. Friday, January 26, 7:00 pm: Back to the Future (1985) – A high school student is thrown back to the 1950s and while has to intervene to make sure his mother and father fall in love, or else he willRead More