Tag: Canadian Armed Forces

Army reserve co-op education program Information Night

The Canadian Army Reserve offers co-operative education opportunities to Waterloo Region students in order to introduce young Canadians to the diverse career opportunities within the Canadian Armed Forces. The Militia co-op program includes basic military training, first-aid, navigation, field craft, career awareness, communication, self-defense and training in the operation of military equipment. The Application process […]

Alpine PS reflects with Remembrance Day Assembly & ‘planting’ poppies

On November 11, Alpine Public School held a somber and reflective Remembrance Day assembly, featuring stories of a soldier long ago and of a recent past. Alia’a, a Grade 6 student, began by sharing her family’s incredible journey to Canada. Originally from Iraq, her family escaped their war torn country to come to a land […]