Tag: Technical

DVIDS – News – Team Mildenhall Top III hosts technical sergeant mentorship board

Team Mildenhall’s Top III hosted a mentorship board and records review for technical sergeants at Royal Air Force Mildenhall, England, Aug. 26.

Ten senior noncommissioned officers provided feedback on the enlisted performance reports, decorations and career data briefs of technical sergeants who were not selected for promotion to the rank of master sergeant.

“We’re having a speed mentorship event,” said Master Sgt. Thomas Westmoreland, 100th Force Support Squadron manpower superintendent. “The SNCOs familiarized themselves with the technical sergeants’ records and they’ve come up with plans of action for each individual.”

The records review assisted the technical sergeants in identifying areas of improvement for the next promotion cycle to master sergeant.

“With the experience and knowledge of the five chief master sergeants and five senior master sergeants, the technical sergeants will gain a better understanding of how they can improve, learn more about how the promotion board works, and get clarity

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Access to food aid eased for Michigan students in technical programs

LANSING, Mich. – Food assistance has been extended to students pursuing technical education.

The state of Michigan said federal money will help pay for the program.

Roughly 16,000 low-income college students who are enrolled in career and technical education programs could be eligible for SNAP, which stands for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. The benefits typically are used at stores with a debit-style card.

As students are “preparing for high-demand, critical job openings, they shouldn’t have to worry about how they’ll get their next meal,” said Jeff Donofrio, director of the labor department. “These SNAP benefits will help them focus on their educational needs and prepare for a successful future.”

Previous eligibility requirements had made it harder for technical students to qualify for food assistance.

“Expanding access to SNAP is a huge benefit to students who are juggling their courses along with work, family and other obligations,” said Mike Hansen, president

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Oceanagold Announces Filing of the 43-101 Technical Report for the Waihi District

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MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 30, 2020 /CNW/ – OceanaGold Corporation (TSX: OGC) (ASX: OGC) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the filing of a Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) technical report for the Waihi District, which has been prepared in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects. The results of the PEA were previously disclosed in the Company’s news release dated July 16, 2020, “OceanaGold Delivers Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment Results for the Waihi District.” There are no material differences between the news release and the PEA.

The PEA, dated as of August 30, 2020 was prepared by qualified persons and full-time employees of the Company’s subsidiary and is entitled “Waihi District Study Preliminary Economic Assessment NI 43-101”.

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