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Bruce Beyeler Jr. of Clinton and Roger Prather of Lancaster were among the graduates of the Massachusetts Department of Correction The Massachusetts Department of Correction is responsible for operating the prison system of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, USA. External links
The 303rd graduating class had 121 Correction Officers, four Correction Program Officers, and 10 Industrial Instructors. Their achievements were recognized by Mary Elizabeth Heffernan, Undersecretary for Criminal Justice, Executive Office of Public Safety and Security; and Mass. Department of Correction Commissioner Harold W. Clarke, who administered the oath of office An oath of office is an oath or affirmation a person takes before undertaking the duties of an office, usually a position in government or within a religious body, although such oaths are sometimes required of officers of other organizations. . Undersecretary Heffernan gave the keynote address keynote address
An opening address, as at a political convention, that outlines the issues to be considered. Also called keynote speech.
Noun 1. . William Dupre, Director of Staff Development, and Recruit Training Class President William F. Ramos were among the speakers.
The correction officer graduates complete a rigorous 10-week training program, with classes at the Shirley Training Academy and on-the-job training at correctional facilities. The graduates receive training in skills including emergency response procedures, ethics and professionalism, and the inmate management system. Upon graduation, all begin immediate assignments in the correctional facilities. The program is accredited accredited
recognition by an appropriate authority that the performance of a particular institution has satisfied a prestated set of criteria.
cattle herds which have achieved a low level of reactors to, e.g. for 22 college credits.
The Mass. Department of Correction Division of Staff Development has been honored by the International Association of Correctional Training Personnel with its Innovative Approaches Award for its ground-breaking curriculum reflecting reality and performance based training.
The March 27 graduation brings a total of 18 classes of recruits to graduate over the last three years, for a total of over 1,135 new corrections professionals to the Department.
The Mass. Department of Correction employs approximately 5,000 staff and houses over 11,000 inmates in 18 facilities, ranging from pre-release to maximum security.
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The following area residents received awards for their efforts in Bancroft School's winter sports winter sports: see bobsledding; curling; hockey, ice; ice dancing; ice skating; skiing; snowshoes; tobogganing. teams:
Sophomore Nicole Manning, daughter of Mark and Karen Manning of Berlin, received the Most Valuable Player Award for Varsity Girls' Basketball and received Honorable Mention from the Eastern Independent League's All-League team.
Sophomore, Megan Anderson, daughter of Paul Anderson and Ann Cichon of Berlin, received the Most Improved Player In some sports, a Most Improved Player award is given to players who have improved the most over the year.
Eighth-grader Brandon Radziewicz, son of Charles and Cynthia Radziewicz of Bolton, received the Leadership Award for Middle School Wrestling.
Seventh-grader Robert Donohue, son of John and Paula Donohue of Clinton, received the Coach's Award for Middle School Boys B Basketball.
Junior Benjamin Camp, son of Sharon Holmes Keller of Sterling, received the Most Valuable Player Award for Junior Varsity junior varsity
n. Abbr. JV
A high-school or college team that competes in interschool sports on the level below varsity.
Noun 1. Boys' Basketball.
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Sterling Greenery owners, Mark and Karen Packard, were chosen to be the only distributor of Aquascape, Inc to hold the seminar featuring Greg Wittstock, CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of Aquascape, Inc in 2008. Each year, Greg Wittstock comes to the Northeast to have his seminar on improving your business. This seminar is based on running a water garden business, but is really a motivational, inspiring seminar relating to relating to relate prep → concernant
relating to relate prep → bezüglich +gen, mit Bezug auf +acc business, employee issues, and more. This seminar will give contractors the education needed to build the three key elements of a successful and growing business. This seminar will be held on April 17 at the Sterling National Country Club. Anyone interested in attending the seminar should contact the Sterling Greenery ahead of time to sign up.
Sterling Greenery recently finished its most informative series of training events for local contractors ever. Supported by Unilock, Mix Advertising and Marketing, the Contractor Partenership, Alliance Outdoor Lighting, and Aquascape Inc., Sterling Greenery focused the winter on keeping local contractors up to date on all the new installation methods and products they will need to service their customers. From hands on installation seminars to classroom lectures, we provided the experts to keep these industry professionals up to date to better serve their customers.
Sterling Greenery is located on Route 140 (Redemption Rock Redemption Rock is a public reservation in Princeton, Massachusetts. The granite ledge is the site of the release of Mary Rowlandson from captivity, during King Philip's War. Trail) in Sterling.
For more information on Sterling Greenery or the Contractor training series of classes, call Mark Packard at (978) 422-0071 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. A list of events and seminars is also located on the Web site www.sterlinggreenery.com.
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Navy Seaman Apprentice seaman apprentice
1. Abbr. SA A noncommissioned rank in the U.S. Navy or Coast Guard that is above seaman recruit and below seaman.
2. One who holds this rank. Lindsey D. Bartlett, daughter of Cheryl A. Bartlett and William D. Bartlett of Bolton, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
During the eight-week program, Bartlett completed a variety of training, which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival, and shipboard ship·board
1. The condition of being aboard a ship: on shipboard.
2. Archaic The side of a ship.
adj. and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.
The capstone event of boot camp is "Battle Stations." This exercise gives recruits the skills and confidence they need to succeed in the fleet. "Battle Stations" is designed to galvanize gal·va·nize
tr.v. gal·va·nized, gal·va·niz·ing, gal·va·niz·es
1. To stimulate or shock with an electric current.
2. the basic warrior attributes of sacrifice, dedication, teamwork and endurance in each recruit through the practical application of basic Navy skills and the core values of Honor, Courage and Commitment. Its distinctly "Navy" flavor was designed to take into account what it means to be a sailor.
Bartlett is a 2007 graduate of Nashoba Regional High School Nashoba Regional High School (NRHS) is a high school (grades 9-12) that is part of the Nashoba Regional School District. It is located in Bolton, Massachusetts and also serves the towns of Lancaster and Stow. As of 2006, it has some 900 students. The school principal is Mr. of Bolton.
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