Month March 2022

Sobey’s Scholarship

Groceries taste even better when they’re free. So what if instead of paying for your groceries, your local grocery store paid you instead? Feed your wallet and your brain with a chance to win $1,000 for school and $1,000 for groceries. Load… Continue Reading →

Band Opportunity

As practice locations and in-person activities once again resume, we are in need of musicians to field a band for this training year’s ACR (Annual Ceremonial Review). No flight change is necessary. Of immediate need is a bass drummer and… Continue Reading →

Canada’s Luckiest Student Award

Student Life Network created Canada’s Luckiest Student as a platform that not only offers students a chance to win a life-changing prize bundle, but also knowledge, resources and a sense of community amongst students across the country. Are you Canada’s… Continue Reading →

A Look Back: Celebrating Canadians in Sport

Canadian ski jumpers take bronze at Olympics On February 7th, 2022, Canadian olympians Abigail Strate, 20, Alexandria Loutitt, 18, Matthew Soukup, 24, and Mackenzie Boyd-Clowes, 30, captured the bronze medal in the first-ever mixed team ski jumping competition at the… Continue Reading →

Who’s Who: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Antoine-Marie-Roger de Saint-Exupéry was a French pilot and writer who is best known for his lyrical aviation writings, and his story The Little Prince, which has become a modern classic. Born on June 29, 1900 in Lyon France, Saint-Exupéry found… Continue Reading →

York University – First-Year Tuition Giveaway

York University is offering you a chance to explore your passions and broaden your career opportunities at one of Canada’s top schools—for free. Get an education that inspires big ideas to create positive change and long-term success for yourself and… Continue Reading →

Squadron Seniors 2021-2022

WO2 Huang, M. Training Warrant FSgt Thacker, P. Communications Warrant FSgt Wang, E. Level 5 Warrant FSgt Liu, D. Level 4 Warrant FSgt Rado, K. Level 3 Warrant WO2 Leung, A. Level 2 Warrant WO2 Williams, K. Level 1 Warrant… Continue Reading →

Training Dress

Virtual training will continue this Wednesday, March, 23rd, 2022. All cadets should be wearing their FTUs (Field Training Uniforms). Instructional videos will be sent out soon with information on how to wear the FTUs properly, until then, please encourage your cadets to… Continue Reading →

Level 3 – Exam Reminder

The Level 3 aviation exam will be tomorrow (Wednesday, March 23rd) at 20:05-20:40. You have time to look over your notes, and ask questions during the first half of level time. During the second half, you will be completing the… Continue Reading →

A Look Back: Canadians Win at the Olympics

Canada beats Russian Olympic Committee 6-1 in women’s hockey after hour-long game delay On February 7th, 2022, the women’s hockey game between Russian Olympic Committee against Canada was delayed for over an hour due to a delay in COVID-19 testing,… Continue Reading →

Unilever Student Award – $2,000

The Voices for Change Student Award This award is an opportunity for students who want to make a difference. Change only happens when people like you raise their voices, so share your thoughts on taking action towards the issues you… Continue Reading →

Pink Shirt T-Shirt Design Contest Winner

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Health & Wellness Club T-Shirt Design Contest for Pink Shirt Day! We were truly amazed by all your incredible designs and talent, and we hope you enjoyed the challenge. Congratulations to the… Continue Reading →

March Break Day Camp

First-Year cadets may participate in an assortment of fun-filled, optional in-person indoor and outdoor activities, and demonstrations during our March Break Day Camp. See the Protected area for details. Registration is required, with limited availability – so don’t delay and submit… Continue Reading →

Name Tag Orders

The Squadron Is accepting name tag orders from cadets who want to purchase extra name tags. Each tag is $3. Cash will be collected upon delivery. Fill in this Name Tag Order Form (link has now been removed) to place an order…. Continue Reading →

Summer Training 2022

Good news 8 Globemaster! Summer training is starting up once again this year! See Protected area for complete details and deadlines.

Swearing-in Ceremony 2022

A special virtual event for new recruits of 8 Globemaster occurred: they participated in The Swearing-In Ceremony on 9 March 2022. Each year Air Cadet squadrons conduct a Swearing-In ceremony for all of the new recruits once they have met… Continue Reading →

Cadet365 is Coming

General Onboarding of Cadets to Cadet365 Starting in March, Cadet365 account credentials will be distributed by Squadron staff once available. Resources to guide cadets through the onboarding processes are available at The resources are developed specifically for you to enable self-help… Continue Reading →

FTU Distribution Completed

The Field Training Uniform (FTU) distribution event was completed on Saturday, 5 March 2022, with the issuance of ball cap, tshirt, pant, jacket, boots, beret, and epaulette to approximately 139 cadets. With superb planning and execution, the distribution went safely,… Continue Reading →

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