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National Office Week in Review: August 17, 2016

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COMMUNICATIONS DEPARTMENT N ATCA ' s 16TH BIENNIAL CONVENTION AUG. 30 - SEPT. 2, SAN DIEGO How to find key information as we count down to the start of the convention! Convention Website Registration Agenda (as of Aug. 17; subject to change) Facebook Page Local Convention Subsidy Form National Executive Board (NEB) Resolutions NEB Report on Policies/Position Statements Proposed Amendments and Resolutions The current NATCA Constitution Pre - Convention Classes Registration for Pre - Convention Classes Coming Next Week (Week of Aug. 22): The convention app. Stay tuned to NATCA and the convention social media feeds, as well as the Aug. 26 NATCA Insider for det ails. FULL CONVENTION COVERAGE: The Communications Department will publish two convention newspapers for distribution on Aug. 31 and Sept. 1. The print edition will be distributed outside the convention main hall while the electronic version will be avai lable on the app, the convention website, the members side of the website, the daily press clippings, and on NATCA social media outlets. Additionally, we will provide a complete wrap - up of the convention in the NATCA Insider on Friday, Sept. 9, which , like all issues of the Insider, is emailed directly to you. COMPLETE PHOTO ALBUMS: Will be available on our Flickr photo site . MEDIA COVERAGE OF FAA CONTROLLER HIRING BID INCLUDES N ATCA: A FOX5 Las Vegas TV story about the FAA ' s efforts this week to accept applications for 1,400 air traffic controller positions included NATCA LAS FacRep Jamaal Haltom. "The more controllers we have, not only here but across the country, the better the operation is, " he said. To see the full story, please click here. THE 13 th ANNUAL ARCHIE LEAGUE MEDAL OF SAFETY AWARDS The Dec. 31, 2016, deadline for th e 13th Annual Archie League Medal of Safety Aw ards is just over four months away! Remember – any member can nominate another member. All events since Jan. 1, 2016, are eligible for nomination. All winners will be honored on March 22, 2017 during Communicat ing For Safe ty at Bally's in Las Vegas. Nomination Form New Flyer to Share, or Place In Your Facility on NATCA Board Archie League Awards Section on Website – Please go to THE SECOND ANNUAL NATCA NATIONAL PROFESSIONALISM AWARDS : Do you know someone who is a p rofessional? Have you seen someone whose individual contribution and performance enhanced the standings of y our profession? Then help the NATCA Professional Standards Team recognize them by submitting them for the second annual NATCA National Professionali sm Awards, presented at the 2017 Communicating For Safety conference in Las Vegas ! Application : NATCA Profess ionalism Award Application

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