The Royal Military College of Canada abbreviated as RMC, is the military college of the Canadian Armed Forces, is a degree-granting university training military officers. RMC was established in 1876 and is the only federal institution in Canada with degree-granting powers; the Royal Military College of Canada Degrees Act, 1959 empowers the college to confer degrees in arts and engineering. Programs are offered at the undergraduate and graduate levels, both on campus as well as through the college's distance learning programme via the Division of Continuing Studies. Located on Point Frederick, a 41-hectare peninsula in Kingston, the college is a mix of historic buildings and more modern academic and dormitory facilities. Officer cadets of the Royal Military College of Canada are trained in what are known as the "four pillars" of academics, officership and bilingualism; the Royal Military College of Canada prepares officer cadets for a career in the profession of arms and continues the development of other Canadian Armed Forces members and civilians with an interest in defence issues.
RMC provides programs and courses of higher education and professional development to meet the needs of the Canadian Armed Forces and the Department of National Defence. RMC is responsible to: Provide a university education in both official languages in appropriate disciplines designed on a broad base to meet the unique needs of the Canadian Armed Forces Develop qualities of leadership in officer cadets Develop the ability to communicate in both official languages for officer cadets Develop a high standard of physical fitness Stimulate an awareness of the ethic of the military profession Conduct research activities in support of RMC and to meet the needs of Defence Research Agencies The RMC priorities are: To build high quality, world-class programs in areas of importance to the Canadian Armed Forces and to Canada To promote national and international collaborations and partnerships To promote interdisciplinary co-operation; the RMC mission is to educate and develop Officer Cadets for leadership careers of effective service in the Canadian Armed Forces – the Royal Canadian Air Force, the Royal Canadian Navy and the Canadian Army.
For most students under the ROTP, education is free and a monthly salary is paid which meets incidentals. The courses are offered both on site and by distance learning in both official languages: English and French. After graduation, Officers are to give two months of service for each subsidized month of education. RMC offers 19 undergraduate programs in Arts and Engineering. RMC offers 34 graduate studies opportunities, including 14 doctorates. In addition to the Faculty of Arts and Science, the Division of Continuing Studies offers undergraduate and graduate level programs including the "Officer Professional Military Education" program; the Department of Applied Military Science offers a graduate level program – the Land Force Technical Staff Programme and an undergraduate/community college level program – the Army Technical Warrant Officer's Programme. All undergraduate students are required to complete the core curriculum, designed to provide a balanced liberal arts and military education.
The Core Curriculum consists of Economics, Mathematics, Calculus, Military history of Canada, Canadian History and Civics. Tuition fees at the undergraduate level vary from $2,780 – $3,710 for Canadian undergraduate students and $2,780 – $3,165 for Canadian Graduate students; the tuition fees for international students vary from $8,750 – $9,000 for undergraduate students and $6,200 – $6,700 for graduate students. The lower tuition amounts are for the arts and sciences programs, while the higher amounts are for the engineering programs; because of commitments of military service following graduation, education is free for most on-campus undergraduates. Funding has been put in place to support civilian students, who are eligible for admission to the master's and doctoral programs to work alongside graduate students who are members of the Canadian Armed Forces; the research at RMCC focusses on areas of direct and indirect benefit to the Department of National Defence. RMC conducts both academic and contracted research on electrical and computer engineering, chemistry, chemical engineering and environmental engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, international security and the economics of defence.
Both members of the Canadian Forces and civilian students are eligible for admission to the master's and doctoral programs. The undergraduate student body, known as the Cadet Wing, is sub-divided into 13 squadrons of 70 college cadets each; each squadron is subdivided into three flights, with each flight further subdivided into three sections. The squadrons are led by senior cadets under the guidance of the squadron commander. Note: The dates given are for the current organization of the wing and does not include former squadrons or the same squadrons under different names. For example, 1 Squadron was the first squadron at RMC, meaning 1 squadron has existed since the College's founding in 1876, but has only been known as Hudson Squadron since 1948. In 2007, a former squadron of the Royal Military College Saint-Jean, Jolliet Squadron, was stood up at RMC as 13 Squadron. The
The 1969 College Football All-America team is composed of college football players who were selected as All-Americans by various organizations that chose College Football All-America Teams in 1969. The NCAA recognizes six selectors as "official" for the 1969 season, they are the American Football Coaches Association, the Associated Press, the Central Press Association, the Football Writers Association of America, the Newspaper Enterprise Association, the United Press International. Four of the six teams were selected by polling of sports writers and/or broadcasters; the Central Press team was selected with input from the captains of the major college teams. The AFCA team was based on a poll of coaches. Other notable selectors, though not recognized by the NCAA as official, included Football News, a national weekly football publication, Time magazine, The Sporting News, the Walter Camp Football Foundation. Walker Gillette, Richmond Carlos Alvarez, Florida Ken Burrough, Texas Southern Cotton Speyrer, Texas Chuck Dicus, Arkansas Elmo Wright, Houston Ernie Jennings, Air Force Jade Butcher, Indiana Jim Mandich, Michigan Steve Zabel, Oklahoma Jim McFarland, Nebraska Ray Parson, Minnesota Bob Moore, Stanford Bob McKay, Texas John Ward, Oklahoma State Sid Smith, USC Bob Asher, Vanderbilt Bobby Wuensch, Texas Jim Riley, Notre Dame Dan Dierdorf, Michigan Larron Jackson, Missouri Bob Bouley, Boston College Manny Rodriguez, New Mexico State Bill Bridges, Houston Chip Kell, Tennessee Ron Saul, Michigan State Larry DiNardo, Notre Dame Mike Carroll, Missouri Chuck Hutchison, Ohio State Alvin Samples, Alabama Steve Greer, Georgia Jerry Dossey, Arkansas Ed Chapupka, North Carolina Doug Redmann, Illinois Jon Meskimen, Iowa Rodney Brand, Arkansas Ken Mendenhall, Oklahoma Dale Evans, Kansas Dennis Bramlett, UTEP Tom Banks, Auburn Jack Kovar, Texas A&M Mike Phipps, Purdue Archie Manning, Mississippi Jim Plunkett, Stanford Steve Owens, Oklahoma Jim Otis, Ohio State Bobby Anderson, Colorado Charlie Pittman, Penn State Steve Worster, Texas Warren Muir, South Carolina Rex Kern, Ohio State John Isenbarger, Indiana Mickey Cureton, UCLA Mack Herron, Kansas State Jim Strong, Houston Art Malone, Arizona State Greg Jones, UCLA Jim Bertelsen, Texas Ed Marinart, Cornell Clarence Davis, USC Jim Braxton, West Virginia Jimmy Gunn, USC Phil Olsen, Utah State Al Cowlings, USC Floyd Reese, UCLA Bill Brundige, Colorado Dick Campbell, Texas Tech Bill Atessis, Texas Michael Berrera, Kansas State Mark Debvec, Ohio State David Campbell, Auburn Irby Augustine, California Jeff Slipp, Brigham Young Hap Farber, Mississippi Mike Reid, Penn State Mike McCoy, Notre Dame Steve Smear, Penn State Rock Perdoni, Georgia Tech John Little, Oklahoma State Wes Grant, UCLA Leo Brooks, Texas Lynn Duncan, Wichita State Paul Schmidlin, Ohio State Larry Nels, Wyoming Jim Stillwagon, Ohio State Carl Crennel, West Virginia Steve Greer, Georgia Steve Kiner, Tennessee Dennis Onkotz, Penn State Mike Ballou, UCLA Don Parrish, Stanford John Small, The Citadel George Bevan, LSU Cliff Powell, Arkansas Gle
Wilson is a village in East Feliciana Parish, United States. The population was 595 at the 2010 census, down from 668 in 2000, it is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area. Wilson is located in northwestern East Feliciana Parish at 30°55′15″N 91°6′57″W. Louisiana Highway 19 passes through the village, leading north 3.5 miles to Norwood and south 35 miles to Baton Rouge. Clinton, the East Feliciana Parish seat, is 8 miles to the southeast. According to the United States Census Bureau, Wilson has a total area of 2.7 square miles, of which 0.01 square miles, or 0.42%, is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 668 people, 228 households, 162 families residing in the village; the population density was 248.1 inhabitants per square mile. There were 263 housing units at an average density of 97.7 per square mile. The racial makeup of the village was 19.31% White, 79.79% African American, 0.15% Native American, 0.45% from other races, 0.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.75% of the population.
There were 228 households out of which 39.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.5% were married couples living together, 25.9% had a female householder with no husband present, 28.9% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.3% had someone living alone, 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.93 and the average family size was 3.59. In the village, the population was spread out with 34.0% under the age of 18, 11.2% from 18 to 24, 26.5% from 25 to 44, 19.6% from 45 to 64, 8.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females, there were 88.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.0 males. The median income for a household in the village was $16,544, the median income for a family was $18,393. Males had a median income of $22,500 versus $14,625 for females; the per capita income for the village was $7,512. About 40.0% of families and 41.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 47.3% of those under age 18 and 62.2% of those age 65 or over