Category: Selection Process
ReQuest2021 Podcast Ep.7
EPISODE 7 – Thursday 7th May 2020 – Celebrating being half way on our ReQuest2021 Fundraising, more from Alan’s presentation to Medway Towns Scout Active Support with a focus on the 1921 Scout Selection Process by Shackleton and ReQuest2021 Interview with Emma Johnston.
A podcast documenting the Kent Scouts #ReQuest2021 Research Project all the way to Antarctica and back again! Interviews, Scouting historical links, events and research project work recorded along the way. Part of Alan Noake’s Antarctic Soundscapes project.
28 Different Ways to Follow and Support The Project including our penguin badges, Antarctic Top Trumps and other merchandise…
Highlights tour of our interactive museum with sound commentary
A video version with sound commentary of the highlights tour of our #ReQuest2021 Exhibition…
Our 3D Interactive Virtual Reality ReQuest2021 Museum
Please take a look out our brand new interactive 3D ReQuest2021 Antarctic Research Project Museum
ENTER THE MUSEUM HERE: https://www.artsteps.com/view/5e7dc4f2a6fa5817fd3227db (Note: There is no sound – yet!)
You can do a guided tour of just the highlights (by clicking on the play button) or just browse around at your leisure. Click on an image to see it in more detail.
It is entirely FREE to enter however if you would like to make a voluntary donation it would be most appreciated.
And if you have a virtual reality headset for your smartphone you can download the ArtSteps App and go around the museum in VR!
DONATE VIA: http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fund/request2021
Good morning Scotland!
Good morning Scotland! Kieran / Emma / Laurie / Alex / Sam / Daniella / Christopher / Casey / Calum / Lachlann / James F. / James G.,Thank you so much for stepping out of your comfort zone and putting yourself forward for ReQuest2021.The Kent ReQuest2021 Team of 8 are really excited that 2 from Scotland will now be joining us on our incredible adventure.There are 12 of you who have submitted full applications as follows – I think the last one I received was at 23.55pm last night!
SS01 Kieran Morren ABSL in Aberdeen District
SS02 Emma Johnston BSL/SAS/Aberdeen Network
SS03 Laurie Todd ASL 89th Stenhousmuir, Falkirk District
SS04 Alex Maciver Explorer Scout Perth & Kinross
SS05 Sam Payne Gordon YL/Lancaster SSAGO/ISSU Member
SS06 Daniella Holder Leader St Andrews Scouts / Networker East Fife
SS07 Christopher Monachello YL Edzell Cubs / North Angus District
SS08 Casey Barrett Explorer Glen Albyn, Highlands & Islands Region
SS09 Calum Milne 1st Kemnay Explorers, Aberdeenshire. Applying as AESL
SS10 Lachlann Lightfoot SL, Hawick Scouts
SS11 James Ferguson Networker / West Lothian
SS12 James Gibson Explorer Leader / Edinburgh Networker
Managing expectations and doing the basic maths that does mean that 83% of you will be disappointed.The two finally selected will therefore have an extra obligation to the other 10 applicants to do them proud for Scotland.The ReQuest2021 Steering Committee, along with Andrew Sharkey (Chief Commissioner of Scotland), will be reviewing your applications carefully during October.The captain of the Bark Europa – Leentje Toering – will also be asked to review your Research Project ideas.Sharkey may decide to contact you ‘locally’ for a meeting or chat as part of the process.We will announce the final two representing Scotland on, or before, 31st October 2019.Without wanting to get too ‘Political’ at all – in a time of deep divisions in the UK, and globally, I personally hope that this strong partnership project between England and Scotland will be a shining example and symbol of unity to the world via Scouting.Having come up with the concept of this project over 5 years ago now, inspired by James Marr of Aberdeen’s book, it will be a real dream come true for me for us to have two Scottish Scouts on board!In the meantime you can follow the project on…
All for now!
Yours In Scouting,
Calling all Scottish Scouts!
The Kent Scouts Global Projects team are looking to find two Scottish Scouts who will be 18 by Dec 2021 and up for the challenge to join them on their #ReQuest2021 Research Project to Antarctica. Find out more on www.ReQuest2021.org.uk or email email@example.com for more information. Deadline for Scottish applications is 30th September 2019