Black Swan May-June 2017

Editorial Welcome to the final edition of the Black Swan newsletter for the 2016-17 Toastmaster year. We have had a fabulous conference, and if were not lucky enough to get there for yourself there is plenty to read about it below in Leonor’s Director’s update below. Make sure you read through to the end of this…

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Black Swan April 2017

Editorial Here is the Black Swan newsletter for April 2017.  As Toastmasters we are united with the challenge of wanting to learn to be better speakers, and to lead others become better speakers.  We want to promote our clubs, our division and our district, and to make our mark on an international level.  I encourage…

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Black Swan March 2017

Editorial Welcome to the March edition of the Black Swan. Congratulations to all of you who achieved awards in February, especially to the Triple Crowners!  You might be interested in growing your leadership skills and at the same time becoming familiar with the exciting new Pathways educational program.  You can help clubs understand and embrace the new…

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Black Swan February 2017

Editorial Welcome to the February edition of the Black Swan newsletter. It has been a busy month for the District Committee, and membership building is a top priority for all as we come up the semi-annual renewals.  Here, Stephanie Chan encourages us all to club success.  If you think you would like to pay back some of…

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Black Swan January 2017

Editorial Happy New Year to you all. Please enjoy this first newsletter for 2017.  January is a time for new beginnings, and it is time for us to look afresh at our goals for the remainder of the Toastmaster year. Leonor particularly wants you all to be aware of the incentive the committee are offering…

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Black Swan December 2016

Editorial Welcome to the December edition of your very own Black Swan newsletter. This is a great read, I encourage you to have a good look at all the articles. There is entertainment as well as important information here. In particular, please note the article from Sue about the New Contest Forms that are available…

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Black Swan November 2016

  Black Swan Newsletter November 2016 Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Lisa Martin spacer Editorial Welcome to the November edition of the Black Swan Newsletter.   Thank you for your contributions this month. We have the regular news slots from our District Committee updating us on important Toastmaster matters. See quiz night and contest photos. Check if your cub…

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David Nicholas DTM

David Nicholas received his first DTM award in 1999. David is a member of several clubs and received his most recent award with Victoria Quay club.

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Black Swan October 2016

    Black Swan Newsletter October 2016 Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Lisa Martin   Editorial Lisa Martin District Director’s Update Leonor Ragan District Officer Training Leonor Ragan Congratulations Leonor Ragan Website Leonor Ragan Educational Awards Sue Fallon Video Brand Contest Almarie Meyer Youth Out Loud Judith Allen Our biggest clubs are… David Nicholas From ‘excuse me’ to…

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Black Swan September 2016

        Black Swan Newsletter September 2016 Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Lisa Martin   Editorial Lisa Martin District Director’s Update Leonor Ragan Region 12 District Trios visit to the Australian Embassy in Washington DC Sue Fallon Distinguished Toastmaster Awards- August 2016 Sue Fallon Educational Awards August 2016 Sue Fallon Marvellous Membership Award Patricia D’Cruze Membership…

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Black Swan July-August 2016

  Black Swan July-August 2016 The Newsletter of Toastmasters District 17 Editor: Lisa Martin   Editorial Lisa Martin District Director’s Report Leonor Ragan First DTM of the Toastmaster Year Sue Fallon Triple Crown Awards Sue Fallon Educational Awards July 2016 Sue Fallon Positive Promotion Premiership Almarie Meyer Sponsor, Mentor or Coach (SMAC) Workshop Patricia D’Cruze Smedley…

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