Patrick Lam (PLAM@MUSICM.MCGILL.CA)
Wed, 19 Jun 1996 09:41:45 EDT
> If there is concern about people forming cliques around what patrol they
> were in, the easy way to end this would be to stop the system of
> standardized patrols. If each course's participants chose their own patrol
> names, this would make it very difficult for them to identify with Scouters
> from other courses who share patrol names with them.
Right... I used to be a Screaming Bat; my friend used to be a
Flying Frog; I know of Beadbeggars, Snowy Owls, Roadkill, and so on.
It means that the patrol/six/whatever gets to choose its own name,
which is an additional team exercise...
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City