Re: Help-Need Concerns - Forwarded
William H. Sills (email@example.com)
Fri Feb 20 17:10:08 1998
SEAL is now SEA EXPERIENCE ADVANCED LEADERSHIP course
It actually expresses the intent in a more explicit manner.
> To all concerned;
> I have polled my youth on possible name changes and after some
> discussion, they have these thoughts:
> 1. First choice: Sea Explorer, as it is the name we have been marketing in
> the community, It is NOT scout (see below), and it requres no change to
> several patches we now wear.
> 2. Second choice: Sea Venturer, as it is not Sea Scout.There was some
> thought to the older youth being put off by the name, but more the
> interesting ( and un-thought of by me) observation that our ship attracts
> Eagle Scouts and ; just as they have moved from cubs to scouting, they are
> attracted to a new program in scouting with a new name.
> 3. Last choice: Sea Scout although they did recognize that it would have
> some recognition value with the older community.
> I think I have accuritly reflected there views, and I was impressed by
> their thoughtfulness.
> Robert McCord
> Here wearing my skippers hat
> SES Cthuhlu
> PS one last comment, would SEAL become SSAL or SVAL? ;)