May 2017 - Waves Project

Archive for May 2017

Juan Ramirez

Juan Ramirez is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served in two tours of duty in Iraq. He is the first in his family to serve our country in the military. Juan was a quality assurance evaluator and chef, as well as a prison guard and provided security detail for convoys. “My disabilities make it…

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Matty McCasland

Matty McCasland is a U.S. ARMY OIF veteran who served in Iraq in 2007-2008. He followed the honored tradition of serving our country that his family members exemplified. His Father was in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam, his Grandfather was in the U.S. Army in World War II and his brother served in Afghanistan. Due…

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In Memory of Alastair Nichol

Alastair Nichol passed away peacefully on March 21st after a five month battle with pancreatic cancer. Alastair was born in Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England in 1960. He moved to Kingston, Ontario, Canada at the age of eight with his family, where he lived until he completed his Bachelor’s degree (with honors) in Chemical Engineering at Queen’s…

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