USS Joan of Arc News: Change of Command, Corpus Christi Comic Con

The USS JOAN OF ARC elected new Commanding Officer Robert Velasquez, with COL Tahyna Abbott agreeing to be his XO, effective 3/25/19. Captain Bernard Dacey, outgoing CO, writes, “It has been a pleasure Commanding the JOA and a fun learning experience.”The ship’s Ops Officer, LCDR Jaden Galvan, reports that the chapter will attend its second […]

RC Update – March 2019

Greetings Region 3! The RC Election is underway – that’s pretty important to the local regional members. To facilitate that we have stood up a new list (http://lists.region3.org/mailman/listinfo/rcelection_region3.org) – please sign up (Region 3 members only), all our discussions will happen there. As it is just the nomination phase right now, we’ll wait until folks […]

RC Update – February

Greetings Region 3! Award season is now upon us! February 15 – 31 March are when you can nominate, both for Region 3 specific awards, and the annual awards program. As I stated in my last update, Region 3 did some amazing things last year – but Region 3 isn’t a body. It’s made up […]

Awards Season Is HERE

Greetings shipmates,     Region 3 Awards Season is open. Deadline for nominations will be 31 March. Please review the awards manual at http://www.region3.org/Region3_docs/R3%20Awards%20Manual%20-%20Jan%20%202018.pdf.  It is always a good idea to review the manual prior to submitting nominations. Rather commonly, writers turn in a nomination that doesn’t meet the criteria for the award they’re trying to recommend a shipmate […]

RC Update – January

Welcome to 2019!   I’d like to start with looking back at 2018 for just a few minutes, because it’s really, really impressive what we’ve accomplished. Chapters and members raised over $8262.05 for various charities in 2018. Add the $4k that members raised, from their own pockets, at summit, and Region 3 contributed over $12,262.05! […]

USS Zavala January Crew Muster Update

The USS Zavala’s Monthly Muster location, time and date: 19 January 2019, beginning at 6 p.m., at the Franck home. This is the regular monthly muster and will serve as the chapter’s viewing party for Season 2 of Star Trek Discovery. Please bring a few dollars in cash to chip-in for pizza (to be served […]

RC Update – December

Greetings Region 3,   As we close out 2018, I want to thank my staff for all the amazing work they have done over the past year. Short turn around on Summit (way to go Diamondback!), awards, and other objectives, to include a big push here at the end to get the 2017 and 2018 […]

USS Tarvos : A San Antonio Meeting Chapter

The USS Tarvos is a meeting group of volunteers. We take part in away missions to the San Antonio Food Bank year round.We have had the pleasure of having support from another Chapter: The USS Battle Born’s Crew has joined us in Food Bank missions. We also attend cons and raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network at […]

RC Update – November 2018

Greetings Region 3! It’s mid-November already! Time flies – and more so around the holidays here. Last night R3 staff and I met for our monthly meeting, and worked to wrap up most region business for 2018. There will not be a staff meeting in December, everyone is busy enough – but we are well postured […]

RC Update – October 2018

Greetings Region 3! Back in late September, I had the good fortune to once more attend FenCon, in Irving, TX. This is, bar none, my favorite convention – and one that really ‘recharges’ me each year. I did not go as any part of SFI, actually I was supporting a different fan group that I […]