COMMUNITY BRIEFS – August 4, 2021

Posted on Aug 04 2021


NMC offices closed today, tomorrow

Northern Marianas College employees will be participating in professional development activities today, Aug. 4, and tomorrow, Aug. 5, 2021. To maximize employee participation, NMC offices will be closed on these days.

The college will resume normal business hours on Friday, Aug. 6, 2021. 

Individuals who are seeking assistance in applying for NMC’s fall 2021 semester can email or visit for more information. (PR)

Public training on drone operation

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Districts Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands is offering a training opportunity for the Guam and CNMI community, with the goal to educate the public on the applicable Federal Aviation Administration requirements to lawfully operate a drone. An FAA expert will be leading this discussion.

There will also be a panel presentation by Department of Defense partners from AFOSI, CGIS, and NCIS to discuss drone activity surrounding the respective military installations and restricted areas for drone usage.

Training:  Community-Basic Understanding and Concepts of Drone Operations

Date: Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021

Time: 8am – 10am Chamorro Standard Time

Audience: Community

Prerequisites: None

Registration Link:

Platform: WEBEX by CISCO

Join Meeting: or
Download option: (Available in Apple Store or Google Play) (PR)

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