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Your Role in the NOAC Planning Process

With the 2017 National Planning Meeting (NPM) only a few weeks away, it is never too early to start thinking about your role as section leadership in the planning process for the 2018 National Order of the Arrow Conference (NOAC).

Dec 23, 2017   NPM 2017, Section Sentinel
Conclave Training Initiative Circle of Excellence

For the last thirteen years, the Conclave Training Initiative (CTI) has sought to enhance the training program of conclaves across the nation by providing section leadership with sessions on unique and innovative content.

Oct 29, 2016   Section Sentinel
Section Sentinel: Remarkable contributions by two Arrowmen, Paul Siple and Dave Moody

Paul Siple and Dave Moody are Arrowmen and Distinguished Service Award recipients. Their lives represent a snapshot of the incredible things done by Arrowmen around the country every day by living out the principles of our Obligation and the Scout Oath and Law.

Oct 29, 2016   Section Sentinel
Section Sentinel: Jack Hess, Distinguished Eagle Scout

Parts excerpted from the Western Region Mustang

Oct 29, 2016   Section Sentinel
Section Sentinel: What to Expect in 2015: A Centennial Overview

Several updates have been circulated by the Order of the Arrow to keep members informed of what our organization is doing to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2015.

Oct 29, 2016   Section Sentinel
Section Sentinel: CTI updated for centennial anniversary

Two new sessions in the Conclave Training Initiative have been released, highlighting social media and Journey to Excellence requirements.

Section Sentinel: 2015 National Planning Meeting Expectations for Section Chiefs


The Order’s centennial has come and gone. Fueled by the excitement of this past year, each of us is ready to plan for what’s coming NEXT at the 2015 National Planning Meeting. Now, we’d like to give you a glimpse of what to expect at the planning meeting of the century:

Oct 29, 2016   Section Sentinel
Section Sentinel: #TheAftereffect in Action

Each region hosts a training event each year to train section officers. As the leaves change color on the trees and fall rolls around, officers gather from across their region to learn about their positions, plan for the year and experience fellowship with officers from other sections.

Oct 29, 2016   Section Sentinel
Section Sentinel: Leadership development in the next century

Does a lodge in your section perform outstanding and innovative training? If so, we would like to hear about what it does!

Oct 29, 2016   Section Sentinel