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The Drum Issue 24

(February 2010) released from Drumheller Institution and Annex

SUMMARY: The issue includes a call for volunteers for a health services program, sports news, the upcoming agenda for the Inmate Welfare Committee meeting, and excerpts from a speech given by a National... Read More

SUMMARY: This newsletter features a reprinted update on the smoking ban, information on high performance eating, how to achieve optimal liver function, and excerpts from a report on changing prisoner populations. KEYWORDS: Coded... Read More

SUMMARY: This issue includes nutritional facts form the kitchen, issuance of winter clothing, business advice on franchising, a brief piece on penal reform, information on flu season, and statistics from... Read More

SUMMARY: This newsletter features updates from the kitchen, the offering of peer support programs, a list items available to order through a catalogue, news from the library, and information from the finance... Read More

SUMMARY: The newsletter features updates from the kitchen, a reminder of the history and meaning behind Prisoners’ Justice Day, and a recap of a television segment on neuroscience. KEYWORDS: Bill S-4 Coded... Read More

SUMMARY: This issue includes a guide to heart healthy eating, the kinds of changes and requirements needed in order to be granted parole, news from the library, reprinted information on the Stanley Cup,... Read More

SUMMARY: This newsletter includes updates from the kitchen and the GED program, one prisoner’s call for others to write to members of parliament regarding prison conditions, suggested changes to the... Read More

The Drum Issue 21

(November 2009) released from Drumheller Institution and Annex

SUMMARY: This issue contains an opinion piece on the shortcomings of the grievance system, statistics on Hepatitis C, excerpts from a speech given by a National Parole Board chairman, flu season information,... Read More

This edition starts with responses to a letter to the Edmonton Journal which claims that prisoners “have it easy”.  Another piece written by a law professor at the University of Alberta spells... Read More

This newsletter was produced by the 7th Step Group at Drumheller Institution. It features a history of the group which started in 1971, a brief on the Contact group, a summary of the 5th anniversary banquet... Read More

This issue features articles on healthy eating, the role of genetics on behaviour and the “four noble truths”. The issue also provides some information on educational opportunities. KEYWORDS:... Read More