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The Meaning of Thanksgiving: Why Holidays Are Losing Their Purpose

The Meaning of Thanksgiving: Why Holidays Are Losing Their Purpose

Tony Li, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under Opinions, What's Trending

What comes to your mind when you think of Thanksgiving? Most people think of turkey dinners, pumpkin pies, and football games as things that make up Thanksgiving. When Canadian Governor Vincent Massey proclaimed in 1957 "A Day of General Thanksgiving to Almighty God for the bountiful harvest with...

Mutually-Assured Destruction Resurfaces as an option for the US, in the Battle for Korean Regional Stability

Mutually-Assured Destruction Resurfaces as an option for the US, in the Battle for Korean Regional Stability

David Guo, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under News, Opinions

Kim Jong-un is sending a message that could hardly be any clearer. He will not be stopped, not by sanctions, nor the quaint words of denunciation from just about anybody. North Korea’s recent rhetoric suggests it’s willing and capable in launching nuclear first-strikes on South Korea, Japan, and...

Aboriginal Curriculum in B.C High Schools

Aboriginal Curriculum in B.C High Schools

Liam Solomon, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

A new phenomenon racing across B.C high schools is the addition of First Peoples History and Culture based curriculum. In 2015, it was announced that Aboriginal related studies will be part of the grade 8 and 9 English and Social Studies curriculum for the 2016-2017 school year. In 2018, grades 10 and...

Is Technology a Good thing or a Bad thing?

Is Technology a Good thing or a Bad thing?

Michael Hua

May 5, 2017


Filed under News, Opinions, Showcase

Our world as young and growing students is changing faster than ever before in every aspect; the way in which we communicate with others and learn in the classroom has gone from simple forms into complex technological ones. In retrospect, technology does reap several benefits that are essential in helping...

Gap Years: Waste of Time or Learning Opportunity?

Dennis Wang

April 19, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Student Life, Video

Now is a time for reflection and important decision-making for many students of the Saint’s community. In just two months, the annual graduation ceremony marks a major transition for this year’s graduating class. This transition, for the majority of the students, is a prelude to their pursuit of...

Momentum: Kaya Malay Food Review

Momentum: Kaya Malay Food Review

Frankie Zeng, Guest Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

"Kaya is our brain-child; you can call it the new trend of Malaysian cuisine. Kaya reflects the beautiful and always evolving west coast dining scene, a place where culinary authenticity meets fusion creation." - Scott Kwan, General Manager of Kaya Malay Vancouver is the vast, sprawling home for many differ...

Is This Restaurant a New Trend in Malaysian Cuisine?

Is This Restaurant a New Trend in Malaysian Cuisine?

Trevor Li, Layout Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

  Kaya Malay Bistro Rating: ★★★★☆ Phone: (604)-730-9963 Address: 1063 Broadway W, Vancouver, BC V6H 1E2 Price Range: ~$30 per person   A restaurant with a decidedly eye-catching store front sits on 1063 West Broadway. On the exterior, wooden planks ador...

Vancouver Is Sinking

Vancouver Is Sinking

Tommy Kuo, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Chuckle. This was the reaction I got from my Journalism class when I mentioned that Vancouver is sinking. Frankly I would've reacted the same way a few years back, because it was really hard to imagine the city we call home to go into the ocean. But there's scientific proof out there; there's no denying...

Trump Stuns the World with a Presidential Win

Trump Stuns the World with a Presidential Win

Michael Hua, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


Filed under News, Opinions, Showcase

When Donald Trump first declared that he would run for president, his odds of winning were less than two percent. He was never known for his engagement in politics, but rather he was the face of a cooperation that consisted of beautiful highrises and luxurious hotels across the world. In general, many...

Midterm Marks: More Comments!

Midterm Marks: More Comments!

Trevor Li, Staff Writer

October 30, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Saints Of Saints, Student Life

Late October usually marks a stressful time for students, the reason being because it is when the first round of midterm report cards come out. Some students are happy with their marks (others, not so much,) but its ultimate purpose is to give students an idea of how they’re performing in school, and...