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Spring Break Preview 2017: Tours

Spring Break Preview 2017: Tours

Trevor Li, Dennis Wang, and Tommy Kuo
March 9
Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Video

During Spring Break, a number of St. George’s boys will be departing for various school co-curricular trips. Today, we take a sneak peak into their exciting plans, interviewing various sponsor teachers: Japanese Teacher Martha Bassett; Head of Games and Athletics Teacher, Paul Proznik; and Direc...

Where are we Going for Spring Break?

Michael Hua, Noah Strang, and Nathan Bhatia
March 7
Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Video

Can you believe it's almost spring break? For students at St. George's, spring break is not only an opportunity for students to take a break from the textbooks, but it is also a chance for students to gain valuable experiences with friends and family. Interviewers Noah Strang and Michael Hua walk ar...

An Update From the University Counseling Department

An Update From the University Counseling Department

Dennis Wang, Staff Writer
March 2
Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

As we enter into term three, the grade 11 and 12s of the school are busy discovering their plans of life after Saints. The Grads this year have applied far and wide, in an “unprecedented” diversity of exploration. They are applying for programs all over the world, in new places such as Holland,...

Global Stewardship Conference 2017: An Interview with Mr. Johnston

Global Stewardship Conference 2017: An Interview with Mr. Johnston

Trevor Li, Layout Editor
March 2
Filed under Student Life, Video

It’s almost been a month since the inaugural St. George’s Global Stewardship Conference, and I was fortunate enough to interview one of its head organisers, Mr. S. Johnston, to find out more about how it went and what could be done to improve it even more in the coming years. Although Global Stewardship...

Alley Outreach: another successful day

Alley Outreach: another successful day

Adam Radcliffe, Editor in Chief
March 1
Filed under News, Student Life, Video

On Saturday, February 25th, St. George’s, in coordination with Alley Outreach, embarked on their second hand-out of the year. I got to the school at 10:00am and with Jack, Johnny, Koshi and Ms. Konopaki we quickly got to work on organizing all the donations and food. In the hour following, we sorted ...

Saints Go Pink To Stand Up Against Bullying

Saints Go Pink To Stand Up Against Bullying

Tommy Kuo, Co-Editor in Chief
February 27
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

A decade-long tradition in Saints, the Pink Shirt Day on February 22nd was an occasion for students to wear pink to school to show their opposition to school bullying acts. The campaign was initiated in 2007 by two Nova Scotian high school students who gave out pink shirts after a male schoolmate...

Is This Restaurant a New Trend in Malaysian Cuisine?

Is This Restaurant a New Trend in Malaysian Cuisine?

Trevor Li, Layout Editor
February 23
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...

VMUN: It Was Huge!

Ahmed Alghamdi, News & Student/Residential Life Editor
February 5
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On January, 20th to 22nd, VMUN 2017 began. Vancouver Model United Nations (VMUN) is one of Canada's premier educational simulations. This event was held at the Hyatt Regency, in downtown Vancouver. This year over 1200+ delegates participated, as well as 100+ chaperones. This conference is one of t...

Global Stewardship Conference: Preview

Global Stewardship Conference: Preview

Nathan Bhatia and Isaac Dorner
January 30
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On February 1st and 2nd 2017, all students and faculty will participate in activities, workshops, and sessions at the St. George’s Senior School as part of the global stewardship conference.This marks the first year that St. George’s school will participate in the global stewardship conference. ...

Hamper Drive: The Season of Giving

Hamper Drive: The Season of Giving

Nathan Bhatia and Isaac Dorner
December 15
Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As christmas comes upon us, it signals the beginning of the annual Hamper Drive at St. George’s school. It’s the time of the year where students begin to collect items for unprivileged children and families in Vancouver. The drive began more than three decades ago by former teacher and old boy Mr. ...