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Global Stewardship Conference Makes its Second Debut in 2018

Global Stewardship Conference Makes its Second Debut in 2018

David Guo, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under News, Video, What's Trending

The St. George’s School community has already packed its post-winter break agenda full with exciting commitments for the 2018-19 year; with Arts Week and the Saints v. VC events being the most popular among others. But when the SGS Facebook page uploaded a photo featuring some familiar faces from last...

Should College Athletes Get Paid: A Student Perspective on the Controversy

Should College Athletes Get Paid: A Student Perspective on the Controversy

David Guo, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Sports, What's Trending

The NCAA’s relationship with college athletes has always been rooted in bitter hypocrisies, with its routine scandals over the years sounding almost quaint; coming, as they do, from a billion-dollar non-profit organization whose majority of players “live under the poverty line.” Nevertheless, people all around the world – students, alumni, and left-wing politicians ...

LGBTQ+ 2017: A Week of Pride and Openness

LGBTQ+ 2017: A Week of Pride and Openness

Jay Luo, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017


Filed under Student Life, What's Trending

  From October 16th to 19th, the St. George’s Senior School hosted its third annual LGBTQ+ Pride Week. The theme and objective of this week was to raise awareness, to provide knowledge, to encourage discussion, and to celebrate gender identity and sexual orientation. This year’s them...

The Philadelphia Story

The Philadelphia Story

Liam Solomon, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017


Filed under Saints Of Saints, Showcase, Student Life, What's Trending

  The Saints Players production of The Philadelphia Story is opening November 1st. The cast and crew depicted in the photos have been working tirelessly preparing the show. The show is being performed November 1-4. The photo gallery depicts a rehearsal for the actors, while the stage crew se...

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...

Grade 10 Sea-to-Sky–Why the change?

Grade 10 Sea-to-Sky–Why the change?

Jay Luo, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Student Life, What's Trending

September is a time when most students are shaking off the remnants of summer and are adapting to the rigours of the new academic year; however, this year, the Grade 10 students of St. George’s School are springing into action right off the bat. On Monday September 18th, 1:30 PM at the Senior School Ca...

2017 Bus Route/Pickup and Drop Off

Isaac Dorner and Ahmed Alghamdi

June 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, What's Trending

The 2016/17 school year is ending; many questions have been answered, and many mysteries have been solved. However, one outstanding topic has yet to be explained: What is the reasoning for the added bus routes and drop-off bus system implemented this year? This article will look at the many perspect...

Canadian Teams Battle for the Cup Once Again

Canadian Teams Battle for the Cup Once Again

Isaac Dorner, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under News, Sports, What's Trending

Heavy rain pounded down on the excited crowd that had snaked around the sports bars where the playoff games were being shown. The bar was filled with a rainbow of colours supporting their favourite teams. Minutes before the puck dropped, fans were screaming encouragements for their favourite teams. The...

KFC Debuts New Menu Item

KFC Debuts New Menu Item

Noah Strang, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

Earlier this month KFC launched a new menu item in Singapore, but it could be making its way to North America soon. The Chizza is a pizza with a crust made of fried chicken and mozzarella and chicken as toppings. The reaction to the Chizza has been disappointing so far as many customers have been underwhelmed...

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

Ahmed Alghamdi, News & Student/Residential Life Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, What's Trending

On February 17-19, 2017, The National Basketball Association (NBA) held the annual All-Star Weekend. This year it was supposed to take place in Charlotte, North Carolina. However, the event was switched to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana. All-Star Weekend is an event owned by the NBA that cons...