The Creed

Tide Pod Challenge: Why Is It A Thing?

Tide Pod Challenge: Why Is It A Thing?

Christopher Ma, Section Head, Residential Life

February 20, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, What's Trending

Viral internet challenges have been all the rave in recent years. People on Social Media have spent countless hours trying to outdo each other in crazy dares in exchange for internet notoriety. It is this desire that has led to perplexing challenges such as the Ice Bucket Challenge, the Cinnamon Challenge,...

Ten Time European Gold Medalist, Two Time Olympic Heartbreak

David Guo, Junior Photographer & Videographer

February 16, 2018


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After Elise Christie’s heart was torn apart at the Winter Olympics in Sochi four years ago, it took her almost two years to stop torturing herself about missing out on a medal. This time she only has four days. And while Britain’s best hope for gold in PyeongChang desperately tried to sound che...

Dear Sports Franchises, It’s About Time.

Samuel Chen, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Opinions, Sports, What's Trending

  Recently, the Cleveland Indians announced that their infamous Chief Wahoo logo - a smiling cartoon of an indigenous chief - is going to be retired in the upcoming 2019 baseball season. This action finally takes place after decades of disagreement, protests, and backlash. Though many news anch...

Five Years on the Red Planet

Five Years on the Red Planet

David Guo, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


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In the summer of 1969, The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) made its first lunar landing, with an estimated 530 million people watching Armstrong’s televised image and heard his voice as he took “… one small step for a man, one giant step for mankind.” But why the Moon? Why space explora...

Grade 11 Social Cancellation

Liam Solomon, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Student Life, What's Trending

On December 5th, a Grade 11 social was supposed to occur at St. George's School. The social was abruptly cancelled a day before. The Creed went searching for answers about the cancellation of the social and the student bodies view of the social. The Creed uncovered that the social seemed to be planned...

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


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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


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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


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  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


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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...