• Editorials
  • Why Christmas Should Be Forever

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    Christmas presents.

    Candace Kim (12) | STAFF REPORTER

    Christmas, a day of celebration and gaiety, is just too short and the deliberation of the less fortunate should remain year-long for everyone around the world.

    Families all around the world are preparing to celebrate, arguably, the most well-known holiday, Christmas.… Read the rest

  • Events
  • The Start Of The IB I.A.

     

     

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    Internal Assessment set-up

    CAROLYN CHEN (9)| STAFF REPORTER

    On December 1, 2017, the grade 12 IB students at St. Robert CHS started their chemistry I.A.

    An I.A. is an internal assessment in which the students are asked to design their own lab to investigate a research question that they came up with.… Read the rest

  • Editorials
  • Crystal healing: sham, or alternative?

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    One of the many crystals used in crystal healing.

    Wenzhe (Simon) Yu (9) | STAFF REPORTER

    Like other 21st-century alternative healing methods, crystal healing often calls upon strange concepts and practices around the world, except without scientific validation. Practitioners don’t really do much but simply place rocks onto bodies.Read the rest

  • Entertainment
  • 2017 London Fashion Awards

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    On December 4th the 2017 Fashion Awards were held the Royal Albert Hall in London where red-carpet personalities displayed their incredible looks.

    “It was a great way to celebrate fashion icons,” Niroshini Mather (11) said.

    The spectacular event was hosted by Karlie Kloss, a stunning model, and Jack Whitehall, a successful comedian.… Read the rest

  • Entertainment
  • VICTORIA SECRET FASHION SHOW 2017

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    November 26, 2017

    Jacqueline Chong  (11) STAFF REPORT

    The annual, and famous, Victoria Secret Fashion Show returned, taking place in Shanghai on November 22, 2017.

    The show featured an amazing lineup of models, both new and experienced alike, including Bella Hadid, Karlie Kloss, Adriana Lima, Candice Swanepole, and many more.Read the rest

  • Editorials
  • Has Black Friday lost its appeal?

     

    Black Friday 2017, Eaton Centre
    Black Friday 2017, Eaton Centre

    Mavis Wu (12) | STAFF REPORTER

    Last Friday, November 24th, was none other than Black Friday – a day where consumerism reaches its peak – people waking up at the crack of dawn to line up for first access to the year’s best deals, people getting run over trying to snatch the sale items, and altogether, just a chaotic, yet appealing day of buying, buying, and more buying.… Read the rest

  • Editorials
  • bilingualism, bilinguisme

    Bilingualism is a necessity

    Being bilingual is a valuable skill.

    Chelsea Wu (9) | STAFF REPORTER

    Bilingualism is the ability to speak two languages. It holds a special meaning in Canada as people can communicate with both the Canadian official languages: English and French.

    There are many advantages to learning a foreign language in both our everyday lives, as well as in the workforce.Read the rest