As exams approach, finding ways to keep yourself focused and motivated while studying seems to get more and more challenging. Studying with music in the background certainly isn’t for everyone, but it makes it much more interesting for me, personally. … Continue reading Songs to Get You Through Studying
Following the conclusion of the school year, students across Canada make the transition from high school to postsecondary education. The overwhelming excitement of being independent and making new friends clouds our judgement as we leave home while there is a … Continue reading We Aren’t Ready
Sabletine is a pastry and cake shop located on King Street South in Waterloo, just down the street from Uptown Waterloo. The owner, Kate Sauer, is proud to create authentic French pastries and cakes without the use of preservatives. Although … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Sabletine
I’ll Give You The Sun by Jandy Nelson is a beautiful coming-of-age story centered on twins Jude and Noah Sweetwine throughout their formative, adolescent years. Written in the points of view of both people, Nelson makes readers feel incredibly connected … Continue reading Book Review: I’ll Give You The Sun by Jandy Nelson
I had the pleasure of sitting down with Sonja Katanic, the co-founder of an online/print arts and culture literature magazine called Plasma Dolphin. She and her friend Emma Cohen started it here at WCI back in 2013. Their focus is, … Continue reading Getting to Know Plasma Dolphin
Although we seem to be heading into more fall-like weather, the temperature inside the school this past week was a struggle for most. Record-breaking heat caused students and staff alike to take refuge in the library or one of the … Continue reading Extreme Temperature At School: What’s the Plan?
You don’t have to know Ramla well to be aware of how passionate she is about sports at WCI. You almost never see her in the halls without her gym bag slung over her shoulder. She’s been a three-sport athlete … Continue reading Athlete Profile: Ramla Abdalla
In separate sit-downs, new co-mayors Ryan H. and Duncan M. shed some light on their plans for the upcoming school year at WCI. Ryan What is your main goal as mayor for this year? This year I think it’s really … Continue reading Meet Your New Co-Mayors: Ryan and Duncan