“Living in Southwestern Ontario, we are often not exposed to the perspectives of the other provinces, and through this simulation, students can get a greater understanding of what it means to be Canadian, coast to coast.”
Lockers and walls plastered with colourful posters can feel overwhelming, especially when combined with mobs of friendly campaigners appealing to your school spirit with tiny, wrapped candies and chocolate. It’s easy for the information about who to vote for and how to vote to get lost in the bustle.
To get to know the mayoral candidates, FJORD contributors Emily Nighman and Kate Schneider asked them some questions about themselves and their campaigns.
To investigate if ABCD’s negative reputation is grounded in fact, FJORD interviewed five past and eight current ABCD members, as well as several teachers. Whether anonymous or named, interviewees shared both positive and negative aspects of the group and many suggested areas for improvement.
A stunningly accurate replica of Waterloo Collegiate in Minecraft, built by former WCI students, has been shared on YouTube.
It’s safe to say that most people break their New Year’s resolutions within a few weeks (maybe even a few days) of making them.
Our society constantly feels the urge to label people. Often, we are forced to sort ourselves into two groups based on gender on government forms, sports teams, and of course, when it comes to public washrooms.
The ensembles and orchestras that make up the WCI music department will be in full force this Thursday, December 10th, performing two mid-day concerts as well as the traditional evening feature at 7pm.
Here is a selection of pictures highlighting the music program at WCI this Fall.
Vote for the entrepreneurial group you thought created the best product for the best price.
For this artist spotlight, FJORD is featuring an actor, Brandon K., a grade 12 student at WCI. In the past twelve months, Brandon has auditioned for four different plays and gotten a leading role in all of them.
While Black Friday may be the best opportunity to buy gifts for the upcoming holidays or score that perfect deal you’ve been waiting for, customers must think carefully before participating.
This past Thursday, Waterloo Collegiate was met with the news that November 28th’s performance of the variety show, Concept, would be cancelled as a result of ongoing labour negotiations between the Ontario Public School Boards Association (OPSBA) and the Custodial and Maintenance Association (CAMA).