We know our smartphones are bad for us. Our teachers tell us, our parents tell us, and we see it in the media. So why can’t we force ourselves to put them down? Recent research that has come out in … Continue reading The Truth About Smartphones
Logan Paul is said to be one of the most successful YouTuber’s to date. He was previously ranked on YouTube’s Google Preferred Programme which placed ads on YouTube’s top 5% content makers. He has also gained fame through the now-discontinued … Continue reading Logan Paul Causes an Internet Brawl
If you are like the majority of senior students at WCI then you likely have a part-time job or are at least on the market for one. And at that job you likely get paid minimum or student wage. And … Continue reading More Than Just a Pay Raise
The Future is Female; not to be interpreted to say men are the less significant gender, nor is it saying that women are the more significant gender, rather that women will no longer live in a male-dominated world. This phrase … Continue reading The Future is Female
Dear United States of America, On September 28th, 2017, a man by the name of Stephen Paddock checked into room 32135 at the Mandalay Bay Hotel. From his room on the 32nd floor of the hotel, he had a clear … Continue reading Dear America
The WCI parking lot situation is getting out of hand. At the end of the day, everyone leaves at the same time. This creates so much traffic in the parking lot and all the way down Hazel street. The 7 … Continue reading WCI’s Parking Lot is Getting Out of Control
A look at WCI’s Mental Health Week Continue reading WCI Mental Health Week 2017
WCI’s very own, Ken Gao, had one of his new singles featured yesterday morning on CBC Radio One. The song is an original called “I’m Yours”and features another WCI student, Jacquelyn Morley, on vocals. In a brief interview, Ken told Fjord … Continue reading WCI Musician, Ken Gao, Featured on CBC Radio One
Highlights from Fast for Freedom 2017! Continue reading Fast For Freedom 2017!!!
With the spirit election coming to an end, many are wondering who will be declared the new Spirit Directors of Waterloo Collegiate Institute. Here are a list of the candidates that you will be able to vote. Chloe Jin … Continue reading Who will be the new Spirit Directors??!
A new petition has been created by the Social Innovation Club to remove the Hat Ban at Waterloo Collegiate Institute. The petition is a result of Social Innovation Club observing the many signs of student dissatisfaction over the no hat … Continue reading Petition to Remove Hat Ban
Craig Nickel is head of the Student Activities department and a guidance counsellor at Waterloo Collegiate Institute, but to many he is also a friend. This week Mr. Nickel will begin to spend less time at WCI as he will … Continue reading Mr. Nickel to Coach UW Women’s Basketball Team
In our society, a lot of people are exposed to the presence of technological material on a daily basis and can not live without them. With the constant technological exposure students have within the school, WRDSB had decided to implement … Continue reading New Aspect to Teaching: Chromebook Addition
Could this be the end of WCI as we know it? Talk around town is that there are big plans for WCI. The future of our school is currently being discussed including a partnership between the Waterloo Region District School … Continue reading Future of WCI
This past Wednesday, just over 40 Senior Orchestra musicians boarded a bus to head to MusicFest Nationals in Ottawa, ready to compete in the national music … Continue reading WCI Wins Gold at MusicFest