A Cozy Night at Coffeehouse

By Meghan Oliver The stage was set with piano and all, the comfy couches were up front and centre, and the corner table was stacked with cookies, cakes, and plenty of coffee on the evening of November 23rd in the school cafeteria. At this year's Coffeehouse, hosted by the Lisgar Environmental Action Force (LEAF) club, … Continue reading A Cozy Night at Coffeehouse

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On Home Ice: How the Canada 150 Rink Shapes Our Community

By Sam Yee On Thursday December 7th, the Lisgar Varsity Girls’ Hockey team attended the grand opening of the Canada 150 skating rink on Parliament Hill. Among the list of speakers during the opening ceremony were Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage; Kent Hehr, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities; Eugene Melnyk, Owner of … Continue reading On Home Ice: How the Canada 150 Rink Shapes Our Community

Protest

By Peter MacDonald Protest Protesting is ineffective And you will never convince me that Activism creates change. Remain silent. It is morally wrong to Take a knee during the anthem, Raise your fist in defiance and Intentionally create discourse. Until people began to speak up The majority was the only voice Black lives matter Is … Continue reading Protest

Welcome to High School

By Nour Kurdi It’ll be the best four years of your life, they said. Enjoy your youth while you can, they insisted. And what better way to do that than to thoroughly appreciate every sleepless night, stressful deadline, and load of homework so graciously bestowed upon us? I mean, what’s not to enjoy? Two essays … Continue reading Welcome to High School