SFU Talk: Overcoming Inequality Featuring Richard Wilkinson

Featuring Richard Wilkinson THU APR 2 | 7:00 PM (doors open 6:00 PM) FREE tickets with registration Queen Elizabeth Theatre SFU Public Square and Vancity are proud to present the keynote event for the 2020 Community Summit Overcoming Inequality, featuring epidemiologist Richard Wilkinson, one of the world’s leading experts on the impacts of inequality and…

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Neonology Diversity Leadership Camp

Neonology is an award-winning series of workshops that focuses on demonstrating the power we have to stop discrimination and racism in our communities. The Centre for Diversity and Innovation (CDI) are having a FREE Spring Neonology Leadership Camp from March 16th to 19th. It’s a great opportunity for youth to connect with others, engage in…

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Global Days and Pink Day: Exploring Masculinity

Global Days and Pink Day is coming this February 24-26. The theme this year is Man Up, Mulgrave and through a number of events, Upper School students will examine definitions, expectations, and stereotypes of masculinity. Student organizers will also focus on mental health issues faced by men and boys; we look forward to welcoming guest…

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Take on Invasive Species on the North Shore! #Eco #Environment

Volunteer with the Lighthouse Park Preservation Society Lighthouse Park Preservation Society: a membership-based non-profit organization formed in 1998 to protect the natural integrity of Lighthouse Park; to promote public awareness of its natural features and to support the development of biological zones near the park boundaries. Email: lighthouseparkps@gmail.com Website: www.lpps.ca VOLUNTEER TITLE: Volunteer Weed and…

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5 Days of MSAC #HolidaySpirit

It’s back again… the annual Upper School 5 Days of SAC winter holiday tradition, sponsored the Middle Service Action Council. We’ve got something festive for you every day!  If that’s not enough, there is also a homeroom Gingerbread Cookie Decoration Contest. More than enough to get you full of holiday spirit. Check out the details…

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Supporting #GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable #DayoftheGirl

Today is the International Day of the Girl! Since 2012, October 11 has been marked as the International Day of the Girl. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. This year, under the theme, GirlForce: Unscripted and unstoppable”, we will celebrate…

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G7-11 CAS Folio goals and updates due this week!

Please make sure you have completed your DP and MYP CAS goals on your SEQTA Folio in time for your Advising Conferences this week. Need to know more? Ask your advisor teacher or just have the CAS Guides: G11 DP CAS GUIDE 2019-2021 G6-10 MYP CAS GUIDE 2019-2020 Antony Wilson Head of Global Engagement and…

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Looking for #Leadership in @WestVanDistrict? Join a Youth Committee!

Are you interested in becoming a member of one of our youth committees for the 2018/2019 school year? Application deadline for all committees for the 2019/2020 school year currently TBC (email Melanie Clark Clark for details or check the District youth leadership page here in September for updates). COMMITTEES YOU CAN BE A PART OF: Youth…

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Join the Global Nomads! #GlobalGoals

Are you interested in tackling global issues like white nationalism, climate change, gender inequality, FGM, human trafficking, poverty, drone warfare, food security, the illegal wildlife trade, fast fashion, transphobia, screen addiction, overconsumption, desertification, single-use plastics, white nationalism and more? Join the Global Nomads: get the conversation and action started, learn about the UN Global Goals!…

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Upper School Student Leadership Applications Follow-Up 2019-2020

If you applied for major leadership next year please read on… Thank you to everyone who applied for major leadership for next year via the common leadership application in April. Reviewing applications and following up with you can take some time for the different teams involved. Please note, you should hear back from faculty advisors…

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Global Week 2019: Taking on Inequalities Jan 28-Feb 1

The Upper School Global Nomads leadership team are facilitating our annual Upper School Global Week 2019 from Jan 28-Feb 1 which this year focuses on the United Nations Global Goals #5 gender equality and #10 Reduced Inequalities. There are a wide range of events happening including lunch time awareness activities, art and performance, guest speakers,…

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