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Tuesday, January 29, 2008

On Tuesday, January 29th, Dr. Colleen Richardson, director of the Wind Ensemble at University of Western Ontario came to the School as a guest conductor of the TCS Wind Ensemble band. Dr. Richardson, currently UWO's assistant professor in music performance studies and music education, worked with the TCS ensemble in preparation for their upcoming performance at the Ontario Band Association (...

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Tuesday, January 29, 2008

As February break weekend quickly approaches, boarding students who are not travelling home for the holiday can consider a "homestay" option before the break arrives.

The "homestay" option from International Student Guardianship Canada, includes complete parental supervision, three meals per day with snacks and participation in numerous family activities. Students will be picked up and...

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Monday, January 28, 2008

Click here to listen to Malakai Kirkpatrick's winning speech on Harper Lee

By Pam Dew, Senior School faculty

The Osler Speaking Contest was initiated over 25 years ago by the late Sir Edwin Leather '37 in honour...

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Thursday, January 24, 2008

On Thursday, January 24th, Dr. Gillian MacKay, associate professor of music at the University of Toronto, returned to TCS as a guest conductor of the TCS Wind Ensemble. Noted as one of Canada's finest band conductors, Dr. MacKay has one of the very best university wind ensembles in the country and is a much sought after clinician.

During the hour and a half long session, TCS students...

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Wednesday, January 23, 2008

On Friday, January 18th in the lower gymnasium, TCS alumni returned to campus to play in the annual exhibition game against Bigside boys basketball. Old Boys Nick Babiuk '02, Denby Christ '02, Courtney Christ '95, Kevin Park '07, Grant Dalrymple '97, Adam Petty '05, Samuel Outerbridge '06, Geoffrey Holmes '06, Graham Douglas '90, Scott Willis '95, Jason Taylor '90 and Nate Dove '07 were joined...

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Thursday, January 17, 2008

On Thursday, January 17th, in the LeVan Hall Theatre, War Child Canada CEO Dr. Samantha Nutt spoke to Senior School students and guests as part of the Mac Campbell Chair in Economics Speakers Series.

The recipient of numerous humanitarian awards for her work in support of war-affected children, Dr. Nutt shared with the attendees her more than 10 years of experience working in war zones....

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Tuesday, January 15, 2008

By Colin Powles, Junior School faculty

On Tuesday, January 15th in LeVan Hall Theatre, about 50 TCS parents and teachers gathered to hear child behaviour expert Ronald Morrish speak on the topic of raising responsible children. Mr. Morrish's books include The Secrets of Discipline: 12 Keys for Raising Responsible Children, With All Due Respect, and his new...

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Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Tickets and schedule information are available for the TCS winter production of the Shakespearean comedy Twelfth Night. The production will run from Wednesday, February 20th to Friday, February 22nd in LeVan Hall Theatre. All performances begin at 7:30 p.m.

Written by William Shakespeare and named after the Twelfth Night holiday of the Christmas season, the play is set in...

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Monday, January 14, 2008

TCS will be visiting Mexico City this month to showcase the School to prospective families. Admissions Officer Adrienne Ross will be at Hotel Nikko on Wednesday, January 23rd at 6:00 p.m. to host a reception.

Thursday, January 10, 2008

As many of you know, earlier this year the Ontario government created a new statutory holiday, known as Family Day, which will occur annually on the third Monday of February. The inaugural holiday will occur on Monday, February 18, 2008.

Trinity College School sets its academic calendar several months in advance of the start of the academic year, so the recent announcement means that...

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