Monday, January 22, 2007

Language and Culture students learned about the importance of bilingualism in the professional world thanks to guest speaker Prem Rawal from the Canadian Armed Forces. Speaking to students in period three and four classes on Friday, January 19, Mr. Rawal also addressed justice issues, specifically Canadian military justice and the law of armed conflict.

Mr. Rawal is a soldier who also...

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Thursday, January 18, 2007

On Thursday, January 18th, Dr. Gillian MacKay, associate professor of music at the University of Toronto, conducted a workshop for 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.

Dr. McKay has an active career as an adjudicator and clinician...

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Tuesday, January 16, 2007

On Tuesday, January 16th in the LeVan Hall Theatre, Canadian journalist, columnist and non-fiction author, Linda McQuaig spoke to Senior School students as part of the Mac Campbell Chair in Economics Speakers Series. The series which is completely funded by TCS supporters, provides TCS students an incredible learning opportunity by featuring an exceptional line-up of guest speakers.


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Sunday, January 14, 2007

The TCS Parents' Guild is delighted to announce our plan to produce the School's very own cookbook. We need your help to make this initiative a reality! To participate in this delicious endeavour, submit your favourite recipe by January 22, 2007.

The printed cookbooks will contain recipes from parents, alumni, students, employees, and even some highly-guarded submissions...

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Thursday, January 11, 2007

As advertised in last summer's Guidance Gazette, you are cordially invited to an information session hosted by the Guidance Department to familiarize yourselves with the course selection process for Year 3. The session will take place Thursday January 25th at 7:00 p.m. in LeVan Hall Room 804.


The purpose of the evening is to increase awareness of the...

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Wednesday, January 10, 2007

On Monday, January 8th, award-winning author and seminar leader Carol Koechlin engaged TCS faculty in a group discussion on the topic of ""how to empower students to ask questions and care about answers."" The discussion was part of a professional development exercise the day prior to students returning from Christmas break.

Introduced by Librarian Shelagh Straughan, who has been...

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Monday, January 01, 2007

Alumni from the classes of 2002 to 2006 gathered at Scalleywags Restaurant in Toronto to catch up with each other and raise a glass of Christmas cheer.

We wish our young alumni the best of luck in the new year and look forward to seeing them again at our university branch receptions.

Saturday, December 30, 2006
On Friday November 17, 2006 social science students at TCS had the privilege of hearing first-hand about the social issues faced by Nicaragua and other Third World countries.
Thursday, December 21, 2006

Christmas break officially arrived at TCS at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 21st. Boarding students are expected to return on Monday, January 8th and all classes will commence on Tuesday, January 9th.

On behalf of Headmaster Grainger, and all faculty and staff, we would like to extend the warmest of holiday wishes to you and your family. We wish you safe travel over the festive season...

Wednesday, December 20, 2006

Year 2 and Year 3 Outdoor Education students have completed their custom paddle making project. Instructed by Health and Physical Education faculty members Tim Hay and Jennifer Powles, and partly inspired by their November 27th excursion to the Canadian Canoe Museum in Peterborough, students further shaped and customized their paddles from "blanks."

Supplied by Redtail Paddles in...

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