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Posted On Thursday, June 20, 2019

Durham Caribbean Multicultural Appreciation Day Enjoy delicious food, music, and meaningful traditions
 of the Caribbean
 
Event:                   Durham Caribbean Multicultural Appreciation Day                            
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Posted On Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Lights Camera Action Innovation: Lights, Camera, Action!
By Marissa Campbell 
G.L. Roberts CVI rolls out the red carpet for the Gettin’ Legendary Replay Film Festival and Challenge  
Secondary students from Grades 9-12 in the Durham District School Board (DDSB) were invited to submit a 3-5-minute short film to the Gettin’ Legendary Replay Film Festival and Challenge. This was the second time G.L Roberts CVI organized the challenge and participation more than...

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Posted On Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Elsie MacGill School board members, community representatives, students and parents have selected Elsie MacGill Public School as the name for the new north Oshawa school. 
Elsie MacGill was known as the "Queen of the Hurricanes" and is widely regarded as the world's first woman to earn an aeronautical engineering degree. She was the first woman in Canada to receive a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. MacGill worked as an aeronautical engineer during World War II and...

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Posted On Thursday, June 13, 2019

Anderson-GNI-1 Anderson CVI hosts their first ever Guys Night In event
This past May, Anderson Collegiate Vocational Institute (CVI) hosted their first ever Guys Night In. Approximately 95 Anderson CVI students and 25 elementary students from feeder schools attended the event at the school in Whitby.
The theme of Guys Night In was Young Men of Character , and the idea came from the students themselves. “Our Grade 11 and 12 guys came to us asking why there was a Girls Night In,...

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Posted On Thursday, June 13, 2019

SHSM-2 Students in the SHSM program at Pickering HS put on hard hats and got their hands dirty for a good cause
On May 29 th , students in Grades 11 and 12 in the Construction Specialist High Skills Majors (SHSM) program at Pickering High School teamed up with Habitat for Humanity Durham Region to participate in a Build Day. This is the second year that Pickering HS students in the SHSM program have participated in a Build Day, and plans for next year have already begun.
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