Bulletin

Today’s Bulletin

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER  21, 2017

DAY 2

8:40 – 10:02       Block 5

10:02 – 10:09       BREAK

10:15 – 11:35       Block 6

11:35 – 12:14       LUNCH

12:20  –  1:38       Block 7

1:44  –  3:03        Block 8

REMINDER:  PHOTO DAY TODAY

GENERAL

LIBRARY HOLD:

 

Emma Tang Sept 25
Shayan Abbaszadeh Sept 25

 SCHOOL STORE:  Grand Opening – Great deals Corntos & Yogo Ice – 3/99 cents            Mr. Johnson

HELLO VIKINGS:- Burnaby North is proud to have 2 universal washrooms.  One on the 2nd floor, in the North building near Room 218 and in the South building, 2nd floor, English Wing.  All students welcome.

BACK TO SCHOOL PIZZA SALE!  Christmas Cheer will be having a pizza sale TODAY,  Thursday at lunch in the North and South foyer.  Come get yours before it runs out!                        Mr. Sokugawa

Got Passion?  Are you passionate about an activity, a question or an experience? Are you building something? Competing? Conducting research? Learning a craft, or starting a business? Do you know someone at North who spends their time feeding their passion? We are looking for people (staff and students) who are meeting their passion with perseverance and are willing to share their process.  Contact Ms. Davis in room 32/33 or at Claire.davis@sd41.bc.ca to know more.                                          Ms. Davis

Help Shape our Makerspace:  Do you like the build things?  Want to learn how to make new crafts?  We are creating a makerspace in the library where staff and students can learn to craft, build, and design new projects but we need your help.  What are you interested in learning?  What skills are you willing to share with others?  Fill out our survey (on the Library Learning Commons website) by the end of the month for a chance to win a prize.  (Ms Cowley)

 

TUTORIAL LEADERS – those who signed up to be tutorial leaders in June please  come to TWO  important mandatory meetings

Meeting 1- September 18 at lunch in 218

Meeting 2- September 25 at lunch in the gallery   Please see Ms. Di Lauro in Room 40 if you have any questions regarding tutorial and check your email!

Tutorial Leaders wanted! There are still a few spots left for those interested in being tutorial leaders for 2017-18.  Please come see Ms. Di Lauro in Room 40 ASAP.                Ms. Di Lauro

INTERNATIONAL

ROCKY MOUNTAIN FIELD:  Trip is NOW FULL for October 20-23, 2017.    If you want to be added to the waitlist, bring in your completed forms.                                                                     Mr. Archibald

International Student Post Secondary Fair – Oct 2nd at Burnaby South 9am – 11am

 ​Are you a grade 11 or 12 international student wondering about where to study after high school? We have the perfect event for you! Come to the post secondary fair and talk to representatives from UBC, SFU, BCIT, Douglas College, Langara, Capilano U and more. UBC and SFU will also be giving presentations at the MJF Theatre. The Canadian Universities Event (CUE) is also happening at the same time at South and you will get a chance to talk to reps from universities all over Canada such as U of T, McGill, Waterloo and more. Please see Mr. Archibald or Ms. Teng-Davis for consent forms and hand in your forms by Monday Sept 25th. Hope to see you all there!

GRADS

UBC NOW OPEN FOR FALL 2018 APPLICATIONS:  Current Grade 12 students should visit http://you.ubc.ca/applying-ubc/how-to-apply?utm_source=ezRecruit&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=ubc-updates-2018​ for information on how to apply.                                                                                                                          Ms. Lim

CANADIAN ARMED FORCES UPCOMING INFORMATION SESSIONS:  Are you interested in serving your country while attending post-secondary?  Attend an information session at 620 Royal Avenue in New Westminster to learn more.

Thursday, 21 September at 6 PM: Paid Education Programs

Thursday, 28 September at 6 PM: Paid Education Programs

Thursday, 12 October at 6 PM: Paid Education Programs

Thursday, 26 October at 6 PM: Priority and Threshold (In-Demand) Occupations

UNIVERSITY OF VICTORIA: is accepting applications for September 2018.  Current Grade 12 students must self-report final Grade 11 and interim Grade 12 marks between February 15 and March 31, 2018, to be considered for early admission and grades-based entrance scholarships.  Complete details are available at uvic.ca/self-reporting                                                                                            Ms. Lim

LANGARA SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT:  Langara invites all Grade 12 students who are interested in their business school to attend an information session on Tuesday, October 3 at 7:00 pm in the A Building, Room 122A.                                                                                                                                  Ms. Lim

CLUBS

TECH EASY CLUB:  Tech Easy is looking for a new executive member.  If you would like to gain leadership experience, please fill out the online form at https://goo.gl/VxSmFM.  Applications are due Sunday (Sept. 24) Everyone is welcome to apply!                                                 Ms. Peckenpaugh

SPC CARD SALE at the North foyer for $10 each, everyday at lunch                              Mr. Sokugawa

GRADE 8 COUNCIL:  “Hey there Grade 8s!  Do you want to fundraise for your grad year?  Come out this Monday, Sept. 25th, Room 205 to be involved in Grade 8 Council!”                                   Ms. Mihic

WE YOUTH HELP FIRST MEETING:  Do you want to be a part of Sing-A-Grams.  Have a talent you want to perform live?  Want marketing and communications work experience?  Come to We Youth Help’s first meeting:  Room 212 at lunch TODAY, Thursday, Sept. 21st.  We’ve got comfy couches and snacks!

Ms. C. Carey

WORK EXPERIENCE/CAREER OFFICE

Chinese New Year Celebrations: Volunteers wanted for the CNY 2018 celebrations at Tinsletown from Feb 16-18. Applications available from Career Programs.

SPORTS

Co-ed volleyball intramurals tournament will start on October 2nd.
Complete your team roster and bring it to the sports center. All the games will be in the north gym at lunch. Great prizes for the winning team.                                                                       Mr. Miljanic