Articles by Lana Wehbeh

I am a Grade 9 student who loves to write, read, and share my stories and opinions with others!

Three Reasons To Care About French

Did you know J. Clarke Richardson has a French Club? The French Club meets every Thursday after school to practice, read, and learn about French. They do everything from games and community circles, to French songs and art. Unfortunately, French class is often viewed as a chore or a ‘good riddance’ type of subject. I…

CROSSING AFRICA: Mario Rigby’s Journey

What would you do if money was not an object, if family and friends were not an influence?  That was one of the many questions that J. Clarke Richardson students contemplated on October 27 during Mario Rigby’s presentation at our school. Who is Mario Rigby? He is one man who decided to trek across Africa…

Halloween and Cultural Appropriation

Now that October 3lst has arrived, many of us are rushing to get our costumes ready.  Halloween is definitely one of my favourite times of the year. After all, who doesn’t like dressing up and free candy? Although it is finally spooky season, it is important to stay safe and also respectful with the costumes… Thursdays after school in the library. New Members Welcome Anytime!