Posts tagged ‘high-school’

Reflections on a reunion

Last night was my 20th high school reunion. It was held in a night club in West Vancouver. That, on the face of it, sounds bizarre…

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Looking at yourself, 20 years later

This September, I’m attending my 20-year high school reunion. The invitation got me thinking about Facebook’s influence on reunions, and about a video I made twenty…

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Gretzky, Montana and Will Smith at a High School Football Game

I just read this silly National Post piece about Wayne Gretzky’s interest in his team moving to southern Ontario. The article contains a throwaway reference to…

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Adios to the Communal Shower

Over at YPulse, Anastasia links to a story about the declining popularity of the communal shower after high school gym classes: Longtime physical education teachers say…

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When Do Our Children Need to See Both Sides?

Today over at The Conscious Earth, there’s a post about Heather Stillwell, hyper-conservative rabble rouser: As Conscious Earth visitors read last month, free copies of An…

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From the obvious media observations file: Girls aren’t keen on computers

The New York Times reports on the continuing lack of girls entering computer science programs. Of the 21,400 students who took the AP computer science exam in 2001,…

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