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The Student Media Site of William Clarke College

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The Student Media Site of William Clarke College

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Wise Words of the Week...

Wise Words of the Week…

June 23, 2022

"I’ve long said America is a nation that can be defined in a single word: ahwazinnafoothiminnawhu...”  Most popular US President of all time Joe Biden, speaking in a press conference celebrating...

We Are the Student Voice

We Are the Student Voice

Timothy Z (Year 11) June 22, 2022

As we all know the Student Representative Council gathers every term to discuss important matters regarding the school. Your Year Leaders from across grades, the Prefects, and the College Captains meet...

My Conversation with a Catholic Christian

My Conversation with a Catholic Christian

Zoe L (Year 11) and Steph M (Year 12) June 15, 2022

Continuing my conversation series, this week I’m interviewing Steph from Year 12 about her Catholic faith...   In a few sentences, what do you believe?  I believe that one God truly does exist....

The Student in Student Voice

The ‘Student’ in Student Voice

Ellina G (Year 10), Chief Contributor June 15, 2022

A buzzword uttered at almost every assembly; ‘Student Voice’ is the new trend in education. You hear it everywhere, from the executive team to the new college student newspaper! Empowering students...

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The Interest Rate Rise: and What it Means for Us…

Aidan G (Year 12), Chief Contributor June 14, 2022

If you’ve read the news at any point this week, you will probably have noticed that the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has increased its interest rate - sometimes called ‘cash rate.’ If you are...

What does it mean to be a good Christian?

What does it mean to be a good Christian?

Carli S (Year 9), Chief Contributor June 14, 2022

As a Christian, living a good life can sometimes feel drastically different to that of a non-believer.   Maintaining your relationship with the God and really listening to his message, rather than...

Assessments - How Much is too Much?

Assessments – How Much is too Much?

Grace C (Year 10), Chief Contributor June 14, 2022

Assessments (or culminating tasks) aren't something we, as students, are strangers to. Since the beginning of our Secondary School careers, we’ve gotten used to the way these tasks work. Four tasks per...

Acing a Scientific Report

Acing a Scientific Report

Carli S (Year 9), Chief Contributor June 14, 2022

Over the last couple of years, I have written my fair share of scientific reports, and I must admit … they were pretty boring. Nonetheless, scientific reports are a crucial part of the scientific process,...

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Is Nadal nearing his expiration date?

Elina K (Year 12), Chief Contributor June 14, 2022

Last week on the 5th of June 2022, Raphael Nadal claimed his 22nd tennis Grand Slam Title against Casper Ruud in the French Open Final, historically making him the oldest winner to win on a clay-court...

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State of Origin: Round 1

Anson L (Year 10), Chief Contributor June 14, 2022

Suddenly, it was that time of year again; “Australia’s greatest rivalry” fight to claim the ultimate title in the NRL (and bragging rights for their state). The State of Origin consists of a three-game...

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Is Stranger Things 4 Worth the Hype?

Archie M (Year 10) June 14, 2022

In late 2019, when they Netflix announced Stranger Things would be getting a fourth season, I was worried. Season 3 had concluded the show phenomenally, and I just couldn’t see any justification for...

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75th Cannes Film Festival

Olivia S (Year 11), Chief Contributor June 14, 2022

At the 75th Cannes Film Festival, the thrill of the silver screen was alive and well. Actors, directors, and filmmakers gathered in Cannes, France, from May 17th to May 28th to honour the significance...

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