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We Are

The Student Media Site of William Clarke College

We Are

The Student Media Site of William Clarke College

We Are

We Are 2

We Are 2

We Are Editorial Team May 15, 2024

Well, here we are (pun not intended, but unfortunately there was no better way to put that phrase), our second trip around the sun and still standing strong, what a journey it has been. A few days ago...

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Experiencing the Solar Eclipse

Kyler T (North Carolina) May 15, 2024

This article was originally published by Cape Fear Voices/Teen Scene. It has been republished with permission as part of We Are’s international student voice partnership. On April 8, 2024, a...

We Are Turning 2 - Submit Your Photos

We Are Turning 2 – Submit Your Photos

We Are Editorial Team May 8, 2024

We Are’s second anniversary is just around the corner. To say it’s been a chaotic year would be an understatement. So much has been achieved, and there is so much more to come.   In preparations...

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Insidious Invitation to be a Pugilist

Mr Noble April 10, 2024

I receive many odd invitations. Sometimes it might be because I’m odd, but other times I’m not sure of the reason. A few weeks ago I received an invitation in my College email. I don’t know whether...

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You Are Your Own Voyeur

Emmy R (North Carolina) April 3, 2024

This article was originally published by Cape Fear Voices/Teen Scene. It has been republished with permission as part of We Are’s international student voice partnership. A few weeks ago, I had...

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Bullying – An Immigrant’s Perspective

Thurston L (Year 12) April 2, 2024

As an immigrant in Australia, I have gone through the painful bullying present everywhere in the system. There is no escape from harsh bullying due to the way I speak or the comments about me simply because...

Rejected, Accepted, Experienced

Rejected, Accepted, Experienced

Marziyah P (Year 10), Chief Contributor March 27, 2024

I would describe my involvement in Work Experience as exciting, yet scary and challenging. It was either figuring out what career to pick from the millions to choose from, being rejected constantly from...

The Best Camp Week Ever!

The Best Camp Week Ever!

Anson L (Year 12) March 27, 2024

William Clarke College’s Outdoor Education Program has never been greater, at the helm for timetabling Year 12's Camp Week Experience (which may I add will be our last) was no other than Director of...

The Sports Uniform

The Sports Uniform

Dayna E (Year 11), Chief Contributor March 26, 2024

Although I have found confidence, the pain still lingers each time I share my story of the unfair and dehumanising experiences I have faced alongside other students at William Clarke College.   Strong...

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Introducing… Mr Pullen!

Isabella A (Year 8), Chief Contributor March 13, 2024

Attention all bookworms (and non-readers)! Get ready to meet the newest member of library staff: Mr Pullen! If you have been here since prep, and are in your senior years of high school, you may remember...

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Meaning of International Women’s Day to the Female Staff of WCC

Mahina A (Year 11), Chief Contributor March 6, 2024

For this We Are article I asked two female staff of William Clarke College to answer some questions I had about International Women’s Day. I hope this article helps people understand and appreciate why...

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Banana Boys, Bellyflops, an Overpriced Canteen: The Swimming Carnival

Isabella A (Year 8) and Ira S (Year 8) February 14, 2024

The swimming carnival pulses with excitement, as students dash up and down the stairs, their anticipation noticeable against a backdrop of mixed emotions about the upcoming races. Meanwhile, competitive...

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