Computer Upgrade at the Outlook Program

The Outlook Program supported by Burnaby School District and St. Leonard’s Youth and Family Services Society received a computer upgrade this year with technical support by Global Learning. Great connections to be made by youth in this educational day program where youth can work at their own pace and level.

Former UN Official Visits Burnaby Schools

On September 27th, Mr. George Somerwill will share his insights into the workings of the United Nations with students from all of the Burnaby secondary schools who attend the United Nations Connections club. The event will begin at 4pm in the Centre for Dialogue at Byrne Creek Secondary School. Mr. Somerwill is a former UN…

Selected Attendees of UNSCHR 2012

Congratulations Aishwi Roshan and Sunny Chen, both in grade 11 in the Burnaby School District, for being selected to attend a prestigious global conference for youth on human rights. These students are committed to raising awareness about global issues, and to learning constantly about what is going on in the world. The United Nations Student…

All Burnaby Students: an invitation to UNC

Look forward to the annual start-up meeting of the United Nations Connections student network on September 20th at 3:45pm in the Centre for Dialogue at Byrne Creek Secondary. The UNC is a district club focussing on┬áraising student awareness about global issues.┬áThe club meets most Thursdays from 3:45pm to 5:15pm. All interested students can come to…