Visiting universities in BC

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By Vy Dang, international student from Vietnam studying at Burnaby South Secondary School I believe universities are attractive places to visit. I have never been to such enormous universities before. I really like the University of British Columbia, since it looks like a small city inside a city. The view is breathtaking; not only can […] Read More »

Hiking in North Vancouver

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By Chiara Beltrami, international student from Italy studying at Burnaby Mountain Secondary School On October 15th I went with Sara, an Italian girl, and her home-stay sister Carla, to the Canyon Lynn Park, in north Vancouver. We decided to go there because the weather that day, even if it was October, was really sunny and […] Read More »

My home away from home

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By Vy Dang, international student from Vietnam studying at Burnaby South Secondary School Burnaby South is my home away from home. When I was in Vietnam, I was so excited that I searched all the photos of Burnaby South on Google. However, there were not so many pictures. When I first arrived here, I could […] Read More »

Winter formal

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By Vy Dang, international student from Vietnam studying at Burnaby South Secondary School To be honest, I am an introvert, because I am not really interested in parties. However, since this is my last year in high school, I decided to go to Winter Formal. It was the best decision ever, since it was my […] Read More »

Learning about new cultures

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By Zeynep Dükkancılar, international student from Turkey studying at Burnaby Mountain Secondary What I really like about BC is that there are so many events everywhere you can go to, both cultural and modern. This gives us international students many opportunities to meet new people and make friends who share similar interests. When I first came […] Read More »