One of the many clubs at Marc Garneau is Chess Club, which meets at lunch on Thursdays. Chess Club is a place for students to test their skills against friends, improve their tactics, and maybe even stand out enough to qualify for the Chess Team.
This week, MGCI hosted its annual club fair. Students visited different booths to learn about the various clubs offered at the school. Some popular booths included Eco Team, GSA, Kardia, Key Club and the Reckoner, MGCI’s award winning newspaper.
Over 90 MGCI students competed at the 2019 HOSA Spring Leadership Conference held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, with 38 placing in the top 10 of their category. Categories span various healthcare related topics, such as CPR, Epidemiology, and Sports Medicine. The top 3 students of each category will compete internationally in Orlando this June.
This Wednesday, students from grades 9 to 12 participated in the University of Waterloo’s Canadian Computing Contest. Students could choose to either undertake the junior level or the senior level in order to qualify for the Canadian Computing Olympiad in May.