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Q&A: Senior Maddie Park gives overview of Legislative Council

Q&A: Senior Maddie Park gives overview of Legislative Council

Mingjie Zhong

March 10, 2017


Filed under Briefs

[su_dropcap style="flat" size="4"]E[/su_dropcap]very other Thursday, Legislative Council members congregate in room P1 during tutorial to discuss issues that affect the student body, such as increasing tutorial time or resolving traffic bottlenecks. Members comprise of Leadership class students and stu...

Legislative Council: Has it served its purpose?

Legislative Council: Has it served its purpose?

Stephanie Lam

November 26, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, OPINION

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]n Monday or Thursday, during tutorial, student representatives from fifth period classrooms are called to the auditorium to attend a Legislative Council meeting. Legislative Council was originally created to help strengthen the voices of students on campus, but after three years...

Legislative Council succeeds in allowing students to voice their opinions

Legislative Council succeeds in allowing students to voice their opinions

Stephanie Lam

October 25, 2015


Filed under Briefs

During Thursday's tutorial, where a majority students take the 30-minutes of free time to study for upcoming tests and ask peers and fellow teachers about homework assignments, a selected group of students head to the auditorium. It’s not for a study session or a work time, it’s  time for legisla...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Legislative Council

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Legislative Council

Rahul Iyer

October 23, 2014


Filed under NEWS, Ten Things You Didn't Know About

The purpose of Legislative Council, the student legislature, is to incorporate student input into school decisions by allowing representatives to pass motions, such as for the approval of clubs. Here’s a look at the procedure for passing motions. ...

New Legislative Council reaches out to student body

New Legislative Council reaches out to student body

Karen Feng

February 5, 2014


Filed under Briefs, NEWS

Council members discuss club approval and using student opinion to implement change. Read More »...

Legislative Council plagued by a lack of opinions

Daniel Fernandez

November 27, 2013


Filed under OPINION

Student representatives not taking full advantage of Legislative Council. Read More »...

Legislative Council approves two new clubs

Legislative Council approves two new clubs

Karen Feng

November 15, 2013


Filed under NEWS

Council approves club motions Operation Christmas Child, ECSB E-Waste Drive and Typhoon Haiyan Red Cross fundraiser at third meeting. Read More »...

Legislative council gives the student body an opportunity to voice their opinions

Christine Liang

October 8, 2013


Filed under OPINION

[soundcloud url="http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/114488196" params="" width=" 100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] [toggle_code title="transcript"]This year, the Leadership program has made it a goal to be more inclusive and better represent the wants of the entire student body. To achieve...

Legislative Council aims to foster communication with students

Legislative Council aims to foster communication with students

Varsha Venkat

August 22, 2013


Filed under NEWS

Student representatives from each fifth period class will meet with Leadership monthly to discuss changes and new additions to school activities. Read More »...