By Ayesha Irfan Hey Knights! Welcome to Humans of Queen E, a space where teachers, students, and alumni can share their stories and experiences in a judgement-free, welcoming environment. For this week’s post we will be sitting down with Hafsa Hassan. Hafsa is currently a Somali grade eleven student who attends Queen Elizabeth Highschool. She has established herself as a prominent activist for Black Lives … Continue reading Hafsa Hassan
Hey Knights! Check out this week’s episode of The Squire’s Path, where we sit down with Ms. Gordey to discuss the AP programme, and learning during the time of COVID-19 at Queen E. Check out this week’s episode below, on Spotify, or on any other podcast services! Continue reading Episode 5: Ms. Gordey
Hey Knights! Are you ready to get your spook on at West Ed this weekend? Well make sure you check out all the cool Halloween events taking place at the Mall throughout the week! Stay warm indoors, and spend some time at one of Edmonton’s iconic landmarks, West Edmonton Mall! Check out Ayesha and Hafsah’s visit to West Ed last weekend below! As with all … Continue reading West Edmonton Mall – Halloween Events!
Welcome to the second post in Humans of Queen E, a space where teachers, students, and alumni can share their stories and experiences in a judgement-free, welcoming environment. Peter is a Grade 12 student at Queen E and is in the school’s senior basketball team. He has been playing basketball ever since grade 10, and despite starting off not too long ago, Peter is known … Continue reading Peter Kugba-Nyande
In the second episode of The Squire’s Path, we interview Pravin Wedage, an aerospace engineer studying for his PhD at the University of Toronto’s Institute for Aerospace Studies. Pravin received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Alberta, and his Masters of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Zinah and Pravin discuss what it’s like to study engineering … Continue reading Episode 2: Pravin Wedage
Hey Knights! Did you know this is the last weekend that the Corn Maze will be open for the season? If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, bundle up and check out the Edmonton Corn Maze! The Corn Maze is a great place to spend an evening out! Whether you’re getting lost in the corn field, or checking out some of the other … Continue reading The Edmonton Corn Maze
Welcome to Humans of Queen E, a space where teachers, students, and alumni can share their stories and experiences in a judgement-free, welcoming environment. Iman Janmohamed, an alumni from Queen Elizabeth High School and a current student in the Faculty of Arts at the University of British Columbia, is the first to share her story. As a South Asian Canadian, Iman has always been, in … Continue reading Iman Janmohamed
Welcome to the first episode of The Squire’s Path! The Squire’s Path is Queen E’s first official podcast, where we interview people from in and around Edmonton about their careers, achievements, and future goals. Have you ever wondered what you want to do after high school? Not sure where to study, what to apply for, or even what career interests you? Well The Squire’s Path … Continue reading Episode 1: Mr. Robertson
Have you got a skill you want to show off to the world? Are you an artist? Musician? Singer? Dancer? Poet? Performer of any skill really? Talented Knights is a segment where we will be showing off all the diverse skills our Queen E Knights have to show off! Got a skill you’d like to feature in Talented Knights? Contact Mr. Herrera with a video, … Continue reading What is Talented Knights?
At Queen E, our students and staff come from all over the world, and all walks of life. As Queen E Knights, we all contribute our strand to the multicultural fabric that makes our school so unique. Humans of Queen E is a weekly feature where we look at the students, staff, and alumni that make up our Queen E family. Everyone has a story … Continue reading What is Humans of Queen E?