Chloe Nguyen

You are reading Humans of Queen Elizabeth, where students and staff who come from unique backgrounds and share their unique school experiences.   Chloe Nguyen is an alumni of Queen Elizabeth, and Class of 2020, starting with us from the 2017–2018 school year.  As a student who was extensively involved in virtually all manners of the school, she was not only part of the Health Care … Continue reading Chloe Nguyen

Ms. Beebe

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 one of Queen Elizabeth’s Assistant Principals, Ms.Beebe. Her passion for student advocacy truly sets her apart from the majority of the teachers at Queen Elizabeth. Ms.Beebe’s desire for change … Continue reading Ms. Beebe

Hafsa Hassan

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

Rian Hoyle

By Megan Reid Hey Knights! This week on “Humans of Queen E,” we’ll be sitting down with Rian Hoyle. Rian is a Queen Elizabeth High School alumni, a political science major and student at the University of Alberta. She is a self-proclaimed “MUN (Model United Nations) nerd,” who is now volunteering as a diplomatic aide at the same Model United Nations conference she attended all … Continue reading Rian Hoyle

Mr. Lytviak

By Zinah and Maryan Welcome to the third post of Humans of Queen E, where Queen E’s community can share their stories and experiences in a judgement-free, welcoming environment. Mr. Lytviak is an alumni and math teacher at Queen E. His teaching style greatly reflects his love of mathematics, which enables him to share more meaningful knowledge, and creates a better learning experience for students. … Continue reading Mr. Lytviak

Peter Kugba-Nyande

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

Iman Janmohamed

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