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By Gabe Nisker I get to school. It’s loud. Music blares. It hurt my eyes. So much pink. It might hurt for you to read this. So many short sentences. Anyways, Day of Pink was today. That’s April 12th, for those of you reading this on a day that isn’t April 12th. We celebrate LGBT+… Continue reading The One and Only Day of Pink
A inspiring comic strip about Day of Pink
by Julia Reinstien You hear a friend of yours say “that’s so gay”, you: (a) Call her out, it’s rude to use someone’s orientation as an insult (b) Suggest a new word she could use instead, “gay” isn’t the same as “bad” (c) Explain why it’s not ok to say, maybe she doesn’t know her… Continue reading Which shade of PINK are you?
Although FHCI is notorious for lacking spirit, there is one day each year that unites our school and brings out the spirit of each student and faculty member. This day is known as Day of Pink: the international day against bullying, discrimination, homophobia, transphobia, and transmisogyny. The Golden Falcon was fortunate enough to do an… Continue reading Exclusive Day of Pink Interview: Ms. Campbell
Hey Forest Hill! For THIS WEEK ONLY, our school’s Social Action Club is running a clothing drive for Syrian refugees who have recently arrived in Toronto. The goal of the campaign is to collect new and gently used clothing for New Circles in Toronto (http://newcircles.ca/). New Circles is currently focused on providing your clothing donations… Continue reading FHCI’s Fashion Week – Clothing Drive
Student Council, Prefects, GSA and Craft Club are hard at work preparing FHCI's annual Day of Pink - April 13th!
By: Lorena Baston On average, 64% of the victims have been bullied at school. The rate of discrimination experienced among students who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans-identified, Two-Spirited, Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) is three times higher than heterosexual youth. On average, girls are more likely to be bullied on the Internet than boys will… Continue reading Day of Pink: Did you know?
It has become an annual tradition to celebrate the International Day of Pink here at FHCI. Last year, our school demonstrated strong and impressive spirit at the big event. An official ceremony was held in our gymnasium and was attended by Toronto Police Services' 53 Division, the Service's Lesbian Gay Bisexual… Continue reading Throwback to FHCI Day of Pink 2015
By: Janet Chukwu Last year, Forest Hill Collegiate had the privilege of working with the Toronto Police to create an amazing Day of Pink event. The school showed exceptional school spirit, with the entire school dressing in pink for the special day. Image from TPSNews.ca Day of Pink started when a… Continue reading Day of Pink: Why we celebrate it
Dear Students and Staff of Forest Hill Collegiate Institute, We are thrilled to share the release of the 2016 Winter Edition of the Golden Falcon Online Newspaper with you! We would like to thank our hardworking and talented contributors and editors for all of the content in this edition. Everyone, including Mr. Lee and Ms.… Continue reading Letter from the Editors (Winter 2016)
By Austin Kranc 1. Why do students become uncouth on weekends? Because they have no class. 2. Why do science students work best together? Because they have chemistry. 3. Why did the student break his carrot in half at 11:45 AM? Because it was lunch break. 4. Why do students turn on computers, on hot… Continue reading High Five (Edition II)