Langley Teens Run Food Drive

Langley Teens Run Food Drive

Writer, Parker Zhang During the pandemic, while people were closing up to protect themselves, a group of youth opened up to help the less fortunate. To help, they decided to run annual food drives. Power in You(th) is a school club and organization in Walnut Grove that seeks to raise awareness about food insecurity. Through […]

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 Abbotsford Flooding Affecting Gators

Abbotsford Flooding Affecting Gators

Club-Wide Contribution Parker Zhang, Jemma Van Grol, Miseo Park, Madeline Hanson, Maggie Johnson, Ian Kim, Hannah Park Hello everyone, I know that we are very privileged that we live in Walnut Grove and this is why I think it’s important that as GNN we report on local community issues. The current floods in Abbotsford have […]

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 Election Frenzy: 2021 Recap

Election Frenzy: 2021 Recap

Editor In-Chief, Parker Zhang Election season has finally and exhaustingly come to an end. Whether that be international, national, or extremely local, Gators have just been in the midst of a super election year. On the international front, the Dutch, Norwegians, and just recently, the Germans have held legislative elections. With their proportionally determined seat […]

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 COVID UPDATE: How Gators are Affected

COVID UPDATE: How Gators are Affected

Writer, Parker Zhang ***Written before April 23rd Update*** It was a little more than a year ago when the lockdown happened. Staying at home was the norm, and everyone was scared. Now, looking back we had a lot less to be worried about then. The new case numbers are minuscule compared to our third wave […]

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 Why You Should Not Be Buying Organic

Why You Should Not Be Buying Organic

Writer, Parker Zhang If you’re all about saving the planet, maybe abstain from organic. Because you’re actively hurting it. Now I know this is controversial. Organic is seen as pure, traditional and it brings a sense of common sense. When you buy organic, you feel that you are rebelling against synthetic fertilizers that poison our […]

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 Opinion: Does the Quarter System Work?

Opinion: Does the Quarter System Work?

Writer, Parker Zhang The quarter system allows us to form learning bubbles, mitigating the spread of COVID-19. But if we were to take a closer look. How is it working during quarantine?  Should we consider this as an alternative after the pandemic, and is it effective at all? During the lockdown of 2020, staff and […]

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 Check[this out]mate: The Queen’s Gambit Review

Check[this out]mate: The Queen’s Gambit Review

Writer, Parker Zhang. Chess clock ticking, pawns moving on the ceiling. Then, boom! Checkmate. Released on October 23, 2020, The Queen’s Gambit was received efficaciously well. Critics praised it for its well-thought-out storyline and its uncompromising protagonist who was real and not afraid of imperfection. With a 97% Rotten Tomatoes rating, I was itching to […]

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