Month: December 2016

Secret Santa

Article by Kamille Jude With the holiday season just around the corner and generosity in the air, what better way to bring loved ones closer together than with a Secret Santa? Although not everyone celebrates Christmas, the premise of both giving and receiving gifts is one that resonates within the entire Bearcat community. Oftentimes, groups […]

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Family & Friend Christmas Traditions

Article by Bethan Henderson With the sound of jingling bells in the distance it’s safe to say that Christmas is coming and it is now (un)officially socially acceptable to get hyped! It’s time to don an ugly Christmas sweater and get festive! There are so many things to look forward to in the upcoming weeks, […]

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Moana and Cultural Diversity

Article by Kylie Cyhn The highly-anticipated movie, Moana, has recently come out. It is gaining a lot of attention as it is  becoming known as the only Disney movie that doesn’t include a love interest, but rather focuses on the main character, Moana, and her own personal journey. Disney has been critiqued in the past […]

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Weird Things Teachers Are Doing Over The Break

Article by Georgia Limcaoco There are only two weeks left of school in 2016, and many members of the ISM community are looking forward to the long-awaited holiday break. With three full weeks of vacation, many students and teachers alike will be visiting or celebrating the holidays with family, binge-watching the latest Netflix shows, and […]

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Season 2 Friday Night Lights Recap

Article by Margarita Te  On November 5th, the second Friday Night Lights of the year was held for the Bearcat rugby and basketball teams, who battled it out on the fields and courts against students from other schools in Manila. All the JV and varsity basketball teams earned their victory over Brent; likewise, JV and […]

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Surreal Steals and Deals on Cyber Monday

Article by Selina de Dios Let’s face it, who doesn’t love a good sale? Something about the flashing red tags dangling on the original price tag is enough to coax anyone into making a purchase. And what makes it even better is when there are whole days dedicated to snagging bargains, one of the most […]

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