Color Run 2017!

What better way to run a marathon than having color thrown at you along the way. The Color Run 2017, organized by the Rainforest Trust of Sri Lanka was held on March 11th, 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. We hit the road at Independence Square, from where we passed Racecourse to get back to where…

The Merge emerges 3rd at Gecko Factor!

After competing against the school’s most talented individuals, the Merge managed to secure 3rd place at Gecko Factor last Friday, the 17th of February (which also hap The Merge is our Grade 12 dance group who performed at our annual talent show. As a proud member of the ten individuals, I can confidently say that…

SAISA Badminton – Independent Photography

SAISA (South Asian Inter-Scholastic Association) this season brought together 10 international schools from across the Indian subcontinent to compete against one another in the sport of badminton. I, myself, had been playing and attending practice sessions regularly for a few months now, however, I still wasn’t able to make our school’s SAISA Badminton team. That…

Community Film Studio

Community Film recently unveiled its own dedicated studio in school. It is already solving many of our logistical problems when it comes to having our own workplace and storing our equipment. The new space comes equipped with a complete lighting kit consisting of green, black and white screens, 2 diffusor lights, 2 umbrella lights and…

Weekly Sinhala – A CF Program

Ars per the principal’s request to promote Sinhala, Sri Lanka’s primary language, in school, Community Film launched a new video series called Weekly Sinhala. Its purpose is to teach the OSC community one new Sinhala word/phrase by making a 30-40 second video every week. Although the series is a very effective method to support the…

Serve, Set, Spike!

Since I started playing volleyball a few weeks ago, I have become more aware of my physical abilities. I would say that not having done much physical activity over the course of the summer break hasn’t put me in a good shape. I noticed this during the strenuous warmups at the beginning of each practice…

Community Film – new horizons

During the first Thursday meeting of this year and semester, we went over many areas such as expectations and commitment, prospect projects, steps in creating a film, publishing, advertising, etc. It was an extremely successful meeting since the leaders weren’t the only ones talking, instead all the members were pitching in with their own opinions…