An Epilogue to DP1 CAS

Learning done outside the classroom is important to me and I’m able to achieve this through the Creativity, Action, and Service (CAS) program. At the beginning of DP1, I set some goals for myself with regards to the three different areas. As this school year comes to an end, it’s time to look over those…

COMUN 2016 Conference

Agendas have been debated, resolutions have been drafted and awards have been presented. COMUN 2016 has finally concluded. My participation in conference has been deemed successful due to my diplomatic attitude, active participation, and logical decision making. I may have not been the most important envoy as the delegate of Cuba in GA3, but when…

Being Globally Aware

As a learner of the 21st century, I feel obliged to engage with issues of global importance. It is necessary to play a part in the international community and develop as a global citizen. In an increasingly interconnected world today, communication and global awareness are of utmost importance, and I believe I am performing well…

COMUN Practice Debate 2

Practice Debate 2 (PD2) was by far my best performance yet. I spoke more than all previous times combined. I felt more confident and brought forth valuable ideas into the committee. Discussing the obliteration of the global black market of illegal drug trafficking and its related progenies. Practice Debate 1 (PD1) was the first real…

Debating Competition

As part of OSC’s nearly first ever debating team, I, along with my fellow teammates Ariana, Ika and Sanoj, set out to Elizabeth Moir on the 25th of September to tackle some arguments with other teams coming from schools all over Colombo. It was a strenuous experience for all of us as our team was…

Model United Nations

OSC’s MUN delegation this year looks very strong and has a lot of potential. We have delegates all the way from grade 7 to 11. Every Monday, we meet for an hour to prepare for the conference in February, whether it be through discussion or debate. Novices or experts, everyone will help us strengthen as…