International Day of the Girl at École secondaire Saint-Joseph
In recognition of International Day of the Girl, several activities and presentations took place at École secondaire Saint-Joseph (Wawa) on October 25th. Ms. Lindy Purcell and Ms. Renée Delarosbil from the Centre Victoria pour femmes gave a presentation and organized several workshops for from grade 9 and 10 female students. The students then had the opportunity to take part in a Zumba class given by Ms. Mirinda Patterson, graduate from École Saint-Joseph. Grade 9 students then made their way to Timmins in the afternoon with teacher Ms. Lynne Burnham to take part in self-esteem and self-affirmation workshops hosted by Collège Boréal.