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Normal Never Sounded So Good! Last Thursday I had the pleasure of assisting Susanne Raye, our Director of Junior School, by escorting three of our Grade 4 students down to UBC's Faculty of Sciences. Aberdeen Hall and a number of other local schools worked with parents and the UBC faculty to facilitate participation in an adolescent brain blood flow experiment. I was really looking forward to learning more about this field of research. What an interesting and enjoyable experience! For starters, I was amused by the walk to UBC itself. I had forgotten that an 8-year olds' youthful exuberance prohibits…

Creating an "Unselfie" Generation Have you watched the below youtube clip? It is an interesting 90 seconds which really is a sign of the times; sort of a cultural and generational moment that represents some of the influence of modern communication technology.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngt1JK3DyOU It all started approximately 15 years ago, about the time that digital photography became mainstream, and is now a distinct part of the millenials' make-up. The biggest difference between digital verses negative film photography is not so much the quality of photo, but rather the sheer volume of…