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Global Village international fashion show makes come back after COVID-19 cancellations

Global Village international fashion show makes come back after COVID-19 cancellations

Anjali Noel Ramesh, Editor-in-Chief March 21, 2022

RBHS English Language Learning (ELL) teacher Lilia Ben-Ayed and over 20 students hosted the annual Global Village fashion show Thursday, March 17 during all A, B and C lunches. A long, elevated runway...

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Coronavirus isolates but also unifies; an international outlook on the pandemic

Sarah Mosteller March 22, 2020

Students aged 15-20 from around the world share their experiences as they face the COVID-19 pandemic. Many countries are enforcing social distancing, causing feelings of isolation to creep in, but amidst...

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International Day of Families celebrates diverse family structures

Sarah Ding May 14, 2019

he annual celebration of the International Day of Families takes place May 15. The holiday, proclaimed by the General Assembly of United Nations in 1993, reflects the importance of family to the international...

Global Village week ends with cultural food, experience

Global Village week ends with cultural food, experience

Cassidy Viox February 24, 2017

Hundreds of students visit each booth in the hallways during Global Village. Booths often offer food, beverages, souvenirs and information about each country represented.  Seniors Alec Monte (left) and...

Global Village fashion show cultivates style, diversity

Global Village fashion show cultivates style, diversity

Joy Park March 17, 2016

The widely anticipated Global Village International Fashion Show took place on Wednesday, March 16 in the main commons. Traditional garment and apparel from over 30 countries were represented and modeled...

photo by Abdul-Rahman Abdul-Kafi

Global Village begins today

Abdul-Rahman Abdul-Kafi March 9, 2015

As students entered the main door this morning, they noticed something strange about the commons. A few dozen flags from other countries were hanging from the ceiling. For the Freshman population, this...

IOC students say farewell to familiar friends

IOC students say farewell to familiar friends

Jimin Lee May 30, 2014

Members of International Cultural Organization are getting foods. Ji young Kim is an international student who came to Rock Bridge High School two years ago from South Korea.  Just as some as other international...

Apps of the week: KakaoTalk, Hemingway App and 2048

Apps of the week: KakaoTalk, Hemingway App and 2048

Sophie Whyte April 6, 2014

New apps come out daily; sometimes it almost seems by the hour. There are so many to choose from, but here are a few that shouldn't escape your attention this week. [tabs active="3"] [tab title="Messaging"] KakaoTalk I've...

Debbie McDonough walks down the catwalk. Photo by Sophie Whyte.

Disruption at Global Village fashion show baffles, disappoints

Afsah Khan March 11, 2014

Ever since I was a sophomore, I’ve looked forward to the Global Village fashion show. Every year, I start planning my outfit a month in advance and lay it out the night before so I’m ready to go in...

Global Village celebrates diversity among students

Global Village celebrates diversity among students

Luke Chval March 8, 2014

The normal walls of RBHS peeked out in small spots, behind the vast amount of flags, decorations, people and booths set up in anticipation for the annual Global Village event on the morning of  Friday,...

Poetry, arts and crafts kick off Global Village week

Poetry, arts and crafts kick off Global Village week

Afsah Khan March 5, 2014

As student volunteers painted delicate patterns of henna onto students' hands, the onlooking crowd listened to recitations of international poems during lunch today. The festivities kicked off Global Village...

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