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  • 25/09/2020
    Change

    Age has, alas, withered me a little, and my 8-year old daughter’s eyesight vastly outshines mine. The other day, she pointed out a tiny detail below the Queen’s head on a pound coin: there, writ very small indeed, are two letters, ‘JC’. It turns out that these are the initials of artist Jody Clark, whose bas-relief portrait of the Queen has featured on the obverse of all British coins since 2015. As such, this piece of design has been reproduced well over five billion times, and has passed through all of our hands on countless occasions. I will concede that,

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  • 06/05/2021
    My first MUN Conference, by Mia Y12

    Around the beginning of March I signed on to do the Concordia Model United Nations Conference 2021. It was one of the biggest learning curves I have ever done in my school career. We do have a Model UN club within the school, but it is relatively new and has never done a conference before as a delegation. I really wanted to see how an actual conference works so I decided to sign up to one and see what happened. To clarify, Model UN gives students the ability to participate in organised debates on real world and current topics. You

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  • 06/05/2021
    Our virtual trip to Singapore by Lucy, Y8

    This morning, I was one of six Year 8 students who virtually flew to UWCSEA Singapore to take part in a Round Square pre-conference entitled ‘The Future of our Cities’. From the offset, it became clear that our task would be to produce an infographic on what the town of Blackpool may look like in 50 years’ time to present at the actual 3-hour conference, that will take place next Tuesday.  We now have a week to come up with a plan that we will present to over 200 delegates. After our task was explained, we then went into breakout rooms, this was an opportunity

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