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Two weeks of summer – Summer at Woodstock 2018

After two weeks in the fresh mountain air of Summer at Woodstock, children have returned home invigorated—not only by the air, but by exposure to new ideas, the cultivation of new skills, and by a host of new friendships! Our first week included some beautiful sunny days that allowed for...

CFI intern Alisa
CFI Student Intern – Alisa

Alisa is a student intern at the Centre for Imagination, with a particular focus on graphic design. She shares her experience of her internship at the CFI.   What attracted you to becoming a CFI intern? I liked what the CFI was trying to offer Woodstock, and I wanted to help. What have you...

CFI Resident Intern Tomas Forman
Tomas Forman – CFI Resident Intern

Tomas Forman, a gap year student from the United States, joined the Centre for Imagination during the Winter and Spring of 2018. Here he tells the story of his time in India, his work at the Centre, and how it's impacted him.   How did you find out about internships at the...

Woodstock Coffee House

In pictures - Woodstock Coffee House This week saw Woodstock's first Coffee Night, where students gathered to share their personal stories, original poetry and acoustic music. The standard of performance was truly excellent, with a huge range of subject matter - from tales of facing and overcoming discrimination in New York, to broken...

Woodstock’s got talent

In pictures - Early and Middle Years Talent Show With singing, dancing, comedy and even a Punjabi-flavoured take on Roald Dahl's The Twits, our Early and Middle-Years students took to the stage on Friday to show what an extremely talented bunch they are. And in keeping with our guiding principle of walking...

JSB

Junior Senior Banquet - or JSB - is Woodstock School's prom night, a chance for Grades 11 and 12 to have fun and enjoy while Grade 10 deals with all the logistics (safe in the knowledge that next year they'll be the ones who get to sit back and relax!). [gallery...

Spring Concerts – in pictures

Our Spring Concerts celebrate the amazing musical talent Woodstock students possess and what can be achieved with hard work and dedication. This year's concert season runs until Friday 27 April - you can watch the performances live and catch-up on any you've missed on our livestream. [gallery size="full" columns="1" link="file" ids="29555,29545,29601,29546,29598,29550,29583,29558,29553,29600,29562,29552,29549,29561,29556,29547,29590,29595,29557,29587,29589,29554,29551,29604,29559,29584,29560,29597,29585,29586,29603,29588,29591,29592,29594,29596,29599,29602"]  ...

Power to change the world

On Sunday, April 15, the Centre for Imagination hosted renowned environmental engineer, physicist, and co-founder of the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) Amory Lovins. Lovins has led a 40-year career in the environmental industry, both as a consultant for profitable innovations but also in the public sector as a soft energy...

Crossfit for purpose

[gallery link="file" size="large" columns="1" ids="29191,29190,29166,29171,29182,29164,29183,29181"] Students have been pushing their fitness to the limits with the help of local instructors. Crossfit, put simply, is a combination of strength and cardiovascular muscular training at high intensity for 20-45 minutes. Steve Luukkonen, Head of PE and Health at Woodstock, drafted in support from Crossfit,...

John Sagan – Resident Scholar at the Centre for Imagination

John Sagan joins the Centre for Imagination as a Resident Scholar from Evanston, Illinois outside of Chicago. He was a teacher for 8 years before deciding to go to Law School. He went on to be Lawyer in 1983, starting his career in New York before moving to Mayer Brown...