Welcomed five members of Italy's Senate




The annual EMSB Public Speaking Competition for Secondary IV and V students took place on April 26 at Westmount High School. At the Secondary IV level, Samantha Bleiziffer of Vincent Massey Collegiate finished in first place for her address on the Art of Conversation. Mona Ghassemi of Westmount High School came in second for her speech On The Existence of God. Francesca Magliocco of Rosemount High School was third for her topic, Second Hand Smoke. In Secondary V competition, Katy MacDonald's speech on Homeless in Montreal won her first place honours. Marcella De Piano was second for her address on Idol Mania and finally, Nick Bohn of Westmount High School came in third for The Blindness of Western Civilization.