About The Edge

Since 1997, The Edge has been the independent voice of the students of Gleneagle Secondary.

The Edge is a member of the Quill and Scroll Society and has been recognized with International First Place Awards (1999, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017) and George H. Gallup Awards (2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2018).

The Edge conforms and adheres to the standards and style of the Canadian Press and is produced by the New Media classes.

Additional articles, opinion pieces, and features, and letters to the editor will be printed as space allows. Letters to the editor must be signed, clearly indicate grade or school position, and be free of libel. Alternately, letters may be submitted electronically from any SD43 account to
theEdge@SD43.bc.ca.

The Edge reserves the right to edit any submitted material for accuracy, spelling, and grammar, brevity and style.

Fair Use & Dealing

The Edge makes use of various copyrighted online visual resources for the purposes of criticism, commentary, athletic, and news reporting. In accordance with the United States doctrine of “Fair Use,” as outlined in Section 107 (Title 17, U.S. Code). The Edge also follows the Canadian “Fair Dealing” as outlined under the Copyright Act of Canada, Section 29. These images are for non-profit educational purposes and not intended to affect the potential market for, or value of, the copyrighted work. Registered copyright owners may request a removal on an image by email at TheEdge@sd43.bc.ca.

Amanda Ding

Amanda Ding

Senior Editor

Amanda Ding has been a member of the The Edge since September 2017. She was one of the journalists and editors for The Cutting Edge (2018-2019) and is currently a senior editor for The Edge. Amanda can be found listening to jazz and creating her next conspiracy theory. Her hobbies include playing piano, hiking, and vlogging as her alternate personality.

Diane Huang

Diane Huang

Senior Editor

Diane Huang is a senior editor who has worked with the school paper since 2017. She was one of the writers for the Cutting Edge in 2018 and is now, finally, promoted to senior editor. When Diane is not drinking tea, she can be found writing poetry, gardening and dreaming of world domination. Also, she placed first in Canada in the 15-18 age category for the Canadian Young Journalists for Environment competition and second internationally for the Young Journalists for Environment competition for her article on single-use menstruation product pollution.

Alex Zhang

Alex Zhang

Senior Editor
Noah Breakspear

Noah Breakspear

Photographer

Noah Breakspear has been taking photos for almost 6 years and has only recently focused his skills on photojournalism, taking photos of the Vancouver Climate Strike and other various events. Noah has also pushed his interests into film photography and has been developing his own photos since 2018. Noah's artwork has been recognized by different brands such as Patagonia, Coca Cola, Nalgene, and multiple photographers including Benjamin Suter and Max Seigal. Noah enjoys traveling and taking photos of landscapes, architecture, and people and desires to make a living out of photojournalism in the near future.

Scott Findley

Scott Findley

Scott Findley has been teaching New Media, formally known as Journalism, since 1995, and has worked as "The Edge" advisor since 2013.