Collegiate 411 2018-2019
Giving a voice to students in the Pembina Valley!
February 9, 2019 - Mennonite Collegiate Institute
After a long couple of cold weeks, many cancelled days of school and no Collegiate 411 as a result, the students are through exams and ready to start semester two! Speaking of cancelled days, MCI didn't react to the cold the same way other school divisions had to since they have on campus housing, this is discussed in the buzz segment. Also this week the students of MCI let us know how their production of Tuck Everlasting is coming along in their interview piece as well as the streeter. My School In A Minute Segments come from Northlands Parkway Collegite and WC Miller.
January 26, 2019 - Garden Valley Collegiate
It's exam week for many highschool students in the Pembina Valley and on top of studying, the students of GVC were also hosting Collegiate 411! Any restaurant in the Winkler area you think we need? Sam and Arlen discuss this topic in the Buzz! You're able to hear how the production of Grease is coming along and how GVC students gear up for exam week. Also, throughout the show you'll get a 'My School In a Minute' segment from Miami School, Morden Collegiate and Carman Collegiate.
January 19, 2019 - Miami School
Now a days it seems like every highschooler has a cell phone, should they be allowed in class? Find out what the students of Miami School have to say about since they were the latest Collegiate 411 hosts! Additionally in this show is a piece on music in the classroom and an interview with Ms. Wimble, one of the Phys. Ed teachers. This weeks My School In A Minute segments are brought to you by GVC, NPC and WC Miller Collegiate. Listen to the whole show below
January 12, 2019 - WC Miller Collegiate
It was the first Collegiate 411 since the Christmas break and you had double the hosts on Saturday, Sam and Silas traded off to get you through the show! WC Miller Student Council President Jocie fills you in on the details of all things student life, one of the young license holders in the school goes on a bit of a rant about slow drivers and you find out what the students real think about our long, chilly winters. All that and more in the podcast below!
December 22, 2018 - Northlands Parkway Collegiate
In the final episode of 2018, Northlands Parkway Collegiate was your host! The first offical day of winter was on the 21st, so it was only fitting that the streeter piece was on what the people of NPC like to do in the winter. Additionally, you get some tips and tricks from Levi about Super Smash Bros and other versions of the game, in the interview you hear about the busts that art students have created and how to keep them from cracking and there are My School In A Minute Segments from WC Miller Collegiate, Morden Collegiate and Carman Collegiate.
December 15, 2018 - Morden Collegiate
How do you feel about homework? If you could have anything for Christmas, what would it be? What's going on in the life of a national debate competition winner? All these questions are answered in the latest edition of Collegiate 411. Dani Chapman leads you through the show with tid bits of her quirky humor. Also, catch up with Carman Collegiate, Garden Valley Collegiate and Miami School with their My School In A Minute segment.
December 8, 2018 - Carman Collegiate
Ben Peters from Carman was your host for the hour, you find out what the students want for Christmas, there is a running club at the school you can join called The Last Mile, and the EXTRA mile one of the 8th grade students goes to, to help out younger kids with their hockey skills. Additionally, you hear a My School In A Minute segment from Morden, MCI and Nellie McLung.
December 1, 2018 - Mennonite Collegiate Institue in Gretna
MCI in Gretna kicked off the month of December when they hosted this past week. A great show where you hear a segment from Andrea about what Christmas is like in Mexico, an interview with alumni Sophie Gerbrant, director of admissions and communications, about the new MCI website and you get to join Jesse in the halls of MCI when she asks her classmates what they are most looking forward to at the Christmas banquet. You also hear a My School in a Minute from Miami School, WC Miller and NPC.
Below are pictures of Andrea decorating a tree, choir director Mrs. Banman, students getting a jump on basketball season, your host Morgan working on the show, Jesse interview Peyton and finally Mrs. Gerbrant.
November 24, 2018 - Nellie McLung Collegiate
This is the first year that Nellie McLung Collegiate in Manitou is involved with Collegiate 411 and while they have contributed their "My School in a Minute" in past shows, this is the first episode they have hosted! Trystan and Arlee were your hosts on Saturday morning, they were a bit nervous, but they both did a great job. It sounded like the students had the most fun with their streeter segment, they went around the school and asked "What are your thoughts on the person next to you?" and there were some great answers. Listen to the full show below!
November 17, 2018 - Garden Valley Collegiate
This weekend you were joined by Rylan Thomas for Collegiate 411. With the passing of Stan Lee, you'll hear what GVC's art teacher has to say about his work, what students think about having Christmas decorations up already and hear about GVC's YIP program. Enjoy a My School in a Minute from Carman Collegiate, Morden Collegiate and Mennonite Collegiate Institute in Gretna.
November 10, 2018 - Miami School
Jillian took the reigns and hosted this weekends Collegiate 411 show! You get a minute snippet from Garden Valley Collegiate, W.C Miller and Northland Parkway Collegiate with their My School in a Minute. You'll also hear about their winter clothing drive, student stress and how the students feel about Daylight Saving!
November 3, 2018 - W.C. Miller Collegiate
Abby Plett hosted the show along with other students from W.C. Miller Collegiate. They give an update on the new gym construction through an interview with their principal. In the buzz, we heard from Miller students who have been to WE Day. We also had the chance to catch up with Northlands Parkway Collegiate, Morden Collegiate and Carman Collegiate.
October 27, 2018 - Northlands Parkway Collegiate
Levi spent an hour with listeners for this weekends episode of Collegiate 411. Give the show a listen below and see what student coucil has planned to up NPC's school spirit, and with Halloween this week, you also find out which scary movies students enjoy the most during spooky season! Also, catch up with Garden Valley Collegiate, Miami School and WC Miller Collegiate in their My School In A Minute segments.
October 20, 2018 - Morden Collegiate
Danielle, a verteran Collegiate 411'er, hosted the last edition of Collegiate 411. The show includes an editorial piece done by Gabriela, Molly interviewing the schools student body president and hearing from Keenan about what course his schoolmates would choose if they had to do one for the rest of their life. Last week Morden Collegiate also hosted a career symposim, you can find some pictures from the day below.
In order of pictures, Gabriela and pal Kate, students hearing from Nicole Klassen about what she does with the Eagle 93.5, Cora Fijala the AAA Midget Player of the Week and your host Danielle.
October 13, 2018 - Carman Collegiate
Ben Peters is your host for this most recent Collegiate 411. In this show you hear from some of the new staff at Carman Collegiate, Mr. T, the new middle years guidance counselor as well as the new Industrial Arts teacher, Mr. Mahara. You get a quick blurb of everything happening at WC Miller Collegiate, Northlands Parkway Collegiate as well as Morden Collegiate in their MSIAM segments. Finally, tag along with Alex, Ben, Susie and Abby while they walk the halls and ask the new grade sixs and sevens think about being a part of the high school!
Above, the group of students from Carman Collegiate who had the opportunity to go to Winnipeg and hear stories and songs from Robb Nash.
Above, a few of WC Miller Collegiate students competing in a cross country race.
October 6, 2018 - Mennonite Collegiate Institute
The first edition of Collegiate 411 for the 2018-2019 school year was hosted solo by Myrle. To share about the trip from Red Rock Bible Camp, Andrea interviewed Paul Peters, MCI's student life coordinater. You hear the Bluuuues News from Megan. What's the Buzz at MCI..? Dana and Jessie have the latest for you. Lastly, find out what the students enjoyed the most about their Red Rock Bible Camp trip.
JUNE 2ND NORTHLANDS PARKWAY COLLEGIATE IN WINKLER!
Mr Cullen's Film Class and Collegiate 411 Team!
Emily and Kenzie host the final show for the year from NPC in Winkler! Nick and Freddy swoop in with the Nighthawk News,
Graham Giesbrect and Matt Fehr interview NPC Baseball Team player Adam Klassen about the season this year,
Stephan Dyck and Dustin Paul satisfy your hunger for knowledge and fill you in on the Hungry Games in this week's Buzz
and Summer Plans was the topic of discussion with students in What's Your Take?
MAY 26TH MORDEN COLLEGIATE!
Morden Student Council Elections for next year are a topic in this week's Buzz
Alicia Brodie & Vanessa Wiebe are graduating this year and hosted their final Collegiate 411. Jana Biz, also graduating this year, brings you the Thunder News!
Seth Froese talks with Thomas Titchkosky and Mr Schellenberg about the Baseball Season and
Jude Dayto challenges students to think before they vote in Student Council Elections in this week's Buzz.
Dani Chapman talks with Grads in What's Your Take? about what they are most excited about for Graduation!
Student Council Elections, The Last Dance - A Night in Paris and MCI's Bicycle Repair Shop
MAY 19TH CARMAN COLLEGIATE!
Kim & Geoff host their final show before Graduation and give a bit of insight into the world of transition in the Buzz with Matt Durand.
Ben brings you the Cougar News and travel around the world with Karen and Jaymen in the interview about the Grade 7 Expo.
Karen finds out what staff and students have planned for the first beautiful long weekend of the camping season in What's Your Take?
MAY 12TH MENNONITE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE IN GRETNA!
We are saying good-bye to a group of students from Mennonite Collegiate Institute who have made Collegiate 411 "their own"!
Bob and Conn (famous for making What's Your Take? - What's Up With That?) join Georgia as hosts for their final show before they graduate into the "World Unknown"!
We also hear their final What's Your Take?
Sam decides to brand The Buzz to a new name, "Segments with Sam", before setting off into the "Real World"
and Shania brings you, what we all know as, The Bluuues Newwwws! Enjoy!
MAY 5TH GARDEN VALLEY COLLEGIATE IN WINKLER!
Hulda Neufeld tours you around the hallways of Garden Valley Collegiate, for her last time today, as host of this week's show!
Mackenzie Thiessen brings you the Zodiak News, talks with Manuela Price about his transition into the final year of high school in the interview,
sounds off on the Buzz about Youth in Philianthropy and the great work they are doing to give back to community and
Mack hits the hallways to findout how students are or are not involving themselves in Pay it Forward May in What's Your Take?
APRIL 28TH MIAMI SCHOOL!
(All pictures courtesy of miammedia Twitter page)
Devon Klassen hosts your show from Miami School. Jenna updates you on the Marlin News and
Michael talks with Paige McDonald about her upcoming trip to France with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Volleyball Team.
Jillian Livingston is not short on words about Exams in this week's Buzz and
staff and students take time to reinforce why Mrs Stockford is the BEST MATH TEACHER around in
What's Your Take?
APRIL 21ST WC MILLER COLLEGIATE IN ALTONA!
MIller Aces and Altona Panthers
Silas Geworsky and Sam Milner are your hosts for this week's show!
Abby Plett and Josie Yan update you on the Aces News while Linda Penner talks with Jayden about her trip to our nation's capital with Forum for Young Canadians.
Kennedy and Mackenzie share about their Spring Break trip to Europe and
Staff and Students tell us in What's Your Take? about their plans to enjoy the great outdoors as Spring has FINALLY arrived!!!
APRIL 14TH CARMAN COLLEGIATE!
Carman Collegiate Jersey Day for Humbolt Broncos
Kim Nicolajsen guides this week's show from Carman Collegiate.
Karen brings you the Cougar news while Ben Peters talks with the new grade 7 teacher and Kim reminisces with Emily about their Spring Break trip to Europe.
Students and staff held a fundraiser to show support for the Humboldt Broncos team and share their thoughts in What's Your Take?
APRIL 7TH NORTHLANDS PARKWAY COLLEGIATE!
Stephan and Justin - Hosting this week's show
Stephan Dyck and Justin Pauls host Collegiate 411 from NPC this week! Catch up on the Night Hawk News, get some University Prep advice from Chris in the Buzz and learn about Youth in Philanthropy (YIP) in the Interview! What's Your Favorite Sport? Students sound off on their favorite sport in What's Your Take?
MAR 24TH MORDEN COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE
This week Seth and Arianne host Collegiate 411 from Morden Collegiate,
Vanessa brings you the Thunder News and Alicia sounds off on unpredictable weather in the Buzz,
Ashlyn helps us get to know Ms Whitney and Gabriel joins Ashlyn for What's Your Take on Spring Break!
Highlights from Spirit Week at Morden Collegiate
MAR 17 MENNONITE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE
Footloose the Musical
Tune in as Georgia takes you through another great show from MCI Gretna!
She interviews Player of the Game, Carter about Basketball Provincials and
Scott Dyck brings you the Bluues Newws.
March has been hectic and Sam sounds off in the Buzz about all the activities that have kept students busy this month,
Bob and Con are back with another edition of "What's Up with THAT?" featuring their moms and students talking about
Basketball Provincials hosted by MCI this month.
Some great pics from the Footloose Musical and Basketball Provincials
MAR 10 GARDEN VALLEY COLLEGIATE
Hulda Neufeld is at the GVC helm for Collegiate 411 from Garden Valley Collegiate.
Mac Thiessen brings you the latest Zodiak News and Buzzes about the Peer Tutoring Program.
Manuella Price talks with Mr Brendan Neufeld about the Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball Season and
she gets the student's thoughts on the "Fan Bus" in What's Your Take?
MAR 3 MIAMI SCHOOL
Join Devon Klassen your host for this week's show from Miami School!
Michael Elias delivers the Marlin News right to you while
Erik gets all the details from Anne and Mrs Nichol about the upcoming theatre production and
Hannah Packham inspires us to get into Spring Cleaning on the Buzz.
March 3rd is World Wildlife Day, students talk about their favorite wild animals in What's Your Take?
What's YOUR favorite wild animal?
FEB 24 WC MILLER COLLEGIATE ALTONA
Silas Geworsky and Sam Milner are your on air hosts for Collegiate 411 this week.
Abi Plett gives you the details of school life and extra curriculars in the Aces News.
Reese Dayton tells all in the interview about the work of Youth in Philanthropy (YIP) and
Josie Yan gets behind the spirit of volunteers at Miller in the Buzz
and what Winter Game sports are grabbing the attention of staff and students at Miller? Find out in What's Your Take?
FEB 17 NORTHLANDS PARKWAY COLLEGIATE
Chris, Dawson and James take turns behind the mic as your hosts for this week's Collegiate 411.
Stephan Dyck and Justin Pauls bring you the Nighthawk News and happenings around NPC.
Nick talks with Mr Voth about the upcoming Intramurals - there is so much to choose from!
Matt, Adam and Graham cover the Pinja Warrior Game that is keeping thing thrilling in the hallways in the Buzz!
What is everyone watching during the Winter Games in South Korea? Find out in What's Your Take?
FEB 10 MORDEN COLLEGIATE
Hosts from Morden Collegiate Dani Chapman & Seth Froese
Dani and Seth steer you through a show filled with information about Morden Collegiate!
Maddie Meilun gets you up to date with the Thunder News,
Arianne Mariano goes one on one with Yana Biz in the interview
Vanessa Wiebe delves into Political Correctness in the Buzz,
and Mack Walske wraps up the show with What's Your Take? on Semester 2
FEB 3 CARMAN COLLEGIATE
Kim and Geoff are having a lot of fun this week hosting this week's Collegiate 411 from Carman Collegiate!
Karen joins the Collegiate 411 team and brings you the Cougar News and
gets the "read" for I Love to Read Month on what books people like in What's Your Take?
Ben Peters (pictured above in his new Collegiate 411 Hoody Sponsored by Access Credit Union) interviews new teacher to Carman Collegiate Mrs Siguardson.
Miranda talks to Portage Pitbull Football Team Member Jayden Schindle about his trip to San Antonio in February.
JAN 27 MENNONITE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE
What's Up with Conn's Mennonite Studies project?
Bob and Conn, recently promoted to hosts of Collegiate 411 for MCI Gretna, add a lot of personality to today's show!
Do you need to know when Grad photos are going to be taken? Georgia will tell you in the Bluuues Neewwwws!
Shania gets a calculated interview with Sol Schlegel in the interview about the Provincial Math Exam and
Bob and Conn head to Conn's house to find out What's Up with his Mennonite Studies Project! (check out the pics below!)
JAN 20 GARDEN VALLEY COLLEGIATE
Thanks to our Collegiate 411 Sponsor Access Credit Union for the new Collegiate 411 Hoodies! Mack Thiessen and Hulda Neufeld with Robyn!
Hulda Neufeld leads you through this week's show with her wit and wisdom!
Mack Thiessen covers the Zodiak News, the Buzz on the Skills Competition, GVC style,
and heads to the halls to "Space Out" in What's Your Take!
Manuella Price talks with Mr Jantzen about the Skills Competition in the Interview
to help us get the full look at this amazing opportunity for kids!
Alicia Brodie and Vanessa Wiebe Collegiate 411 Team from Morden Collegiate with their new hoodies!
JAN 13 MIAMI SCHOOL
Devin Klassen hosts your show this week! We will be dreaming with students in honor of Make a Wish Day in What's Your Take?
Kezia Swain will talk about the Winter Blues in the Buzz while MIchael Penner interviews Mr Blagdon about the Europe Trip.
Tarran brings you the Marlin News - highlighting the talent show, exams, school calendar events and a bit about the upcoming ski trip.
DEC 23 WC MILLER COLLEGIATE ALTONA
Abby Plett hosts this week show from WC Miller in Altona. Silas Geworsky brings you the Aces News,
Mr Friesen steps in for Josie Yan in the Buzz to talk about COLD TEMPERATURES and
Sam Milner gives us the all access pass on Gym Renos with Principal Angela Pilkington
finally, find out what staff and students are doing over the holidays in What's Your Take?
DEC 16 NORTHLANDS PARKWAY COLLEGIATE
This week Levi and Josiah are back behind the mic for Norhtlands Parkway Collegiate in Winkler as hosts for this week's show!
Bailey and Alina bring you the Nighthawk news and Chris Peters interviews a student about the Drafting Teacher Mr Dryden.
Jordan and Artem put their heads together to create the Buzz piece sharing thier opinion on Justin Trudeau's leadership.
And the kids experience the "force" in What's Your Take? on Star Wars characters!
DEC 9 MORDEN COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE
Morden Collegiate's Band and Choir Concerts (pic courtesy of MCI Twitter page)
Danielle Chapman is your cheery host for Collegiate 411 this week!
Arianne Mariano brings you the Thunder News
and Alicia Brodie talks with Evan Wursch, Captain of the Thunder Hockey team about the season and upcoming Hockey games
while Vanessa Wiebe sounds off on the unpredictable weather in the Buzz!
Cindy Lam takes us through the hallways of Morden Collgiate getting the scoop on Pie and Ice Cream!
DEC 2 CARMAN COLLEGIATE
CARMAN COLLEGIATE SR BOYS VOLLEYBALL TEAM
Your host, Kim Nicolajsen takes you through this week's show with
Ben Peters getting us better aquainted with the new Jr High Student Council and
later in the Buzz he talks with Kim and Geoff Hodson about the upcoming theatre production.
Makayla Reimer brings you the Cougar News and Amanda helps you get Christmas gift ideas for the
teenagers in your life with the What's Your Take question on Gift Ideas for Christmas!
CARMAN COLLEGIATE THEATRE STUDENTS PREPARING FOR THEIR UPCOMING THEATRE PRODUCTION
- MORE INFO IN THIS WEEK'S BUZZ SEGMENT
NOVEMBER 25 MENNONITE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE IN GRETNA
Bob and Conn have a regular segment here on Collegiate 411 and you will not want to miss What's Up with That? (usually known as What's Your Take)
BUT... somehow they ALSO became the hosts for the show too!
Listen as Bob and Conn cleverly tease you through a great show with
The Bluuues Newwws from Shania, a Buzz about being a new student at MCI with Sam
and Georgia interviews Carter about the very successful volleyball season!
A few Volleyball Highlights and MCC Day pics from Mennonite Collegiate
NOVEMBER 18 GARDEN VALLEY COLLEGIATE IN WINKLER
Another great show from Hulda Neufeld, Mack Thiessen and Manuella Price filled with creativity and great information about Free Toast & Parking Problems!
NOVEMBER 11 MIAMI SCHOOL
Devin Klassen is you host his week from Miami School. Michael brings you the Marlin News while Jillian Livingston brings you the Buzz on Fake News,
Jeremy will help us get to know Mr Langill and his daughter Nhu in the interview.
Students and staff tell us what they would say to a Veteran on Remembrance Day in What's Your Take?
NOVEMBER 4 2017 WC MILLER COLLEGIATE IN ALTONA
It's great to hear Sam Milner back behind the microphone for Collegiate 411 this week!
Abby Plett brings you the Aces News while Silas Jaworski introduces you the new Student Body President Jayden Friesen_Kehler and
Josie Yan talks Halloween in this week's Buzz asking the question: How old is too old to go Trick or Treating?
Finishing off the show, staff and students sound off on What's Your Take on Scary Movies?
Here are some of the pics of costumes seen in the hallways of WC Miller this past week!
Students from all over the Pembina Valley went to Access Credit Union here are some of the pictures they sent in!
OCT 28 2017 NORTHLANDS PARKWAY COLLEGIATE IN WINKLER
This week Flyan Kopp and Chris Peters take turns hosting the show with creativity and flare! Josiah and Levi share an energetic news segment giving you the latest in sports, We Day and more. Artem talks with Mr Froese about the lesser known facts of the Art Program at NPC. And Alena and Bailey share about the upcoming musical Nov 30- Dec 1st then find out what scares students the MOST in What's Your Take?
OCT 21, 2017 MORDEN COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE
Vanessa Wiebe is your host for this third edition of Collegiate 411 for the 2017-2018 School Year! Claudette Brodie shares the News with you and Alicia Brodie talks with Soccer Provincial Champ and MVP Eric Buschmann in the Interview. Vanessa enlightens us about two new courses in Morden Collegiate that focus on Aboriginal and Indigenous Studies while Cassidy Currie and Molly Wieler hit the hallways to get the scoop on What's Your Favorite Part of the School Year so Far?
OCT 14, 2017 CARMAN COLLEGIATE
(photos courtesy of @CarmanCougars on twitter)
Kim Nicolajsen, a senior at Carman Collegiate, hosts this week's show and gives us a great interview with upcoming musician and student at Carman Collegiate. Faouzia Ouihya, Mackayla Reimer makes her Collegiate 411 News debut and Ben Peters introduces us to Mr. Vanstone, a new teacher to the school, in the Buzz! With all the construction going on at the school Jarrod Manness spoke to teachers about their new classrooms in What's Your Take?
OCT 7, 2017 MENNONITE COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE
Georgia is your host for this week's show! Carter brings you the Bluuues Newwws while Scotty talks with brand new student Owen about his first Red Rock Experience and Shania brings her mixed emotions to the Buzz on her FINAL Red Rock Experience as a Grade 12 student. Bob and Con are back at What's Up with That? bringing student voice to the airwaves! Welcome back everybody!