MDA 85th Celebration

In November of 2016 Mount Doug celebrated its 85th with a combination of events. 

  • DOUGS Talks – alumni, staff & students speak about their passions
  • MUSIC – students & alumni performing
  • ART – show student & alumni work
  • SPORTS DISPLAYS – from past & present
  • CLUBS DISPLAYS – past & present
  • ALUMNI DISPLAYS – for all
  • POETRY CAFÉ – students & alumni
  • The Rambucks Canteen will offer coffee, tea and snacks.
  • 85th Birthday Cake Saturday afternoon

The celebration included DOUGS TALKS (Dynamic Opportunities to Unite Grads & Students), modelled after TED talks, where staff, students or alumni shared a passion or topic dear to their hearts. 


180 more photos are in the YouTube video at the bottom of the page.


Jack Lowther, past MD teacher & principal 1954-1979
Fossilized Material Delivered by a Fossil 

Lizzy Blundon, MD 2005 class
The Brain Without Behavior: Current Issues in the Assessment of Consciousness

John Sumner, teacher & students
Aviation Takes off at Mount Doug

Rob Wager, 1978
Shares His GMO Research

Stef Barber, 2002
How a Mud Puddle Changed the Direction of My Life

Dave Cowen, 1984
The Power of Collaboration

Shawn Boulding, current Principal
Technology in the Classroom

Justin Lo, 2017, Kiki Xiao, 2019 & Daniela Velasquez, 2017
B.O.B.A. – the experiences of 3 Mount Doug International Students

Bernie Kidd Interviews Stan Gill About Track And Field At Mount Doug

Mount Doug 85th Sextet

Mount Doug 85th Celebration Pictures