This week’s Faculty Friday is another new face on campus this year, and he’s a Doctor as well! Dr. Fitzgerald has wowed us all with his musical talents and is a great addition to the SMS team.

What year did you start working at SMS?

What grade/subject do you teach or what is your role?
Chemistry 11 and 12

What is your favourite unit to teach?
Chemical Equilibrium

What book do you give most as a gift?
I’ve never given the same book twice

What other SMS staff member would you most want to be stuck on a deserted island with and why?
Mr. Johnson. He enjoys camping and could build me a shelter!

What is your favourite food & local restaurant?
Indian food! I enjoy the Mantra by my house and Spice Valley in Esquimalt.

What is your hobby/obsession?!
My hobby is Irish traditional music, and my obsession is sports.

What is your secret talent or superpower?
I can make a water drop sound with my mouth.

What is one thing you can’t live without?
Playing a sport regularly

What one piece of advice would you give to your younger self?
You can get a great deal of happiness out of helping others.

What habit do you do every day that you feel is integral to the success of your day?
Smile as much as possible!

Are you a morning person or a night owl?
Night owl

Can you touch your nose with your tongue?

Cat or Dog?