GIS Alumni 2019 Gathering in Brisbane!

We would like the lovely bunch of Alumni who joined us for a great Alumni Gathering in Brisbane recently! Joined by Ms Anneleen Erlingen, The Head of Marketing and Communication at GIS, our Australian-based alumni had the opportunity to catch up and reminisce about their experiences at GIS - as well as share the exciting personal and professional paths they have followed since graduating!   Luo Sen LIM, Class of 2004 Alia Shahira JAFRI, Class of 2016 Frederick GORDON,...


Personal Branding and Resume Workshop with Alumna Anjali Lakhiani (Class of 2005)!

Our students had an awesome time with Anjali this morning! The workshop was fun, with some group discussion and our students learnt plenty of tips about how to prepare a good resume, ace an interview, make a great first impression and ensure their application is bumped to the top of an employer's list.   After graduating from GIS, Anjali completed a Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Queensland, and later completed her MBA at Lancaster University. At the moment, Anjali is...


GIS Class of 1982 Alumni Reunion

Recently, Alumni from the Class of 1982 returned to GIS after 37 years! They had a wonderful time meeting Mr Mark Ford (GIS Principal) Mr Matthew Corbett (Head of Secondary) and teacher Mrs Lim, reminiscing together and sharing emotional stories about ‘Life After GIS’. As part of their visit, our Alumni hosted a dialogue session with current Year 12 and Year 13 students. The session allowed our students to learn more about a wide range of professions - including Aircraft Engineering,...


Friendly basketball match between our GIS Alumni and GIS students

Our Alumni and current GIS students brought it to the courts for a fantastic game of women's basketball on Friday evening! Although only one team won gold, the true 'gold' was the fantastic experience and special memories made during the friendly match. It was wonderful to welcome back some of our Alumni who participated in this friendly match: Nicole Chan, Marsha Aswani, Adela Hertanto, Mikhaila Teh, Yoshie Seki and Hamizah Jamal. A special thanks to Athletic Director Mr Mark Springall for...


Alumnus Shafeeq Shajahan: Business Consultant and Theatre Director!

We were extremely delighted to have Alumnus Shafeeq Shajahan (Class of 2011) share his talents during our recent Enquiry Week at GIS. During the Year 3 and 4 Enquiry Week, students were researching and discovering more about their creative passions, from singing, acting, dancing to programming for creative projects! Shafeeq was a real delight, sharing his experiences in the theatre and answering the students’ thoughtful questions such as, 'How do you prepare yourself before going...


GIS Alumni 2019 Gathering in London!

We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to each and every one of you for joining our recent GIS Alumni 2019 Gathering in London! We know that many of you have extremely busy schedules, and appreciate you making the time to join us on this special occasion. We hope you had enjoyed the chance to meet fellow alumni and also some former teachers, as well as our GIS representatives Ms Nirmala (Alumni Relations Office) Mr Corbett (Head of Secondary) and also Mr Watt (Head of...


Year 9 Careers’ Day on 8th January 2019

A massive THANK YOU to all of these alumni for taking time out of their busy schedules to join our Year 9 Careers’ Day on 8th January 2019! We really appreciate all of you coming in and talking to our students. Your career insights and tips were invaluable and it's so important for our young people to hear different voices - not just those of their parents and teachers - regarding how to make big decisions regarding their future study and career paths. Our students loved hearing your...


Welcome Home, Class of 1998 (20th Reunion)

Welcome Home GIS Class of 1998 - Reunion 20 years later on 8th December 2018 at GIS! A great evening of reminiscing, catching up and reconnecting with fellow Alumni and teachers! Special shout out to the organising committee members - Dr Lawrence Loh, Dr Arman Rashid (Ifti), Kevin Phua Wee Seng and Loh Huey Shin! ‘Like branches of a tree, our lives may GROW in different directions, yet our ROOTS remains as one’   Please click this link to view the...


Dr. Dorrie Y Chao a visiting professor from University of Southampton

On Wednesday 12 September, the GIS Alumni Department and Secondary Business Faculty welcomed Dr. Dorrie Y Chao a visiting professor from University of Southampton, to the school.   Dr Chao led a highly engaging and informative talk for our students, entitled ‘Sustainable Entrepreneurship: Challenges of Sustainability Transitions’. Dr Chao explored how entrepreneurship and innovation can transform the world for the better, by making it more inclusive and less polluted....


Class of 1998 – 20 Years Reunion

Welcome home Class of 1998 Alumni!   The GIS Alumni Office along with the Class of 1998 Alumni Organizing Committee are pleased to inform you that we will be holding our 20 year reunion on Saturday, 8 December 2018 in Kuala Lumpur.   Program Details: 12:30-14:00: Formal reunion program with catered lunch (detailed program will be released soon; family friendly) 19:00-Late:  Reunion dinner at Birch @ Damansara City Mall (all you can eat food and...