Class of 1989 – 30 Year Reunion!

Earlier this month, GIS Alumni from the class of 1989 gathered for a 30 year reunion! Around 60 people, including students and teachers, had a wonderful time catching up, meeting with old friends and sharing memories. As well enjoying a delicious lunch together at the GIS campus, the group had the chance to stroll down memory lane. Teachers shared their memories from school life 30 years ago and our Alumni enjoyed looking at old school photos, report cards, uniforms and even badges!...


Class of 1978 Reunion at Santa Fe, New Mexico

Last month, a few Alumni gathered in Santa Fe - 41 years after graduating from GIS! It was an action-packed few days: as well as strolling down memory lane, our alumni enjoyed plenty of hiking, mountain biking, picnics and sightseeing. Of course, they also had plenty of opportunities to enjoy the delicious local cuisine together! A huge thank you to the reunion’s organising committee, led by Alumna Sue Mally for putting together such a rich and enjoyable programme for our Alumni. It...


Ganesan Nethi – Guest Speaker at the Year 13 Graduation 2019

The GIS Alumni Office would like to thank Mr Ganesan Nethi, Alumni (class of 1999) for being the Guest Speaker at the Year 13 2019 Graduation. Ganesan is a partner in the law firm Messrs Tommy Thomas, and has 12 years’ experience practising as a lawyer in the Courts of Malaysia and arbitration. Ganesan is a litigator, specializing in commercial disputes primarily involving companies, shares and land. He also undertakes constitutional and public interest litigation, in line with the...


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...