Class of 1984 Alumni Reunion!

Recently we welcomed back the Class of 1984! It was the first time most of the group had returned back to GIS since graduating, believe it or not! It was lovely to learn that, during that time, a number of the group have sent (or currently have) their own children at GIS.  The group was welcomed by our Principal, Robert Stitch, who brought the room up to speed on the latest school news and developments. The group then enjoyed lunch in the Sally Watkins room, followed by a tour around...


Alumna Alexandria Wilks – BSc in Immunology & Microbiology with First Class Honours!

Every year, we have many GIS Alumni graduating from various universities around the world. We are very proud of all their academic achievements across a wide range of disciplines. This week, we shine the spotlight on Alumna Alexandria Wilks (Class of 2016) . Alexandria has recently completed a Bachelor of Science in Immunology and Microbiology from Melbourne University with First Class Honours. Truly a fabulous achievement!   Alexandria, can you tell us more about your academic...


Alumna Cassandra Ng: Winner at the 2019 Singapore Media Awards!

We are very proud of GIS Alumna Cassandra Ng (Class of 2003) who recently won the award for Communications Strategist of the Year in the Singapore Media Awards 2019.    After completing her A Levels at Garden, Cassie completed an undergraduate programme in Business Administration (Concentration in Marketing) at San Jose University. She now works at PHD Media in Singapore.   Cassie, could you tell us more about this award? ​ This award was presented to me at the...


Alumna Gabrielle Tan: TEDX Speaker, Diana Award and Diana Legacy Award Winner

You may recall us sharing how Alumna Gabrielle Tan (Class of 2018) delivered a talk at TEDxVicenza 2019 on 8 June 8 2019. As a member of the World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council, Gabby was invited to join 13 other speakers to speak in front of 1,000 people (with more watching via livestream). Gabby spoke about her environmental advocacy journey, plastic pollution, and climate change, while emphasising the 2019 World Oceans Day theme of "Together We Can". If you’re interested, you can...


“The Climate Change Crisis” By Alumnus Dr Donald Lee

Last week we had the pleasure of welcoming GIS Alumnus from Class of 1953, Dr Donald Lee, a senior economist with the United Nations in New York. Dr Lee has worked with the UN for 20 years and is a passionate advocate for climate action, human rights and social change.    Dr Lee spoke to GIS students and staff about a number of issues including the critical importance of global temperature rise, ecological, social and human issues surrounding rising sea levels and the impact of...


GIS London Gathering December 2019!

A sincere thank you to all those who were able to join us last Friday at our London Alumni ‘Re:Connect’ Gathering. We had great fun sharing our love for GIS and celebrating the festive season in style in the heart of Waterloo. It came as no surprise that GIS alumni loved the team quiz we put together - the GIS competitive spirit definitely lives on!   Congratulations to Sarah Chok, Nicole Tan, Minna Richt and KheYee Lim who won the team quiz! Their prize is a celebratory team...


GIS Career’s Day- October 2019!

A massive THANK YOU to all of these alumni for taking time out of their busy schedules to join our Careers’ Day last week!   Dr Arman Rashid, Class of 1998 Political, Security & Conflict Analyst Psychotherapist/Counsellor-in-Training   Jason Choong, Class of 2010 Co-Founder of FLYPROJECT & Mamacina   Tasha Jayabalan, Class of 2015 Analyst at ABACUS TEKSERVICES   We really appreciate all of you coming in and talking to our students....


GIS 2019 Alumni Networking Event in London!

The GIS Alumni Office are delighted to invite you to a special GIS 2019 Alumni Networking Event in London this December. Details for the event are as follows: Date : Friday, 6th December 2019 Time : 5pm to 8pm, canapes and wine/soft drinks included Venue : Marlin Hotel, 111 Westminster Bridge Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 7HR (New venue!) Admission : Free (just bring your memories!) As well as having the opportunity to meet our new GIS principal Mr Rob Stitch, you’ll get the chance...


Alumni Ambassador HE Dr Alexander Marschik’s Visit

Today we had the pleasure of welcoming back our Alumni, Austrian Ambassador to the UN, HE Ambassador Dr Alexander Marschik from Class of 1980. It was an exciting opportunity for our passionate MUN students to meet with HE, find out about his time at GIS, his career journey and how long it really takes to pass a resolution at the UN! A wonderful meeting for all involved.   Please view this link for more details about Dr Marschick. Kindly view this link to view the photos of his...


Alumni Friendly Football Match!

One Spirit, One Family & One Goal!   Some GIS Alumni and GIS students brought it to the pitch on Friday evening for a fantastic game of women's football! It was wonderful to welcome back the following Alumni for the friendly match:   Diane Chia Jhet-Yi, Class of 2003 Kim Bo Kyung, Class of 2003 Isabel Clare Li Choon Taye, Class of 2004 Nabilah Khan, Class of 2004 Shuli Ng, Class of 2004 Carmen Koo, Class of 2006 Hajar Yusof,...