Alumna Kasumi Higewake’s essay was categorised as a winning essay

Kasumi Higewake (Class of 2015) Bachelor of Social Work III at the University of Sydney   We would like to share another success story of our Alumni who has recently written an essay on “How Mobile Technology Will Change Retail in 5 years”. Alumna Kasumi Higewake’s essay  was categorised as a winning essay and chosen from 50 entries submitted for consideration in the Iflexion Scholarship Program 2017. Currently Kasumi is a 3rd-year undergraduate Social Work student...


Alumna Rowena Abdul Razak’s Book ‘The Russians in Iran’

Alumna Rowena Abdul Razak’s Book ‘The Russians in Iran’ Class of 2006 Doctoral candidate in Oriental Studies at the University of Oxford GIS is delighted  to present our Alumna Ms. Rowena Abdul Razak who has contributed a chapter for a book. ‘THE RUSSIANS IN IRAN’. Let’s see what Rowena had to say about her experience in writing the said book.. Hi! My name is Rowena Abdul Razak and I did my Sixth Form at Garden International School in French, History and English...


Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards June 2017-Sabrena Natalia Ong

Sabrena Natalia Ong (Class of 2017) Studies Law at the London School Economics and Political Science (LSE)   Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards June 2017: ‘Top in Malaysia’ is awarded to learners who have achieved the highest standard mark in their country for a single subject. Ms. Sabrena Natalia Ong from Garden International School was one of the recipients for Top in Malaysia, Cambridge International A Level for Business subject. Also the recipient of ‘Top in...


Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards June 2017-Elisa Mohamad Izhan

Elisa Mohamad Izhan (Class of 2017) Reading Geography at the University of Cambridge   Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards June 2017: ‘Top in Malaysia’ is awarded to learners who have achieved the highest standard mark in their country for a single subject. Ms. Elisa Mohamad Izhan from Garden International School was one of the recipients for Top in Malaysia, Cambridge International A Level for Geography.   How did you start with GIS and why GIS? I...


Clement Chew, Atlas Solutions CEO, invited a Y10 student for a week of work experience

Tom Allan Cockerill of Year 10P participated in a work experience programme with Atlas Solutions (http://atlas-securitytraining.com), a UK security training company during his half-term break. His task during the half-term break was taking photographs alongside Atlas' existing professional photography team for a UK Close Protection Course conducted by ex-UK Special Forces operatives. Atlas is owned and run by one of our very own members of the Garden International School alumni, Clement...


Alumni Career Talk with GIS Students – IMPACT!

Last September, four alumni shared their work experiences, career tips, life lessons and how their lives have evolved in ways they didn't expect when they were younger. A massive Thank You to FutureLab co-founder Brian, Go Get co-founder Fung Wei, Ematics Solutions country manager Josh, and AirAsia regional brand manager Ben. Also, a very engaging talk from Min who left GIS in 1999, sharing her story and inspiring GIS current KS4/5 to start planning theirs. Thank you all for your...


Atlas Solutions, lead by Alumnus Clement Chew, is Malaysia’s first and only UK-accredited security training academy.

Clement Chew from our class of 2007 made a breakthrough in opening Malaysia's first and only UK-accredited security training academy, opening up opportunities for deserving Malaysians to benefit from high quality instruction in Security, Health & Safety, and First Aid from trainers sourced from the British Armed Forces at an affordable rate. Atlas' next objective is UK accreditation in pediatric first aid, and will be running train-the-trainer sessions at cost price for any...


Up close with Zoe Bowden: Malaysia’s representative at SEA Games Triathlon

KUALA LUMPUR, 01 JUNE 2017 - Triathlon is a demanding sport that requires balance in three disciplines. To be a successful triathlon athlete, the key is finding the right balance. For Zoe Bowden who has been selected to compete for Malaysia at the SEA Games in the triathlon category, balance is everything. Zoe, a Garden International School (GIS) alumna, started participating in sports when she was five years old. She first got actively involved in swimming, athletic, T-ball and football. By...


GIS student retells the true story of an autistic child in her debut book

KUALA LUMPUR, 11 APRIL 2017 - When Huda Patel chose autism as the subject of her personal study at school, she never thought that it would lead to something bigger: making her debut as an author. The A-Level student from Garden International School (GIS) recently published a children’s book titled “My Name is Nadia. I have Autism”. ...


GIS students to design lighting for Pestle & Mortar Clothing

KUALA LUMPUR, 06 SEPTEMBER 2016 - Garden International School (GIS) students has embarked on a real-life lighting project with the clothing company, Pestle & Mortar Clothing (www.pestlemortarclothing.com) under the mentorship of the multi-award winning industrial designer and GIS alumna Stephanie Ng. Passion drives the 32-year-old Malaysian lass back to her alma mater to work with Year 11 Design & Technology (DT) students through a series of weekly workshops. She aims to give them a...