NEWS HUB ARCHIVE
We invite the entire ISB Community, their friends, family and neighbors to the upcoming ISB Dance Show this Friday, 24 November, 18:30 in the Reinach Aula. Read more about the show and what to expect in this interview with Angel, ISB Student and Show Organizer/Performer.
Congratulations to ISBasel Junior School Student, Arabella, who won the Swiss National Karate Championship in the Girls Junior Kata category! Read more about how Arabella started karate and what she thought about competing at the Swiss National Championships in her own words.
Some of our senior music school students had the wonderful opportunity to attend the recent AMIS Music Workshop in Amsterdam. Read more about their experience as well as a personal account from a student during the two day workshop.
After a year of fund raising efforts by students and staff of International School Basel, a donation of CHF 10,000 has been made to the Swiss Paediatric Oncology Group (SPOG) in the name of Terry Fox. We are proud of the student-led charitable work by students such as Amanda and Emma, whose stories are below. Their stories are just two examples of charitable efforts made by students at ISB. A special thanks also to ISB teacher, Jeff Rea, for all of the hard work and efforts he puts forth toward championing charitable work within the ISB Community.
Please welcome our new intern, Nora Bitterli. Already a Certified Primary School Teacher, Nora is now working on her second degree in Applied Languages from ZHAW. She will be working in the Communications Department at International School Basel and is looking forward to seeing the school from a new and different perspective. Welcome Nora!
Interview with Selina von Jackowski, ISB Alumna and Gold Medal Winner at 29th Summer Universiade 2017
Congratulations to ISB alum, Selina von Jackowski ('15) and her 4x100m Relay team for winning Gold at the 29th Summer Universiade - 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan! Read more about Selina and her personal journey to Track & Field success.
Student musicians at the Reinach Campus can now add "studio recording artist" to their resumés following an exciting collaboration with local composer Aernschd Born and the Gemeinde Reinach in May/June 2017! Come to see a special acoustic performance by members of the Reinach Choir as part of the festivities celebrating the opening of "Treffpunkt Leimgruberhaus" on 16 September.
Congrats to Gail Metcalf and Scott Hall who have been chosen to be part of a special project by the International Baccalaureate!
As summer is coming to a close, we caught up with a few ISBasel students to see how they spent their summers.
Congratulations to Robin Yeboah on winning a Bronze Medal in the 100m Butterfly at the 2017 Swiss Junior Swimming Championships in Tenero, Switzerland!
Robin is an MYP3 student at International School Basel and a competitive swimmer on the local Schwimmverein beider Basel (SVB) team. He competed in 11 events at the Championships winning Bronze in the 100m Butterfly and finishing in the top 10 in 7 other events. Read our interview with Robin about swimming and competing at the 2017 Swiss Junior Swimming Championships here.