One of the first people in the world to study the IB Diploma Programme, at the International School of Geneva in 1971, you would expect Shanta Devarajan to be highly principled. What’s particularly inspiring is just how he has put those principles into practice, working to end extreme poverty.
From the archives: Dan Clark, International College Spain, was featured by IB World magazine in May 2012 while he was preparing for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Jessica Misener, Fort Myers High School in Florida, USA, was featured in September 2015 for turning a love of writing and editing into an online media career with BuzzFeed.
By Laura Wellesley Since bidding farewell in July to the latest group of IB students to attend an IB World Student Conference, we remain proud and delighted that such a wonderfully-engaged group of young people joined us to develop innovative solutions to some real, significant global issues. We welcomed 361 students to the two 2016 […]
From the archives: IB World magazine regularly highlights graduates of the IB Diploma Programme. Tom Adams was featured in September 2011 for his role in establishing Rosetta Stone as a leading language software.
Dr Abiodun Williams grew up in an environment where the value of education was constantly emphasized. This helped inspire his ambitious career path and led him to become the first President of The Hague Institute for Global Justice.
From the archives: The 45th anniversary issue of IB World magazine highlighted the very first schools to offer the IB Diploma Programme. Here are their stories, first published in September 2013.
From the archives: IB World magazine regularly highlights graduates of the IB Diploma Programme. Julie Payette, United World College (UWC) of the Atlantic in Wales, UK, was featured in January 2010.
IB Diploma Programme alumnus Levent Ozan completed his university studies at Boston University. His IB coursework inspired a passion for history, economics, and political science and shaped his current career interests.
We are running two student competitions with deadlines approaching in October. One asks MYP, DP and CP students to create a short film or poster that demonstrates academic honesty. The other invites DP and CP students to create a short film that profiles, celebrates, or honours an IB teacher or coordinator who inspires them to exhibit one of […]
We invited IB Diploma graduates to reflect on post-IB life and offer perspectives on topics of their choosing. Alumna Dilys Huang is one of this year’s cohort of alumni contributing authors. She discusses why students should consider urban planning as a career path.
We invited IB Diploma graduates to reflect on post-IB life and offer perspectives on topics of their choosing. Alumna Tsering Asha Leba is one of this year’s cohort of alumni contributing authors. She shares 5 struggles she’s had during her working holiday in the UK.
Alumnus Rohit Iyengar created the parody video “IB Style” in 2012, and has since gone on to pursue a career in film. Currently, he is working on a series of videos that follow his road trip across the United States.
Sunniva Midtskogen, one of this year’s cohort of alumni contributing authors, writes about how she has learned to value her literature degree, even if it does not come with a concrete career path.
Alumna Kimberly Rightor reveals the ways in which the IB programme allows students to define themselves and decide what success means to each individual.