Marie Vivas is the IB Americas University Relations Manager. She has overall responsibility for university recognition in the Americas region, working closely with admissions professionals counseling university bound students. Ah yes, August…. Everybody is taking advantage of back to school sales, reading back to school blogs, and chuckling at back to school memes on Facebook. […]
Every year, engaged IB educators and others conduct fascinating research on our programmes, students, and schools. Whether large or small, these studies produce valuable knowledge worth sharing. That’s why the IB Global Research team is hosting a research poster session at the IB Global Conference in Orlando, Florida, USA (20-23 July, 2017). Whether you’re a […]
Celebrate the future 2017 graduating class! This year, the Reach Higher initiative, led by former first lady Michelle Obama, features short videos of students to celebrate College Signing Day. Help us support her campaign by creating our own IB version, featuring IB students from all over the world and from all types of IB World […]
Dean Burdick is the primary enrollment adviser to the University of Rochester’s President, Board, Provost and Deans on matters related to campus internationalization, inclusion, diversity and equity. He has transformed and grown the campus to one of the nation’s most complex and diverse private research universities, spending many weeks each year abroad with a particularly […]
Marie Vivas is the IB Americas University Relations Manager. She has overall responsibility for university recognition in the Americas region, working closely with admissions professionals counseling university bound students. Last week was National School Counseling Week and as a former Counselor and current advocate for counselors within the IB, Marie wanted to share her reflections, […]
Happy Almost Weekend! I wanted to share information about upcoming IB College Fairs that you can share with your students and parents as they explore begin the college exploration process. Enjoy!
Share your best idea, innovation or inspiration with the IB community by submitting a proposal to present at the IB Global Conference in Orlando.
Rachelle Bernadel is the IB’s University Relations Administrator at the IB Global Centre in Bethesda, MD, USA. She is also an IB graduate of Parkdale High School in Riverdale, Maryland. The Good News Letter is a resource created by the University Relations team at the International Baccalaureate. It is sent out every other month to […]
Rachelle Bernadel is the IB’s University Relations Administrator at the IB Global Centre in Bethesda, MD, USA. She is also an IB graduate of Parkdale High School in Riverdale, Maryland. As we move into the winter season, it tends to be a time of busyness. Busy organizing IB deadlines and helping students finalize college applications, […]
Seems like a loaded question right? At least from the perspective of those of us at the IB, we have a saying that “Any IB is better than no IB,” which is backed by research our organization and other external agencies have done. But when it comes down to guiding students to a specific pathway, […]